Image Credit: The Munger Library at Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles, designed by Charles T. Munger (photo: Jason Zweig)
LOS ANGELESâCharlie MungerâsÂ signature phraseÂ is âI have nothing to add.â Ask him about architecture, however, and he will talk your ear off.
Mr. Mungerâinvesting legend, vice chairman at Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and Warren Buffettâs longtime business partnerâhas channeled that passion into the hundreds of millions of dollars heâs donated toward buildings at major universities and other institutions in recent years. The offers come with a caveat: Schools that want his money have to accept his ideas about building design, too....
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For further reading:
Peter D. Kaufman (ed.), Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. Munger
Janet Lowe, Damn Right!
Benjamin Graham, The Intelligent Investor
Jason Zweig,Â The Devilâs Financial Dictionary
Jason Zweig, Your Money and Your Brain
Jason Zweig, The Little Book of Safe Money
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