Things I've Learned
Life is made up of important lessons.
- Free will is God’s greatest gift.
- Experience is a close second.
- Negative energy is wasted energy.
- You gotta have faith.
- Hope isn’t a viable investment vehicle.
- The only difference between intervention and manipulation is communication.
- One hand washes the other.
- Good traders know how to make money but great traders know how to take a loss.
- Where you stand is a function of where you sit.
- Life is shaped by decisions made.
- Take the high road. It’s less crowded and boasts a much better view.
- To appreciate where we are, you must understand how we got here.
- The opposite of love isn’t hate; it’s apathy.
- Stay out of debt.
- The friction between opinions is where true education resides.
- A dream is only as powerful as those who believe in it.
- Money comes and goes.
- The best way to build a growth company is by surrounding yourself with people who can themselves grow.
- Tenacity and resolve are the hallmarks of success.
- View obstacles as opportunities.
- The only difference between a lesson and a mistake is the ability to learn from it.
- The definition of an investment should never be a trade gone awry.
- By the time you get to where you think you want to be, the journey will be over.
- Think positive.
Todd Harrison is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Minyanville. Prior to his current role, Mr. Harrison was President and head trader at a $400 million dollar New York-based hedge fund. Todd welcomes your comments and/or feedback at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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