possessions

A Quote by Ermest Kurtz & Katherine Ketchman on control, possessions, and spirituality

Spirituality points, always, beyond: beyond the ordinary, beyond possession, beyond the narrow confines of the self, and - above all - beyond expectations. Because "the spiritual" is beyond our control, it is never exactly what we expect.

Ermest Kurtz & Katherine Ketchman

Source: The Spirituality of Imperfection

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A Quote by Eric Hoffer on lies, possessions, power, and prophets

Those in possession of absolute power can not only prophesy and make their prophecies come true, but they can also lie and make their lies come true.

Eric Hoffer (1902 - 1983)

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A Quote by Epicurus on possessions and wealth

Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.

Epicurus (c. 341 - c. 270 BC)

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A Quote by Epicurus on life and possessions

A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs. . . .

Epicurus (c. 341 - c. 270 BC)

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A Quote by Elizabeth I Queen of England on possessions and time

All my possessions for a moment of time.

Elizabeth I

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A Quote by Elaine L. Jack on dependence, possessions, and value

The gospel assures you that your value is not dependent on your looks or material possessions.

Elaine L. Jack

Source: © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.Used by permission.

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A Quote by General Dwight David Eisenhower on fear, freedom, injustice, men, oppression, possessions, and value

Freedom from fear and injustice and oppression will be ours only in the measure that men who value such freedom are ready to sustain its possession - to defend it against every thrust from within or without.

Dwight Eisenhower (1890 - 1969)

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A Quote by David Oman McKay on citizenship, god, obligation, possessions, and youth

Our most precious possession is the youth of the land, and to instruct them to walk uprightly and to become worthy citizens in the kingdom of God is our greatest obligation.

David McKay (1873 - 1970)

Source: Ensign, October 1972, p.31.

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A Quote by David Oman McKay on choice, direction, earth, freedom, gifts, god, life, and possessions

Next to the bestowal of life itself, the right to direct that life is God's greatest gift to man. . . . Freedom of choice is more to be treasured than any possession earth can give.

David McKay (1873 - 1970)

Source: Conference Report, April 1950, p. 32.

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A Quote by David Oman McKay on death, divinity, eternity, family, inspiration, and possessions

The dearest possession a man has is his family. In the divine assurance that family ties may transcend the boundaries of death, and may continue throughout endless ages of eternity, I find supreme consolation and inspiration.

David McKay (1873 - 1970)

Source: Albert W. Daw Collection

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