Posts Tagged ‘question’

"...although your banker, broker and all the 'experts' on TV news programmes may 
advise you to accept the status quo without question, you unquestionably should, 
first, question everything and, second, listen to your gut." -Jeff Thomas

“It is not enough to be busy….  The question is:  What are we busy about?” -Henry David Thoreau

“Even if you buy a car with cash, you are forfeiting the opportunity of investing that cash and earning a return on it. So even people who always ‘pay cash’ still experience the same implicit trade-offs between spending now versus later…the real question is whether you are going to obtain your financing from a bank controlled by outsiders, versus a bank that you control.” -Robert Murphy

“You work a job to make money.  You work a career to build something you value.  A job is something you do to make money.  A career is a life’s vocation.  With a job, you are always thinking about the time you won’t be working.  With a career, you are always thinking about the career even when you aren’t working….  The litmus test for determining whether you have a job or a career is this question (suggested to me by Gary North many years ago): If you could afford to, would you do it for free?” -Mark Ford

When it comes to making decisions about where you put your money, or how you spend your money, James Altucher say to “ALWAYS question the trillion-dollar industries that are paying millions to fool you.”

Forever a Fool

Posted: July 23, 2014 in Thought for the Day
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He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.” -Chinese Proverb

Stop Me

Posted: March 13, 2014 in Thought for the Day
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“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” –Ayn Rand