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There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand.
Robert G. Allen
When Jesus comes back, these crazy, greedy, capitalistic men are gonna kill him again.
The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.
We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful.
The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
The riskiest thing you can do is get greedy.
Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The point is that you can't be too greedy.
We are all born brave, trusting and greedy, and most of us remain greedy.
We soon found that the white men were growing rich very fast, and were greedy.
I didn't want to be greedy. It's a mark of bad character and I always believed that pigs go the slaughterhouse.
Are we like late Rome, infatuated with past glories, ruled by a complacent, greedy elite, and hopelessly powerless to respond to changing conditions?
A singer starts by having his instrument as a gift from God... When you have been given something in a moment of grace, it is sacrilegious to be greedy.
I'm so greedy, I'm hungry, I'm young.
Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it's greedy or loving.
Italians know about human nature - they understand human nature perhaps better than anyone else does. They know that people are weak and greedy and lazy and dishonest and they just try to make the best of it; to work around it.
There is no dream of love, however ideal it may be, which does not end up with a fat, greedy baby hanging from the breast.
The thing about Occupy is that the sentiment the movement embodies is timeless: Don't be greedy, share.
People are people the world over. Some are good, some bad, some greedy and some generous. Nations are like people and act the same way.
I'm greedy for that satisfaction of doing something hard and knowing that, even though I was afraid I couldn't do it, that somehow I can deliver.
Movie directors, or should I say people who create things, are very greedy and they can never be satisfied... That's why they can keep on working. I've been able to work for so long because I think next time, I'll make something good.
As much as the next person, I want to be approved of, but I'm not greedy for that stuff.
I am a greedy, selfish bastard. I want the fact that I existed to mean something.
If a few companies were less greedy, the people at the bottom woud have a lot more.
I think the best actors are the most generous, the kindest, the greatest people and at their worst they are vain, greedy and insecure.
I think maybe when you live with someone who is really very ill for a long time, it somehow gives you more of a greedy appetite for life and maybe, yes, you are less measured in your behaviour than you would otherwise be.
I'm greedy and ambitious like everybody else.
Corn is a greedy crop, as farmers will tell you.
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