Did you ever feelposted October 9th, 2019 at 4:28 PM Like people are purposely trying to stall your progress, like they don't want you move forward. Why would anyone do that? Show 21 Comments 21 Comments Post a Comment Who knows?Oct 9, 2019 at 10:53pmMaybe they feel that you're trying to progress at their expense. You can always go ask them to find out. Tall Poppy SyndromeOct 9, 2019 at 11:19pmThey don't call it that here, but absolutely a thing.Nobody likes clever, and many people are jealous of talent and success.Haters gonna hate. You get used to it, sort of. Yes, for a variety of reasonsOct 9, 2019 at 11:45pmSome people do what you describe from a place of deep insecurity and unhappiness. They are more interested in maintaining a shared sense of powerlessness (or power over you) than watching you soar. AnonymousOct 10, 2019 at 3:30amWe're bid against one another everyday like animals at a racetrack. You threaten someone. They're going to undermine your efforts. I wasOct 10, 2019 at 7:16amMarried to one. JustOct 10, 2019 at 8:11amcut them out of your life. You don’t need people like that. More often than not.Oct 10, 2019 at 8:24amPeople don’t like seeing their peers succeed. It has happened to me, when others try to shit on your progress. Here’s a little secret though... if you don’t let it affect you, and continue to shine, others will follow. I now try to surround myself with people full of love and positivity. They are out there, and just like me, they are rooting for you! Who cares progress to whereOct 10, 2019 at 9:42amlife is full of shit and so is all of these people who call it fun, in the sun. sometimesOct 10, 2019 at 9:54amIt's just jealously. don't take too much personallyOct 10, 2019 at 11:26amit's all part of our curriculum on this Planet of the Apes. Just try & try & try to become a better human being. All's good in the big picture. :-) LOAD MORE Join the Discussion Your name Comment * your name What's your name?