Meaning of 得陇望蜀

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lǒng wàng shǔ (Trad.: 得隴望蜀)
lit. covet Sichuan once Gansu has been seized; fig. endless greed; insatiable desire
Example Sentences
The more they receive, the more they want. They will never be satisfied.; hanker for more; Having got Gansu, he aspires after Sichuan.; Much will have more.
It was that impossible thing: happiness that does not wilt to reveal the thin shoots of some new desire rising from within it.