I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
Author: Honore De Balzac (1799-1850)
Profession: French Novelist
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)
Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer
Our favorite holding period is forever.
Author: Warren Buffett (1930)
Profession: American Investment Entrepreneur
Spend not on hopes.
Author: George Herbert (1593-1632)
Profession: British Metaphysical Poet
It's not the bulls and bears you need to avoid -- it's the bum steers.
Author: Chuck Hillis
The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.
Author: John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946)
Profession: British Economist
'Tis money that begets money.
Author: English Proverb
Profession: Sayings of British Origin
Never invest your money in anything that eats or needs repairing.
Author: Billy Rose (1899-1966)
Profession: American Composer of Popular Music
Money itself isn't lost or made, it's simply transferred from one perception to another. This painting here. I bought it 10 years ago for 60 thousand dollars. I could sell it today for 600. The illusion has become real and the more real it becomes, the more desperately they want it.
Author: Oliver Stone (1946)
Profession: American Director, Writer, Producer
Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
Author: Donald Trump (1946)
Profession: American Businessman
With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stock broker, can gain a reputation for being civilized.
Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)
Profession: British Author, Wit