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greg dahlen

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Many people in this world are more famous than me. I guess that means they're better people than me, right? And better than you, right?

I probably don't even need to example some people more famous than me, famous for their positive achievements. Brad Pitt; Bill Gates; Peyton Manning; and so on. If they're more famous than me for good things they've done, that means they're better than me, right? And also better than you, right?

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    Mar 21 2013: no, not at all. they are simply better than you and me at what they do, not a better person. any NBA players is better than me at basketball but i'm pretty sure that i'm better than any or most of them at something like databases or business software.

    unfortunately, our society created the illusion that fame make you a super man. you do have more power by being famous and more money, but that does not make a better person. actually, quite the opposite may happen when people are overwhelmed by fame and its disadvantages
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      Mar 21 2013: I agree....any NBA player is better than me at bastktball, and I bet I could show them a thing or two in the gardens:>)
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        Mar 21 2013: That I am growing lettuce in my kichen garden is because of you my friend. Thank you so much.:)
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          Mar 21 2013: That is GREAT Pabitra. Did you know that I am famous for encouraging and supplying garden addicts?
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      Mar 21 2013: Hi QF! You do look like my cousin but with better eyesight :) Cheers!

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