Top 10 Most Famous Sir John Templeton Quotes (BEST) Bull markets are born on pessimism, grown on skepticism, mature on and die on euphoria. optimism The time of maximum pessimism is the best time to buy, and the time of maximum optimism is the best time to sell. The four most expensive word in the English language are ‘This time it’s different.’ Remember, no investment is forever.
“The difference in effort was quite small—only an “extra ounce.” But the results, in terms of
and the quality of the achievement, were often dramatic.” accomplishment Sir John Templeton Don’t panic. The to sell is before the crash, not after. time To buy when others are despondently selling and sell when others are greedily buying requires the greatest and pays the greatest reward. fortitude If you want to become really , you must have your wealthy work for you. money Defer pleasure until the job is done. If you want to have a better performance than the crowd, you must do things differently from the crowd. 14 Wise Sir John Templeton Quotes About Investing (WISDOM)
“The challenge is not simply making better investment decisions than the average investor. The real challenge is making investment decisions that are better than those of the professionals who manage the big institutions.”
Sir John Templeton The wise investor recognizes that success is a process of continually seeking answers to new questions. If you earn a dollar and spend a dollar ten, you’ll be a failure. But if you earn a dollar and spend ninety cents, you’re on the road to ! success An investor who has all the answers doesn’t even understand all the questions. A cocksure approach to investing will lead, probably sooner than later, to if not outright disaster. disappointment on value because most investors focus on outlooks and trends. Focus If you begin with a , you can think more clearly and make fewer mistakes. prayer The best time to invest is when you have . money The only reason to sell them a stock now is to buy other, more attractive stocks. If you can’t find more attractive stocks, hold on to what you have. If a business is not ethical, it will fail, perhaps not right away but eventually. For all investors, there is only one objective – maximum total real return after long-term . taxes yourself for your errors. Don’t become discouraged, and certainly don’t try to recoup your losses by taking bigger risks. Forgive The investor who says, this time is different, when in fact it’s virtually a repeat of an earlier situation, has uttered among the four most costly words in the annals of investing. Never forget: the secret of creating riches for oneself is to create them for others. 19 Inspirational Sir John Templeton Quotes About Life (SUCCESS) people always squeeze all that they can into today’s schedule, knowing that tomorrow will be equally full of new deadlines and challenges. Successful The person who really wants to do something finds a way; the other finds an excuse. comes from spiritual wealth, not material Happiness … Happiness comes from giving, not getting. wealth I focus on spiritual wealth now, and I’m busier, more enthusiastic, and more joyful than I have ever been. I can complain because rosebushes have thorns or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. If you’re not grateful, you’re not rich – no matter how much you have. In the hundred-yard race the winner doesn’t cross the tape line a dozen strides ahead of the field. He wins by inches. It is nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice. To get joy, we must give it and to keep joy, we must scatter it. If we become increasingly humble about how little we know, we may be more eager to search. I thought, I’m only going to be on this planet once, and only for a short time. What can I do with my life that will lead to permanent benefits? I wouldn’t call it radical; I would call it enthusiasm for progress. Everyone has special , and it is our duty to find ours and use them well. talents Those who surrender for security will not have, nor do they deserve, either one. freedom The big difference between those who are successful and those who are not is that successful people learn from their mistakes and the mistakes of others. The main in my life now is to open people’s minds so no one will be so conceited that they think they have the total truth. focus My ethical principle in the first place was – where could I use my talents that God gave me to help the most people? A successful life depends less on how long you live than on how much you can pack into the you have. time It’s self-centered to think that human beings, as limited as we are, can describe divinity. 2 Sir John Templeton Quotes on Charity Americans are giving over $70 billion yearly to churches and charity. That is ten times as much charity as was given in the entire world in any year before this century. Each year the generous and voluntary giving by Americans alone exceeds the total income of all the world’s people in any year before. (MUST READ) Templeton Plan: 21 Steps to Personal success and Real Happiness Also read: