Many know that losses are inevitable, but a majority don't accept it and act like it's not supposed to happen. You can't avoid losses.
This small correction feels more brutal than any that we've had over the last couple of years, many think that this 2008 all over again. Maybe, it's a possibility, whatever. The chart below shows how 2008 played out--in case you forgot.
Live to fight another day. All you have to find motivation for the future is look at what the market typically does after big corrections.