Quotations About / On: GREED

  • 11.
    Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.
    (Erich Fromm (1900-1980), U.S. psychologist. Escape from Freedom, ch. 4 (1941).)
    More quotations from: Erich Fromm, greed
  • 12.
    Greed is all right, by the way... I think greed is healthy. You can be greedy and still feel good about yourself.
    (Ivan F. Boesky (b. 1937), U.S. financier. Commencement address, May 18, 1986, School of Business Administration, University of. California, Berkeley. Boesky's words were later picked up in Oliver Stone's film, Wall Street (1987), spoken by Gordon Gecko. Boesky himself was later convicted of conspiring to file false documents with the federal government, involving insider trading violations, and agreed to pay $100 million in fines and illicit profits.)
    More quotations from: Ivan F Boesky, greed
  • 13.
    The time has come to go beyond targeting only corporations, it is time to target the meanest greediest business people and politicians supporting this exploitation status quo, it is time to face off with greed corruption, dirty business people and dirty politicians, it is time to reclaim citizenship rights and human rights.
    (Terence George Craddock April 18 2015)
  • 14.
    "It is not easy to rid yourself of greed; human nature is insatiability. However, you could control and manage your desire; life is vanity".
    More quotations from: G. AKANJI OLANIYI
  • 15.
    He was warned. And now he's paid. Let him be buried with the other victims of human greed and folly.
    (Cyril Hume, and Fred McLeod Wilcox. Dr. Morbius (Walter Pidgeon), Forbidden Planet, to Alta, who is upset over Lt. Ostrow's death (1956).)
    More quotations from: Cyril Hume, greed
  • 16.
    No drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for the sources of our troubles, we shouldn't test people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity, ignorance, greed and love of power.
    (P.J. (Patrick Jake) O'Rourke (b. 1947), U.S. journalist. "Studying For Our Drug Test," Give War A Chance (1992).)
  • 17.
    Power corrupts ... when the weak band together in order to ruin the strong, but not before. The will to power ... far from being a characteristic of the strong, is, like envy and greed, among the vices of the weak, and possibly even their most dangerous one.
    (Hannah Arendt (1906-1975), U.S. philosopher. The Human Condition, ch. 28 (1958).)
  • 18.
    promote equality for people, establish quality of life for people, tar oil companies carbon fuel giants, with white feathers of creed greed crimes,
    against ravished environment disposed people; stop suppression of zero point energy technologies, use unified field theory free clean energies, to establish now paradise living conditions, for every nation culture religion for all people
    (Terence George Craddock March 26 2015)
  • 19.
    Greed is too flimsy
    to flawed
    More quotations from: Mario,Lucien,Rene Odekerken
  • 20.
    If you believe in something - Follow It.
    As long as it shows no greed - And hurts No One!

    Copyright reserved Lyn Paul
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