Careful what you wish for in life — you just might get it.
Winning the lottery, for instance. Most people don’t understand how much winning the lottery can change a life.
First off, lottery taxes will diminish the size of your winnings significantly.
Then family, friends, even strangers will beg you for money incessantly. You’ll no longer be an average person and will lose your privacy.
If you need convincing, here is a list of ordinary people who won the lottery and then unceremoniously lost it all.