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Definition of Vested

Vested

  1. of Vest
  2. Clothed; robed; wearing vestments.
  3. Not in a state of contingency or suspension; fixed; as, vested rights; vested interests.

Vested Quotations

History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them.
B. R. Ambedkar

Most of the people around me have a vested interest in how much money I make. You know, so a celebrity could find themselves in a position where people could have meetings about their life without them involved. And when I say 'their life' I mean not their professional life either. They could talk about their personal life.
Dave Chappelle

I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, and like the grave, cries, 'Give, give.'
Abigail Adams

The psychologist Elizabeth Loftus has shown great courage, in the face of spiteful vested interests, in demonstrating how easy it is for people to concoct memories that are entirely false but which seem, to the victim, every bit as real as true memories.
Richard Dawkins

It is ideas, not vested interests, which are dangerous for good or evil.
John Maynard Keynes
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Vested Translations

vested in German is bekleidet, bekleidete sich
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