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"First, many in Wall Street - a community in which quality control is not prized - will sell investors anything they will buy."
- 2000 Letter to Shareholders
-- Warren Buffett

"When they open that envelope, the first instruction is to take my pulse again."
- 2001 Annual Meeting after mentioning that the instructions of his succession are sealed in an envelope at headquarters.
-- Warren Buffett

"We've long felt that the only value of stock forecasters is to make fortune tellers look good. Even now, Charlie and I continue to believe that short-term market forecasts are poison and should be kept locked up in a safe place, away from children and also from grown-ups who behave in the market like children."
- At the bottom of the bear market in October 1974 a Forbes article interviewed Buffett. Buffett, for the first time in his life, made public prediction about the stock market.
-- Warren Buffett



"13. In the foreseeable future will the growth of the company require sufficient equity financing so that the large number of shares then outstanding will largely cancel the existing benefit from this anticipated growth?"
-- Philip A. Fisher - "One of the Fifteen points to look for in a common stock"

"Don’t follow the crowd."
-- Philip A. Fisher - "One of the don'ts for investors"

What you really want to do in investments is figure out what's important and knowable. If it's unimportant or unknowable you forget about it.
-- Warren Buffett

"I like to go for cinches. I like to shoot fish in a barrel. But I like to do it after the water has run out."- Oct. 2003 talking with Wharton MBA students
-- Warren Buffett

"9. Does the company have depth to its management?"
-- Philip A. Fisher - "One of the Fifteen points to look for in a common stock"

"Great investment opportunities come around when excellent companies are surrounded by unusual circumstances that cause the stock to be misappraised."
— Warren Buffett

"The most common cause of low prices is pessimism-some times pervasive, some times specific to a company or industry. We want to do business in such an environment, not because we like pessimism but because we like the prices it produces. It's optimism that is the enemy of the rational buyer."
1990 Chairman's Letter to Shareholders
-- Warren Buffett

Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
-- Kahlil Gibran

"Wall Street is the only place that people ride to work in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway."
-- Warren Buffett

Comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, then a master. And then it becomes a tamer, and with a hook and whip it makes puppets of your larger desires.
-- Kahlil Gibran

Stocks are simple. All you do is buy shares in a great business for less than the business is intrinsically worth, with managers of the highest integrity and ability. Then you own those shares forever.
-- Warren Buffett

"[Gold] gets dug out of the ground in Africa, or someplace. Then we melt it down, dig another hole, bury it again and pay people to stand around guarding it. It has no utility. Anyone watching from Mars would be scratching their head."
Harvard, 1998
-- Warren Buffett

There is always something to worry about. Avoid weekend thinking and ignore the latest dire predictions of the newscasters. Sell a stock because the company's fundamentals deteriorate, not because the sky is falling.
-- Peter Lynch

Never, ever, think about something else when you should be thinking about the power of incentives.
-- Charlie Munger

"Time is the enemy of the poor business and the friend of the great business. If you have a business that's earning 20%-25% on equity, time is your friend. But time is your enemy if your money is in a low return business."
- 1998 Berkshire Annual Meeting
-- Warren Buffett