Paul Volcker’s Mom’s Wisdom

A friend sent me this article on Paul Volcker who is 91 years old and not done yet. I loved this part especially:

Volcker, who still keeps an office at Rockefeller Center, ends his book by quoting some advice that his late mother gave him “during some earlier period of despair.” This is what Ma Volcker said: “The United States is the oldest and strongest democracy in the world. In two hundred years, it has survived a lot. Get back to work.”

Glad to learn something I didn’t know:

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