Greed Quotes, Sayings about greed

Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed.
– Bhagavad Gita

Poverty wants much; but avarice, everything.
Publilius Syrus

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

He who is greedy is always in want.
Horace

For greed, all nature is too little.
Seneca

He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
Socrates

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others.
Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?”
Brian Tracy

Greed breeds envy which in turn breeds destruction.

Submitted by: Jo Vince

Greed is like filling a cup with a hole at the bottom, it will never fill.

Submitted by: tinomana

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.
Mahatma Gandhi

There are three all-powerful evils: lust, anger and greed.
– Tulsi Das

A man can be cured of his lust, but a fool can never be cured of his greed.

For avarice begins where poverty ends.
Honoré de Balzac

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.
– Democritus

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