Most of us have heard the saying, “Birds of a feather flock together.” Well, that saying holds true not only for birds, but also for rich people, poor people and middle-class people. In other words, the rich network with the rich, the poor network with other poor people; and the middle-class hangs out with the middle class.
Rich Dad’s: The Business School 2nd Edition
He also said,
One idea this book wants to pass on is that a networking, marketing business is a business with people who are there to help you become richer. One question you may want to ask yourself is this:
If you are considering building your own business, this idea–the idea of being aware of whom you spend your time with and who your teachers are–is a very important consideration.
…because your family, friends and teachers are a very, very, very important element of your network.