12 Qualities of Remarkably Courageous People

Evan Spiegel
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They Have the Courage to Say, "No."

Maybe you wouldn't have the courage to say no to $3 billion, but do you have the courage to say no to requests for unusual favors, for unreasonable demands on your time, or to people who are only concerned with their own interests? Saying yes is the easy move. Saying no, when you know you'll later resent or regret having said yes, is much harder -- but is often the best thing to do, both for you and for the other person.
Don't be afraid to say no.