Inspirational Quotes About Investing

When you hear the word investing, what word/s do come into your mind first? Is it “risky”, “for the rich people only”, or may be “interesting”? Some may not invest in the stocks or even in mutual funds in their lifetime because investing seems risky or it does not interest them. Unfortunately for them, all investments have its risk but it is up to you on how your going to manage those risks.inspirational quotes about investing,

To get you motivated about the investing world, here are inspirational quotes about investing by some of the world’s greatest men and investors..

20 Inspirational Quotes about Investing

  1. “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”
    Benjamin Franklin
  2. “I think you have to learn that there’s a company behind every stock, and that there’s only one reason why stocks go up. Companies go from doing poorly to doing well or small companies grow to large.”
    – Peter Lynch
  3. “Price is what you pay; value is what you get. Whether we’re talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise when it is marked down.”
    – Warren Buffett
  4. “While it might seem that anyone can be a value investor, the essential characteristics of this type of investor– patience, discipline and risk aversion- may well be genetically determined.”
    – Seth Klarmans
  5. “The underlying principles of sound investment should not alter from decade to decade, but the application of these principles must be adapted to significant changes in the financial mechanisms and climate.”
    – Benjamin Graham
  6. “Risks come from not knowing what you’re doing.”
    – Warren Buffett
  7. “All intelligent investing is value investing — acquiring more that you are paying for. You must value the business in order to value stock.”
    – Charlie Munger
  8. “If investing is entertaining, if you’re having fun, you’re probably not making any money. Good investing is boring.”
    – George Soros
  9. “Go for a business that any idiot can run– because sooner or later, any idiot probably is going to run it”
    – Peter Lynch
  10. “Know what you own, and know why you own it.”
    – Peter Lynch
  11. “Value investing is risk aversion.”
    – Seth Klarman
  12. “In the short run, the market is a voting machine, but in the long run it is a weighing machine.”
    – Ben Graham
  13. “The time of maximum pessimism is the best time to buy and the time of maximum optimism is the best time to sell.”
    – John Templeton
  14. “If you have trouble imagining a 20% loss in the stock market, you shouldn’t be in stocks.”
    – John Bogle
  15. “The stock market is filled with individuals who know the price of everything, but the value of nothing.”
    – Phillip Fisher
  16. “Every once in a while, the stock market does something so stupid it takes your breath away.”
    – Jim Cramer
  17. “This company looks cheap, that company looks cheap, but the overall economy could completely screw it up. The key is to wait. Sometimes the hardest thing to do is do nothing.”
    – David Tepper
  18. “When buying shares, ask yourself, would you buy the whole company.”
    – Rene Rivkin
  19. “Wide diversification is only required when investors do not understand what they are doing.”
    Warren Buffet
  20. “The four most dangerous words in investing are: ‘This time it’s different.’ ” 
    – John Templeton

I hope these quotes about investing inspired you and motivated you to start investing or to do better when it comes to your investments. Always remember that investments’ risk are always there, it’s up to you on how you’re going to face those risks.

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