"Compounding is the 8th wonder of the World"
- Albert Einstein
"Every once in a while the market does something so stupid it takes your breath away."
- Jim Cramer
"Investing is more like watching paint dry or grass grow. If you want to excitement, take your dollars and go to Las Vegas."
"Investing is like soap, the more you touch it smaller it gets"
"Stock Market is the device to transfer money from ‘impatient’ to the ‘patient’"
"Don't Put all your eggs in one basket"
“Do you know what investing for the long run but listening to market news everyday is like? It’s like a man walking up a big hill with a yo-yo and keeping his eyes fixed on the yo-yo instead of the hill.”
- Alan Abelson
“How many inches are there between your house and my office? Of course, that’s a ridiculous question. It’s more appropriate to measure long distances in miles, not inches.
The same is true of investing. You can’t measure the performance of your holdings by it’s daily or quarterly fluctuations. It’s more appropriate (and more meaningful) to measure it by the mile.”
"Investing is a Marathon not a Sprint"
- Warren Buffett