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Why Not Knowing Can Help You Become Better At Investing

Quote The more you learn the less you know anonymous wise person

People like to know “things”. More specifically, people like to be seen as “knowing things”. The more knowledgeable, the better.

It’s even become a point of pride and a yardstick for measurement in society, where people who are deemed to be “intelligent”, or “smart”, are held up to have the highest chances of success (in this case, success is almost always narrowly defined as making a lot of money).

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Einstein Shows Us Why Perspective Is Important For Investors

Quote Salman Rushdie Reality is a question of perspective

Thought and knowledge are nothing more than a matter of perspective, subject to constant revision through the passage of time. What is taken to be “true” today can very easily be disproven tomorrow, likewise what is believed to be “false” today can be proven to be plausible tomorrow.

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You Need To Think In Relatives When Investing

two sided thinking in relatives

One of the first things new currency traders learn is that theirs is a market of relatives. Every currency is always quoted against another, hence a currency has to go up or down relative to another one.

Saying the EUR went up is a meaningless statement; because – relative to what?

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