Here are some classic quotes from the 1987 blockbuster 'Wall Street', which starred Michael Douglas as Gordon Gekko.
'What's worth doing, is worth doing for money'.
'If you not inside, you're outside'.
'The most valuable commodity I know is information'.
'Jesus! If this guy owned a funeral parlor, nobody would die!'.
'It's a zero sum game - somebody wins, somebody loses. Money itself isn't lost or made. It's simply transferred from one perception to another'.
'I don't throw darts at a board. I bet on sure things. Read Sun-tzu's The Art of War. Every battle is won before it's ever fought'.
'You could've been one of the great ones, Buddy. I looked at you and saw myself'.
'It's not always the most popular person who gets the job done'.
'I create nothing. I own'.
'Ever wonder why fund managers can't beat the S&P 500 ? Because they're sheep - and sheep get slaughtered!'.
'You see that building ? I bought that building 10 years ago. My first real estate deal. Sold it two years later. Made an $800,000 profit. It was better than sex. At the time, I thought that was all the money in the world. Now, it's a day's pay'.
'If you need a friend, get a dog'.
'Greed is good'.
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