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Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don't expect it from cheap people.

Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.

The first rule is not to lose money. The second rule is not to forget the first rule.
(on becoming wealthy)

You can't teach a young dog old tricks.
(on why he consistently hires retirement-age managers rather than younger ones)

Wall Street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway.

A public-opinion poll is no substitute for thought.

Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.

Let blockheads read what blockheads wrote.

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

In looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if they don't have the first, the other two will kill you.

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

Never invest in a business you cannot understand.

I don't look to jump over 7-foot bars. I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over.

Never ask the barber if you need a haircut.

A rich person should leave his kids enough to do something, but not enough to do nothing.

You only have to do a very few things right in your life - so long as you don't do too many things wrong.

It's only when the tide goes out that you learn who's been swimming naked.

Americans are in a cycle of fear which leads to people not wanting to spend and not wanting to make investments, and that leads to more fear. We'll break out of it. It takes time.

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.

Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful.

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