INSPIRATION FOR THE WEEK AHEAD -- BUFFETT'S 2021 ANNUAL SHAREHOLDER LETTER
Sharing an inspiring piece for the week ahead. Here's a link to Warren Buffett's shareholder letter posted yesterday. Read about the wild entrepreneurial successes of See's Candy, National Indemnity, GEICO, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Clayton Homes, Pilot Travel Centers, and more.
A few takeaways:
- "Never bet against America."
- "In its brief 232 years of existence[redacted]there has been no incubator for unleashing human potential like America. Despite some severe interruptions, our country’s economic progress has been breathtaking."
- Success stories abound throughout America. Since our country’s birth, individuals with an idea, ambition and often just a pittance of capital have succeeded beyond their dreams by creating something new or by improving the customer’s experience with something old."
- "Tip your hat to the [...] to the army of successful entrepreneurs who populate every part of our country. These builders needed America’s framework for prosperity – a unique experiment when it was crafted in 1789 – to achieve their potential. In turn, America needed citizens[redacted]to accomplish the miracles our founding fathers sought."