I’m doing God’s work.
- Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein in a November 2009 interview
It’s war. It’s like when Hitler invaded Poland in 1939.
- Steve Schwarzman, Chairman and co-founder of Blackstone, on potential tax changes in 2010
The uproar over bonuses was intended to stir public anger, to get everybody out there with their pitch forks and their hangman nooses, and all that–sort of like what we did in the Deep South. And I think it was just as bad and just as wrong.
- AIG CEO Robert Benmosche in a Wall Street Journal Interview this past weekend