Warren Buffett Quote
“To the perfect amount to leave children is enough money so that they would feel they could do anything, but not so much that they could do nothing.”
Richard I. Kirkland Jr., Should You Leave It All to the Children?, Fortune, 1986-09-29
“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.”
The Tao of Warren Buffett (2006) by Mary Buffett and David Clark, p. 13
“There's class warfare, all right, but it's my class, the rich class, that's making war, and we're winning.”
New York Times, November 26, 2006.
“Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”
NewsInc., January 1991. As reported in: "Warren Buffett: the good guy of Wall Street" (Donald I. Fine, 1992) by Andrew Kilpatrick, p. 288. This quotation is sometimes attributed to Les Brown
Photo Credit: The India Today GroupWarren Buffett
Born: August 30, 1930 (age 87)
Bio: Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is widely considered the most successful investor of the 20th century. He is the primary shareholder, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people.
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“Water to water, ark again to ark, From woman back to woman: So each new victim treads unfalteringly The never altered circuit of his fate, Bringing twelve peers as witness Both to this starry rise and starry fall.”