Quotes from the category Greed:
- A simple rule dictates my buying: Be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. permalink
- Christmas, that annual celebration of parental guilt and juvenile greed. permalink
The Children of Men (1992)
- Envy, jealousy, ambition, any kind of greed are passions; love is an action, the practice of human power, which can be practiced only in freedom and never as a result of compulsion. permalink
The Art of Loving (1956)
- I think I'm greedy, but I'm not greedy for money — I think that can be a burden — I'm greedy for an exciting life. I want it to be exciting all the time, and I get it, actually. On the other hand, I can find excitement, I admit, in raindrops falling on a puddle and a lot of people wouldn't. I intend to have it exciting until the day I fall over. permalink
- The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines. permalink
- You have no idea how promising the world begins to look once you have decided to have it all for yourself. And how much healthier your decisions are once they become entirely selfish. permalink
Hotel du Lac (1984)
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