Posts Tagged ‘fund’

Bill Browder: Investment Fund Justice

Posted by admin on Saturday, September 9, 2017

Bill Browder Money Quote saying working to bring about justice with Putin sanctions in Russia via the Magnitsky Act is more satisfying than working as an investment fund manager. Bill Browder said:

I enjoyed my life as an investment fund manager but it does not resonate with your soul in the way campaigning for justice does. It is infinitely more satisfying fighting for justice than money
— Bill Browder

John Bogle: Get a Life Outside Finance

Posted by admin on Tuesday, February 28, 2017

John Bogle Money Quote saying investments shouldn’t be actively managed, but rather should be long term. John Bogle said:

Own an index fund, get a life outside of finance, and relax
— John Bogle

Aaron Swartz: Think Lunatics With Money

Posted by admin on Thursday, October 6, 2016

Aaron Swartz Money Quote saying nutty political positions can easily be studied by think tanks dedicated to their wealthy funders ideas. Aaron Swartz said:

Nonprofits are small enough and rich people are wealthy enough that it only takes a handful of lunatics with money to fund a whole forest of think tanks
— Aaron Swartz

Paul Graham: Half Startups Get Rich

Posted by admin on Saturday, January 23, 2016

Paul Graham Money Quotation saying half of funded startups get rich and remainder get zero. Paul Graham said:

Our definition of success is that the founders get rich. If half the startups we fund succeed, then half of you are going to get rich and the other half are going to get nothing
— Paul Graham

Janet Yellen: Congress Pass a Budget

Posted by admin on Sunday, September 20, 2015

Janet Yellen Money Quotation saying government legislators are expected to do their jobs budgeting & setting our national debt ceiling. Janet Yellen said:

I believe it’s the responsibility of Congress to pass a budget to fund the government, to deal with the debt ceiling so that America pays its bills
— Janet Yellen

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Pat Bagley, Salt Lake Tribune

Rob Schaaf: Money Buys Fear

Posted by admin on Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Rob Schaaf Money Quotation saying elected officials often fear opponents with big money donors and do their bidding without getting donations. Rob Schaaf said:

Money buys fear. If you have money, and if you show that you’re willing to use it, elected officials will fear that you will fund their opponents. Because of this, many of them will do what you want without you so much as giving them a dime
— Rob Schaaf

Mansur Gidfar: Congress Anti-Money Rare

Posted by admin on Sunday, June 14, 2015

Mansur Gidfar Money Quotation saying Congressmen rarely vote against organized money interests to ensure reelection funding for campaigns. Mansur Gidfar said:

It’s a rare thing for members of Congress to go against the money these days. They know exactly which special interests they need to keep happy if they want to fund their reelection campaigns or secure a future job as a lobbyist
— Mansur Gidfar

Wei-Hock Soon: Not Money Motivated

Posted by admin on Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Wei-Hock Soon of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Money Quotation denying climate change while denying there is a financial motivation to do so, after being funded by energy & oil industry to research against theory of climate change. Wei-Hock Soon of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics said:

I write proposals; I let them decide whether to fund me or not, If they choose to fund me, I’m happy to receive it. I would never be motivated by money for anything

— Wei-Hock Soon

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