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  1. Picture quote by Sayings about desire

    Never let the thing you want make you forget the things you have. ⏤ Sayings


  2. Picture quote by Sayings about burden

    You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy. ⏤ Sayings


  3. Picture quote by Epicurus about greed

    If a little is not enough for you, the nothing is. ⏤ Epicurus


  4. Picture quote by Sayings about happy

    You are rich, when you are content and happy with what you have. ⏤ Sayings


  5. Picture quote by Grant Cardone about money

    If you don't get serious about your money, you will never have serious money... ⏤ Grant Cardone


  6. Picture quote by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar about faith

    Whatever is yours will always come back to you. ⏤ Sri Sri Ravi Shankar


  7. Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about desire

    He who can have patience can have what he will. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin


  8. Picture quote by Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain] about love

    If you love a flower, don't pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you love a flower, let it be. Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation. ⏤ Osho [Chandra Mohan Jain]


  9. Picture quote about wisdom

    Some people are so poor, all they have is money.Source …


  10. Picture quote by Brendon Burchard about blessing

    Don't bemoan your day or how little you have. Blessings abound and amplify with gratitude. ⏤ Brendon Burchard


  11. Picture quote by Lao Tzu about wisdon

    He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough. ⏤ Lao Tzu


  12. Picture quote about positive

    When you're thankful for what you have, you are always rewarded with more. try to stay positive and things will get better.


  13. Picture quote by Sayings about wisdom

    Never Let The Things You Want Make You Forget The Things You Have. ⏤ Sayings


  14. Picture quote by Helen Keller about happiness

    Be happy with what you have while working for what you want. ⏤ Helen Keller


  15. Picture quote about talent

    Use what talent you possess; the wood would be very silent if no bird sang except those that sang best.


  16. Picture quote by Coco Chanel about perspective

    There are people who have money and people who are rich. ⏤ Coco Chanel


  17. Picture quote by Thomas Carlyle about health

    He who has health, has hope, and he who has hope, has everything. ⏤ Thomas Carlyle


  18. Picture quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero about need

    If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. ⏤ Marcus Tullius Cicero


  19. Picture quote by Sayings about happiness

    Be happy now where you are. New circumstances or possessions will not permanently fix your level of happiness until you change your attitude. ⏤ Sayings


  20. Picture quote about people

    It's not what we have in life, but who we have in our life that matters.


  21. Picture quote by Derek Sivers about desire

    In the end, it's about what you want to be, not what you want to have. ⏤ Derek Sivers


  22. Picture quote by Rumi about wisdom

    I asked, Why I received only this? A voice replied, Only this will lead you to that. ⏤ Rumi


  23. Picture quote about moments

    Collect moments, not things.


  24. Picture quote by Sayings about happiness

    It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy that makes happiness. ⏤ Sayings


  25. Picture quote about easy

    Nothing worth having comes easy.



What are the best possession quotations?

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Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy possession on this shaky earth.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like.

Will Rogers

He that can have patience can have what he will.

Benjamin Franklin

Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

The worker puts his life into the object; but now his life no longer belongs to him but to the object.

Karl Marx

For a creative writer possession of the truth is less important than emotional sincerity.

George Orwell

Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.

Lao Tzu

The possession of anything begins in the mind.

Bruce Lee

Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from adolescence, but of those who have already taken possession of their future.

Coco Chanel

Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession as they torment us with their loss.

Epicurus

Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.

George Washington

Possession isn't nine-tenths of the law. It's nine-tenths of the problem.

John Lennon

In a world of inhumanity, war and terrorism, American citizenship is a very precious possession.

Phyllis Schlafly

Men and women should own the world as a mutual possession.

Pearl S. Buck

Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms.

Bryant H. McGill

Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it.

John Lennon

The belief that there is only one truth, and that oneself is in possession of it, is the root of all evil in the world.

Max Born

Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a pitch that there is nothing in the realm of nature, whether sacred or profane, out of which profit cannot be squeezed.

Desiderius Erasmus

I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty.

John D. Rockefeller

Всяк кули́к своё боло́то хва́лит.

Russian Proverbs

The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.

Anais Nin

The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart. The most powerful weapon you can be is an instrument of peace.

