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"... I've seen the devil of violence, and the devil of greed, and the devil of hot desire; but, by all the stars! these were strong, lusty, red-eyed devils, that swayed and drove men -- men I tell you."  (Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness)

"Greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right. Greed works."  (Michael Douglas, as Gordon Gekko, Wall Street, 1987)

"Have you ever fed your pocket and starved your soul?"  (Ivana Santilli, Too Deep)

"Love is always a stranger in the house of avarice."  (Andreas Capellanus)

"Nobody minds having what is too good for them."  (Jane Austen)

"You shall find out how salt is the taste of another man's bread, and how hard is the way up and down another man's stairs."  (Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321)

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