In this world of people talking about mistakes in the current situation of the markets does this quote hold true? In this year, when I made many mistakes (seems to be the same story year after year... ), this quote struck me. From the mistakes I made - I am sure happy to have made those mistakes... - I would rather have learnt my lesson from those mistakes than not have had the experiences for the fear of making the mistake.
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing." --George Bernard Shaw, Nobel laureate in literature
So in any case it looks like years before I learn to understand myself and until then perhaps I will keep making mistakes.
beginning to understand myself. But it would have been great to be able
to understand myself when I was 20 rather than when I was 82." --Dave Brubeck, American jazz pianist