- I swore
I was going to exclusively collect assets and not liabilities
for the rest of my life. I swore never to take gambles I couldn't
back up, or that I couldn't afford to lose. And, I've stuck
with that ever since.
Blixseth # Dollar,
we're paying more for Koons than we did in the 1980s. But
if you're a collector, you buy a work when you find it. We
don't pause when prices rise. The only thing that happens
is our insurance bills go up.
Broad # Finance,
I am proud of a number of accomplishments, there are real
costs to being unreasonable. Long hours. Too little time with
family. A near incapacity for, as they say, stopping and smelling
Broad # Pride,
- A warrior
considers himself already dead, so there is nothing to lose.
The worst has already happened to him, therefore he's clear
and calm; judging him by his acts or by his words, one would
never suspect that he has witnessed everything.
Castaneda # Warrior,
- The spirit
of a warrior is not geared to indulging and complaining, nor
is it geared to winning or losing. The spirit of a warrior
is geared only to struggle, and every struggle is a warrior's
last battle on earth.
Castaneda # Warrior,
lost tremendous amounts of money in various markets and I
think that that's something that makes you better at my job,
Cramer # Experience,
- The people
who are buying stocks because they're going up and they don't
know what they do deserve to lose money.
Cramer # Research,
- I can
always tell a loser when I see someone with a car for sale
that is filthy dirty. It's so easy to make it look better.
Trump # Selling,
- It is
said that if you know your enemies and know yourself, you
will not be imperiled in a hundred battles; if you do not
know your enemies but do know yourself, you will win one and
lose one; if you do not know your enemies nor yourself, you
will be imperiled in every single battle.
Tzu # Enemy,
of War, Self
- The general
who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple
before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but
few calculations beforehand.
Tzu # Winning,
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