that oft knows no bounds
— Ben Nicholson
"We live in an era of consumerism and it's all about desire-based consumerism and it has nothing to do with things we actually need.
— Aloe Blacc
"Consumerism diverts us from thinking about women's rights, it stops us from thinking about Iraq, it stops us from thinking about what's going on in Africa — it stops us from thinking in general."
"My first rule of consumerism is never to buy anything you can't make your children carry."
— Bill Bryson
- an uncontrollable desire to buy things.