"While people tend to overestimate what can be achieved in a short
time, they underestimate what is possible in the long term."
- Arthur C. Clarke, author, translator,
"Investment advisors are taking an aggressive wait-and-see attitude
before making investments."
- Barrons, Spring 2002
"There is a genius on one side of every trade and a dolt on the other,
but which is which does not become clear until much later."
- Leon Levy, New York Times,
"But when Philippe de Montebello, the Met's director, offered to name
the museum's new wing dedicated to Greek and Roman antiquities for him and
his wife "in perpetuity," Mr. Levy wondered how long that was."
- Leon Levy, New York Times Obituary,
"Another ABS pool blew up two weeks ago. It was backed by (NOW GET
THIS!) truck-driver school tuition accounts receivable! Can you believe
this? They were credit enhanced, and rated A or possibly AAA."
-Worthington Johnson, Jr., Lawrence Capital
Management, Inc., November Quarterly Letter 2002