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"I will tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful."
- lecturing to a group of students at Columbia U. He was 21 years old.
-- Warren Buffett

The subconscious mind makes no distinction between constructive and destructive thought impulses. It works with the material we feed it, through our thought impulses. The subconscious mind will translate into reality a thought driven by fear, just as readily as it will translate into reality a thought driven by courage or faith.
-- Napoleon Hill

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like. The most essential step in the marketing of personal services is that of selecting an occupation into which you can throw yourself wholeheartedly.
-- Napoleon Hill



If someone goes through life and measures themselves solely by how much money they have, or how much money they earned last year, sooner or later they're going to end up in trouble.
-- Warren Buffett

“I would rather lose half our shareholders…than lose half our shareholder’s money.”
-- Jean-Marie Eveillard

"We will never become dependent on the kindness of strangers. Instead, we will always arrange our affairs so that any requirements for cash we may conceivably have will be dwarfed by our own liquidity."
-- Warren Buffet

"Being short and seeing a promoter take a stock up is very irritating. It’s not worth it to have so much irritation in your life."
-- Charlie Munger

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
-- Napoleon Hill

You can change behavior by incentives, but you can't usually change behavior by sermons, although people try every Sunday.
-- Warren Buffett

"Of one thing be certain: if a CEO is enthused about a particularly foolish acquisition, both his internal staff and his outside advisors will come up with whatever projections are needed to justify his stance. Only in fairy tales are emperors told that they are naked."
-- Warren Buffett

"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago."
-- Warren Buffett

The sillier the market's behavior, the greater the opportunity for the business-like investor.
-- Warren Buffett

The ideal business is one that earns very high returns on capital and that keeps using lots of capital at those high returns. That becomes a compounding machine.
-- Warren Buffett

"7. Does the company have outstanding labor and personnel relations?"
-- Philip A. Fisher - "One of the Fifteen points to look for in a common stock"

Our future rates of gain will fall far short of those achieved in the past. Berkshire's capital base is now simply too large to allow us to earn truly outsized returns. If you believe otherwise, you should consider a career in sales but avoid one in mathematics (bearing in mind that there are really only three kinds of people in the world: those who can count and those who can't).
- 1998 Chairman's Letter to Shareholders
-- Warren Buffett

“The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective.”
-- Warren Buffett

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
-- Napoleon Hill

"If you don't feel comfortable owning something for 10 years, then don't own it for 10 minutes."
-- Warren Buffett