… and technologies, the situation is completely different than it used to be 10,20 and 30 years ago. But it depends on the particular person. If you are lazy, it does not matter which country do you live in. And if you want to achieve something, change something, it does not matter where you live.
“I’d been unable to sell encyclopedias, and I’d despised it to boot. I’d been slightly better at selling mutual funds, but I’d felt dead inside. So why was selling shoes so different? Because, I realized, it wasn’t selling. I believed in running. I believed that if people got out and ran a few miles every day, the world would be a better place, and I believed these shoes were better to run in. People, sensing my belief, wanted some of that belief for themselves. Belief, I decided. Belief is irresistible.”