Originally Posted by TLud
I'm one of those guys that had (has) to bust his ass to get where I am today, and I have nothing against guys who have parents with the means to buy them nice things. I probably wouldn't have turned down an M3 or P-car if I were in their shoes. That said, I'm not jealous of them by any stretch, because I know that having to work for everything myself gave me a drive and determination that most young people just don't have because I never had a safety net.
navfaz, it sounds like you appreciate what you have. Just keep working hard and try to be as independent as you can. It'll pay off later in life.
nice to see folks got their heads on straight these days.