sarosar - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.]]> <![CDATA[The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective.]]> <![CDATA[You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.]]> <![CDATA[Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.]]> <![CDATA[I always knew I was going to be rich. I don't think I ever doubted it for a minute.]]> <![CDATA[If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.]]> <![CDATA[It's far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.]]> <![CDATA[If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.]]> <![CDATA[I don't look to jump over 7-foot bars: I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.]]> <![CDATA[Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing.]]> <![CDATA[It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.]]> <![CDATA[We enjoy the process far more than the proceeds.]]> <![CDATA[Our favorite holding period is forever.]]> <![CDATA[When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.]]> <![CDATA[Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.]]> <![CDATA[I never attempt to make money on the stock market. I buy on the assumption that they could close the market the next day and not reopen it for five years.]]> <![CDATA[A public opinion poll is no substitute for thought.]]> <![CDATA[You do things when the opportunities come along. I've had periods in my life when I've had a bundle of ideas come along, and I've had long dry spells. If I get an idea next week, I'll do something. If not, I won't do a damn thing.]]> <![CDATA[Great investment opportunities come around when excellent companies are surrounded by unusual circumstances that cause the stock to be misappraised.]]> <![CDATA[The investor of today does not profit from yesterday's growth.]]> <![CDATA[Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.]]>