be able to sit on good positions. To be able to achieve that goal: 1) don't over leverage, if you amplify things too much, the noise will knock you out. 2) learn some technical skills to entry the market, good entries should show profit immediately, that will keep off a lot of pressure, which in turn help to sit on positions. 3) last but not least, don't think too much. In the end, money is all the same. Try to earn easy money instead of some acrobat transcations.