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  1. The greed of gain has no time or limit to its capaciousness. Its one object is to produce and consume. It has pity neither for beautiful nature nor for living human beings. It is ruthlessly ready without a moment's hesitation to crush beauty and life
       -- Rabindranath Tagore

  2. The covetous man pines in plenty, like Tantalus up to the chin in water, and yet thirsty.
       -- Thomas Adams

  3. There is no fire like passion, there is no shark like hatred, there is no snare like folly, there is no torrent like greed.
       -- Buddha

  4. The most pitiful human ailment is a birdseed heart.
       -- Wilson Mizner


  5. Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
       -- Benjamin Disraeli

  6. It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness.
       -- Cicero

  7. There is no grief like the grief that does not speak.
       -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  8. While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
       -- Samuel Johnson

  9. The only cure for grief is action.
       -- George Henry Lewes

  10. Excess of grief for the dead is madness; for it is an injury to the living, and the dead know it not.
       -- Xenophon


  11. The first day, a guest; the second, a burden; the third, a pest.
       -- Edouard R. Laboulaye

  12. No one can be so welcome a guest that he will not annoy his host after three days.
       -- Plautus

  13. Every guest hates the others, and the host hates them all.
       -- Albanian Proverb

  14. Visitors are insatiable devourers of time, and fit only for those who, if they did not visit, would do nothing.
       -- William Cowper

  15. Nobody can be as agreeable as an uninvited guest.
       -- Kin Hubbard

  16. A civil guest will no more talk all, than eat all the feast.
       -- George Herheri


  17. Men's minds are too ready to excuse guilt in themselves.
       -- Livy

  18. He who flees from trial confesses his guilt.
       -- Publilius Syrus

  19. Every guilty person is his own hangman.
       -- Seneca

  20. Guilt is always jealous.
       -- John Ray

  21. Action and care will in time wear down the strongest frame, but guilt and melancholy are poisons of quick dispatch.
       -- Thomas Paine

  22. Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.
       -- William Shakespeare

  23. It is base to filch a purse, daring to embezzle a million, but it is great beyond measure to steal a crown. The sin lessens as the guilt increases.
       -- Johann von Schiller

  24. Guilt is the source of sorrow, 'tis the fiend,Th' avenging fiend, that follows us behindWith whips and stings.
       -- Nicholas Rowe

  25. Guilt once harbored in the conscious breast, intimidates the brave, degrades the great.
       -- Samuel Johnson

  26. From the body of one guilty deed a thousand ghostly fears and haunting thoughts proceed.
       -- William Wordsworth

  27. The greatest incitement to guilt is the hope of sinning with impunity.
       -- Cicero

  28. The guilty is he who meditates a crime; the punishment is his who lays the plot.
       -- Conte Vittorio Alfieri

  29. Every man is guilty of all the good he didn't do.
       -- Voltaire


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