Warren Edward Buffett (born 1930) is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is considered by some to be one of the most successful investors in the world.
463. Action seems to follow feeling, but really action and feeling go together; and by regulating the action, which is under the more direct control of the will, we can indirectly regulate the feeling, which is not.
464. If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
465. You can’t win an argument. You can’t because if you lose it, you lose it; and if you win it, you lose it.
466. All of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon – instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
467. If you can’t sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It’s the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
199. Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.
200. In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
201. Wall Street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway.
202. 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.
203. Basically, when you get to my age, you'll really measure your success in life by how many of the people you want to have love you actually do love you.
204. It's far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.
205. You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.