I never attempt to make money on the stock market. I buy on the assumption that they could close the market the next day and not reopen it for five years.
One of the funny things about the stock market is that every time one person buys, another sells, and both think they are astute.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.
Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.
It’s better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.