Laura thinks that this is important because it shows the theme money is not happiness and also the theme be careful what you wish for.

Conversely, greed being a lonely road actually means you don't, in fact, have it all. Being greedy leaves you missing a few very important parts of life: the warmth of friendship, and the love of another.

LOL.. I know a few pitiful folks like that. I actually feel sorry for them.

Money hungry and greedy people are just missing out! never ever trust them, as they worship money

family greed quotes | ... : Greed, in the end, fails even the greedy. greed. Meetville Quotes

This quote remains true for Midas, his greed does nothing but fail him.

Some people need to realize the meaning of integrity More

integrity = choosing your actions based on values, honesty and selflessness rather than greed, deceit & personal gain

The Pardoner in his prologue admits the fact that he is stingy,  but what is ironic is that in his story, he talks about how the moral is that greed will lead to death.

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The Pardoner in his prologue admits the fact that he is stingy, but what is ironic is that in his story, he talks about how the moral is that greed will lead to death.

describes someone I know perfectly

This explains King Midas before he wished for the curse. His greediness is what led him to ask for the curse in the first place.

Erich Fromm quotes - Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching sati...

Erich Fromm quotes - Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching sati.

"Beware! Guard against every kind of greed. Life is not measured by how much own." Luke 12:15

Guard against every kind of greed. Life is not measured by how much own." Luke is one of the few passages that actually seems like Jesus said it.

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