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Baruch Spinoza

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BERNARD BARUCH
Effects of Fear and Anger on Perceived Risks of Terrorism. People want to be treated as adults. They...
BARUCH FISCHHOFF
I don't know if the learning is as systematic as it needs to be.
BARUCH FISCHHOFF
I'm not smart, but I like to observe. Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked ...
BERNARD BARUCH
If you get all the facts, your judgment can be right; if you don't get all the facts, it can'...
BERNARD BARUCH
There are no such things as incurable s. There are only things for which man has not found a cure.
BERNARD BARUCH
Every man has a right to be wrong in his opinions. But no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.
BERNARD BARUCH
The ability to express an idea is well nigh as important as the idea itself.
BERNARD BARUCH
To me - old age is always ten years older than I am.
BERNARD BARUCH
I made my money by selling too soon.
BERNARD BARUCH
We did not all come over on the same ship, but we are all in the same boat.
BERNARD BARUCH
Old age is always 15 years older than I am.
BERNARD BARUCH
You can talk about capitalism and communism and all that sort of thing, but the important thing is t...
BERNARD BARUCH
Two things are bad for the heart - running up stairs and running down people.
BERNARD BARUCH
In the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves.
BERNARD BARUCH
Let us not be deceived we are today in the midst of a cold war.
BERNARD BARUCH
But there are indeed specific obstacles to change, which different people experience in different wa...
RHODA BARUCH
The main purpose of the stock market is to make fools of as many men as possible.
BERNARD BARUCH
A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still the...
BERNARD BARUCH
Vote for the man who promises least. He'll be the least disappointing.
BERNARD BARUCH
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use it. E...
BERNARD BARUCH
I am quite sure that in the hereafter she will take me by the hand and lead me to my proper seat.
BERNARD BARUCH
If you get all the facts, your judgment can be right; if you don't get all the facts, it can't be ri...
BERNARD BARUCH
Nobody ever lost money taking a profit.
BERNARD BARUCH
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use i...
BERNARD BARUCH
Millions saw the apple fall, but Newton was the one who asked why.
BERNARD BARUCH
This is a case where they did an exceptionally good job on the natural science and a really poor job...
BARUCH FISCHHOFF
If the history of the past fifty years teaches us anything, it is that peace does not follow disarma...
BERNARD BARUCH
There are no such things as incurable, there are only things for which man has not found a cure.
BERNARD BARUCH
Most of the successful people I've known are the ones who do more listening than talking.
BERNARD BARUCH
Every man has a right to his opinion, but no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.
BERNARD BARUCH
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter d...
BERNARD BARUCH
You talk about capitalism and communism and all that sort of thing, but the important thing is the s...
BERNARD BARUCH
Don't try to buy at the bottom and sell at the top. It can't be done except by liars.
BERNARD BARUCH
A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs.
BERNARD BARUCH
In America, if you put your mind to it you can have anything you want. You just can't have everythin...
BERNARD BARUCH