LOL! Yes, I could have written that. ( I didn't.) That is pretty much the way I see things.
I do have to plead guilty to breaking rule #5.
I don't know why, but when my ship begins to take on water, I suddenly suffer a rare bout of optimism.
But to be fair, I have lost both ways, by selling stuff too early that eventually did recover (PIR and HOOK which is now BREW) and selling stuff way too late (CDL, which became CTDB.OB, and finally, after bankruptcy, CDELA, a turd DIS dumped on me, and to which I foolishly added, before selling at a tremendous loss).
Comment section is hilariously typical of financial message boards. Overall mood: making money is meh. MEGO. What we really do here, our core competency, is we tell complete strangers we know more than Bernard Baruch did.