So true and such a common (daily or hourly) realization. We all tend to judge and rationalize our biases yet must be faced with the reality of placing trades and putting our risk capital on the line in order to get a chance to capitalize on opportunities.
One makes trades and throws smart darts at the board to hopefully generate potentially winning trades. Smart risk management will at least keep you in the game.
Now, managing those trades is a whole different ball game all together .