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What evil is there in seeing a man possess a woman? Why, the beasts would be more free than we!
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
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.
The highest proof of virtue is to possess boundless power without abusing it.
Thomas Babington Macaulay
I am selfish, but that's an attribute that all artists possess.
God who created us has granted us the faculty of speech that we might disclose the counsels of our hearts to one another and that, since we possess our human nature in common, each of us might share his thoughts with his neighbor, bringing them forth from the secret recesses of the heart as from a treasury.
There are people who possess not so much genius as a certain talent for perceiving the desires of the century, or even of the decade, before it has done so itself.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
Education is what most receive, many pass on, and few possess.
For decades, media companies have largely controlled the tools through which consumers were told what to buy, wear or think. Now consumers possess the same ability to produce, distribute and curate content and distribute it to their peers in real time across social media platforms.
I do not gather things, I prefer to rent them rather than to possess them.
Most of us believe that we possess some aspect of eternity that will insure some kind of survival beyond death. The only problem with those strategies is they forget that only God is eternal. We are finite.
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
We have evidence that Iran makes a reactor to possess nuclear weapons.
My failure to lay aside the sin that so easily entangles is the direct result of my refusal to die to my natural proclivity toward attaining my own freedom, meaning, value, worth, and righteousness - not believing that, by virtue of my Spirit - wrought union with Christ, everything I need, I already possess.
The Carrion Crow and Turkey-Buzzard possess great power of recollection, so as to recognise at a great distance a person who has shot at them, and even the horse on which he rides.
John James Audubon
If one considered life as a simple loan, one would perhaps be less exacting. We possess actually nothing; everything goes through us.
A language presupposes that all the individual users possess the organs.
Ferdinand de Saussure
I don't possess a lot of self-confidence. I'm an actor so I simply act confident every time I hit the stage.
We all possess the need to dream.
I think there is this steely strength beneath this beautiful veneer that a lot of women possess. I can't fathom or understand it.
History's most treasured musicians were believed in and cultivated to reach their potential. Today, it would be difficult for those musicians to get deals. We have the insight and the tools to identify and bring to fruition the dormant talent that our artists possess.
Everyone eventually winds up writing about themselves - the problem is finding the best way to go about it. To write about oneself literally, in the first person, presumes a more interesting personal life and philosophy than most rock lyricists possess. John Lennon was good for one great album based on musical direct address, 'Plastic Ono Band.'
I don't think anyone has a right to possess anything he doesn't love - art or anything else.
A good jockey has to be physically well balanced. They have to possess a strong upper body and a strong lower body. You've gotta have quick reflexes, and you've got to be incredibly coordinated. But it's you're instincts that have to be perfect. You can't be an exceptional rider without instincts.
Angels possess greater powers than do human beings.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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