Quotes From Warren Buffet

Quotes From Warren Buffet


Warren Buffet is the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Known for being the most successful investor and one of the richest persons in the world, Warren Buffet has a whole lot of things to get inspired from. Here are some of the most inspiring quotes from Warren Buffet, this wealthy philanthropist.

1. “Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”

2. “Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.”

3. “The investor of today does not profit from yesterday’s growth.”

4. “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”

5. “A public-opinion poll is no substitute for thought.”

6. “Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.”

7. “If you get to my age in life and nobody thinks well of you, I don’t care how big your bank account is, your life is a disaster.”

8. “If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.”

9. “Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it.”

10. “It’s better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behaviour is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.”

11. “There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.”

12. “I don’t look to jump over 7-foot bars: I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.”

13. “Only when the tide goes out do you discover who’s been swimming naked.”

14. “Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them. If they were jerks before they had money, they are simply jerks with a billion dollars.”

15. “We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful.”

16. “The big question about how people behave is whether they’ve got an Inner Scorecard or an Outer Scorecard. It helps if you can be satisfied with an Inner Scorecard.”

17. “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”

18. “When you combine ignorance and leverage, you get some pretty interesting results.”

19. “We enjoy the process far more than the proceeds.”

20. “I always knew I was going to be rich. I don’t think I ever doubted it for a minute.”

21. “The best thing I did was to choose the right heroes.”

22. “Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.”

23. “The only way to get love is to be lovable. It’s very irritating if you have a lot of money. You’d like to think you could write a check: ‘I’ll buy a million dollars’ worth of love.’ But it doesn’t work that way. The more you give love away, the more you get.”

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