Friday, 2 September 2011

The effective way to financial security (Part 7 of 10)

Our world looks orderly because we have trained ourselves to disregard inconsistencies.

Familiarity does not necessarily breed contempt, but it often renders individuals overconfident. Immigrants that arrive in a new country make observations that puzzle those whose ancestors have lived there for generations.

Watch out for the entrapment of safety so that you do not fall asleep.

Our two most precious assets, our health and our mind, depreciate with excessive comfort. Our two most valuable qualities, ambition and persistence, vanish as soon as we take them for granted.

To be continued in the next post.


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