J. P. Morgan quotes

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John Pierpont Morgan was an American financier and banker.

J. P. Morgan quotes

“A man always has two reasons for what he does – a good one, and the real one.”

J. P. Morgan

“Anyone can be a millionaire, but to become a billionaire you need an astrologer.”

J. P. Morgan

“Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see farther.”

J. P. Morgan

“If you have to ask how much it costs, you can’t afford it.”

J. P. Morgan

“Money is gold, and nothing else.”

J. P. Morgan

“My first guess is sometimes right. My second never is.”

J. P. Morgan

“No problem can be solved until it is reduced to some simple form. The changing of a vague difficulty into a specific, concrete form is a very essential element in thinking.”

J. P. Morgan

“Nothing so undermines your financial judgement as the sight of your neighbour getting rich.”

J. P. Morgan

“The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.”

J. P. Morgan

“You can’t pick cherries with your back to the tree.”

J. P. Morgan