13 of our favourite quotes about investing

13 of our favourite quotes about investing

Today we're bringing you a roundup of 13 timeless pieces of investing wisdom from some of our favourite personal finance writers. Yes, three of them are from Warren Buffet. What can we say, the guy's wise!

"The fundamental law of investing is the uncertainty of the future." - Peter Bernstein

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"Do not save what is left after spending. Spend what is left after saving." - Warren Buffett

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"The entrance strategy is actually more important than the exit strategy." - Edward Lampert

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"Buy stocks as you would groceries: when they are on sale." - Christopher Browne

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"One of the funny things about the stock market is that every time one person buys, another sells, and both think they are astute." - William Feather

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"Spend each day trying to be a little wiser than you were when you woke up." - Charlie Munger

Charlie Munger quote wisdom

"Rule number one: don't lose money. Rule number two: don't forget rule number one." - Warren Buffett

Warren Buffet quote rules of investing

"The day you plant the seed is not the day you eat the fruit." - anonymous

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"Investing should be like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas." - Paul Samuelson

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"A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms." - anonymous

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"The desire to perform all the time is usually a barrier to performing over time." - Robert Olstein

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"Calmness is a great source of strength." - Lao Zu

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"The stock market is a device for transferring money from the impatient to the patient." - Warren Buffet.

Warren Buffet quote about patience in investing

Looking for more inspiration? Why not dig deeper into our list of 31 of our favourite books about investing.