Posts Tagged ‘richer’

“As a general rule, buying makes you poorer, whereas selling makes you richer. If you want to develop a wealth-builder’s mindset, develop the habit of asking yourself every time you buy or sell anything: Is this making me richer or poorer?” -Mark Ford

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“The main thing to realize is that getting richer in any way requires purposeful action. Desire is not enough.” -Mark Ford

Poor Projects

Posted: February 11, 2017 in Money Matters
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“Believe it or not, capital is limited.  If you use it for bad projects, you get poorer, not richer.” -Bill Bonner

Wealth Race

Posted: September 7, 2016 in Money Matters
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“In the race for wealth, I’ve always been a tortoise.  But by following this simple rule of getting richer every day, I was able to do better than I ever expected without a single day of feeling poorer than I was the day before.” -Mark Ford

“In the race for wealth, I’ve always been a tortoise….  Of the hundreds of wealth-building strategies I’ve tried over the years, the best one was also the simplest: Make sure you get a little bit richer every day.” -Mark Ford

“Real credit comes from money that is saved… taken out of the consumer economy so that it can be used for emergencies and capital investments.  When it is paid back – usually out of increased output – the world is a richer place.  But try to trick the economy with phony credit – money that was never earned and never saved – and you are just asking for trouble.” -Bill Bonner

Wealth Race

Posted: February 6, 2016 in Money Matters
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“I made this my No. 1 wealth-building commandment:  Get a little bit richer every day….  In the race for wealth, I’ve always been a tortoise.  But by following this simple rule of getting richer every day, I was able to do better than I ever expected… without a single day of feeling poorer than I was the day before.” -Mark Ford