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The Disadvantages of Long Term Thinking

The ability to think long term is generally considered an advantage with no downside.  It is very useful in that it enables one to delay gratification.  Rather than focussing on immediate rewards, one can devise strategies that will bring greater rewards in the future.  Coupled with a very realistic worldview, it makes one, inasmuch as…