Some people have it, and some people don't...sir you definitely have it! I myself like the first one...although of course the Bimmer guys amongst us will probably prefer the last one...but I think your vision is exemplified in the first one...although none are bad...
The unique characteristic about people...they never rust...they are constantly changing and offer unique opportunities that are each a moment in time...
Thomas Edison said,
"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work."
Think about that the next time you want to give up after 2 or 3 attempts...