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66Four quotes by Bernard Baruch99

Bernard Mannes Baruch (August 19, 1870 - June 20, 1965) was an American financier, stock-market speculator, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advising Democratic U.S. Presidents Woodrow Wilson and Franklin D. Roosevelt on economic matters.

66I'm not smart, I try to observe: millions saw the apple fall but Newton was the one who asked why.99 [+]

66Old age is always fifteen years older than I am.99 [+]

66Those who matter don't mind, and those who mind don't matter.99 [+]

66Vote for the man who promises least; he'll be the least disappointing.99 [+]

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