Greed Quotes, Sayings about greed
It is possible to satisfy your need. It is impossible to satisfy your greed.
– Dr T.P.Chia
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.
– Mahatma Gandhi
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
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.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others.
Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?
– Brian Tracy
Greed is a fat demon with a small mouth and whatever you feed it is never enough.
– Janwillem Van De Wetering
Greed is like filling a cup with a hole at the bottom, it will never fill.
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
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
There is no calamity greater than lavish desires. There is no greater guilt than discontent. And there is no greater disaster than greed.
– Lau Tzu
People are never happy with what they have. They want what they had. Or what others have.
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.”
People are always looking for more and forget about what they already have.
He who is greedy is always in want.
Be Fearful When Others Are Greedy and Greedy When Others Are Fearful.
– Warren Buffett
I’m fat because I’m greedy, and if my mind is fat it’s because I’m curious.
– Stephen Fry
Greed breeds envy which in turn breeds destruction.
Getting money is not all a man’s business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.
– Samuel Johnson
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
– Seneca quotes
You have succeeded in life when all you really WANT is only what you really NEED.
– Vernon Howard
A man can be cured of his lust, but a fool can never be cured of his greed.
People who receive everything, appreciate nothing.
The lusts and greeds of the body scandalize the Soul; but it has to come to heel.
– Logan Pearsall
There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
– Maya Angelou