Facts, Reasoning, and Mistakes

You’re neither right nor wrong because other people agree with you. You’re right because your facts are right and your reasoning is right—and that’s the only thing that makes you right. And if your facts and reasoning are right, you don’t have to worry about anybody else.Warren Buffett One of the most frustrating aspects of … Continue reading Facts, Reasoning, and Mistakes

BRK Annual Meeting 2020

Never bet against America.Warren Buffett Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder’s meeting yesterday was surreal. The dreary atmosphere was palpable, with the absence of the more than 40 thousand enthusiastic folks that usually attend - most notably Charlie Munger whose wit and wisdom were sorely missed. No events, no displays, no mascots, no crowds or cameras eagerly … Continue reading BRK Annual Meeting 2020

Uncertainty and Luck

The fundamental law of investing is the uncertainty of the future.Peter Bernstein Although clearly not a scientific law, the above is one of my favorite quotes about investing because the emphasis is rightfully on the unknowable future. There are no calculable answers, there are equally justifiable bull and bear arguments, as well as plenty of intelligent … Continue reading Uncertainty and Luck