The fact is, most people are going to want you to fail. It may not be clear to them, or it may not be clear to you, but their basic instinct is to want your work to fall apart and have it all go wrong. It’s a very rare thing to find someone who genuinely wants you to succeed if they aren’t invested in that success.
Why Everyone Wants You To Fuck Up.
J. Westenberg 🌈

I think the takeaway from the whole thing should be to stop wasting energy wanting everyone to fuck up or wondering if everyone wants us to fuck up, and instead, focus all that energy on moving forward.