Quotes about "own"

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Sell also: possess

Definitions and meanings of word "own"

• Verb: have ownership or possession of; examples: "He owns three houses in Florida", "How many cars does she have?"

• Adj: belonging to or on behalf of a specified person (especially yourself); preceded by a possessive; examples: "for your own use", "do your own thing", "she makes her own clothes", "`ain' is Scottish"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "own"

Mahatma Gandhi
12 quotes about own
Indian Leader
Saturday 2 October 1869 - Friday 30 January 1948
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
10 quotes about own
French Writer
Sunday 15 September 1613 - Sunday 17 March 1680
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
10 quotes about own
German Writer, Poet, Artist, Politician
Thursday 28 August 1749 - Thursday 22 March 1832
Eric Hoffer
6 quotes about own
American Writer, Author
Friday 25 July 1902 - Saturday 21 May 1983
Samuel Butler
9 quotes about own
British Poet
Friday 4 December 1835 - Wednesday 18 June 1902
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
9 quotes about own
Roman Statesman, Philosopher, Dramatist
4 B.C. - 65 A.D.
Thomas Jefferson
8 quotes about own
American President, Author
Saturday 13 April 1743 - Tuesday 4 July 1826
Dido Armstrong
5 quotes about own
British Musician
Born Saturday 25 December 1971
John Stuart Mill
7 quotes about own
English Philosopher
Tuesday 20 May 1806 - Thursday 8 May 1873
Mary Astell
7 quotes about own
English Writer
Sunday 12 December 1666 - Friday 11 May 1731
William Hazlitt
7 quotes about own
English Writer, Philosopher, Critic
Friday 10 April 1778 - Saturday 18 September 1830
Marcus Tullius Cicero
5 quotes about own
Roman Statesman
106 B.C. - 43 B.C.

We came from a family where we ran our own small business. Our dad made his own products. We made our own sausages, our own meatloafs, our own pickles. Dad had to do everything himself. He had to figure out how to finance his business.

Marcy Kaptur

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All I can tell you is that you cannot make choices in your own career, either career choices or choices when you're actually working as an actor, based on trying to downplay or live up to a comparison with somebody else. You just can't do that. You have to do your own work based on your own gut, your own instincts, and your own life.

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It's a great excuse and luxury, having a job and blaming it for your inability to do your own art. When you don't have to work, you are left with the horror of facing your own lack of imagination and your own emptiness. A devastating possibility when finally time is your own.

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Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own fortune, and he inherits his own past.

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Every man is his own ancestor, and every man is his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.

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I hope that my painting has the impact of giving someone, as it did me, the feeling of his own totality, of his own separateness, of his own individuality.

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You do not build your own houses, nor make your own garments, nor bake your own bread, simply because you know that if you were to attempt all these things they would all be more or less ill done.

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At various times during the last four thousand years God has asserted his rights and endeavoured to establish his own authority, his own laws, and his own government among the children of men.

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People see that I have my own voice, my own opinion, my own likes. The album really reflects that.

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Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen... yourself, right now, right down here on Earth.

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Basically we just created our own label, but again we just did it to document our own music and create our own thing, so the major labels were just always out of our picture, we're not interested.

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I think that everybody has a right to their own thoughts, their own feelings and their own private moments, if they want them.

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Everything I've done has always been my own made up world with its own rules and its own made up stories.

Marcy Kaptur

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I don't believe we own our children, they're their own souls who make their own choices, we just guide and support them.

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As a nation we have the right to decide our own affairs, to mould our own future. This does not pose any danger to anybody. Our nation is fully aware of the responsibility for its own fate in the complicated situation of the contemporary world.

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I want to be able to work on a project that will give people around the world the chance to represent their own people, their own culture, their own stories, rather than just Hollywood - really, you know, dominated Hollywood. And that's a dream of mine.

Marcy Kaptur

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Music, Rock and Roll music especially, is such a generational thing. Each generation must have their own music, I had my own in my generation, you have yours, everyone I know has their own generation.

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Hollywood wants to own everything. I don't want to own anything. I don't want people just to make content, I want to empower and teach them to create content they own that they can exploit in any medium.

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We are told that talent creates its own opportunities. But it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.

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The enemy is within the gates; it is with our own luxury, our own folly, our own criminality that we have to contend.

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