I am awfully greedy; I want everything from life. I want to be a woman and to be a man, to have many friends and to have loneliness, to work much and write good books, to travel and enjoy myself, to be selfish and to be unselfish… You see, it is difficult to get all which I want. And then when I do not succeed I get mad with anger.
There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
The world is suddenly quiet when peaches are served for dinner.
Profit should never come at the cost of human blood. Any government that places profit before people is pure evil.
A system is corrupt when it is strictly profit-driven, not driven to serve the best interests of its people.
Many obese people spend a significant amount of their energy on suppressing the urge to tell some of the people who are staring at them that they do not eat as much and as frequently as they seem to.
Some social ills are preserved by the common misbelief that things such as ignorance, greed, and stupidity do not have the stamina required to reach old age.
I don't understand anorexia; I'm too greedy to ever not eat... I just can't do it.
As much as the next person, I want to be approved of, but I'm not greedy for that stuff.
We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful.
Bloggers are lazy and greedy.
When Jesus comes back, these crazy, greedy, capitalistic men are gonna kill him again.
Are we like late Rome, infatuated with past glories, ruled by a complacent, greedy elite, and hopelessly powerless to respond to changing conditions?
Indiana taxpayers, retired Hoosier state policemen and teachers are neither greedy speculators nor unpatriotic. They are, however, secured creditors of Chrysler. They deserve to have their funds protected under the full auspices of the law.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
We in the west are seen as godless, as greedy and as uncaring about the suffering of those in the developing world.
Wall Street is greedy, reckless and they operate illegally. That's fine. But what do you do?
Obama, in pursuit of power, has been as greedy and irresponsible as any Wall Street tycoon in pursuit of money.
SpongeBob represents idiocy. He is dumb. Patrick is dumb. Mr. Krabs is greedy. Squidward is a snob and vain.
The story of Warner Brothers' movie, 'Mildred Pierce,' recounts the enormous and unrewarded sacrifices that a mother (Joan Crawford) makes for her spoiled, greedy daughter (Ann Blythe).