Quotes by property

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  • Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
    Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
    French politician anarchist, economist and sociologist 1809-1865
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    Communism is inequality, but not as property is. Property is exploitation of the weak by the strong. Communism is exploitation of the strong by the weak.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Theories are private property, but truth is common stock.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    A fellow oughtn't to let his family property go to pieces.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    A lawyers dream of heaven; every man reclaimed his property at the resurrection, and each tried to recover it from all his forefathers.
  • Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    German philosopher 1770-1831
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    An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think.
  • Shirley Lord
    Shirley Lord
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    Animals are considered as property only. To destroy or to abuse them, from malice to the proprietor, or with an intention injurious to his interest in them, is criminal. But the animals themselves are without protection. The law regards them not substantively. They have no RIGHTS!
  • James Madison
    James Madison
    American statesman, President 1751-1836
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    As a man is said to have a right to his property, he may be equally said to have a property in his rights.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures to us the rights of persons and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending.
  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
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    As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.
  • Erich Fromm
    Erich Fromm
    German - American philosopher and psychologist 1900-1980
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    Authority is not a quality one person ''has,'' in the sense that he has property or physical qualities. Authority refers to an interpersonal relation in which one person looks upon another as somebody superior to him.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    By abolishing private property one takes away the human love of aggression.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    By avarice and selfishness, and a groveling habit, from which none of us is free, of regarding the soil as property, or the means of acquiring property chiefly, the landscape is deformed, husbandry is degraded with us, and the farmer leads the meanest of lives. He knows Nature but as a robber.
  • Bill Viola
    Bill Viola
    American video artist 1951-
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    Creativity is not the property of artists alone. It's a basic element of the human character, no matter what culture you're in, no matter where you are on Earth or in history.
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