Quotes by Bernie Madoff

Bernard Lawrence Madoff was an American fraudster and financier who ran the largest Ponzi scheme in history, worth about $64.8 billion. He was at one time chairman of the NASDAQ stock exchange.

The best Quotes and Sayings

F-ck my victims. I carried them for twenty years, and now I'm doing 150 years.

Bernie Madoff, Juni 2010
 
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The thing that was important to me was family, but that's all gone. That's more punishment that being incarcerated.

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I basically think everybody would be better off if people weren't able to exert so much influence on politicians with money.

CorruptionBernie Madoff
 
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I am painfully aware that I have deeply hurt many, many people.

Bernie Madoff, March 2009
 
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The person that is buying a share of stock is convinced he knows something that the other person who's selling it to him does not know.

Stock ExchangeBernie Madoff
 
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Wall Street is one big turf war. By benefiting one person you are disadvantaging another person.

Wall StreetBernie Madoff
 
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In today's regulatory environment, it's virtually impossible to violate rules.

Stock ExchangeBernie Madoff, Oktober 2007
 
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The nature of any human being, certainly anyone on Wall Street, is 'the better deal you give the customer, the worse deal it is for you'.

Wall StreetBernie Madoff
 
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Today, basically, on Wall Street, the big money is made by taking risks.

Wall Street, Stock ExchangeBernie Madoff
 
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The whole government is a Ponzi scheme.

Bernie Madoff
 
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