Posts Tagged ‘who’

No Good

Posted: August 6, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.” -Samuel Johnson

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Great Danger

Posted: August 3, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.” -Confucius

“Since we are not taught to strategically accumulate capital, we rely on the capital of those individuals and institutions who do. We borrow from investors, banks, mortgage lenders, credit card and consumer credit companies in order to pay for the things we need.” -Ryan Griggs

True Wealth

Posted: May 18, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“A wealthy man is a man who has enough.” -Chinese Proverb

“I constantly see people rise in life who are not the smartest, sometimes not even the most diligent, but they are learning machines…. Cultivate curiosity and strive to become a little wiser every day.” -Charlie Munger

“Americans have almost no control over their own capital. And if you don’t use capital under your ownership and control, you will rely on those who do. This is fundamentally why so many purchases in today’s economy are financed through third-party lending.” -Ryan Griggs

Control

Posted: February 21, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“We’re all addicted. I like to ask people, ‘When do you first check your phone in the morning? Before you pee or while you pee?’ It’s one of these times for most people. Once your addicted, if somebody wants to use those tools to do harm, they can do that. Who do you want to control you?” -Roger McNamee