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You never find people endeavoring to convince you that you may live very happily upon a plentiful fortune.

Jul 242019

To learn the status of an identity, count how many people fake it.

Mar 272019

It is expensive to be poor, and wildly expensive to be stupid.

Mar 112019

Rich societies produce leisure sufficient for folly, and democratic societies make this everybody’s problem.

Feb 212019

The market may not be smarter than everyone — just everyone I know.

Jan 022019

Consumer capitalism isn’t soulless, quite the contrary: it provides consumers with the option of outsourcing their souls.

Dec 252018

Anyone who has not invested in his own recommendations has no skin in the game; and anyone who has is talking his book.

Dec 192018

Capitalism is a daily exercise in getting what you want without knowing what you want.

Dec 042018

It’s good luck to attribute one’s success to good luck.