Dishonesty has its source in the covetousness and greed of the human heart.
In fact, such a deed might savour of jealousy and covetousness.
It was not covetousness altogether which had prompted him to do that; the reward was only an incident.
The covetousness or the malignity which saddens me when I ascribe it to society, is my own.
Envy and covetousness begat injustice, ...