If I don’t ever see myself giving a TED talk, then why would I ever apply for one?
When there’s no one around me going to college, then why should I put in all this effort to ace this final?
If you think that you’ll always be in debt, then you’re right. You never make decisions to get out of it. Instead, you amplify the story you tell yourself about money.
This is why the status quo plays such a powerful role in our day-to-day lives.
Expectations don’t define us but they certainly do drive us.
How we see ourselves changes the way how you do things.
People like us do stuff like this.