I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
- Michael Jordan
An amateur trader on and off for 13 years, striving to make profits while holding down a regular day job. The most important lessons I've learned are to resist emotional impulses to trade and to know when to sit out.