Carlos Santana

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.

Jane Austen

The possession of arbitrary power has always, the world over, tended irresistibly to destroy humane sensibility, magnanimity, and truth.

Frederick Law Olmsted

I have come slowly into possession of such powers as I have. I receive the opinions of my day. I do not conceive them. But I receive them into a vivid mind.

Woodrow Wilson

Some day the workers will take possession of your city hall, and when we do, no child will be sacrificed on the altar of profit!

Mother Jones

One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others, can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.

Chanakya

Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.

Mahatma Gandhi

Poets are soldiers that liberate words from the steadfast possession of definition.

Eli Khamarov

Man is, properly speaking, based upon hope, he has no other possession but hope; this world of his is emphatically the place of hope.

Thomas Carlyle

The will is a beast of burden. If God mounts it, it wishes and goes as God wills; if Satan mounts it, it wishes and goes as Satan wills; Nor can it choose its rider... the riders contend for its possession.

Martin Luther

An object in possession seldom retains the same charm that it had in pursuit.

Pliny The Elder

Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun.

Hilaire Belloc

Desire then is the invasion of the whole self by the wish, which, as it invades, sets going more and more of the psychical processes; but at the same time, so long as it remains desire, does not succeed in getting possession of the self.

Samuel Alexander

The lands granted were in the occupancy of savages and situated in a wilderness, of which the government had never taken possession, and of which it could not with its own citizens ever have taken possession.

William H. Wharton

Clothes should look as if a woman was born into them. It is a form of possession, this belonging to one another.

Geoffrey Beene

I was just then going through a healthy reaction from the orthodoxy of my youth; religion had become for me not so much a possession as an obsession, which I was trying to throw off, and this iconoclastic tale of an imaginary tribe was the result.

Laurence Housman

Germany can generally only pay if the Corridor and Upper Silesia will be handed back to Germany from Polish possession, and if besides somewhere on the earth colonial territory will be made available to Germany.

Hjalmar Schacht

The first, that their pretensions to this possession of an art properly so called in their art of speaking are entirely unfounded; and the second, that they are involved in a profound mistake in their confusion of the good with the pleasant.

Friedrich Schleiermacher

I was a little nervous backstage. But I had this book, Gandhi. I just read his quotes, closed my eyes and focused my thoughts. Presently, this book is my prized possession.

Nafisa Joseph

How the early priests came into possession of these secrets does not appear, and if there were ever any records of this kind the Church would hardly allow them to become public.

Harry Houdini

We are told that the possession of nuclear weapons - in some cases even the testing of these weapons - is essential for national security. But this argument can be made by other countries as well.

Joseph Rotblat

It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment.

Carl Friedrich Gauss

The possession of land seems to be a greater gratification to the pride and independence of men.

George Richards Minot

No people come into possession of a culture without having paid a heavy price for it.

James Baldwin

When the unwelcome little unborn shall have seen the light my brain will be lightened, and I shall have a clearer mind. Thank God that even this weary nine months shall come to an end and leave me in possession of my own body and my own soul.

Julia Ward Howe

Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.

Benjamin Disraeli

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.

Barbara De Angelis

The greatest possession is self-possession.

Ethel Watts Mumford

Evil, and evil spirits, devils and devil possession, are the outgrowth of man's inadequate consciousness of God. We must avoid thinking of evil as a thing in itself - a force that works against man or, against God, if you will.

Eric Butterworth

Nothing is so wearing as the possession or abuse of liberty.

Emile M. Cioran

Reason is an action of the mind; knowledge is a possession of the mind; but faith is an attitude of the person. It means you are prepared to stake yourself on something being so.

Michael Ramsey

Dissatisfaction with possession and achievement is one of the requisites to further achievement.

John Hope

At my age, I realize that my most precious possession is time, and I've got too much unfinished work to do to spend even a minute talking about myself.

Benny Carter

Well, they had a lot of the things they found in his possession. They had the map, you know, that marked the route of the parade. They had statements from the bus driver and the taxicab driver that hauled him somewhere.

Henry Wade

Your most precious possession is not your financial assets. Your most precious possession is the people you have working there, and what they carry around in their heads, and their ability to work together.

