Here are some quotes on greed - they make thought provoking reading in the current financial climate.
Ancient Greek and Roman Quotes
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all. Democritus
Poverty wants much; but avarice, everything. Publilius Syrus
He who is greedy is always in want. Horace
The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines. Charles Kuralt
Avarice, the spur of industry David Hume
Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed. Mahatma Gandhi