Greed

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Greed

The intense, perhaps inordinate, desire for wealth. There is no consensus as to how much desire qualifies as greed. Some believe greed to be positive as it motivates business, which spurs economic growth. Many others, however, believe greed can go too far and create unsustainable growth or growth at the expense of social justice. The morality of greed is a concern in the field of business ethics.
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They also added "that Zoran Zaev's despair, greediness and lack of capacity" were reaching their acme.
VMRODPMNE, on the other hand, stated "that Zoran Zaev's despair, greediness and lack of capacity" were reaching their acme.
The greediness results in the death of the lawyer, as Bill kills her and also one of her men.
As usual, the ones with most to lose are the ones who are most powerless: the hundreds of thousands of Palestinians who lost their homes, their land, their freedom of movement and their livelihoods, crushed by the ruthless advance and greediness of Israeli settlers.
The sorry state of our country was in a large part down to the selfish greediness of bankers and financiers, but most people will struggle to see why an elderly person or disabled youngster should take one for the team on their behalf.
Good deeds and accomplishments are like deposits, and incidents demonstrating greediness and selfish behavior are like withdrawals.
We must put aside our sense of greediness of power and wealth and tackle these major environmental threats that underpin the achievement of sustainable development," Amweelo emphasised.
Major Salah said that most of the fraud cases reported are caused by people themselves, due to greediness and their desire to make extra money.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Justice and Reform Secretary General Sheikh Abdulla al-Yawar said today that "Iranian greediness is the reason for the current explosions in Iraq".
He said that they had no greediness to win seats but to end problems of the city.
One should not feel excessive greediness and enthusiasm for wealth but should maintain good health which is the most valuable thing in life.