Investing Quotes

Investing Quotes

A sampling of Investing Quotes from many of the greats

Investing Quotes

“If calculus or algebra were required to be a great investor, I’d have to go back to delivering newspapers” -Warren Buffett

“Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy only when others are fearful.” -Warren Buffett

“Rule No. 1: never lose money; rule No. 2: don’t forget rule No. 1″ – Warren Buffett

“Wall Street people learn nothing and forget everything.” -Benjamin Graham

“The individual investor should act consistently as an investor and not as a speculator. This means. That he should be able to justify every purchase he makes and each price he pays by impersonal, objective reasoning that satisfies him that he is getting more than his money’s worth for his purchase.” -Benjamin Graham

“The investor’s chief problem – and even his worst enemy – is likely to be himself.” -Benjamin Graham

“Don’t follow the crowd.” -Philip Fisher

“I don’t want a lot of good investments; I want a few outstanding ones.” -Philip Fisher

“If the job has been correctly done when a common stock is purchased, the time to sell it is – almost never. ” -Philip Fisher

“The worst thing you can do is invest in companies you know nothing about. Unfortunately, buying stocks on ignorance is still a popular American pastime.” -Peter Lynch

“The basic story remains simple and never-ending. Stocks aren’t lottery tickets. There’s a company attached to every share.” -Peter Lynch

“As I look back on it now, it’s obvious that studying history and philosophy was much better preparation for the stock market than, say, studying statistics.” -Peter Lynch

“The simpler it is, the better I like it.” -Peter Lynch

“The best thing a human being can do is to help another human being know more.” -Charlie Munger

“Go to bed smarter than when you woke up.” -Charlie Munger

”Most people are too fretful, they worry to much. Success means being very patient, but aggressive when it’s time.” -Charlie Munger