Entrepreneurs don’t like to say no to a lot of poeple. They know what it was like to be rejected, and they don’t want to give someone else that feeling of rejection.
The ability to say no is a privilege. If you say no to an idea, that means you have a lot of other ideas as well. If you say no to an applicant, it means you have a lot of applicants.
Entrepreneurs say no to someone not because they want the other person to feel rejected. Entrepreneurs say no to someone because they have a lot of options.
Every home run derby consists of four players. There are many players who are worthy to play, but only four players from each league can be chosen.