(Unlegitimately rich would be like Bernie Maddoff, that I don’t want).
(For clarity, I’m talking about being really rich – £10 million / $15 million net worth or more).
After a surprisingly low point, more money doesn’t make you happier.
For instance, I come from a loud Irish family, and I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been pulled aside at family parties with aunts, uncles and cousins confiding in me, as if I were some priest on Sunday confession.
When you're quiet, you don't come across as judgmental.
This is to the quiet ones; the ones who are unapologetically shy.