Robert Reich

Base Ball, to be played thoroughly, requires the possession of muscular strength, great agility, quickness of eye, readiness of hand, and many other faculties of mind and body that mark the man of nerve.

Henry Chadwick

At no time are we ever in such complete possession of a journey, down to its last nook and cranny, as when we are busy with preparations for it.

Yukio Mishima

To have the truth in your possession you can be found guilty, sentenced to death.

Peter Tosh

The ultimate end of education is happiness or a good human life, a life enriched by the possession of every kind of good, by the enjoyment of every type of satisfaction.

Mortimer Adler

It is not the possession of truth, but the success which attends the seeking after it, that enriches the seeker and brings happiness to him.

Max Planck

It is a principle of our nature that feelings once excited turn readily from the object by which they are excited to some other object which may for the time being take possession of the mind.

Matthew Simpson

I have commenced my auspicious reign and am in quiet possession of the Presidential Mansion... this winter I intend to do something in the way of entertaining that shall be the admiration and talk of all Washington world.

Julia Gardiner Tyler

One's religion is one's own possession and he has a right to it.

Paul Harris

I don't know much about football but everyone seems to say that it is all about possession.

Julie Harris

But when I direct I become possessed, a possession I've never quite understood.

Ted Kotcheff

Every man judges his own happiness and satisfaction with life in terms of his possession or lack of possession of those things that he considers worthwhile and valuable.

Meir Kahane

I would also point out that many governments that chose not to support this war - certainly, the French president, Jacques Chirac, as I recall in April of last year, referred to Iraq's possession of WMD.

David Kay

Freedom of choice is more to be treasured than any possession earth can give.

David O. Mckay

My father was a poor man, very poor in a British colonial possession where class and race were very important.

Sidney Poitier

The only thing I would like is to have more control of the game in terms of possession.

Jose Mourinho

In five years I have never had a match where my team has had less possession than the opponents.

Jose Mourinho

The shortage of buyers, which the world is suffering from, is readily understood, not as due to people not wishing to obtain possession of goods, but as people being unwilling to part with something which might earn a regular income in exchange for those goods.

Paul Dirac

This is the most intimate relationship between literature and its readers: they treat the text as a part of themselves, as a possession.

Ryszard Kapuscinski

The independence of the United States is not only more precious to ourselves but to the world than any single possession.

Henry Cabot Lodge

In comparison with other men of their time, the Americans were distinguished by the possession of new political and social ideas, which were destined to be the foundation of the American commonwealth.

Albert Bushnell Hart

Great wealth took possession of the government. It was reflected in Mr. Harding's selection of a cabinet.

George William Norris

Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.

Epicurus

We are not the sum of our possessions.

George H. W. Bush

Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an uncertain time, and may therefore be demanded back the next hour.

Arthur Schopenhauer

Love does not claim possession but gives freedom.

Rabindranath Tagore

Man should not consider his material possession his own, but as common to all, so as to share them without hesitation when others are in need.

Thomas Aquinas

In all worldly things that a man pursues with the greatest eagerness he finds not half the pleasure in the possession that he proposed to himself in the expectation.

Robert South

There's never enough of the stuff you can't get enough of.

Patrick H.T. Doyle

God saw fit, for wise reasons to allow the people of Israel thus to make and possess slaves; but is this any license to us to enslave any of our fellow-men, to kill any of our fellow-men whom we please and are able to destroy, and take possession of their estates?

Samuel Hopkins

They took their meals together; and it was remarked on such occasions, when the friendship of animals is put to a hard test, that they never quarrelled or disputed the possession of a favourite fruit with each other.

Henry Walter Bates

As photographs give people an imaginary possession of a past that is unreal, they also help people to take possession of space in which they are insecure.

Susan Sontag

The possessions of the rich are stolen property.

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

Genius is not a possession of the limited few, but exists in some degree in everyone. Where there is natural growth, a full and free play of faculties, genius will manifest itself.

Robert Henri

We are in possession of what I think to be compelling evidence that Saddam Hussein has, and has had for a number of years, a developing capacity for the production and storage of weapons of mass destruction.

Bob Graham

After it is all over, the religion of man is his most important possession.

John D. Rockefeller

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