Warren Buffett Money Quotes

“The stock market is designed to transfer money from the active to the patient”
“There’s been far, far, far more money made by people in Wall Street through salesmanship abilities than through investment abilities”

When we own portions of outstanding businesses with outstanding managements, our favorite holding period is forever
— Warren Buffett

“It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.

“Of our 49 billion,
we haven’t moved any to Bitcoin

“Don’t save what is left after spending; spend what is left after saving

“You should invest in a business that even a fool can run, because someday a fool will”

“When forced to choose, I will not trade even a night’s sleep for the chance of extra profits”

“Investing is laying out money today to receive more money tomorrow”

Rule No.1: Never lose money.
Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1
— Warren Buffett

“The most important quality for an investor is temperament, not intellect… You need a temperament that neither derives great pleasure from being with the crowd or against the crowd

“Nothing sedates rationality like large doses of effortless money

“I am a better investor because I am a businessman, and a better businessman because I am no investor”

“My friends and I have been coddled long enough by a billionaire-friendly Congress”

“I buy expensive suits. They just look cheap on me”

You don’t need to be a rocket scientist. Investing is not a game where the guy with the 160 IQ beats the guy with 130 IQ
— Warren Buffett

“It is optimism that is the enemy of the rational buyer”

“If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians

“A vast collection of possessions ends up possessing its owner. The asset I most value, aside from health, is interesting, diverse, and long-standing friends”

“Enough money so that they would feel they could do anything, but not so much that they could do nothing”

“Of the billionaires I have known, money just brings out the basic traits in them. If they were jerks before they had money, they are simply jerks with a billion dollars

Honesty is a very expensive gift – don’t expect it from cheap people
— Warren Buffett

Creditworthiness is like virginity, it can be preserved but not restored very easily”

“There’s class warfare, all right, but it’s my class, the rich class, that’s making war, and we’re winning”

“I will tell you the secret to getting rich on Wall Street. You try to be greedy when others are fearful. And you try to be fearful when others are greedy

“Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for ten years”

If you aren’t willing to own a stock for ten years, don’t even think about owning it for ten minutes
— Warren Buffett

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  • […] I’ve collected money quotes for over ten years because they represent for me distilled viewpoints that can be alternately inspirational, very funny, or absolutely profound in describing certain life situations. That collection now runs to around 1500 money quotes on dozens of topics as diverse as love, art, music, politics, poverty and even a group of quotations from Warren Buffett. […]

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