55 Best Materialistic Quotes And Sayings

Last Updated on February 4, 2021 by Scott M. Thomas

A materialistic person believes that money and assets are the most important thing in life. He always desires to accumulate material goods. These days most of the people are materialistic minded. But in reality, everything is fake. Or we can call it an illusion. People actually desire for nothing. Nothing is important in your life except your inner peace. Anyways, there are many people out there who are looking for peace, not possessions. If you have this type of mindset then this is the best place for you. May these materialistic quotes help you to know about materialism more deeply. 

“I want to feel happy doing a good film and don’t want to look at cinema with a materialistic yardstick” – Vaani Kapoor

“Fashion isn’t me, even though I work in it. It’s just materialistic stuff” – Agyness Deyn

“I am simple and an open book. I don’t like ambitious and materialistic people” – Neil Nitin Mukesh

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“As human beings, we’re very materialistic and have all this stuff furs and cars and diamonds and money” – Smokey Robinson

“We are too involved in materialistic things, and they don’t satisfy us. The loving relationships we have, the universe around us, we take these things for granted” – Mitch Albom

“The very poor are strictly materialistic. It takes money to be a mystic” – Edward Abbey

“A materialistic world will not be won to Christ by a materialistic church” – David Platt

“The fact remains that the materialistic view is a truncated view of reality” – Stephen C. Meyer

“That materialistic life, that’s not my god” – Bernard Hopkins

“All man’s failures are either because of the religious denial of man’s biological needs or the materialistic denial of man’s spiritual desires” – Alija Izetbegovic

“The entire money structure and materialistic society is a false society” – Jacque Fresco

“If you are really a product of a materialistic universe, how is it that you don’t feel at home there?” – C. S. Lewis

“The materialistic point of view in psychology can claim, at best, only the value of a heuristic hypothesis” – Wilhelm Wundt

“The adornment of the body is a human need. I don’t see anything superficial about it unless your life becomes very materialistic” – David LaChapelle

“If materialistic knowledge is power, it is not wisdom. It is but a blind force” – Mary Baker Eddy

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“I’m not a materialistic person” – Marat Safin

“Materialistic things bring forth some pleasurable moments, but never a sample of happiness” – Edmond Mbiaka

“The prospect of being immortal doesn’t excite me, but the prospect of being a materialistic idol for four years does appeal” – Marc Bolan

“A materialistic person is ruthless with other people but kind to himself. A spiritual person is ruthless with himself but kind to everybody else” – Jaggi Vasudev

“I think I’m actually quite a materialistic person, I value what it takes to make a car or build a nice house. Money does change things, but how it changes people depends on how they react to it” – Roland Gift

“To this day, I am the least materialistic person I know, because my father didn’t raise me to just go out and buy this or that car. The only reason I wanted to make money as an actor was because I’m passionate about food!” – Hugh Jackman

“I draw from my family and my friends and I feel like that small-town person. The achievements, the materialistic possessions have really become to mean less. They mean nothing” – Sheryl Crow

“The great question of our time is, ‘Will we be motivated by materialistic philosophy or by spiritual power?” – Billy Graham

“There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything – millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace” – Richard Pryor

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“Linux has definitely made a lot of sense even in a purely materialistic sense” – Linus Torvalds

“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” – Peace Pilgrim

“The new artists coming through were very materialistic and Hollywood, not so engaged in communication” – Patti Smith

“If I’m a lush at anything, it’s food and drink. I’m not materialistic in any way, but I value food” – Hugh Jackman

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“Sex is the mysticism of materialism and the only possible religion in a materialistic society” – Malcolm Muggeridge

“I’m not very materialistic – I don’t have a whole lot of stuff. But I do always like a pair of really weird socks” – Taylor Kinney

“An expensive coffin does not decrease the deceased’s chances of going to hell” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

“Your head is so full of worldly ‘things’ while your heart is full of eternal love and faith. Your heart is full of what matters most and that is where I am. That is where we can connect. In a place where there is no fear and no end to love” – Kate McGahan

“A materialistic person is ruthless with other people but kind to himself. A spiritual person is ruthless with himself but kind to everybody else” – Jaggi Vasudev

“Today, society is sacrificing love, values, and dharma in its pursuit of materialistic gains” – Mata Amritanandamayi

“The happiest people are not the ones with the best or the most things, but those who most appreciate what they have” – Oliver Gaspirtz

“Don’t pray for materialistic things. Pray for internal peace what God wills for you” – Kishore Bansal

“All the wealth in the world is nothing, pointless – of no true value – if you yourself feel worthless” – Rasheed Ogunlaru

“If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace” – John Lennon

“To be content with little is difficult; to be content with much, impossible” – Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

“The things you own end up owning you. It’s only after you lose everything that you’re free to do anything” – Chuck Palahniuk

“Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working jobs we hate so we can buy shit we don’t need” – Chuck Palahniuk

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“The reality of loving God is loving him like he’s a Superhero who actually saved you from stuff rather than a Santa Claus who merely gave you some stuff” – Criss Jami

“As human beings, we’re very materialistic and have all this stuff – furs and cars and diamonds and money” – Smokey Robinson 

“Sometimes you’re not blessed with the materialistic stuff but you’re blessed with a work ethic” – Adebayo Akinfenwa

“I take things like honor and loyalty seriously. It’s more important to me than any materialistic thing or any fame I could have” – Lloyd Banks

“My heart is in helping people and in the less materialistic side of things, but there’s the side of me that’s more polished” – Evangeline Lilly

“The prospect of being immortal doesn’t excite me, but the prospect of being a materialistic idol for four years does appeal” – Marc Bolan

“I think I have got comfort, beautiful kids; I can do whatever I want, travel around the world… I know it’s sounding very materialistic, but it’s been a comfortable life” – Gauri Khan

“I know I’ve been lucky, but I’m not very materialistic – I don’t believe in collecting many unnecessary things and I’m not into girlie shopping” – Katie Melua

“I’m not a materialistic person at all, but I always want the next thing; I’ve got a nice toolbox, but I still want another set of spanners” – Guy Martin

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“Cars and cameras are the two things I let myself be materialistic about. I don’t care about other stuff” – Louis C. K.

“When an American heiress wants to buy a man, she at once crosses the Atlantic. The only really materialistic people I have ever met have been Europeans” – Mary McCarthy

“I’m not materialistic. I believe in presents from the heart, like a drawing that a child does” – Victoria Beckham

“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” – Mildred Lisette Norman

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