Greediness Quotes

Quotes tagged as "greediness" (showing 1-25 of 25)
E.A. Bucchianeri
“It was not curiosity that killed the goose who laid the golden egg, but an insatiable greed that devoured common sense.”
E.A. Bucchianeri, Brushstrokes of a Gadfly

Aesop
“Much wants more and loses all.”
Aesop, Aesop's Fables

Bryant McGill
“Break free from the chains which shackle each soul through the binding links of fear, greed and indifference?”
Bryant McGill, Voice of Reason

Israelmore Ayivor
“The most chronic heart disease is caused by having greediness in your heart. Go for check ups regularly and learn how to swallow those lumpy pills of generousity. Be kind and be healthy”
Israelmore Ayivor

“If people destroy something replaceable made by mankind, they are called vandals; if they destroy something irreplaceable made by God, they are called developers.”
Joseph Wood Krutch

“The source of evil is desire, greed, and anger.”
Aleksandra Layland, Of Wisdom and Valor: The Art of War. The Path of Peace.

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Your heart desire will come, but when it comes, you desire for another, and when it comes again, you still aspire for another, that shows your level of ingratitude.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“We will never know peace and stability in the world without balance. And we will never know balance without justice for all. Yet, justice exists only where there is fairness and equality -- when every man and country is treated and viewed equally. No country should be given power over another. In addition, no country should be granted privileges that are denied to others. No one country has the authority to decide which country will be embargoed, denied to protect itself, and will be favored based on the weight of their resources. Eliminate the hypocrisy.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

“Beware of those who are always hungry, for they will feed you to the wolves just to get paid.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Israelmore Ayivor
“Leaders will love to be poor and see their people rich, than to be rich and see their people poor. This is their mission.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Ladder

Bangambiki Habyarimana
“You can have some, but not all. Wanting to have it all is a sure recipe for disaster”
Bangambiki Habyarimana, The Great Pearl of Wisdom

Israelmore Ayivor
“Leave the quarters of the close-fisted selfishness and live in the edifice of an open-handed generosity. God gives to you, so you can share when it's required of you! Give out; conquer greed!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Amit Kalantri
“Don't compare the size of your roof with the size of the sky.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Lailah Gifty Akita
“We want too much but enjoy too little.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Hina Hashmi
“Greed is bad because it’s like unassimilated food in our system. If we eat more than our body requires, it will lead us to indigestion.”
Hina Hashmi, Your Life A Practical Guide to Happiness Peace and Fulfilment

“A lot of businesses would rather make an extra dollar than to save a soul. If greed isn't evil, what else would we call it?”
Edmond Mbiaka

Julion Okram
“Beware of leaders who prefer controlling 100 % of nothing over sharing a fortune.”
Julion Okram

“And greed will breed harshness and cruelty.
And wealth is a maze to confuse.
Once a person is warm and well-suppered,
how much of such wealth can they use?”
Mitton Tony

“...
'All the hard work of a man is to fill his mouth; yet his appetite is never satisfied."

– Ecclesiastes 6:7”
Anonymous, New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures

Israelmore Ayivor
“Greed squeezes your dreams into a portable size, so that failure can easily carry them to dump somewhere.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Ladder

Frank Sonnenberg
“Greedy people are never satisfied that they have enough. They’re like sharks that spend their entire life hunting and consuming. All the oceans in the world can’t satisfy these eating machines.”
Frank Sonnenberg, Follow Your Conscience: Make a Difference in Your Life & in the Lives of Others

“greediness and selfishness dissolves the spiritual values as chemical dissolves the salt”
laila shah

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