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  •  He knew nothing about money (0+ / 0-)

    and didn't care.  He was an absentminded professor.  Absolutely off the charts brilliant in his small field but useless in daily life.  It's amazing that he was as careful as he was...at least going in to his retirement.

    As he got into his 80's, I believe he was taken advantage of here and there, by his stockbroker, by his mortgage banker...but he wasn't in the kind of mental place to be able to be making stock market decisions.

    "When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?' Don Marquis

    by hopesprings on Fri Sep 21, 2012 at 08:51:58 AM PDT

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