An Aging Body Allows Insights Once Missed

Chris John Amorosino When you reach my age, 62, you realize you have a new body. Your previous body was pretty boring. It hardly ever complained, drew attention to itself, spoke or yelled at you. Every day that former body got out of bed and just did its work in silence. Now life’s different. My new body’s social. It is always talking. Here a creak, there a groan, everywhere a stomach gurgle. It’s like I’ve swallowed a 70 piece marching band. Some body part always has some comment to emit. With my new body I feel like I’ve become special. I now have special toothpaste, […] Read more »

The Best of Our Best Advice

We went through our archives for nearly a decade of collected wisdom that still holds up. Warren Buffet Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway I had two mentors: my dad, Howard Buffett, and Ben Graham. Here were these two guys who I revered and who over the years gave me tons of good advice. But when I think about what they said to me, the truth is, the first thing that comes to mind is bad advice. I was not quite 21 when this happened, in 1951, and just getting out of business school at Columbia. I had just taken Ben’s class there — and […] Read more »