Words which inspire

facebooktwitterlinkedinby featherI have always been inspired by words which helps me to see things a little differently. A very necessary ingredient for growth.

Here are a few which have worked for me over the years.


This time is different are among the most costly four words in market history.- Sir John Templeton

Information is endlessly available to us; where shall wisdom be found?– Harold Bloom

The ancient and timeless doctrines tell us that we human beings are meant to serve something greater than ourselves- in that alone consists our happiness and our well-being on earth and beyond the earth.- Jacob Needleman, Money and the Meaning of Life

Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.-  Warren Buffet

Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while.- Warren Buffet

We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Life is brief, and then you die, you know? And we’ve all chosen to do this with our lives. So it better be damn good. It better be worth it.- Steve Jobs

Financial complexity is dangerous to financial health. – Jaimie Blackman



Written by Jaimie Blackman

Jaimie Blackman

Jaimie Blackman — a former music educator & retailer— is a Certified Wealth Strategist & Succession Planner. Jaimie helps business owners maximize the value of their company through education & coaching. He is a frequent speaker at the National Association of Music Merchants, (NAMM) Idea Center and has spoken at Yamaha’s succession advantage.

As a financial literacy educator he has taught at New York University and has lectured at the 92nd Street Y, Marymount Manhattan College and CUNY.

His column is published in The Music & Sound Retailer and contributes to NAMM U online, as well as other industry trade magazines.

Jaimie is CEO of Jaimie Blackman & Company, President of BH Wealth Management, and Creator of MoneyCapsules® and the Sound of Money®.

To register for Jaimie’s live webinars, or to subscribe to his podcasts, visit jaimieblackman.com.

The purpose of this post is to educate. Our content should not be construed as advice. If legal, tax or other advice is required by the readers, professional advice should be sought.

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