Often, this intimation and hatred will begin when notable (sane) people begin to publicly affirm your success. Those who are not sane will be angry, imitate, copy your work and take credit, or downplay what you’ve done. Realize that this is literally the nicest thing they are able to do.
The 7 Signs That You’re Onto Something Big
Chad Grills
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I had never thought “this is literally the nicest thing they are able to do”.