When a man gets wealthy, he has to deal with the problems of freedom. All the choices he could possibly want. An abyss opens up. Well, I watched that abyss. I watched it ruin men, marriages, but most of all, it ruins the children.
Playboy Interviewer: 'It's been reported that you're the first man in history with a fortune in excess of a billion dollars.'
J. Paul Getty: 'I have no idea. But, if you can count your money you're not a billionaire.'