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Whoever originated the cliche that money is the root of all evil knew hardly anything about the nature of evil and very little about human beings.


Eric Hoffer

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The love of money is the root of all evil.
BIBLE
The love of evil is the root of all money.
PROVERB
The want of money is the root of all evil.
SAMUEL BUTLER
The love of money is the root of all evil.
BIBLE, 1 TIMOTHY 6:10
The lack of money is the root of all evil.
MARK TWAIN
The love of evil is the root of all money.
AMERICAN PROVERB
The lack of money is the root of all evil.
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
Lack of money is the root of all evil.
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
Not having money is the root of all evil..
OLASOT
Love of money is the root of all evil and the love of food is the root of all disease.
DR HITESH C SHETH
Money is not the root of all evil, it is the fruit. Humans are the root.
RAIN BOJANGLES
Money is not the root of all evil, it is the fruit. Humans are the root.
RAIN BOJANGLES
What is evil? Killing is evil, lying is evil, slandering is evil, abuse is evil, gossip is evil: env...
BUDDHA
Money — the root of all evil.... Man needs roots.
ANONYMOUS
What is evil? Killing is evil, lying is evil, slandering is evil, abuse is evil, gossip is evil, env...
GAUTAMA BUDDHA
So you think that money is the root of all evil. Have you ever asked what is the root of all money?
AYN RAND
The love of money is the root of all evil, therefore selfishness must be the seed.
M.D. BIRMINGHAM
The evil is not that you cannot change human nature. The evil is that human nature cannot change you...
BARROWS DUNHAM
Guns are evil! And very little good comes from the availability of a bullet designed to kill human b...
MACKENZIE ASTIN
If money is the root of all evil, then why do we make it?
STEVEN ESPINOSA
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Money, the root of all evil... but the cure for all sadness.
MIKE GILL
Money, the root of all evil...but the cure for all sadness.
MIKE GILL
Love of the world is the root of all evil
MUHAMMAD
It has been said that the love of money is the root of all evil. The want of money is so quite as tr...
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Love of the world is the root of all evil
MUHAMMAD
Before money, woman is the root of all evil because if woman didn’t exist, money would have no mea...
VIKRANT PARSAI
Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.
HENRY FIELDING
if money is the root of all evil what is it doing in the offering pot in church
LIL TREYCO
if money is the root of all evil what is it doing in the offering pot in church
LIL TREYCO
The person who said money is the root of all evil just flat out didn't have any.
STUART WILDE
If money is the root of all evil why do you ask for it in the church
LIL TREYCO
Since boredom advances and boredom is the root of all evil, no wonder, then, that the world goes bac...
SOREN KIERKEGAARD
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.
PLATO
It's no good to give money to anybody who thinks money as the root of all evil.
TOBA BETA
It's no good to give money to anybody
who thinks money as the root of all evil.
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I sit in the sky like a sphinx misunderstood; My heart of snow is wed to the whiteness of swans; I h...
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The Bible does not say money is the root of all evil; it says the love of money is the root of all k...
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As covetousness is the root of all evil, so poverty is the worst of all snares.
DANIEL DEFOE
Money confers the power to command the labor of others. Love of money is love of power. And love of ...
EDWARD ABBEY
Money confers the power to command the labor of others. Love of money is love of power. And love of ...
EDWARD ABBEY
Give a human being power, and he or she will think that he or she can control the whole world! This ...
PHILIP T. M.
Give a human being power, and he will think that he can control the whole world! This is the true ro...
PHILIP T. M.
Give a human being power, and he will think that he can control the whole world! This is the true ro...
PHILIP T. M.
There surely is in human nature an inherent propensity to extract all the good out of all the evil.
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Give a human being power, and he or she will think that he or she can control the whole world! This ...
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You can say that you dont care what anyone thinks about you, but in the end, its all that really mat...
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15. “The love of money is the root of all evil” (1Timothy 6:10, KJV). That’s why Jesus issues ...
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Money might be the source of all evil but evil is the source of money. Where to begin?
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The beauty of women is the root of all evil, it makes men lose their minds
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The beauty of women is the root of all evil, it makes men lose their minds
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Don't belive what others tell you. You belive in what you belive; there is nothing better.
LYNDA HERNANDEZ
I'm a meathead. I can't help it, man. You've got smart people and you've got dumb people.
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Seek always for the answer within. Be not influenced by those around you, by their thoughts or their...
