15 Notable Quotes By Michael Milken
Philanthropist & Financier
Encino, Los Angeles, California
Michael Milken is an American financier, best known for his work in the growth of ‘high-yield’ bonds. He was convicted and sentenced for ten years following felony charges for which he pleaded not guilty. In 1989, he was charged with racketeering and securities fraud. While he pleaded guilty to securities fraud, he refused to accept the racketeering charge. He was charged with a fine of $600 million along with imprisonment. He was also permanently barred from the industry by the Securities and Exchange Commission. He was, however, released after two years for good behavior. He became a philanthropist after his release. Since then, he has funded medical research, became the chairman of the ‘Milken Institute’ and co-founded another philanthropy project ‘Milken Family Foundation.’ He is named as the ‘Man Who Changed Medicine’ by ‘Fortune Magazine.’ Here are some of his quotes on life, motivation, money, passion, work, country, business, encouragement, medicine, finance, etc.