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Possess Quotes

These Motivational Quotes about Possess are dedicated to your career and personal success in life.

Use what talents you possess.
The woods would be very silent
if no birds sang there,
except those that sang best.
- Henry Van Dyke

Related topics: Positive

If only the people who worry about their liabilities
would think about the riches they do possess,
they would stop worrying.
- Dale Carnegie

We must be ready to learn from one another,
not claiming that we alone possess all truth
and that somehow we have a corner on God.
- Archbishop Desmond Tutu

The highest proof of the spirit is love.
Love is the eternal thing which men can already
on earth possess as it really is.
- Albert Schweitzer

 

Self-honor (self-respect) is in no way selfish.
Before I can give to others,
I must have something to give.
Only by first creating
my own self-esteem and happiness,
do I possess the resources to
contribute anything meaningful to others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We really have to understand the person we want to love.
If our love is only a will to possess, it is not love.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

We do not yet possess ourselves,
and we know at the same time
that we are much more.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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There is poetry as soon as we realize that we possess nothing.
- John Cage

Good nature is worth more than knowledge,
more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it.
- Henry Ward Beecher

If we hope for what we are not likely to possess,
we act and think in vain,
and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
- Joseph Addison

We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess,
but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess,
and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
- Josh Billings

All, too, will bear in mind this sacred principle,
that though the will of the majority is in all cases to prevail,
that will to be rightful must be reasonable;
that the minority possess their equal rights,
which equal law must protect, and to violate would be oppression.
- Thomas Jefferson

I am the owner of my choices.
I am the source for the perspectives I choose to hold...
regardless of how aware I am of why or how I come to possess
that particular perspective.
It takes courage to look into the mirror of our souls, absent excuses.
I will look into that mirror little bits at a time.
SEE and ACT. SEE what I can bear to see and ACT upon what I am able.
This is the heart of a gentle invitation to personal responsibility.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The highest proof of virtue is to possess boundless
power without abusing it.
- Thomas Babington

Americans need never fear their government because
of the advantage of being armed,
which the Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation.
- Gouverneur Morris

The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to
get along with those who do not possess it.
- Voltaire

Immortality is not a gift, Immortality is an achievement;
And only those who strive mightily Shall possess it.
- Edgar Lee Masters

The Church as a divine society possess an internal
principle of life which is capable of assimilating
the most diverse materials and imprinting her own image upon them.
- Christopher Dawson

I believe that children are our future.
Teach them well and let them lead the way.
Show them all the beauty they possess inside.
- Whitney Houston

While one party may possess the levers of power,
one party does not possess a monopoly on good ideas.
Good lawmaking, after all, is about the ability to
craft effective solutions.
- Bill Owens

Every faculty and virtue I possess can be used as an
instrument with which to worry myself.
- Mark Rutherford

Do you think it is only a little thing to possess a
house from which lovely things can be seen?
- Saint Teresa

I don't possess a lot of self-confidence.
I'm an actor so I simply act confident every time I hit the stage.
- Arsenio Hall

There is nothing wrong with men possessing riches.
The wrong comes when riches possess men.
- Billy Graham

It is better to believe that a man does possess good
qualities than to assert that he does not.
- John Francis Davis

A community is democratic only when the humblest and
weakest person can enjoy the highest civil,
economic, and social rights that the biggest and most powerful possess.
- A. Philip Randolph

Throughout human history, the apostles of purity,
those who have claimed to possess a total explanation,
have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings.
- Salman Rushdie

Experts often possess more data than judgment.
- Colin Powell

Those who are possessed by nothing possess everything.
- Morihei Ueshiba

Individually and collectively, Cherokee people possess
an extraordinary ability to face down adversity and continue moving forward.
- Wilma Mankiller

We, who are the living, possess the past.
Tomorrow is for our martyrs.
- James L. Farmer, Jr.

