Step away from your emotions before making that important decision ... Emotional people make too many costly mistakes.

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  • Featured on the home page on May 16th 2018
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Step away from your emotions before making that important decision ... Emotional people make too many costly mistakes.

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So true

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VicZinc VicZinc

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That's a good one Will.

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SynysterGates SynysterGates OP

I have to agree with you there. I try not to let my emotions get the best of me when making important decisions. I have two on my mind right now that I have to think through and try to come to a logical conclusion.

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Rooster Rooster

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Smart way to look at it ... never rush decisions and get advice from others if you can.

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SynysterGates SynysterGates OP

feelings vs thinking

will it help me
or
will hurt me

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Neanderthal_Momdoer Neanderthal_Momdoer

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Forget the feelings go straight to thinking.

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SynysterGates SynysterGates OP

making a decision based on emotions can hurt, best to think things through first....lesson learned...this should apply in all aspects....

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symplycurious symplycurious

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Yes.. Exactly, emotions make bad decisions. Let your thoughs make them.

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SynysterGates SynysterGates OP

Feelers make great parental units. Unless they're the type that only feel content when supplementing the most sadistic of their feeler feelings. In fairness, those ones are usually more delusional than emotional.

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ForkNdaRoad ForkNdaRoad

How many costly mistakes would be about right?

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that_guy that_guy

I think a "good decision" needs both emotion and logic.

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Trish Trish

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Way less emotion is better.

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SynysterGates SynysterGates OP

I've seen people make logical costly mistakes because they ignored their intuition.

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Vrendowl Vrendowl

If you mean emotion shouldn't be the major factor in decisions ... yes. But without emotions playing some part, there would be far less charitable giving.

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Walt_OReagun Walt_OReagun

That's what I did in my first career...everyone was telling me how good the position was, big money...etc... Big mistake.

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Sukiesnow Sukiesnow

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And now you know ... I'm sure that won't happen again.

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SynysterGates SynysterGates OP

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Yes...it won't happen again since I will always factor my emotions in decisions.

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