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There is no more defiant denial of one man's ability to possess one woman exclusively than the prostitute who refuses to redeemed.
A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows.
I think a responsibility comes with notoriety, but I never think of it as power. It's more like something you hold, like grains of sand. If you keep your hand closed, you can have it and possess it, but if you open your fingers in any way, you can lose it just as quickly.
My cut is blunt and futuristic, and Nicki Minaj started wearing that bob on her head after she came to my show, so at the end of the day, I know what I do, and I know what I possess, and I know who I am. I'm a trendsetter. The biggest form of flattery is imitation, so I'm flattered.
A companion loves some agreeable qualities which a man may possess, but a friend loves the man himself.
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those who do not possess it.
To have another language is to possess a second soul.
I am an invisible man. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids - and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
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.
Most people seek after what they do not possess and are enslaved by the very things they want to acquire.
I strongly believe that the Second Amendment creates an individual right to possess and use guns for purposes of both hunting and self-defense.
The thing that we possess, that machines don't, is the ability to exhibit wisdom.
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.
Mathematicians may flatter themselves that they possess new ideas which mere human language is as yet unable to express.
James C. Maxwell
Immortality is not a gift, Immortality is an achievement; And only those who strive mightily Shall possess it.
Edgar Lee Masters
When we consider the fact that nearly three-quarters of the surface of the globe is covered by oceanic water, we begin to realise that the molecular scattering of light in liquids may possess an astronomical significance, in fact contribute in an important degree to the observed albedo of the earth.
C. V. Raman
To possess dignity is to be worthy of respect. Worthy of high esteem. Absorb this: you are worthy of respect.
When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.
One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them.
Color possesses me. I don't have to pursue it. It will possess me always, I know it. That is the meaning of this happy hour: Color and I are one. I am a painter.
Our country may be likened to a new house. We lack many things, but we possess the most precious of all - liberty!
Rather than be asked to abandon one's own heritage and to adapt to the mores of the new country, one was expected to possess a treasure of foreign skills and customs that would enrich the resources of American living.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Love is really the only thing we can possess, keep with us, and take with us.
Life only demands from you the strength that you possess. Only one feat is possible; not to run away.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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