Just spent some time reading this interview with Warren Buffett, and I remembered some of the best financial advice in the world is available in his newsletters for free:
Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder Letters
My favorites from the post:
â€œSuccess is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.â€ I won the ovarian lottery the day I was born and so did all of you. Weâ€™re all successful, intelligent, educated. To focus on what you donâ€™t have is a terrible mistake.
Why do I come in at 7 every morning, canâ€™t wait to get to work? because I get to paint my own painting and I like applause.
If I had been born earlier, I wouldâ€™ve been some animalâ€™s lunch. I canâ€™t run, I canâ€™t climb. Iâ€™d be talking about allocating capital and the animal would think, â€œThose are the kind that taste the best.â€”
Almost always good things come from good behavior. Donâ€™t keep score in life.
After a talk at Harvard, I told them to work for who they admired the most, so they all become self-employed.