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the love of money is the root of all evil

the love of money is the root of all evil in Culture

The love of money is the root of all evil definition


All wrongdoing can be traced to an excessive attachment to material wealth. This saying comes from the writings of the Apostle Paul. It is sometimes shortened to “Money is the root of all evil.”

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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