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    Dr. Basil G.

    "Capital is made up of resources that are managed, preserved (like fruit preserves),­ saved, developed, created with imagination­ and effort, and used to earn more resources..­.."

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    Dr. Basil G. Dr. Basil G. commented on Living One's Philosophy
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    Dr. Basil G.

    "David, you have my best wishes for a full recovery. Proust'­s books were my great favorites in French, a language I knew well as a boy, now largely forgotten..­.."

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    Dr. Basil G. Dr. Basil G. commented on Living One's Philosophy
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    Dr. Basil G.

    "Thom: You have put well Picketty'­s theory in a brief statement. Envy and rage in the middle class is indeed given expression in the simple mathematics­ of the theory. The math, however, does not reflect the world as it is evolving...­."

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    David W. David W. commented on Living One's Philosophy
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    David W.

    "Too bad I missed the meeting. It seems somewhat heated? I'm better today, but not fully recovered. Even if I can't always join you in person, I still enjoy being able to comment via our messages...­."

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    Tom O. Tom O. commented on Living One's Philosophy
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    Tom O.

    "We discussed in depth Thomas Piketty'­s theory of income (and wealth) inequality.­..."

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    Dr. Basil G. Dr. Basil G. commented on Living One's Philosophy
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    Dr. Basil G.

    "I hope that you, Thom, and David, with me will settle this matter tomorrow."

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    Dr. Basil G. Dr. Basil G. commented on Living One's Philosophy
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    Dr. Basil G.

    "Politicians­ naturally look to garner votes; they will use any theoretical­ basis for their proposals that proves their point. I have my own mind; it's enough."

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    Dr. Basil G. Dr. Basil G. commented on Living One's Philosophy
    3 days ago
    Dr. Basil G.

    "Certain practices for wealth accumulatio­n are demonstrabl­y wrong: stealing, defrauding,­ monopolizin­g, graft, etc. These practices are banned in any advanced society....­"

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    Dr. Basil G. Dr. Basil G. commented on Living One's Philosophy
    3 days ago
    Dr. Basil G.

    "Do we need the rich? Not especially.­ Do we need people who create riches? Most assuredly! In a small meeting like this, we should be able to find a solution to this problem (or opportunity­) of wealth accumulatio­n."

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