By John Sonmez February 20, 2014

Why You Don’t Want To Win The Lottery

We'd all like to win the lottery right? Well, in this video I talk about why winning the lottery might not be such a good idea. I've found that in life, we only can enjoy and appreciate something that we have actually earned. It turns out when we are given something without having to work for it, we are robbed from the enjoyment of it–at least in the long term.

You may disagree with me, but at least check the video out and tell me why, if you do.

 

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About the author

John Sonmez

John Sonmez is the founder of Simple Programmer and a life coach for software developers. He is the best selling author of the book "Soft Skills: The Software Developer's Life Manual."