Warren Buffett Speaks: Wit and Wisdom from the World's Greatest Investor

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John Wiley & Sons, Sep 24, 2007 - Business & Economics - 288 pages
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When Warren Buffett Speaks. . . people listen.

"If people want to improve their investing skills, it has to help to study how the Master does it. This short book outlines Buffett's philosophy and techniques."
—Peter S. Lynch, Fidelity Investments

"Common sense with a deft irony . . ."
—John C. Bogle, founder of The Vanguard Group and author, The Little Book of Common Sense Investing

"It was Warren Buffett's thoughts and philosophy that first captivated investors. Janet Lowe has done us all a great service by collecting and arranging Warren Buffett's wit and wisdom in an easy-to-read and enjoyable book."
—Robert G. Hagstrom, Portfolio Manager, Legg Mason Growth Trust mutual fund, and author, The Warren Buffett Way, Second Edition

"A must-read. Buffett's wit and wisdom is a roadmap for anyone looking to succeed in business, investing, and life."
—Steve Halpern, Editor, www.thestockadvisors.com

 

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This book is a good read. Good insight on his wisdom. Read full review

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I'd always wanted to know more about this man and now I do. The man is amazing. I listened to this on audio, and I think I would have enjoyed reading the actual book instead so that I could truly digest his truisms. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
About Life
13
About Friends
51
About Family
58
About Work
85
About Running a Business
99
About Investing
116
Berkshires Book Value vs the SP 500
231
Berkshire Hathaway Share Price
233
Time Line
235
Endnotes
241
Permissions
271
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Janet Lowe is the author of the bestselling Bill Gates Speaks and Jack Welch Speaks. Her articles have appeared in such publications as Newsweek, the Christian Science Monitor, the Los Angeles Times, and the San Francisco Chronicle.

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