1. Cryptocurrencie Prediction: "In terms of cryptocurrencies generally, I can say almost with certainty that they will come to a bad ending,"

1. Cryptocurrencie Prediction: "In terms of cryptocurrencies generally, I can say almost with certainty that they will come to a bad ending,"

2. Flat-earther Prediction: "Ships will sail around the world, but the Flat Earth Society will flourish,"

3. Berkshire Hathaway Prediction: "It is fitting that the visit of Halley's Comet coincided with this percentage gain: neither will be seen again in my lifetime,

4. Sear Prediction: Buffett told students at the University of Kansas in May 2005 that Sears Chairman Eddie Lampert would struggle to revitalize the department-store chain

5. ABC, Geico, and The Washington Post Prediction: "We expect to keep permanently our three primary holdings, Capital Cities/ABC, Inc., Geico Corporation,

6. Freddie Mac Prediction: "In 1988 we made major purchases of Federal Home Loan Mortgage Pfd. ('Freddie Mac'),

7. Coca-Cola and Gillette Prediction: "No sensible observer — not even these companies' most vigorous competitors, assuming they are assessing the matter honestly — questions that Coke and Gillette will dominate their fields worldwide for an investment lifetime,

8. Death Prediction: Buffett wrote in his 2006 letter to shareholders that he had an "expected lifespan of about 12 years (though, naturally, I'm aiming for more)."

9. Table tenni Prediction: Buffett touted Ariel Hsing, a top-rated junior table-tennis player, as a "good bet to win at the Olympics some day"

10. Housing Prediction: "Housing will come back — you can be sure of that," Buffett told shareholders in his 2011 letter after the US housing bubble burst, fueling the financial crisis

11. Index fund Prediction: "Over a ten-year period commencing on January 1, 2008, and ending on December 31, 2017, the S&P 500 will outperform a portfolio of funds of hedge funds, when performance is measured on a basis net of fees, costs, and expenses