Leverage Quotes

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Warren Buffett
“When you combine ignorance and leverage, you get some pretty interesting results.”
Warren Buffett

Amit Kalantri
“Politeness is the first thing people lose once they get the power.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

George Soros
“It is much easier to put existing resources to better use, than to develop resources where they do not exist.”
George Soros

Greg Cox
“When you can't tell the truth, tell *a* truth.”
Greg Cox, The Bestseller Job

Keith R.A. DeCandido
“Needle in a haystack's easy - just bring a magnet."

Eliot stared witheringly at Hardison. "You take the poetry out of everything."

"Says the man who'd just punch the haystack.”
Keith R.A. DeCandido, The Zoo Job

Greg Cox
“You need to own your feelings. Get more comfortable expressing yourself."

"How about I express you out the nearest window?”
Greg Cox, The Bestseller Job

Keith R.A. DeCandido
“Age of the geek, baby!”
Keith R.A. DeCandido, The Zoo Job

Greg Cox
“Feel the power of the Dark Side," he murmured.

"Always," Parker said.”
Greg Cox, The Bestseller Job

Matt Forbeck
“He's not dead, Parker." He clenched his jaw so hard she could see the muscles working in it.

"Are you just saying that to make me feel better?"

"No, I'm saying it to make myself feel better.”
Matt Forbeck, The Con Job

Matt Forbeck
“You think we're going to turn you over to the law?" he said. "Oh, no, we're much more dangerous than that.”
Matt Forbeck, The Con Job

Richie Norton
“Leveraging existing resources is innovation’s sweetest play.”
Richie Norton

Keith R.A. DeCandido
“She's one you *really* care about, isn't she?"

Eliot shook his head. "How can you read other people so well, and completely misread me?"

Frowning, Sophie asked, "What do you mean?"

Looking right into her eyes, Eliot said, "I care about *all* of them.”
Keith R.A. DeCandido, The Zoo Job

Matt Forbeck
“You're a lot of horrible things - untehical, sociopathic, evil even - but you're no idiot.”
Matt Forbeck, The Con Job

Keith R.A. DeCandido
“You get to help people in ways that I can't even imagine. Hell, *you get to help people.*”
Keith R.A. DeCandido, The Zoo Job

Matt Forbeck
“Standing exposed on a rooftop, with no railing and the wind whipping about him, threatening to pull him flailing and screaming to the ground? That held no interest for him.”
Matt Forbeck, The Con Job

“That was Emma—she'd have enjoyed knowing she had something like that, something that could blow her whole fucking life and mine apart if it came out. Her little bit of power.”
J.P. Delaney, The Girl Before

“If compound interest is indeed the 8th wonder of the world, then leveraged compounding is certainly the 9th, 10th and 11th.”
Pietros Maneos

Robin Hobb
“Suspense was an excellent tool for keeping powerful people off balance. It gave one bargaining power.”
Robin Hobb, City of Dragons

Greg Cox
“I wouldn't have thought that I was heavy enought to lift you."

"Leverage," Stone said. " You just need to provide... Leverage”
Greg Cox, The Librarians and the Mother Goose Chase

Richie Norton
“Successful people don’t use the obstacles of time, education, and money as excuses...they use them as leverage to get help.⁣⁣
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Richie Norton

Warren Buffett
“A small chance of distress or disgrace cannot, in our view, be offset by a large chance of extra returns.”
Warren Buffett, The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America

Douglas Rushkoff
“We're all operating on borrowed time and borrowed money. We need to make a choice.”
Douglas Rushkoff, Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus: How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity

“Time can buy money.”
Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel

“Leveraging is not evil but must be used with extreme caution and care. You must understand that over-leveraging is the prime reason for all market blowups.”
Naved Abdali

“A modest rate-of-return can accumulate a fortune over time. You don’t need to beat the market, do over-leveraging, or pick the best stock to be rich. You just need to earn a decent rate-of-return and let your money compound overtime.”
Naved Abdali

“Leverage is a two-edged sword. The edge that can cut you, cuts deeper.”
Naved Abdali

“Leverage has the potential to turn a reasonably good investment into disastrous gambling.”
Naved Abdali

“If you are inexperienced, start with a fraction of your money. Don’t play with money that is not yours.”
Naved Abdali

“If you have a leveraged position, make sure nobody can take it away.”
Naved Abdali

“I believe when using leverage, the following four conditions must be met. 1. Leverage must be in the general direction of a secular trend. 2. Leverage should never expire. 3. Leveraged positions should not be subject to forced sell. 4. The maximum possible loss should not be more than the invested capital.”
Naved Abdali

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