materialistic

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  • The study of these people makes one less materialistic and full of common sense. Cited from His Hour, by Elinor Glyn
  • Father Charles has taught the family not to put a value on materialistic products.
  • When we have said that we live in a materialistic age we have said something which meant more than we intended. Cited from The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays, by James Russell Lowell
  • She was known for being materialistic, especially for the men she chose.
  • Even looking at the matter in the most materialistic way, success means far more to you than it does to me. Cited from Jennie Baxter, Journalist, by Robert Barr
  • Man is indeed so spiritual a being that he will turn every materialistic development you force upon him into spiritual growth. Cited from Mankind in the Making, by H. G. Wells
  • Being perhaps of a more materialistic type of mind they fix their attention on the body. Cited from Pagan & Christian Creeds, by Edward Carpenter
  • They do not treasure what they have and look for a materialistic life.
  • The materialistic nature of people of "having" has been more developed than "being".
  • What is this /my/ but mortal mind, the cause of all materialistic action? Cited from Science and Health/Key to The Scriptures, by Eddy
  • His ideals were always high, perhaps too high for the materialistic age in which he found himself. Cited from Samuel F. B. Morse, His Letters and Journals, by Samuel F. B. Morse
  • Without clear understanding on financial management, they may become materialistic.
  • The process, he thought, would be slow, as the general attitude has never been more materialistic than now. Cited from Alfred Russel Wallace: Letters & Reminiscences, V. 2, by James Marchant
  • Ron is content with his simple life outside the materialistic society and the two fall in love.
  • How few, indeed, among those of the materialistic vision escape this. Cited from Adventures in the Arts, by Marsden Hartley
  • About half a century ago there was in the scientific world something like a revival of materialistic thinking. Cited from An Introduction to Philosophy, by George Stuart Fullerton
  • The lyrics attack the materialistic and pleasure seeking society of the modern times.
  • He said 'Materialistic thoughts are always more influential than any other thought'.
  • Holcroft had been too much like himself, matter of fact, materialistic, kind, and good. Cited from He Fell In Love With His Wife, by Edward P. Roe
  • They abandoned their religious traditions long ago and now aim toward a more materialistic lifestyle.
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