Quotes of Belongings

“ Property is theft. ”

- Pierre Joseph Proudhon

“ Gambling promises the poor what property performs for the rich — something for nothing. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Few rich men own their own property. Their property owns them. ”

- Robert Green Ingersoll

“ Your own property is concerned when your neighbor's house is on fire. ”

- Horace

“ Every increased possession loads us with a new weariness. ”

- John Ruskin

“ The property of power is to protect. ”

- Blaise Pascal

“ Inch by inch, it's a cinch. ”

- Robert Schuller

“ Inches make champions. ”

- Vince Lombardi

“ Little pots soon boil over. ”

- Unknown

“ Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things I am tempted to think there are no little things. ”

- Bruce Barton

“ Those that are little, little things suit. ”

- Horace

“ The young, whether they know it or not, live on borrowed property. ”

- Richard W. Livingston

“ Custom hath made it in him a property of easiness. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Sell your belongings and give alms. Provide money bags for yourselves that do not wear out: an inexhaustible treasure in heaven that no thief can reach nor moth destroy. ”

- The Holy Bible

“ We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away. ”

- Plutarch

“ Property has its duties as well as its rights. ”

- Thomas Brummond

“ Time is at once the most valuable and the most perishable of all our possessions. ”

- John Randolph

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

- Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire

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

- Voltaire

“ Nothing can be done except little by little. ”

- Charles Baudelaire

“ Less is more. ”

- Robert Browning

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

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ The highest law gives a thing to him who can use it. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

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

- John Locke

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

- John Locke

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

- Norman O. Brown

“ Property is organized robbery. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property. ”

- John Locke

“ I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them, and that is the Christian religion. ”

- Patrick Henry

“ The best ideas are common property. ”

- Seneca
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