Hadn’t Thought of That

“Just think.   If wealthy people had given away more of the money they had over the last decade, they wouldn’t have lost it.”

— Charles F. Feeney, billionaire, disussing his recent $125 Million gift to  UCSF Medical Center. NYTimes

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2 Responses to Hadn’t Thought of That

  1. Private Partz says:

    He’s an exception to the rule. I bet most extremely wealthy people don’t see a significant difference between giving it away and just losing it. Either way they don’t have it any more.

  2. Confooked says:

    Half may never know just how much they have. The other half may not even care. Therefore giving it away or loosing it doesn’t really matter now because they never knew how much they had to begin with. Right?

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