To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have.

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

The best things in life aren't things.

The more we have the less we own.

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As a man is said to have a right to his property, he may be equally said to have a property in his rights.

Less is more.

Regrets are the natural property of gray hairs.

Gambling promises the poor what property performs for the rich, something for nothing.

If I am what I have and if I lose what I have who then am I?

Where there is no property there is no injustice.

Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness.

Every man has a property in his own person. This nobody has a right to, but himself.

Much violence is based on the illusion that life is a property to be defended and not to be shared.

If a man owns land, the land owns him.

The rights of persons, and the rights of property, are the objects, for the protection of which Government was instituted.

Part of the American dream is to own your own property - something no one can take from you.

You will therefore send me none but Natives, and Men of some property, if you have them.

An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think.

I am what is mine. Personality is the original personal property.

Don't buy the house, buy the neighborhood.

Few rich men own their property; their property owns them.

The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property.

We are taught by great actions that the universe is the property of every individual in it.

By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.

Capitalism is a social system based on the recognition of individual rights, including property rights, in which all property is privately owned.

Knowledge conquered by labor becomes a possession -- a property entirely our own.

The English language is nobody's special property.

It is the property of the imagination: it is the property of the language itself.

The property of power is to protect.

Why grab possessions like thieves, or divide them like socialists when you can ignore them like wise men?

To the illumined man or woman, a clod of dirt, a stone, and gold are the same.

No man acquires property without acquiring with it a little arithmetic also.

By abolishing private property one takes away the human love of aggression.

Private property was the original source of freedom. It still is its main ballpark.

Lay up your treasures in heaven where there is no depreciation.

The three most important factors in buying a home are, location, location, location!

Labor diligently to increase your property.

By rendering the labor of one, the property of the other, they cherish pride, luxury, and vanity on one side; on the other, vice and servility, or hatred and revolt.

Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party.

The theory of the Communists may be summed up in the single sentence: Abolition of private property.

Education can no longer be the sole property of the state.

The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.

He that parts with his property before his death prepares himself for much suffering.

Government has no other end, but the preservation of property.

Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.

Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: first, the right to life;

secondly, to liberty; thirdly, to property; together with the right to support and defend them in the best manner they can. Those are evident branches of, rather than deductions from, the duty of self-preservation, commonly called the first law of nature.

Was a great high wall there that tried to stop me.

Was a great big sign there said private Property but on the back side it didn't say nothing. That side was made for you and me.

Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is in an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob, and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.

Ultimately property rights and personal rights are the same thing.

Private property began the instant somebody had a mind of his own.

How can you buy or sell the sky, the warmth of the land? The idea is strange to us. If we do not own the freshness of the air and the sparkle of the water, how can you buy them? Every part of the earth is sacred to my people.