Hindsight is 20 20 I’m told. Prophetic sight levels vary.
Listening to the Spirit improves your ability to see what’s ahead. Listening to prophets who are listening to the Spirit helps.
Even if all you ever seem to have working is learning from mistakes, if you really do learn something from each one, your game will improve. Some of the most effective lessons on knowing the Shepherd’s voice can be gained through missing it.
If you are intentional, you can walk through life and either win or learn in every event.