Tips by John Maynard Keynes

The long run is a misleading guide to current affairs. In the long run we are all dead. Economists set themselves too easy, too useless a task if in...
Practical men ... are usually the slaves of some defunct economist.
Tags: economist, humor
Playing the stock market is analogous to entering a newspaper beauty-judging contest in which one must select the six prettiest faces out of a hundred...
The management of stock exchange investments is a kind of low pursuit from which it is a good thing for most members of society to be free.
The market can remain irrational longer than you can remain solvent.
Lenin was right. There is no subtler, no surer means of overturning the existing basis of society than to debauch the currency.
Speculators may do no harm as bubbles on a steady stream of enterprise. But the position is serious when enterprise becomes a bubble on a whirlpool of...
It is better that a man should tyrannise over his bank balance than over his fellow-citizens and whilst the former is sometimes denounced as being but...