Quotes on consumerism

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Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.
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Edward Abbey Quotes

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You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need.
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Vernon Howard Quotes

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Oh, for the good old days when people would stop Christmas shopping when they ran out of money.
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He who buys what he does not need steals from himself.
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In the United States, Christmas has become the rape of an idea.
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Richard Bach Quotes

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God forbid that India should ever take to industrialism after the manner of the west... keeping the world in chains. If [our nation] took to similar economic exploitation, it would strip the world bare like locusts.
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Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

Forethought and temperance are the virtues which produced thrift, and with thrift the economic progress of society. And those are the virtues which today are gravely compromised.
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Adriano Tilgher Quotes

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Be glad that you're greedy; the national economy would collapse if you weren't.
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Mignon McLaughlin Quotes

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Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts.
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Henry David Thoreau Quotes

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Who covets more, is evermore a slave.
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Robert Herrick Quotes

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