"Never test the depth of river
with both feet "
The Times of Warren Buffett :
On April 11, 2012, Buffett was diagnosed with stage I prostate cancer during a routine test.He announced he would begin two months of daily radiation treatment from mid-July; however, in a letter to shareholders, Buffett said he felt "great - as if I were in my normal excellent health - and my energy level is 100 percent".
On 15 September 2012, Buffett announced that he had completed the full 44-day radiation treatment cycle, saying "it's a great day for me" and "I am so glad to say that's over".
In 1999, Buffett was named the top money manager of the Twentieth Century in a survey by the Carson Group, ahead of Peter Lynch andJohn Templeton. In 2007, he was listed among Time's 100 Most Influential People in the world.
In 2011, President Barack Obamaawarded him the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Most recently, Buffett, along with Bill Gates, was named the most influential global thinker in Foreign Policy's 2010 report.
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