Lessons From Warren Buffett

Lessons From Warren Buffett: A Dollar Is a Dollar No Matter Where It Comes From

Some sectors seem to excite investors more than others, but Warren Buffett is quick to remind investors that no matter the source all dollars are equal.

“A dollar earned from a horseshoe company is the same as a dollar earned from an internet company” Buffett said at the 1999 Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. “It is not worth more, based on whether it comes from somebody named dot-com, you know, or somebody that named, you know, the Old-Fashioned Horseshoe Company. The dollars are equal.”

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Disclosure: David Mazor is a freelance writer focusing on Berkshire Hathaway. The author is long in Berkshire Hathaway, and this article is not a recommendation on whether to buy or sell the stock. The information contained in this article should not be construed as personalized or individualized investment advice. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

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