He Said That? 9/7/18

From Jim Rogers (born 1942), American businessman, investor, traveler, financial commentator and author based in Singapore:

Acknowledge the complexity of the world and resist the impression that you easily understand it. People are too quick to accept conventional wisdom, because it sounds basically true and it tends to be reinforced by both their peers and opinion leaders, many of whom have never looked at whether the facts support the received wisdom. It’s a basic fact of life that many things “everybody knows” turn out to be wrong.From

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