Archive for November, 2013

November 24, 2013

21 Ways Rich People Think Differently

I have been constantly fighting the thoughts of an “Average” person. I find this to be the id in the fight with id and ego. It is culturally influenced and has been influenced and is still being influenced. I have fallen into the depths of going to college, going to college has created college debt, the creation of college debt has manufactured the need to work this debt off. Along with working the debt, I have to find a way to support myself. There are still many opportunities however to achieve economic fufillment. I believe a key element to empowering the self and cool the conflict between id and ego is to be adventurous and creative. People like Jay Z and Oprah have gone through many a rough patches related to linear thinking and have found ways, before and after they hit it rich, that got them where they are today.

teremity

World’s richest woman Gina Rinehart is enduring a media firestorm over an article in which she takes the “jealous” middle class to task for ‘drinking or smoking and socializing’ rather than working to earn their own fortune. 

What if she has a point? 

Steve Siebold, author of ‘How Rich People Think’ spent nearly three decades interviewing millionaires around the world to find out what separates them from everyone else. 

It had little to do with money itself, he told Business Insider. It was about their mentality.

“[The middle class] tells people to be happy with what they have,” he said. “And on the whole, most people are steeped in fear when it comes to money.”

Average people think MONEY is the root of all evil. Rich people believe POVERTY is the root of all evil.

“The average person has been brainwashed to believe rich people are lucky or dishonest,” Siebold…

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