Edward Abbey: Anarchism

Anarchism is founded on the observation that since few men are wise enough to rule themselves, even fewer are wise enough to rule others. – Edward Abbey.

Edward Abbey

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Warren Buffett: Thinking against polling

Warren Buffett speaking to a group of students...

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“…a business or stock is not an intelligent purchase simply because it is unpopular; a contrarian approach is just as foolish as a follow-the-crowd strategy. What’s required is thinking rather than polling. Unfortunately, Bertrand Russell‘s observation about life in general applies with unusual force in the financial world: ‘Most men would rather die than think. Many do.” Warren Buffett