Investment Pieces

Lessons from Legendary Investors

The following quotes from legendary investors sum up the aptitude an individual must possess, or develop by using this website, in order to calmly cope with the significant investment risks described below.

"Investing is the intersection of economics and psychology."   – Seth Karlman

"The investor’s chief problem and even his worst enemy is likely to be himself."   – Benjamin Graham

"Unless you can watch your stock holding decline by 50% without becoming panic-stricken, you should not be in the stock market."   – Warren Buffett

"Be fearful when others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful."   - Warren Buffett

"October: This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August and February."   - Mark Twain

The Stock Market is designed to transfer money from the Active to the Patient   – Warren Buffett

Acknowledging and accepting carefully considered risk will permit you to benefit from the higher returns equities provide inside a long-term investing portfolio.