Our country may be likened to a new house.
We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all -
liberty!
- James Monroe

By use you possess gain; by disuse you decline and lose.
- Edwin Louis Cole

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men
the greatest asset I possess.
The way to develop the best that is in a man is by
appreciation and encouragement.
- Charles Schwab

I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to
maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles,
the character of an honest man.
- George Washington

All wish to possess knowledge, but few,
comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
- Juvenal

Some people possess talent, others are possessed by it.
When that happens, a talent becomes a curse.
- Rod Serling

With people of limited ability modesty is merely honesty.
But with those who possess great talent it is hypocrisy.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

The thing that we possess, that machines don't,
is the ability to exhibit wisdom.
- Herbie Hancock

It is a good idea to be alone in a garden at dawn or
dark so that all its shy presences may haunt you and
possess you in a reverie of suspended thought.
- James Douglas

I have everything, yet have nothing;
and although I possess nothing,
still of nothing am I in want.
- Jean Racine

I am sure that instinctively we wish to be everything,
to possess it-why cut the rose or marry the man,
otherwise?
- Ella Maillart

Oh, how great peace and quietness would he possess
who should cut off all vain anxiety and place all his confidence in God.
- Thomas Kempis

I have before me a newspaper slip on which a writer
expresses the opinion that no one should be allowed
to possess more than one million dollars' worth of property.
- William Graham Sumner

The only virtue a character needs to possess between hardcovers,
even if he bears a real person's name,
is vitality: if he comes to life in our imaginations,
he passes the test.
- Stephen Vizinczey

If people have a basic understanding of right from wrong,
possess a strong desire to better themselves and persist in there cause,
they can break the chain of any negative environment.
- Dave Pelzer

Hope is the only good that is common to all men;
those who have nothing else possess hope still.
- Thales

An artist must possess Nature.
He must identify himself with her rhythm,
by efforts that will prepare the mastery which will
later enable him to express himself in his own language.
- Henri Matisse

This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love:
the more they give,
the more they possess.
- Rainer Maria Rilke

Firmness in enduring and exertion is a character I always wish to possess.
I have always despised the whining yelp of complaint and cowardly resolve.
- Robert Burns

If you never ask yourself any questions about the meaning of a passage,
you cannot expect the book to give you any insight
you do not already possess.
- Mortimer Adler

To be able to give away riches is mandatory if you wish to possess them.
This is the only way that you will be truly rich.
- Muhammad Ali

If one considered life as a simple loan,
one would perhaps be less exacting.
We possess actually nothing; everything goes through us.
- Eugene Delacroix

Now, there are a very large number of bodily movements,
having their source in our nervous system,
that do not possess the character of conscious actions.
- Wilhelm Wundt

The progress of science is strewn, like an ancient desert trail,
with the bleached skeleton of discarded theories which
once seemed to possess eternal life.
- Arthur Koestler

As I began to discover my own truth and endeavored
to possess it with clarity,
I became more and more alienated from that which my companions held,
or professed to hold.
- Juan Goytisolo

Never say a humorous thing to a man who does not possess humor.
He will always use it in evidence against you.
- Herbert Beerbohm Tree

Very few people possess true artistic ability.
It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate
the situation by making an effort.
If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint,
simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass.
- Fran Lebowitz

Talent is what you possess; genius is what possesses you.
- Malcolm Cowley

If you're black in this country, if you're a woman in this country,
if you are any minority in this country at all,
what could possibly possess you to vote Republican?
- Cher

Whatever talents I possess may suddenly diminish or suddenly increase.
I can with ease become an ordinary fool.
I may be one now.
But it doesn't do to upset one's own vanity.
- Dylan Thomas

Materialist philosophies that treat human beings as
machines or animals possess the high ground in our culture -
academia,
the most powerful media and many of our courts.
- Marvin Olasky

A language presupposes that all the individual users possess the organs.
- Ferdinand de Saussure

I see upon their noble brows the seal of the Lord,
for they were born kings of the earth far more truly
than those who possess it only from having bought it.
- George Sand

An emotional man may possess no humor,
but a humorous man usually has deep pockets of emotion,
sometimes tucked away or forgotten.
- Constance Rourke

Most people seek after what they do not possess and
are enslaved by the very things they want to acquire.
- Anwar Sadat

There is one quality which one must possess to win,
and that is definiteness of purpose,
the knowledge of what one wants,
and a burning desire to possess it.
- Napoleon Hill

Each of us have things and thoughts and descriptions
of an amazing universe in our possession that kings
in the 17th Century would have gone to war to possess.
- Kary Mullis

When your desires are strong enough you will appear
to possess superhuman powers to achieve.
- Napoleon Hill

All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire,
but my heart is all my own.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


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