I don’t often speak of it, but Warren Buffett
) is a personal hero and idol of mine. I just love the guy’s story, and what he’s been able to accomplish is simply mind-boggling. I admire not just his fortune and investment prowess, but also his attitude and beliefs on life in general. Although my beliefs and ideas are my own, I felt like I found a kindred spirit after reading Buffett’s biography
. He’s extremely witty, funny, and approachable in a way not often synonymous with one of the richest people the world has ever known. His intelligence is already well documented, but the way in which he conveys and shares that intelligence is refreshing and wonderful.
In light of that, I look forward to the annual shareholder letters that Buffett pens to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B)
shareholders. It’s a glimpse into not just the business acumen of Buffett, but his down-to-earth investment advice. Continue Reading »