Never act upon wishful thinking. Act without checking the facts, and chances are that you will be swept away along with the mob.
Those who can not adjust to change will be swept aside by it. Those who recognize change and react accordingly will benefit.
Not one country in existence today has had the same borders and government for as long as two hundred years. The world will continue changing.
If everyone saw himself as a citizen of the world rather than of his town, city or country, the world would be a more peaceful, better place where success in all forms is abundant and available to all. (A Gift to My Children)
I did very little marketing. The key is to make your clients money. If you have a good track record, people will find you and knock on your door. Just make your clients money.
Unfortunately politicians are not very sound people or they wouldn't be politicians.
Get inside information from the president and you will probably lose half your money. If you get it from the chairman of the board, you will lose all of your money.
Sometimes I think our central bank will keep printing money till we run out of trees
Bottoms in the investment world don't end with four-year lows; they end with 10- or 15-year lows.
I think this is also a great time to invest in private equity, helping companies grow from the ground up.
Tough times helped many commodities producers become lean and mean through consolidation, mergers and cost-cutting. All that excess supply has been sopped up.
Teach your children or your grandchildren Chinese. It is going to be the most important language of their lifetimes.
If you bail out every investment bank that gets in trouble, that's not capitalism, that's socialism for the rich
When President Bush goes on television and says certain cultures hate us for our democracy and freedom, he's just wrong. Everywhere I went in the Middle East, everyone told me how much they loved America and Americans; the hatred is directed at American policy.
Right now I own shares of companies in 28 countries.