2023-01-24 16:00:50

Warren Buffett Says This Sets Really Successful People Apart

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By The Motley Fool

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If you're hoping to be very successful professionally or financially, it can help to pay attention to tips from others who have achieved that dream.

Warren Buffett is one of those people whose advice you may want to listen to. The self-made billionaire is one of the greatest investors of all time and he's managed to build a large business empire that afforded him untold wealth.

Buffett gave one simple explanation of what sets "really" successful people apart from others, and this advice especially is worth taking into account when making your own life choices.

Could this be the key to true success?

So, what does Buffett think sets successful people apart from others?

"The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything," Buffett said.

Buffett has implemented this strategy himself, opting out of certain types of hot investments even as others jumped aboard. One example is cryptocurrency, which the famed investor repeatedly made clear that he was not interested in investing in, even when a growing number of Americans were embracing this asset class.

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