Materialistic Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old materialistic quotes, materialistic sayings, and materialistic proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

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

As human beings, we're very materialistic and have all this stuff furs and cars and diamonds and money.     

Smokey Robinson

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

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

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

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 materialistic point of view in psychology can claim, at best, only the value of an 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