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Quotations on Interest

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A man's interest in the world is only an overflow from his interest in himself.

~ George Bernard Shaw

I don't believe in principle, but I do in interest.

~ James Russell Lowell

The virtues and vices are all put in motion by interest.

~ Francois de La Rochefoucauld

There are no uninteresting things, there are only uninterested people.

~ G.K. Chesterton

Only free peoples can hold their purpose and their honor steady to a common end and prefer the interest of mankind to any narrow interest of their own.

~ Woodrow Wilson

It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine.

~ Charles Darwin

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