I know people disparage the amazing amount of money spent on ships like the Falcon, but if wealthy people didnt foot the bill for this sort of thing, there would be a lot less innovation that will (eventually) trickle down to the more ordinary boat owner. Plus, it keeps boat builders and boat crews employed. I recall seeing a picture a while back of Rush Limbaugh's airplane. He was standing in front of it with his crew and staff. One guy with lots of money and 20 people with full-time jobs because of that money.
Even Columbus was financially backed by some wealthy fat-cats.
If I die, my biggest fear is that my wife sells all my toys for the price I told her I bought them for...