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Bernard M. Baruch Quotes

(1870-1965), American Financier

I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.

Category: Age And Aging

Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.

Category: Ask

Don't try to buy at the bottom and sell at the top. This can't be done, except by liars.

Category: Business

Nobody ever lost money taking a profit.

Category: Business

During my eighty-seven years, I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think.

Category: Character

The ability to express an idea is well nigh as important as the idea itself.

Category: Communication

If you get all the facts, your judgment can be right; if you don't get all the facts, it can't be right.

Category: Facts

In the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves.

Category: Freedom

The greatest blessing of our democracy is freedom. But in the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves.

Category: Freedom

Gold has worked down from Alexander's time... When something holds good for two thousand years I do not believe it can be so because of prejudice or mistaken theory.

Category: Gold

Two things are bad for the heart -- running up stairs and running down people.

Category: Heart

Take the obvious, add a cupful of brains, a generous pinch of imagination, a bucketful of courage and daring, stir well and bring to a boil.

Category: Ideas

Never follow the crowd.

Category: Individuality

The art of living lies not in eliminating but in growing with troubles.

Category: Life And Living

Every man has a right to be wrong in his opinions. But no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.

Category: Opinions