A: A: How is that guy so rich? Is he self made (successful by his own efforts) or did he inherit it all (have it passed down from his family)?
B: 100% self made.
A: That’s pretty impressive but shocking. He doesn’t strike me as (appear to me to be) a really smart guy.
B: He’s smarter than he let’s on (allows others to think) and he’s got a ton of heart (determined and enthusiastic). He’s a real grinder (hard worker) and just outworks the competition. He’s also not afraid to roll the dice.
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