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Where talent is a dwarf, self-esteem is a giant. - Conceits and Caprices.
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If thou canst walk on water, thou art no better than a straw. If thou canst fly in the air, thou art...
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Because of what you have done the heavens have become a part of man's world. And as you talk to us f...
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A crook and crafty rules the place where the majority of the population is either hypocrites or fool...
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Covetousness is the greatest of monsters, as well as the root of all evil.
WILLIAM PENN
I have never been contained except I made the prison.
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If you say that money is God, then you should also remember that it is also the root of all evil.
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The soul that is within me no man can degrade.
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Every living being, from ants to whales, has a right to live and die in accordance with the law of t...
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Any change one effect on his natural being with a purpose would definitely end up revealing his hypo...
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The great crimes of the twentieth century were committed not by money-grubbing capitalists but by d...
ERIC HOFFER
The great crimes of the twentieth century were committed not by money-grubbing capitalists but by de...
ERIC HOFFER
I believe that ignorance is the root of all evil.
And that no one knows the truth.
MOLLY IVINS
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
SIMONE WEIL
Far from idleness being the root of all evil, it is rather the only true good.
SOREN KIERKEGAARD
Boredom is the root of all evil--the despairing refusal to be oneself.
SOREN KIERKEGAARD
Premature optimization is the root of all evil (or at least most of it) in programming.
DONALD KNUTH
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
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Beware of altruism. It is based on self-deception, the root of all evil.
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The Bible is filled with intriguing stories about complex and flawed human beings who ponder immense...
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I believe the root of all evil is abuse of power.
PATRICIA CORNWELL
Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil.
PLATO
The true nature of evil is that it is so very casual.
JAMES ST. JAMES
I'm always highly irritated by people who imply that writing fiction is an escape from reality. It i...
FLANNERY O'CONNOR
Humility, the place of entire dependence upon God, is from the very nature of things the first duty ...
ANDREW MURRAY
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God has the capacity to look at the world through two lenses. When God looks at a painful or wicked ...
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If money is the root of all evil, then China's manipulation of its currency, the yuan, is the ta...
PETER NAVARRO
Door money. It’s a distraction. It impedes judgment. It blurs focus. Chasing the almighty dollar c...
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Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any...
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Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any...
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I must not permit the evil capabilities of human nature to sour my faith in the tremendous good that...
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Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you
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You can feel anything. All is free for you to feel. But I guarantee you that if you allow yourself t...
C. JOYBELL C.
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MAX BORN
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He is evil by his very nature.
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Money is not evil, but its love promotes all kinds of evil.
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Everything at some point has been declared the root of all evil.
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History tells us more than we want to know about what is wrong with man, and we can hardly turn a pa...
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You are good when you walk to your goal firmly and with bold steps.
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Faith in a holy cause is to a considerable extent a substitute for the lost faith in ourselves.
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In man's life, the absence of an essential component usually leads to the adoption of a substitute. ...
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Those of little faith are of little hatred.
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Every era has a currency that buys souls. In some the currency is pride, in others it is hope, in s...
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Retribution often means that we eventually do to ourselves what we have done unto others
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In times of change learners inherit the earth; while the learned find themselves beautifully equippe...
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Wise living consists perhaps less in acquiring good habits than in acquiring as few habits as possib...
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It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.
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It is the stretched soul that makes music, and souls are stretched by the pull of opposites --opposi...
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No matter what our achievements might be, we think well of ourselves only in rare moments. We need p...
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The game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over the heads of the majority in th...
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There is sublime thieving in all giving. Someone gives us all he has and we are his.
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What greater reassurance can the weak have than that they are like anyone else?
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Our passionate preoccupation with the sky, the stars, and a God somewhere in outer space is a homing...
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Man is eminently a storyteller. His search for a purpose, a cause, an ideal, a mission and the like ...
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We are more prone to generalize the bad than the good. We assume that the bad is more potent and con...
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Glory is largely a theatrical concept. There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of a...
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Thought is a process of exaggeration. The refusal to exaggerate is not infrequently an alibi for the...
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The pre-human creature from which man evolved was unlike any other living thing in its malicious vic...
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Nonconformists travel as a rule in bunches. You rarely find a nonconformist who goes it alone. And w...
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There are no chaste minds. Minds copulate wherever they meet.
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We need not only a purpose in life to give meaning to our existence but also something to give meani...
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