After telling a personal DGU story, he knocked one out of the park with this:
When some pearl-clutcher tells you, you don’t need something, and you will just hurt yourself with it and just leave your self reliance to the professionals. Go out and buy what they tell you not to have. Go out and buy two of them.Boom.
Never let anyone who doesn't have any skin in your personal business dictate how you run it or what you need (or don't need) to run it.