Over decades of market cycles of Bulls and Bears'; and even many more countless waves of UPs and DOWNs in the market; after every decade of actions in the market when you look at your bank account; you are smiling or even better you are laughing!
OMG! I have arrived. FIRE!
When someone asked you; how you did over these decades of actions in the market.
Now you start thinking back ....
Damn Hard work, Damn Patience and Damn Discipline?
Give Win-Win answer.
It is dumb luck!
Lucky never sell my winners. Lucky got take profits before market crashes. Lucky got cut losses before market crashes. Lucky got big war chest. Lucky this. Luck that.
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