I’m naturally an optimist, but my basis for hope is rooted in my understanding of human nature.
Be the optimist in the room.
Regardless of how or where you enter Wall Street, use your inherent skills and strengths to succeed.
You need to have a lot of human judgment involved in the financial industry in terms of risk management, in terms of investment decisions, and things that really allow us to blend the best of technology and the human brain.
Nasdaq is investing in the technologies, talent, and capabilities that solve the complex challenges our clients face.
Invest in yourself. Grind now. Shine Later.
My view is that at a younger age your optimism is more and you have more imagination etc. You have less bias.
Successful investing is about managing risk, not avoiding it.
In the short run, the market is a voting machine but in the long run, it is a weighing machine.
Good management produce a good average market price, and bad management produce bad market prices.
Buy cheap and sell dear.
The stock investor is neither right nor wrong because others agreed or disagreed with him; he is right because his facts and analysis are right.
You must never delude yourself into thinking that you’re investing when you’re speculating.
The essence of investment management is the management of risks, not the management of returns.
Buy when most people, including experts, are pessimistic, and sell when they are actively optimistic.
People who invest make money for themselves; people who speculate make money for their brokers.
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
The true investor will do better if he forgets about the stock market and pays attention to his dividend returns and to the operation results of his companies.
Investment is most intelligent when it is most businesslike.
Before you invest, you must ensure that you have realistically assessed your probability of being right and how you will react to the consequences of being wrong.