Quotes containing word "holding"

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Sell also: belongings, hold, keeping, property, retention

Definitions and meanings of word "holding"

• Noun: the act of retaining something

• Noun: something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone; examples: "that hat is my property", "he is a man of property""

Featured authors with quotes containing word "holding"

John Cusack
3 quotes about holding
American Writer, Actor, Producer
Born Tuesday 28 June 1966
Michael Novak
2 quotes about holding
American Philosopher, Novelist, Author, Journalist, Diplomat
Saturday 9 September 1933 - Friday 17 February 2017
Dale Earnhardt
one quote about holding
American Celebrity
Sunday 29 April 1951 - Sunday 18 February 2001
Tommy Lasorda
2 quotes about holding
American Coach
Born Thursday 22 September 1927
David Ogden Stiers
2 quotes about holding
American Actor, Musician, Director
Saturday 31 October 1942 - Saturday 3 March 2018
Method Man
one quote about holding
American Artist, Actor, Musician, Producer
Born Thursday 1 April 1971
Burt Ward
one quote about holding
American Actor, Activist
Born Friday 6 July 1945
Ernest Gaines
one quote about holding
American Writer, Author
Sunday 15 January 1933 - Tuesday 5 November 2019
Margaret J. Wheatley
2 quotes about holding
American Writer, Leader, Consultant
Ed Markey
2 quotes about holding
American Politician
Born Thursday 11 July 1946
George Orwell
one quote about holding
British Novelist, Author, Journalist
Thursday 25 June 1903 - Saturday 21 January 1950
Hank Aaron
one quote about holding
American Athlete
Born Monday 5 February 1934

When the ball dropped in 1999, I was holding dough and champagne in my hands and holding my kids.

Method Man

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49 and holding. Holding tight! Fighting that heinous age every step of the way.

Burt Ward

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Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?

Ernest Gaines

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When he was young, I told Dale Jr. that hunting and racing are a lot alike. Holding that steering wheel and holding that rifle both mean you better be responsible.

Dale Earnhardt

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You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you are free to do and it accords with your nature, but perhaps this very holding back is the one suffering you could avoid.

Franz Kafka

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Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.

George Orwell

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Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.

Buddha

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Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.

Josh Billings

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Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.

Florence Scovel Shinn

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You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success - or are they holding you back?

W. Clement Stone

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You can only milk a cow so long, then you're left holding the pail.

Hank Aaron

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Ideas aren't magical; the only tricky part is holding on to one long enough to get it written down.

Lynn Abbey

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I will undoubtedly have to seek what is happily known as gainful employment, which I am glad to say does not describe holding public office.

Dean Acheson

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When I was first elected I was puzzled why they were holding events in my honor as a mere freshman. I asked myself, why is a federal entity so involved in political activity?

Brian Baird

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Politically, Obama's amazing streak of self-destructing opponents who have lain beneath his feet during his unlikely political career appears to be holding.

Eric Alterman

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If I hold back, I'm no good. I'm no good. I'd rather be good sometimes, than holding back all the time.

Janis Joplin

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The last time I saw him he was walking down lover's lane holding his own hand.

Fred Allen

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What is inherently wrong with the word 'politician' if the fellow has devoted his life to holding public office and trying to do something for his people?

Richard J. Daley

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And regardless of the fact that in this country, certainly in the arts, we treat comedy as a second-class citizen, I've never thought of it that way. I've always thought it to be important. The last time I looked, the Greeks were holding up two masks. I've always thought of it not only as having equal value, but as the craft of it, being funny.

Jeff Daniels

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Sensitive, responsive, eagerly welcomed everywhere, the drama, holding the mirror up to nature, by laughter and by tears reveals to mankind the world of men.

George P. Baker

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