The Great Estate

“In so far as Government lands can be disposed of, I am in favor of cutting up the wild lands into parcels, so that every poor man may have a home.”
~ Abraham Lincoln

“In my experience, in the real-estate business past success stories are generally not applicable to new situations. We must continually reinvent ourselves, responding to changing times with innovative new business models.”
~ Akira Mori

“The wise young man or wage earner of today invests his money in real estate.”
~ Andrew Carnegie

“To be successful in real estate, you must always and consistently put your clients’ best interests first. When you do, personal needs will be realized beyond your greatest expectations.”
~ Anthony Hitt

“It is a comfortable feeling to know that you stand on your own ground. Land is about the only thing that can’t fly away.”
~ Anthony Trollope

“Now, one thing I tell everyone is learn about real estate. Repeat after me. Real Estate provides the highest returns, the greatest values, and the least risk.”
~ Armstrong Williams

“A little house well filled, A little land well till’d and a little wife well will’d are great riches.”
~ Benjamin Franklin

“Real estate is the best investment for small savings. More money is made from the rise in real estate values than from all other causes combined.”
~ William Jennings Bryan

“Real estate cannot be lost or stolen nor can it be carried away. Purchased with common sense, paid for in full, and managed with reasonable care it is about the safest investment in the world.”
~ Franklin D Roosevelt

“Remember, anyone can do it-not everyone will. The only question is: will you?”
~ Gary W. Keller

“No investment on earth is so safe, so sure, so certain to enrich its owner as undeveloped realty. I always advise my friends to place their savings in realty near some growing city. There is no such savings bank anywhere.”
~ Grover Cleveland

“Some people look for a beautiful place others make a place beautiful.”
~ Hazrat Inayat Khan

“Current real estate prices aren’t high because they have been driven up by irresponsible speculation. As was often the case in the past. Prices have risen because a constantly increasing population with money to invest has been created – and continues to be created.”
~ J.Paul Getty

“In Real Estate, you make 10% of your money because you’re a genius and 90% because you catch a great wave.”
~ Jeff Greene

“I have always like real estate; farmland, pasture land, timberland and city property. I have had experience with all of them. I guess I just naturally like ‘the good Earth’ the foundation of all our wealth.”
~ Jesse H. Jones

“Landlords grow rich in their sleep.”
~ John Stuart

“Buy on the fringe and wait. Buy land near a growing city! Buy real estate when other people want to sell. Hold what you buy.”
~ John Jacob Astor

“Buying real estate is not the best way, the quickest way, the safest way, but the only way to become wealthy.”
~ Marshall Fields

“A man complained that on his way home to dinner he had every day to pass through that long field of his neighbors. I advised him to buy it and it would never seem long again.”
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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