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The Proverbs of Greed

Thomas J. "Tommy" Humphreys (un)Original ideas on success and peace of mind Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings... Do as I say, not as I do! I wish you all the success in the world and just slightly less than my own It’s the obsessing that makes us successful, and it’s the obsessing that makes us miserable Pessimism is like a bad neighbourhood we need to escape from, but keeps sucking us back in To gain status, be the critic. To gain wealth, be the criticized Wealth Wealth is in your head All new ventures bring fortune, some in gold, others in wisdom The journey to prosperity starts with a strong and unwavering commitment to succeed Wealth is created in starting new ventures and reputations are earned in finishing them The most important skill for wealth creation is not hard work. The most important skill for wealth creation is pattern recognition. Work harder if this does not come easily to you He who helps the rich shall gain wealth, but he who helps the poor shall find