My gut was telling me to run, but my heart was reasoning “they mean well, they’re just misguided.” I now listen to my gut and limit my time with them.
It doesn’t matter how smart you are, it doesn’t matter how talented you are, which skills you have, where you are born, or which family you came from. The most important thing if you want to be successful in life is the people you surround yourself with.
Motivational speaker Jim Rohn famously said that ‘You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.’
I am the average of the five people I spend the most time with.
You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.