- Once let the acquisitive instinct burgeon, and there were ruggedly individual forces only too ready to make it come to full and monstrous blossom.
- Man's inner world has greatly strengthened tries to outdo others wants with the acquisitive instinct, man's thought to enrich extremely with in advance, this woman might not underestimate the man.
- Instinct is not always a good guide.
- The picture is instinct with life and beauty.
- The chocolate factory is his latest acquisition.
- The school has a valuable new acquisition.