Greed Quotes, Sayings about greed
An old Cherokee told his grandson:
“My son, there’s a battle between two wolves inside us all.
One is Evil. It’s anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, inferiority, lies and ego.
The other is Good. It’s joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness & truth.”
The boy thought about it, and asked:
“Grandfather, which wolf wins?”
The old man quietly replied:
“The one you feed.”
Fraud is the daughter of greed.
– Jonathan Gash
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others.
Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?”
– Brian Tracy
Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed.
– Bhagavad Gita
Don’t be greedy, and don’t try to take away everyone’s fortune for yourself. You won’t be able to have it all when you die. You can’t take it with you.
Greed is like filling a cup with a hole at the bottom, it will never fill.
It is possible to satisfy your need. It is impossible to satisfy your greed.
– Dr T.P.Chia
People who receive everything, appreciate nothing.
Greed is a fat demon with a small mouth and whatever you feed it is never enough.
– Janwillem Van De Wetering
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
People are never happy with what they have. They want what they had. Or what others have.
There’s enough on this planet for everyone’s needs but not for everyone’s greed.
– Mahatma Gandhi
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up.
– Oscar Wilde
Lust and greed are more gullible than innocence.
– Mason Cooley
People are always looking for more and forget about what they already have.
There are three all-powerful evils: lust, anger and greed.
~ Tulsi Das
Selfishness and greed, individual or national, cause most of our troubles.
– Harry S. Truman
A greedy person and a pauper are practically one and the same.
– Swiss Proverb
Poverty wants much; but avarice, everything.
– Publilius Syrus