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If you're selfish - you will never earn as much as you can

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by ScrapeboxWorker, Aug 2, 2012.

  1. ScrapeboxWorker

    ScrapeboxWorker Regular Member

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    If you're selfish - you will never earn as much as you can.

    Yea, go on and do blackhat links on your competition.
    But hey dont report them, where is your honor?
    Let the battle be clear.
     
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  2. Jobless

    Jobless Junior Member

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    I speak English, so I only got the brunt end of your point about malicious backlinking, but in response to your thread title: you have it ass backwards, son.

    You'll never make as much as you can unless you're selfish and ambitious. Period. If you don't have the drive to cut off busted legs, and leave behind things/people that only hinder you, you wont make as much as you can if you weren't to do so.

    Weather or not you will is strictly about your satisfaction, and morality, but that's another discussion.
     
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  3. UpMyKilt

    UpMyKilt Registered Member

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    There is nothing wrong with being selfish, but at the same time having a set of values that allow you to succeed while still having honour about it. I selfishly want to leave a legacy to my sons - but I'm not going to do that by doing things that are not in line with my values.
     
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  4. Crystical

    Crystical Registered Member

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    Let me tell you this: I have never heard of anyone who is REALLY rich and who made it without being selfish and still has the same honour as they had before they started their journey. Sure, there are some lines even the most selfish don't cross, but the way you put it, is just naive.
     
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  5. jetti789

    jetti789 Junior Member

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    I think you are confusing selfish with self absorbed. It's not the same thing.
     
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  6. zJolt

    zJolt Junior Member

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    wow do people actually do this?
     
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  7. LongBanana

    LongBanana Regular Member

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    Yeah they do. It's a way for them to "take out" their competition. I am personally against it due to my moral and ethical values, but there are some willing to do anything to end up on top.
     
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  8. dragonblade

    dragonblade Newbie

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    If someone did that to you, it would SUCK big time!

    I think most people who made it big actually got there by giving value to other people..so in that case being self centered doesn't get you far - other people have money and you want them to give it to you. Therefore you need to make them want to give it to you. All the other "easy" stuff to trick this and trick that are going to work temporarily..so you could probably outsmart the system and make an o.k living like this, but probably not build a long-term performing asset that would blow up and be worth millions.
     
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  9. Tishoy

    Tishoy Regular Member

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    it's a cruel world my brother :) ..a lot of people will neglect their honor because of money.. some of they cuz they live in poverty and trying to escape from the situation others from pure greed
     
  10. bertbaby

    bertbaby Elite Member

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    I'm kinda of confused about this whole thread. Just get back to work folks!
     
  11. zJolt

    zJolt Junior Member

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    I'm confused too.