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Warren Buffett said an 89-year-old carpet seller would ‘run rings around’ Fortune 500 CEOs. Here’s the remarkable story of Mrs B

"I'd rather wrestle grizzlies than compete with Mrs B," the Berkshire Hathaway boss said after buying her company, Nebraska Furniture Mart, in 1983.

Warren Buffett may be hoarding $128 billion in cash in case he gets sick again

"They've got that bazooka loaded to buy back Berkshire Hathaway stock if people panic," shareholder Bill Smead said.

Warren Buffett took a $60 million hit after the Red Sox won the World Series in 2007

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway insured a promotion by Jordan's Furniture, which offered refunds if the baseball team were crowned champions that year.
Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

Warren Buffett tried to persuade Bill Gates to spend $370 million on an engagement ring

Berkshire Hathaway's boss told the Microsoft founder that he spent 6% of his net wealth on a ring in 1951, and he should do the same.

Here are 10 songs Warren Buffett has referenced over 2 decades of annual shareholder letters

Of the 10 songs identified by Markets Insider that Buffett references in his annual shareholder letters, eight are country.

A Warren Buffett-backed furniture maker is betting a mysterious ‘Guesthouse’ will help it take on Hermès and Chanel

"It's not going to have any of our products," Restoration Hardware's CEO said. "That usually is what twists everybody's head around a bit."

Here are Warren Buffett’s top 13 favorite stocks

In his 2018 annual letter to shareholders, Buffett wrote that much of Berkshire Hathaway's cash would be focused on expanding its equity holdings.

Google’s founders visited Warren Buffett more than a decade ago — and were so inspired they modeled Alphabet on Berkshire Hathaway

"The genesis of Alphabet is a meeting that Larry and Sergey and I had about a decade ago where we flew ... to Omaha, and we visited Warren Buffett."
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett famously avoids bidding wars. Here are 4 deals he’s missed out on because of that approach.

"We don't participate in auctions," Warren Buffett wrote in the 2016 annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders.

When you feel overwhelmed, understand balance is hard

The world of work has changed. Technology was supposed to have made our lives easier, but instead we find ourselves on our phones at 10 p.m. on Friday nights, trying to read complex work emails on 5.5″ screens.