- In order
to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world
over must be educated.
Kemal Ataturk # Greed,
- I will
tell you how to become rich. Close the doors. Be fearful when
others are greedy. Be greedy when others are fearful.
Buffett # Fear,
- We simply
attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy
only when others are fearful.
Buffett # Investing,
- The fact
that people will be full of greed, fear or folly is predictable.
The sequence is not predictable.
Buffett # Fear,
of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive
price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of
the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble...
to give way to hope, fear and greed.
Graham # Stocks,
this thing of greed versus fear. The market's going up, you're
not worried. All of a sudden it starts going down and you
start saying, "I remember my uncle told me, you know,
somebody lost it all in the Depression. People were jumping
out of windows. They were selling pencils and apples."
Lynch # Stock
- Too often
we think of being tempted as being enticed to do big things
like stealing, murdering or committing adultery. But most
often we're tempted to be impatient, stingy, jealous, greedy
or any number of other things that we consider lesser sins.
Meyer # Experience,
out that greed doesnt eat you up - a persons life
does not consist in the abundance of his or her possessions.
Packer # Greed,
- All for
ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age
of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of
Smith # Greed,
- The secret
of success is to realize that the crisis on our planet is
much larger than just deciding what to do with your own life,
and if the system under which we live the structure of western
civilization begins to collapse because of our selfishness
and greed, then it will make no difference whether you have
$1 million dollars when the crash comes or just $1.00.
Williamson # Success,
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