Everyone believes they’re the good guy – no one thinks they are the bad guy – not even Al Capone.
I have spent the best years of my life giving people the lighter pleasures, helping them have a good time, and all I get is abuse, the existence of a hunted man.
Credit: Al Capone
In the above video by former CIA undercover officer Amaryllis Fox, she points out a simple truth that her work has taught her:
Everybody believes they are the good guy.
The only real way to disarm your enemy is to listen to them.
- Psychology Today: Why Bad Guys Think They’re Good Guys
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