I hope the neighbour's cow dies

Performance Anxiety, Perfectionism, Personalities.

I hope the neighbour's cow dies

Postby SteveR » Fri May 15, 2009 6:04 am

There is a saying in Serbian, which is 'I hope the neighbour's cow dies'. Abramovich used it lately. Do they all wish you to do your best?
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Re: I hope the neighbour's cow dies

Postby Andy Evans » Sun May 31, 2009 12:17 am

The obvious thing that springs to mind is the media - the media needs its share of good boys and bad boys. Sometimes even in the same person who falls off the pedestal.

One other irony is that on tests of values, performers list "competition" in the least favoured values. the same individuals also score very high on competitiveness. Seems like competitive people don't like competition!

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