"Entitlement is the worst thing ever and I see entitlement coming in many guises," he said. "Anybody who acts like they deserve something 'just because,', is a disaster."
SHOOT: He's right. But the opposite is also a disaster - gross neglect. Doing nothing for someone and arguing it's for their own good can sometimes be convenient. Especially when the real reason might be that you couldn't care less, or because, well [sssshhh] you're actually a fucking selfish person and you're pretty self entitled to begin with.
A good test of a selfish person? If someone makes a sincere request and the response is, "You're always asking me for things, you're so selfish..."
Buffett, 52, teaches the rewards of self-respect and pursuing one's own passions and accomplishments rather than buying into society's concepts of material wealth.