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A Quote by Warren Buffett on greed, fear, caution, investment, and buying

Be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful.

Warren Buffett (1930 -)

Source: - Lecturing to a group of students at Columbia U. He was 21 years old.

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A Quote by Lewis Schiff on entrepreneurs, entrepreneurship, investing, investment, and savings

Those entrepreneurs who are successful and manage to build a business and a nest egg often manage to heap on even more risk when they decide how they're going to invest that nest egg. While building a successful business and managing your investment portfolio both require handling risk intelligently, they are very different activities. Entrepreneurs often fare worse than the average investor when it comes to making investments because many of the traits that make one a successful entrepreneur are precisely the traits that make one a disaster as an investor -- starting with an eagerness to put it all on the line.

Lewis Schiff

Source: The Only Guide to Investing an Entrepreneur Will Ever Need: Our Manifesto: http://www.inc.com/articles/2008/06/our-manifesto.html

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A Quote by Brian Walker (CEO) on for-profit, business, conscious capitalism, good business, sustainbility, capital, investment, and corporate social responsibiity

As a for-profit entity, if you're successful in getting a good return on capital, you will attract more investment. You become a magnet for resources with which, in turn, you can do more. Taking that a step further, if you're a socially responsible for-profit, and you're successful in earning a return on capital, you will attract further investment, to create still more value, and be able to have a greater positive impact on society and the world. Essentially being a for-profit creates opportunity for doing greater good. And financial success as a for-profit with a social conscious carries greater credibility with your peers, potentially influencing actions of other businesses.

Brian Walker (CEO)

Source: Q&A: Brian Walker - Herman Miller - Social Capitalism: http://www.fastcompany.com/social/2008/articles/brian-walker.html

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A Quote by Alex Steffen on environmentalism, work, and investment

There's more to being an environmentalist than occasionally signing an online petition and mailing your check to the Sierra Club. Really the most effective environmental actions you can take have to do with crafting your home and surroundings, your workplace decisions and your investment habits.

Alex Steffen

Source: Grist: Interview with Alex Steffen: http://gristmill.grist.org/print/2005/8/31/11228/0048

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A Quote by Warren Buffett on investment

Why not invest your assets in the companies you really like? As Mae West said, "Too much of a good thing can be wonderful".

Warren Buffett (1930 -)

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A Quote by Louis J. Glickman on louis glickman, investment, investing, earth, world, planet, ecology, and environment

The best investment on earth is earth.

Louis Glickman

Source: http://thinkexist.com/quotations/earth/3.html

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A Quote by Orison Swett Marden on investment, pay, effort, scatter, sunshine, good cheer, cheer, and establishment

There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment.

Orison Swett Marden (1850 - 1924)

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A Quote by giygas on time, order, importance, priority, and investment

We make time for the things that are most important.

Sean

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A Quote by Warren Buffett on investment and wise

As the old saying goes, what the wise man does in the beginning, fools do in the end.

Warren Buffett (1930 -)

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A Quote by Brian Tracy on future, income, investment, and order

Invest three percent of your income in yourself (self-development) in order to guarantee your future.

Brian Tracy

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