I ended each day this week green for the first time since I started trading. Since last Thursday, I haven’t had a red day.
When you feel better about your circumstances, you feel better about yourself. When you feel better about yourself, your confidence increases - and when your confidence increases, you feel, in that moment, like you’re able to accomplish anything.
As I mentioned in my blog from earlier this week, the market was painstakingly slow. Today was a great week to practice self-discipline and I did a stellar job.. until I didn’t.
If you take away anything from this, take this: While our results may indicate our level of progress, sometimes not doing anything is a bigger measure of progress than doing the wrong thing.