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The 11 Sexiest Things Warren Buffett Ever Said

Billionaire, oracle, lover. America's most famous investor has also shared plenty of wisdom on matters of the heart, and groin.

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Berkshire Hathaway 2013 annual letter, borrowed from Woody Allen. Buffett borrowed this quote to explain that Berkshire Hathaway's willingness to buy entire companies or just buy lots of stock gives it an advantage over investment firms that only invest in companies they can then control.



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Buffett's response to an investor calling him to ask about helping rescue Bear Stearns. While he ultimately didn't buy a stake in the doomed investment bank (he instead invested $5 billion in Goldman Sachs), he still heard out the offer.



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Buffett in a 2008 question and answer session with corporate executives in Toronto. One of the attendees asked why business owners sell their companies to Berkshire Hathaway instead of other investors, like private equity firms.

Matthew Zeitlin is a business reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Zeitlin reports on Wall Street and big banks.

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