Category Archives: Quote of the Day

QOTD: John Bogle, RIP

Trees don’t grow to the sky, and I see clouds on the horizon. I don’t know if and when they’ll arrive. A little extra caution should be the watchword – John Bogle, Barron’s – December 28, 2018

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QOTD: The Fall Of Sears And GE

The real lesson is starker. It is that no business, no matter how historically innovative or powerful, is guaranteed immortality. – Robert Samuelson QOTD = Quote of the Day

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QOTD: You Are A Badass!

Deciding means jumping in all the way, doing whatever it takes, and going after your dreams with the tenacity of a dateless cheerleader a week before prom night.  – Jen Sincero, You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness … Continue reading

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QOTD: Druckenmiller On The Squirrelly Markets

Q:  What to you is a logical macro trade at this stage of the cycle?  – Bloomberg A:  Logical doesn’t mean profitable – Stan Druckenmiller, 32.33 minutes (QOTD = Quote of the Day)

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QOTD: Goodbye, #41

  My friends, we are not the sum of our possessions. They are not the measure of our lives. In our hearts we know what matters. We cannot hope only to leave our children a bigger car, a bigger bank … Continue reading

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In Science We Trust!

Scientists have again landed a spacecraft on a proverbial dime on a planet 40 million miles away that rotates at 241 metres per second. Think I'm gonna trust them on this climate change stuff. — Scott Linnen (@ScottLinnen) November 26, … Continue reading

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QOTD: Vincent Van Gogh

“If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” — Vincent Van Gogh

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It Could Never Happen Here…But It Is

Fareed nails it this morning.   Wake up, AmeriKA! If the country doesn’t repudiate this on Tuesday, the country and the world goes much darker and is in deep, deep doo-doo. Soros is the perfect bogeyman for conspiracy theorists. He is … Continue reading

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QOTD: The Good Ol’ Daze

Whether the problem is rising inequality, economic stagnation, or technological disruption, nostalgia offers relief from socioeconomic angst. But far from being innocuous, infatuation with a mythicized past is shaping our politics in dangerous ways, not least by creating fertile ground for jingoistic leaders … Continue reading

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QOTD: On Bullshitting

Bullshitting is defined by philosopher Harry Frankfurt as “communicating with little to no concern for evidence or truth” –  ‘What a Bunch of Bull: The Art and Science of BS,’  Psychology Today (QOTD = Quote of the Day)

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