Category Archives: Quote of the Day

QOTD: Fading Breton Woods = Instability – Arminio Fraga

QOTD = Quote of the Day …with the US less dominant and less willing to provide global economic and financial leadership, systemic instability is likely to increase. As the American economic historian Charles Kindleberger famously warned, this typically occurs in … Continue reading

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QOTD: Artificial Intelligentsia

QOTD = Quote of the Day Whoever becomes the leader in this sphere [A.I.] will become the ruler of the world – Vladimir Putin 

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QOTD: Free Trade, Please…

  The only policy that left- and right-wing populists can agree on to address economic decline is trade protectionism, which will make the world poorer.  A new type of populism that puts more trust in local communities may well have … Continue reading

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QOTD: Et toi?

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QOTD: George Soros

Most of us assume the future will more or less resemble the present, but this is not necessarily so. In a long and eventful life, I have witnessed many periods of what I call radical disequilibrium. We are living in … Continue reading

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QOTD: Three Kinds Of People

There are three kinds of people: the haves, the have-nots, and the have-not-paid-for-what-they-haves.  – Earl Wilson QOTD = Quote of the Day

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QOTD: MLK

Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they can not communicate; they can not communicate because they are separated. – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, circa 1958 QOTD … Continue reading

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QOTD: John Bogle, RIP

Trees don’t grow to the sky, and I see clouds on the horizon. I don’t know if and when they’ll arrive. A little extra caution should be the watchword – John Bogle, Barron’s – December 28, 2018

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QOTD: The Fall Of Sears And GE

The real lesson is starker. It is that no business, no matter how historically innovative or powerful, is guaranteed immortality. – Robert Samuelson QOTD = Quote of the Day

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QOTD: You Are A Badass!

Deciding means jumping in all the way, doing whatever it takes, and going after your dreams with the tenacity of a dateless cheerleader a week before prom night.  – Jen Sincero, You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness … Continue reading

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