The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.— J. G. Holland
Sensual Precious Possessions quotations
Never let the thing you want make you forget the things you have.
Our country may be likened to a new house.
We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all - liberty!
Gold is the most precious of all commodities;
gold constitutes treasure, and he who possesses it has all he needs in the world, as also the means of rescuing souls from purgatory, and restoring them to the enjoyment of paradise.
You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy.
The gift which I am sending you is called a dog, and is in fact the most precious and valuable possession of mankind
Of all possessions a friend is the most precious.
Any formal attack on ignorance is bound to fail because the masses are always ready to defend their most precious possession - their ignorance.
You are rich, when you are content and happy with what you have.
Your most precious, valued possessions and your greatest powers are invisible and intangible. No one can take them. You, and you alone, can give them. You will receive abundance for your giving.
FINANCE, n. The art or science of managing revenues and resources for the best advantage of the manager. The pronunciation of this word with the i long and the accent on the first syllable is one of America's most precious discoveries and possessions.
No one who possesses snow would find any hardship in exchanging it for jewels and pearls. This world is like snow exposed to sun, which continues to melt until it disappears altogether, while the next life is like a precious stone that never passes away.
If a little is not enough for you, the nothing is.
The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession.
Thirsting desires and longings possessed my soul after perfect holiness.
God was so precious to my soul that the world with all its enjoyments appeared vile. I had no more value for the favor of men than for pebbles.
Time is the most precious gift in our possession, for it is the most irrevocable. This is what makes it so disturbing to look back upon the time which we have lost. Time lost is time when we have not lived a full human life, time unenriched by experience, creative endeavor, enjoyment, and suffering. Time lost is time not filled, time left empty.
Nothing is more precious than being in the present moment. Fully alive, fully aware.
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.
The search for truth is more precious than its possession.
My God! How little do my countrymen know what precious blessings they are in possession of, and which no other people on earth enjoy!
If you don't get serious about your money, you will never have serious money...
Our daughters are the most precious of our treasures, the dearest possessions of our homes and the objects of our most watchful love.
In a world of inhumanity, war and terrorism, American citizenship is a very precious possession.
The mother is the most precious possessions of the nation, so precious that society advances its highest well-being when it protects the functions of the mother.
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.
If the egotist is weak, his egotism is worthless.
If the egotist is strong, acute, full of distinctive character, his egotism is precious, and remains a possession of the race.
Liberty: One of Imagination's most precious possessions.
Our mind is the most valuable possession that we have.
The quality of our lives is, and will be, a reflection of how well we develop, train, and utilize this precious gift.
He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.
I own records that have the power to make me cry.
Records to be by or with - truly precious possessions. It is the ambition of the Midnight Runners to make records of this value.
Know yourself. Feel yourself. Love yourself. Respect yourself. Take good care of yourself. You are your most precious possession on Earth.
The real danger from advertising is that it helps to shatter and ultimately destroy our most precious non-material possessions: the confidence in the existence of meaningful purposes of human activity and respect for the integrity of man.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.
It is open to every man to choose the direction of his striving;
and also every man may draw comfort from Lessing's fine saying, that the search for truth is more precious than its possession.
Today is our most precious possession. It is our only sure possession.
This is a precious possession which we cannot afford to tarnish, but society always is attempting to make the physician into a killer to kill the defective child at birth, to leave the sleeping pills beside the bed of the cancer patient ... It is the duty of society to protect the physicians from such requests.
He who can have patience can have what he will.
One of my favorite writers is Michel de Montaigne.
My wife gave me a beautiful 17th-century edition of Montaigne's essays translated by John Florio. That's probably my most precious possession.
Peace is precious to us. It is the way of life we strive for with all the strength and wisdom we possess. But more precious than peace are freedom and justice. We will fight, if fight we must, to keep our freedom and to prevent justice from being destroyed.
Guard your integrity as if it's your most precious leadership possession, because that is what it is.
Be happy with what you have while working for what you want.
Together as a nation, we have the obligation to put sunshine into the hearts of our little ones. They are our precious possessions. They deserve what happiness life can offer.
Quality will be prized as a precious possession.
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.
Now I understood that the same road was to bring us together again.
Whatever we had missed, we possessed together the precious, the incommunicable past.
He who enjoys a good neighbor, said the Greeks, has a precious possession.
Same goes for neighbour's wife.