“You may all go to Hell, I’m going to Texas.” – Davy Crockett
Like many great Texans, I am a not a native of my adoptive state of Texas. I came here in my twenties for a better political and business climate. What I found was that it is not the politics of Texas that makes it great, but the optimism of the people.
Many people say that it is the Texas ego, but I believe it is just the natural outlook of Texans to believe that everything will be okay and that we can do better. That is the same mindset that used to be known as American exceptionalism, but magnify it and you find Texas exceptionalism.
We have a great economy in Texas partially because we expect to have a great economy in Texas and that leads us to act like it. It’s a ……. read more here.