Many people who come from hardships or grew up in poverty, often find themselves feeling like a fraud the closer they get to success. Sometimes the success they have achieved (or are working towards) feels fake. When this happens, they are unable to experience happiness from their success or even recognize their own success. It is almost like they live their lives looking in from the outside. Believe it or not, this is quite common and has a name-Imposter Syndrome.
For more information on this, please read the article posted by Medical News today. https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321730
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