1. “Huge institutional investors, viewed as a group, have long underperformed the unsophisticated index-fund investor who simply sits tight for decades.” — Warren Buffett
  2. “In our view, it is madness to risk losing what you need in pursuing what you simply desire.” — Warren Buffett
  3. “Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.” — Warren Buffett
  4. “The dumbest reason in the world to buy a stock is because it’s going up.” — Warren Buffett
  5. “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it… he who doesn’t… pays it.” — Albert Einstein
  6. “If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice.” — Norman Ralph Augustine
  7. “The stock market is filled with individuals who know the price of everything, but the value of nothing.” — Phillip Fisher
  8. “Know what you own, and know why you own it.” — Peter Lynch
  9. “The stock market is the only business where people don’t want to buy when things go on sale.”— Jeffrey Saut