The thing I always say to people is this: 'If you avoid failure, you also avoid success.'
When I started my last business, I didn't receive a paycheck for 13 months. The average person can't handle that pressure.
The average age of the world's greatest civilizations from the beginning of history has been about 200 years.
A financial crisis is a great time for professional investors and a horrible time for average ones.
Most people are happy being average. Most are happy being faceless in a sea of faces.
Financial freedom is available to those who learn about it and work for it.
When America stopped importing from China, China stopped importing from the rest of the world. This affects Asian countries as well as Australia, Brazil, and other suppliers of raw materials.
When President George W. Bush attempted to reform Social Security, that proposal was more unpopular with Americans than the Iraq war. People love their entitlements.
The Nasdaq bubble and crash were followed by the real estate bubble then subprime crash, which led to the unprecedented printing of trillions of dollars in an attempt to prevent a global depression.
Israel will not tolerate Iran developing nuclear power, even if Iran claims it is for peaceful purposes. If there is an attack, oil prices will go through the roof.
We've all heard stories of lottery winners, rock stars, heirs and heiresses, and professional athletes becoming millionaire morons who wake up rich but are broke by nightfall.
Assets put money in your pocket, whether you work or not, and liabilities take money from your pocket.
Our brains are either our greatest assets or our greatest liabilities.
In 1997, in Rich Dad, Poor Dad, I stated, 'Your home is not an asset.' Real estate agents sent me hate mail.
If you look at anyone who has achieved great success and wealth, people like Warren Buffett, Oprah Winfrey, or Lance Armstrong, they have all focused intensely in order to win.
History reminds us that dictators and despots arise during times of severe economic crisis.
The environmentalists say capitalism is killing our oceans, air, land, and forests. Capitalists argue that they provide food, fuel, and building materials for a growing world.