Most of us are living from the outside - in and let circumstances and conditions decide how we feel, think and what actions we are taking. If the news are telling you the economy is bad, you probably start to worry and get anxious. But there is always people that make money in crises because they create the circumstances of their liking. This might be a tough one to understand but you create and are responsible for the outside circumstances. Remember first is the action then the reaction.
Consciously or not, there are existing lineages of families who have been using a specific success formula.