My Ten Favorite Walt Disney Quotes

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Walt Disney is one of my favorite titans of the 20th century because he was a dude that had to keep plugging away to find success in life.

Did he have the creative control of some of his early animations and characters before Mickey Mouse stolen away from him? Check.

Did he spend much of his early life being mocked by his peers (and even his own father) for being a doodler and painter instead of following the social expectations of what constituted “normal” for a young boy and adolescent? Check.

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The Vanguard Wellington Fund Is Still Open To New Investors

After recently mentioning that I would consider an investment in the Vanguard Wellington Fund if I wanted to create wealth in such a way that I did not have to spend much time thinking about investments or intended to pass the ownership stake on to someone that did not have much knowledge about investing (i.e. if you wanted to turn your children into trust fund babies in a way that they could not ruin it, you’d want to set up a restricted trust that only permitted the kids to receive the interest and dividend income generated by the fund, perhaps with the instruction that the assets transfer into an S&P 500 index fund if the Wellington Fund were to ever cease to exist).

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