Greed Quotes, Sayings about greed - Page 2
He who is greedy is always in want.
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
You have succeeded in life when all you really WANT is only what you really NEED.
- Vernon Howard
People are never happy with what they have. They want what they had. Or what others have.
People who receive everything, appreciate nothing.
Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed.
- Bhagavad Gita
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up.
- Oscar Wilde
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
- Mahatma Gandhi
People are always looking for more and forget about what they already have.
For avarice begins where poverty ends.
- Honoré de Balzac
When you get little, you want more. When you get more, you desire even more. But when you lose it, you realize little was enough.
Fraud is the daughter of greed.
- Jonathan Gash
Greed breeds envy which in turn breeds destruction.