At RBC for 30 years. Left business 3 yrs ago. 55 ,( the oldest I've ever been ) Have made and lost millions over the years. lost $300,000 in a day once. Expensive lesson. Never get emotionally attached to a stock. They're inanimate. From Montreal.
The man who succeeds above his fellows is the one who early in life, clearly discerns his object, and towards that object habitually directs his powers. Even genius itself is but fine observation strengthened by fixity of purpose.