- Acquisitiveness can be carried too far, of course.
- Their motive, therefore, was not mere acquisitiveness.
- The world would be a happier place than it is if acquisitiveness were always stronger than rivalry .
- The main reason to worry about sovereign-wealth funds' acquisitiveness is a narrowly financial one.
- Its great, memorable works, she argues, came about because of acquisitiveness , bordering on avarice.