Good on them, there's plenty of money to go around!
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Begs the question, if you had a billion dollars, would you give half away?
"I will go down as Darren Sammy, the one who always smiles" - Darren Sammy
But these guys have like $50 billion so giving away half isn't really that big a deal to them. Plus they could probably all earn it back relatively quickly in investments, property and through business.
Buffett is planning to donate 99 percent of his wealth according to that article, hopefully others will take his lead. If not in their lifetimes, then at least after they die; dynastic wealth is a terrible thing.
"Under the spreading chestnut tree,
I sold you and you sold me."
My rough calculations show this venture would raise atleast 135 billion $ which is staggeringly huge amount.
Buffet is one of the most interesting men.
Lives such a simple life for a multi billionaire. Has a fascinating viewpoint of the world.
"I am very happy and it will allow me to have lot more rice."
Eoin Morgan on being given a rice cooker for being Man of the Match in a Dhaka Premier Division game.
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