Stock Market Quotes
Our favorite (stock) holding period is forever.
Stocks have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau.
Stated on October 21 1929 just a week before the stock market crash.
Every time we hold our tongues instead of returning the sharp retort, show patience with another’s faults, show a little more love and kindness, we are helping to stock-pile more of these peace-bringing qualities in the world instead of armaments for war.
When I gave a lecture in Japan, I was asked not to mention the possible re-collapse of the universe, because it might affect the stock market. However, I can re-assure anyone who is nervous about their investments that it is a bit early to sell: even if the universe does come to an end, it won't be for at least twenty billion years.
The Beginning of Time (lecture)
A lawyer's time and advice are his stock in trade.
Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I will give you a man who will make history. Give me a man without a goal and I will give you a stock clerk.
Anyone who bought stocks in mid-1929 and held onto them saw most of his or her adult life pass by before getting back to even.