Michael Lewis: Man Up, Wall Streeters

by Benjamin Domenech on 9:35 am February 13, 2009

Feb. 13 (Bloomberg) — Before I quit my job trading bonds for my former Wall Street employer and set up my first hedge fund, I thought long and hard.

I stared at the ceiling every night, unable to sleep, and asked myself, over and over, many difficult questions. For example: “How sincerely do I want to grow my net worth from $10 million to $100 million?” And: “How much pleasure might be had from the envy of others?”

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