🇨🇦 Up here in the great white north, our sport is ice hockey.
(Even though our OFFICIAL national sport is lacrosse. But I digress.)
I played it growing up, as did my younger brothers and thousands of other Canadians.
And a saying that we always heard around the rink was: “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”
The author of that quote? Wayne Gretzky.
He was one of the best to ever lace up skates and, for his god-like abilities was bestowed with the nickname “The Great One.”
But the truth of that quote is relevant whether we’re talking about taking a shot on goal in hockey or starting to trade options.
So many overthink the different approaches: trying for the perfect technique, plan or pattern before they make a move and take a shot.
But the sad reality is: more is missed by people sitting on the sidelines waiting than by people getting involved and trying.
At least when you’re in the game, you have a chance to score.
But if you’ve pulled yourself out of the game, you have NO chance.
Your Minister of Capitalism,
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