Quotes: materialistic

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  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion
    American Essayist 1934-
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    Americans are uneasy with their possessions, guilty about power, all of which is difficult for Europeans to perceive because they are themselves so truly materialistic, so versed in the uses of power.
  • Peace Pilgrim
    Peace Pilgrim
    American non-denominational spiritual teacher, mystic and pacifist 1908-1981
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    Anything you cannot relinquish when it has outlived its usefulness possesses you, and in this materialistic age a great many of us are possessed by our possessions.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
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    If the disciples were capable of making wrong requests - requests that were self-serving, patently materialistic, shortsighted or immature - I feel sure that we are too. Fortunately God loves us too much to say yes to inappropriate requests.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    Nature is material, but not materialistic; it issues in life, and breeds all sorts of warm passions and idle beauties.
  • Malcolm Muggeridge
    Malcolm Muggeridge
    British Broadcaster 1903-1990
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    Sex is the mysticism of materialism and the only possible religion in a materialistic society.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    The great question of our time is, 'Will we be motivated by materialistic philosophy or by spiritual power?'
  • There must be a world revolution which puts an end to all materialistic conditions hindering woman from performing her natural role in life and driving her to carry out man's duties in order to be equal in rights.
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