Personal balance and an enquiring curious critical mindset are essential for making successful investments in financial markets. Personal balance ia also required to deal with bad or partial information, and also to contain inner tendencies for making a tilted inner evaluation of a neutral external situation.
Then there are the manipulating strings connected to us which make us act as puppet, jumping and dancing to the pull of those ever so tenuous and totally invisible "strings".
After a while of looking hard we begin to notice some of the strings, and eventually we trace them back and discover that many people, organizations, random events or even nature itself are all pullers of our strings. We are a part of our environment, gifted with intelligence, and it is better for us if we use it.
Argentus Maximus, May 2015.