Best quotes and words of wisdom by business tycoon Warren Buffet

Popularly known as the ‘Oracle of Omaha’ Warren Buffet is an American Business tycoon and philanthropist. Currently, the seventh richest man in the world.

Popularly known as the ‘Oracle of Omaha’ Warren Buffet is an American Business tycoon and philanthropist. Currently, the seventh richest man in the world, Buffet is the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and owns more than 60 companies like Duracell and Dairy queen.

Buffet was an extraordinary person right from his childhood. At a tender age of 11 when we all are trying to figure basic mathematics, he bought his first stock and he was filing for taxes at the age of 13.

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As the American investor turns 90 today, here are some of the best quotes by Warren Buffet.

 

Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.

 

Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.

 

The only question is whether you are going to do it today or tomorrow. If you keep saying you’re going to do it tomorrow, you will never do it. You have to get on it today.

 

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you will do things differently.

 

There is no power on earth like unconditional love.

 

In the world of business the people who are most successful are those who are doing what they love.

 

Without passion, you don’t have energy. Without energy, you have nothing.

 

Not doing what we love in the name of greed is very poor management of our lives.

 

Don’t sleepwalk through life.

 

Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

 

I measure success by how many people love you.

 

We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy when others are fearful.

 

In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.

 

Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don’t expect it from cheap people.

 

Risk comes from not knowing what you are doing.

 

We don’t have to be smarter than the rest. We have to be more disciplined than the rest.

 

The best investment you can make is an investment in yourself. The more you learn, the more you will earn.

 

You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you.

 

If words control you that means everyone else can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass.