Well, one attitude I think that new traders sometimes have is they feel they just have to do something. I mean, the markets can be an exciting place and you sort of get wrapped up in ‘I have to do something.’ ‘I see the market moving. Right now, I have to act.’ But I think if you do that, you start forcing entries, and when you force entries often your trades are not following your rules and they often don’t work-out. And then what happens is now you’ve got a loss and you get frustrated, and now what you want to do is get right back in and make up what you just lost. So I think you got to step back, just like you mother might have said, count to 10 before you blurt out something. I think it’s the same with trading. You just have to step back a little bit, wait for entries, and have a little bit of system-matic choice.
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