Words of wisdom about investing in stocks

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Feel like no one really cares how you invest? Once there’s a sizable fortune validating your strategies, people will line up to hear your ideas about investing in stocks.

Luckily, super successful investors have always had plenty to say for free about their investment philosophies. The ever-quotable maxims of investing icons offer insights into the value of prudence, thrift and diligence with a dash of clear-thinking individualism.

Bankrate asked financial professionals for their favorite investing aphorisms from the greats of the industry and what the quotes mean to them.

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