32 Notable Quotes By Jordan Belfort, The Man Who Ruled The Wall Street
The Bronx, New York, United States
Jordan Belfort is a distinguished American stockbroker, motivational speaker and author. He was born in a middle-class family and struggled with a meat business during his early days. He went on to try his hands in the stock market and soon he was known for his inborn talent to sell. He worked a couple of years for some small companies and went on to own an investment firm called ‘Stratton Oakmont’. He turned this company into a profitable venture by using various unethical ways. He motivated his brokers to bring money from some innocent customers. He was infamous for his ‘pump and dump’ technique where he influenced the customers to buy shares of duped companies which increased its rate and then he used to make profits by selling off his holdings in the company. This increased his flow of money and he went on to lead a lavish life while being addicted to drugs. These things caught the eyes of the authorities and he was imprisoned for 4 years. During this, he recorded his life experiences in a book titled ‘The Wolf of Wall Street' which was further adapted in a movie that became a blockbuster. Besides this he is also a motivational speaker. We bring to you a collection of thoughts and quotes by the notorious man. Read on the compilation of unforgettable sayings and quotations by Jordan Belfort which have been curated from his writings, speeches, interviews, work and life.