"It is not the want, but rather abundance that creates avarice."
Submitted by Quonation
"To hazard much to get much has more of avarice than wisdom."
"God forgives the sin of gluttony."
"Big mouthfuls often choke."
"Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame."
"For greed all nature is too little."
"Let me tell you, Cassius, you yourself are much condemned to have an itching palm."
"The point is that you can't be too greedy."
"Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from him."
"Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comet in the morning. [Psalms 30:5]"
"I tell you, hopeless grief is passionless."
"Grief at the absence of a loved one is happiness compared to life with a person one hates."
"In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality."
"No one can keep his grieves in their prime; they use themselves up."
"One often calms one's grief by recounting it."
"Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a life."
"When the heart grieves over what is has lost, the spirit rejoices over what it has left."
"Time takes away the grief of men."
"In all the silent manliness of grief."
"In private grief with careless scorn. In public seem to triumph and not to mourn."
Page: 1 ... 1533 1534 1535 1536 1537 ... 1889
Find quonation on:
Copyright © 2013, Quonation