Long ago, Ben Graham taught me that 'Price is what you pay; value is what you get.' Whether we’re talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise when it is marked down." -Warren Buffett
"Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas." -Paul Samuelson
"If investing is entertaining, if you're having fun, you're probably not making any money. Good investing is boring." -George Soros
"People don't like the idea of thinking long term. Many are desperately seeking short term answers because they have money problems to be solved today." -Robert Kiyosaki
In short, buy real assets that fundamentally go up in value over time. Having vision is key and the main factor is patience to succeed.