35 Inspirational Warren Buffet Quotes on Success

Collated by Asad Meah

Warren Buffet is the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is number three on the Forbes Billionaires list, with a net worth of $64.9 Billion. Below are 35 of his quotes on success. May his quotes help you to make wiser decisions in your finances and your life so that you can become financially free and live life on your terms.

“If you don’t find a way to make money while you sleep, you will work until you die.”

“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”

“Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.” 

“Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”

“The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.” 

“Investing in yourself is the best thing you can do.” 

“I made my first investment at age eleven. I was wasting my life up until then.” 

“If you buy things you don’t need, soon you will have to sell things you need.” 

“Honesty is a very expensive gift, don’t expect it from cheap people.” 

“I get to do what I like to do every single day of the year.” 

“I always knew I was going to be rich. I don’t think I ever doubted it for a minute.” 

“Don’t save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.” 

“If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.” 

“Without passion, you don’t have energy. Without energy, you have nothing.”

“There is no power on earth like unconditional love.” 

“Focus on your customers and lead your people as though their lives depend on your success.” 

“There’s class warfare, all right, but it’s my class, the rich class, that’s making war, and we’re winning.” 

“If you are very talented and make great efforts, results are just a matter of time.” 

“The happiest people do not necessarily have the best things. They simply appreciate the things they have.”

“The first rule is not to lose. The second rule is not to forget the first rule.” 

“I like buying quality merchandise when it is marked down.”

“If you think being an entrepreneur is risky, try working for someone else for 40 years and living off social security.” 

“Investing is simple, but not easy.” 

“I never invest in anything I don’t understand.” 

“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” 

“We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful.” 

“In the business world, the rear-view mirror is always clearer than the windshield.” 

“The rich invest in time, the poor invest in money.” 

“Time is the friend of the wonderful business, the enemy of the mediocre.” 

“Live your life by an inner scorecard.” 

“It’s good to learn from your mistakes. It’s better to learn from other people’s mistakes.”

“There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.” 

“The best thing I did was to choose the right heroes.” 

“Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.” 

“Pick associates whose behaviour is better than yours and you’ll drift in that direction.”