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Quotes - Investing

"Bear Market: An episode during which common stocks are returned to their rightful owners." - Traditional Wall Street definition

“Put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket" - Andrew Carnegie         

"You can't get rich trading hours for dollars." - Unknown

"The whole secret of investment is to find places where it's safe and wise to non-diversify. It's just that simple." - Charlie Munger

"Everyone is a disciplined, long-term investor...until the market goes down." -Steve Forbes             

“Every decade or so, dark clouds will fill the economic skies, and they will briefly rain gold.” - Warren Buffet                     

“....Give me bad news any day over complete uncertainty." -Jim Paulsen               

“To repeat, while such an index-driven strategy may not be the best investment strategy ever devised, the number of investment strategies that are worse is infinite.”-John Bogle   

“Let every man divide his money into three parts, and invest a third in land, a third in business, and a third let him keep by him in reserve.” - Ancient Talmud 

“'It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future'” -Yogi  Berra

"How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case." - Robert G. Allen

"The four most dangerous words in investing are: 'this time it's different.'" - Sir John Templeton

"You can't be normal and expect abnormal returns." - Jeffrey Pfeffer

"Diversification is the one free lunch of investing, and when you see a free lunch, the only rational thing to do is eat." -Cliff Asness

"The stock market is the only market where things go on sale and all the customers run out of the store..." - Cullen Roche

“Prices fluctuate more than values – so therein lies opportunity” – Joel Greenblatt

"The first rule of compounding is to never interrupt it unnecessarily." - Charlie Munger

"Its not whether you're right or wrong, but how much money you make when you're right and how much you lose when you're wrong." - George Soros

"The decision to hold cash as an asset is as much much an investment decision has as buying a stock" - Dan White

"The intelligent investor is a realist who sells to optimists and buys from pessimists." - Benjamin Graham

"How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case." - Robert G. Allen

"The presence or abscense of intrinsic productive capacity that lends itselt to rational valuation seems to me the dividing line between investment and speculation" - Nick Murray

"Be bold and brave, then diversify and remain paranoid." - Morgan Housel 

"One of the best rules anybody can learn about investing is to do nothing, absolutely nothing, unless there is something to do." - Jim Rogers

"We've long felt that the only value of stock forecasters is to make fortune tellers look good." - Warren Buffett