One of the ways you’re getting tripped up when you’re going for your goals is to listen to people who do not support your dreams. It’s not because they are bad people or trying to sabotage you. They are taking your dream and interpreting it from their frame of reference.
And you know what that framework looks like?
They look at your situation as if it were them. And since they couldn’t picture having success with it, then that means you can’t. And they want to protect you from possible, inevitable failure. They mean well, so don’t get upset. Just smile, nod and say, “Watch me!”