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Whenever I read about some company undertaking a cost-cutting program, I know it's not a company that really knows what costs are all about. Spurts don't work in this area. The really good manager does not wake up in the morning and say, "This is the day I'm going to cut costs," any more than he wakes up and decides to practice breathing.
-- Warren Buffett

Investing is putting out money to be sure of getting more money back later at an appropriate rate.
-- Warren Buffett

"Never invest in any idea you can’t illustrate with a crayon."
-- Peter Lynch



One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
-- Napoleon Hill

I find it quite useful to think of a free-market economy - or partly free market economy - as sort of the equivalent of an ecosystem. Just as animals flourish in niches, people who specialize in some narrow niche can do very well.
-- Charlie Munger

"How do you feel? Forbes asked.
"Like an oversexed guy in a whorehouse. Now is the time to invest and get rich."
-- Warren Buffett

"I never buy anything unless I can fill out on a piece of paper my reasons. I may be wrong, but I would know the answer to that. "I'm paying $32 billion today for the Coca Cola Company because..." If you can't answer that question, you shouldn't buy it. If you can answer that question, and you do it a few times, you'll make a lot of money."
-- Warren Buffett

“Markets are inefficient because of human nature – innate, deep-rooted, permanent. People don’t consciously choose to invest with emotion - they simply can’t help it.
-- Seth Klarman

“What are you doing your competitors aren’t doing yet?”
-- Philip A. Fisher

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

Close friends and relatives, while not meaning to do so, often handicap one through "opinions" and sometimes through ridicule, which is meant to be humorous. Thousands of men and women carry inferiority complexes with them all through life, because some well-meaning but ignorant person destroyed their confidence through "opinions" or ridicule.
-- Napoleon Hill

“In short, we believe market efficiency is a fine academic theory that is unlikely ever to bear meaningful resemblance to the real world of investing.”
-- Seth Klarman

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

The chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too hard to be broken.
- Talk to Columbia Business School
-- Warren Buffett

In investing, just as in baseball, to put runs on the scoreboard, one must watch the playing field, not the scoreboard.
-- Warren Buffett

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

"It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently."
-- Warren Buffett

"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