Once you get going on a thing you think it’s chickenshit to back off, and you need to finish it. Get it done. Whatever it is.
Noble people don’t do things for the money, they simply have money, and that’s what allows them to be noble. They don’t really have to think about it much; they sprout benevolent acts the way trees sprout leaves.
A guy needed to keep an eye on his weak points, rule number one, because anything that can go wrong will go wrong.