After reading the thread on WSO about 'what do you fear' I noticed a few responses about being average and not living to your full potential etc. I said in that thread my fear was living a normal and boring lifestyle and a few users agreed with me.
I tend to look down at people who aren't ambitious. I went to a friend's house that was super nice, 4 guest bedrooms, all sandstone, he had a Brand C Class and he was only 19 etc and his parents owned a business. He was a great guy and was very welcoming. But part of me couldn't help but look down at his attitude as he isn't ambitious at all, not going to college or doing a trade or having an ambitious attitude. Look I come from a good background and my parents are probably worth low to mid 7 figures but that really don't buy status items etc and keep it very humble for me and my siblings, but living off my parents hard work doesn't sit well with me.
My point is that when someone just wants to live a cruisey life and not try and grab life by the balls I lose respect for them. I know this is wrong and life isn't just succeeding and doing the right things but I feel because of my own attitude this impacts my valuations of others in general. Ambitious is a broad term but I guess hardworking, motivated, hustler etc is what I'm trying to get across as.
Does anyone else on WSO look down on others who aren't ambitious?
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