I know sometimes my wording may seem strong or harsh, but it’s intent is to shake one out of their emotional state back to a rational one. Emotion-based or fear-based will almost always make the wrong decision at the worst time.
It’s why we’re numbers-based, rational, logical. We pick solid companies. We diversify. We buy them fundamentally cheap. We take advantage of downtrends with our cash, to get lower prices. We reap above average dividends. We have assets that can potentially go up in a downtrend, etc.