Warren Buffet’s Ten Top Plus One Quotes to Think About
- Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
- Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.
- The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
- It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.
- There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
- What we learn from history is that people don’t learn from history.
- I learned to go into business only with people whom I like, trust, and admire.
- Honesty is a very expensive gift; don’t expect it from cheap people.
- Nothing sedates rationality like large doses of effortless money.
- Games are won by players who focus on the playing field –- not by those whose eyes are glued to the scoreboard.
- Somebody once said that in looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if you don’t have the first, the other two will kill you. You think about it; it’s true. If you hire somebody without [integrity], you really want them to be dumb and lazy.
And the advice hardest to hear and the most difficult to act upon
- Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.