Monday Message 29th November 2021

“They do say that socialism is the ideal philosophy – just as long as you have capitalists to pay for it”
– Wilbur Smith, adventure writer (1933-2021)

Monday Message 22nd November 2021

“Failure makes success so much sweeter, and allows you to thumb your nose at the crowds”
– inspirational adventure writer Wilbur Smith, born in Zambia in 1933, died four wives and 48 books later, on 13 November 2021 in Cape Town.

Monday Message 15th November 2021

“The big money is not in the buying or the selling, but in the waiting.”

– Charlie Munger one of the nonagenarian patriarchs of the iconic Berkshire Hathaway, as quoted by Australian fund manager Chris Cuffe recently

Monday Message 18th January 2021

Happy New Year!
Great to be back into it.
“We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from the past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience”
– George Washington (1732-1799) American Founding Father and first president, for 10 years from 1789. Son of land developers, he was a surveyor by trade, before starting a military career with the Virginia Regiment.