Category Archives: Pep Talk

THE STOCK TRADER’S TWO DEEP SEATED INSTINCTS

Human nature hasn’t changed, especially when it comes to managing risk and the uncertainty associated with it.

WE WERE ALL CHILDREN…ONCE?

The next time someone tells you that you cannot trade, that you should come to your senses and stop acting like a child… thank them for the compliment and go jump in the biggest mud puddle you can find!

THE SUCCESSFUL TRADER … ACCORDING TO MARK DOUGLAS

There is a reason why so few traders succeed.

THE PRO VS THE CRITIC

Time takes care of the professional and the critic.

THE STOCK MARKET’S NEXT VICTIM

  vic•tim \ˈvik-təm\ : a person who is tricked, deceived, or duped. One who is acted on and usually adversely affected by a force or agent. A sucker, fool, chump, or loser.   The stock market does not care about you. The stock market does not care about your feelings of self worth, pride, dignity,…

THERE ARE THREE KINDS OF PEOPLE IN THE WORLD (AND IN THE STOCK MARKET)

What kind of person you are “outside the charts” will help determine what kind of trader you will be “inside the charts”.

13 REASONS WHY I CAN NEVER BE A SUCCESSFUL STOCK TRADER

Excuses for failure are much easier to formulate in our minds than applying the discipline necessary to take the proper actions required for success.

TO BE HAPPY YOU MUST FIRST BE GRATEFUL

To be happy we must first be grateful.

GET OVER IT!

Depending on how long you have been trading the markets, you have experienced or will experience all of the following scenarios.

CHARLES T. MUNGER AND THE PRESCRIPTION FOR A LIFE OF MISERY

Resentment has always worked for me exactly as it worked for Carson. I cannot recommend it highly enough to you if you desire misery.