And why did I say young person? As if us older people didn't fall into the same traps?
A few minutes ago, I wrote:. . . young person's temptation . . .
Campbell Ritchie wrote:… which is a common saying on this side of the Pond, whose meaning should be obvious.
You tell us in the book how you managed to earn money from rents, and also how you resisted the usual young person's temptation to spend all the money you have.
Do you think everybody can emulate what you achieved, or only some people, or everybody partially?
That is a very interesting way to look at it. I shall have to remember that phrase.
John Sonmez wrote:. . . gifts forward in time to yourself, . . .
Only if you don't say you want the book badly
Adam Scheller wrote:. . . Does this post gives me a chance to win the book, or do I have to create a new topic? I want this book badly
Also recording your expenses. I suspect that simply having to record every penny/cent you spend will discipline you, because you will think, “She will notice the €2.99 I spent on coffee and ask why.”
Enough is as good as a feast.