"Genius is in-born, may it never be still-born."

"Oysters, irritated by grains of sand, give birth to pearls. Brains, irritated by curiosity, give birth to ideas."

"Brainpower is the bridge to the future; it is what transports you from wishful thinking to willful doing."

"Unless you keep learning & growing, the status quo has no status."

Monday, July 26, 2010


"... Whenever something is really pounded or when something is skyrocketing and it is on the front page of the New York Times, no matter how much you agree with it long term, you have to reverse yourself for a while..."

"... Usually, when something has a 20-year move up or down, it is wrong and ready to reverse. I am talking about the big picture now - whenever something is at a long term high and everybody is wildly enthusiastic, it is time to go the other way..."

~ contrarian views of legendary global investor Jim Rogers, also financial commentator & author ('A Gift to My Children: a Father's Lessons for Life & Investing', among others;); as quoted in an interview by author Steve Drobny of 'Inside The House of Money: Top Hedge Fund Traders on Profiting in the Global Markets';

[More information about Jim Rogers is available at this link.]

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