"Before you invest, investigate." William Arthur Ward (1921-1994) author, educator.
"With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stock broker, can gain a reputation for being civilized." Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Poet & playwright
"Never invest in anything that eats or needs repainting." Billy Rose (1899-1966) Composer and entrepreneur
"Emotions are your worst enemy in the stock market." Don Hays, stock market commentator
"I never attempt to make money on the stock market. I buy on the assumption that they could close the market the next day and not reopen it for five years." Warren Buffett (1930- ) businessman and investor
"Everyone has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made it through fifth-grade math, you can do it." Peter Lynch (1944- ) money manager
"Gentlemen prefer bonds." Andrew Mellon, Businessman & financier (1855-1937)