You see, the market is not a very kind, forgiving place. It does not discriminate between the rich or poor, your colour, creed, religion or even your gender. It treats one and all in the same manner.
How you are treated by
Mr Market really depends on what KIND of person you are. To those who are
greedy, ignorant, uneducated, lazy and uneducated; the market ROBS your $$.
But to those who are early, patient, diligent, experienced; the market
I have been serverly disciplined by the market in
the past. Do read my story in the thread "Becoming A Successful Investor".
Through the pain, I have come to one conclusion. In this game of investing, I am
my worse enemy. Other words, whether I win or lose will depend on my own
character. If I am arrogant, the market will humble me. If I am diligent, the
market will reward me.