“It does not matter how frequently something succeeds
if failure is too costly to bear.

–Nassim Taleb

“Some things don’t seem to matter much, right now,
but when those things do matter,
nothing else will.”


“There is nothing so corrosive to good judgment
as watching your neighbor become rich.”

–Charles Kindleberger

“The time to be most optimistic is at the point of maximum pessimism.”

–John Templeton

 “Financial statements, like fine perfume,
should be sniffed not swallowed.”

–Abraham Briloff

“Patience is not an absence of action;
rather it is “timing”
it waits on the right time to act,
for the right principles…”

–Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

“If you can’t measure it, you can’t control it.”

–W. Edwards Deming
We measure risk.