Fortune Cookie Wisdom

A Collection of Words of Wisdom – Wise Chinese Proverbs and Eastern Sayings from Confucius, Taoism, and Buddhist Philosophies. Quotes and Wisdom from Western Investing Masters and Successful Business Executives.

Buy bubbles, bet big and backache – Soros’s secrets

By Proinsias O’Mahony, Irishtimes, George Soros is 84 today. His career is remarkable both for its longevity and its returns [...]

9 investments with healthy returns

Follow your own trends The next time you have a blood analysis, enter all your numbers (HDL and LDL cholesterol, [...]

How to Become a Street Fighter Entrepreneur

By Josh Linkner,, Having built four startups from scratch and now investing in them full-time, you could say I’m [...]

Happy Workers, Richer Companies?

By Derek Thompson, The Atlantic, There is a free lunch in economics, after all. Companies with perks like complimentary meals clearly [...]

The best investment advice of all time

=We’ve collected pearls of wisdom from 10 of the finest financial minds in history. By Forbes staff Wealth wisdom from [...]

How to live and work abroad when you retire

By Meghan Streit, KiplingerMore Americans are leaving the country to live out their golden years. Here’s how to embark on an [...]

Seeker, Doer, Giver, Ponderer – A Billionaire Mathematician’s Life of Ferocious Curiosity

By William J. Broad, NY Times, James H. Simons likes to play against type. He is a billionaire star of [...]

Embrace stock market investing as a lifestyle

By François Rochon, Montreal Gazette, MONTREAL — You can learn a lot by going to see the movies. This week, [...]

The Unpopularity of Patience

In my view patience is the most important (factor) and this is where most people fall down. They will not [...]

E-Commerce is a Bear

By Andy Dunn, In two decades of e-commerce in the US, we have produced only two standalone e-commerce companies of [...]

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