Basant Maheshwari Quotes

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Basant Maheshwari is a stock investor, portfolio manager and author of 'The Thoughtful Investor'.

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Best 11 Quotes by Basant Maheshwari

“Being financially free requires a lot of risk-taking. It's like a T-20 game. You can’t reach your target playing forward defence.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Concentration is for creating capital. Diversification is for protecting capital.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Don’t feel shame in selling a stock where fundamentals have deteriorated and don’t feel shame in doubling your position when the fundamentals have improved.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Don’t try to be the rabbit; a tortoise is good enough in this market.”

Basant Maheshwari

“It’s very hard to lose money buying sector leaders.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Read as much as possible and build up your own investing philosophy, you can’t create wealth on borrowed conviction.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Stereotyped investors don’t know that the big money isn’t made by buying debt free companies. It’s made by buying debt laden companies going ‘debt free’.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Stock investment has got power to knock-off many years of your work life, you will save many years without working hard and enjoy life with your family.”

Basant Maheshwari

“Wealth has to be made once, but making money is a daily work.”

Basant Maheshwari

“You can’t buy yesterday’s stock at today’s price or today’s stock at yesterday’s price.”

Basant Maheshwari

"The Thoughtful Investor" Quotes

“A 15 bagger with a 3% allocation makes a career but a 15 bagger on a 30% allocation can make a life!”

Basant Maheshwari
The Thoughtful Investor