Ownership Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old ownership quotes, ownership sayings, and ownership proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


By becoming self-aware, you gain ownership of reality; in becoming real, you become the master of both inner and outer life.     

Deepak Chopra

To think about your life is to create it. You have to take ownership of where you are right now and know where you want to go before you can get there. Keep collecting evidence for your success. You can believe it, and you can be it.     

Ali Vincent

Do your thing. Do it unapologetically. Don't be discouraged by criticism. You probably already know what they're going to say. Pay no mind to the fear of failure. It's far more valuable than success. Take ownership, take chances, and have fun. And no matter what, don't ever stop doing your thing.     

Asher Roth

When you love something, you get to know it. Then you feel the ownership and if it changes, you only love it as far as you know it because then you're like, "What is this?"

Kristen Stewart

What you resist, persists. If you take ownership and deal with things that are bothering you, then, in the very process of dealing with them they very often will go away.

Anonymous

Ownership and control is important, because if you don't own what you do, all sorts of stupid stuff happens to it, and people spend good money on garbage.

Kevin Shields

Ownership is not a vice, not something to be ashamed of, but rather a commitment, and an instrument by which the general good can be served.

Vaclav Havel

Ownership, that's what you give your kids. That's your legacy.

Prince

From beginning to end, Scripture repeatedly emphasizes God's ownership of everything: "To the Lord your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, the earth and everything in it" .When I grasp that I'm a steward, not an owner, it totally changes my perspective.     

Randy Alcorn

When people take greater ownership of their own health care and are encouraged to do that in a health plan, their health gets better. They pursue more wellness opportunities.     

Mike Pence

True ownership of anything requires time.

Barbara Holland

The sense of ownership is one reason why abuse tends to get worse as relationships get more serious. The more history and commitment that develop in the couple, the more the abuser comes to think of his partner as a prized object. Possessiveness is at the core of the abuser's mindset, the spring from which all the other streams spout; on some level he feels that he owns you and therefore has the right to treat you as he sees fit.     

Lundy Bancroft

Love does not cause suffering: what causes it is the sense of ownership, which is love's opposite.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The heart of a grass-roots campaign is the ownership.     

Ted Cruz

When theres no sense of possessiveness or ownership in the artistic process, great things happen.     

Paul Budnitz

Possessing by letting go of things was a secret of ownership unknown to youth.

Yukio Mishima

Freeing yourself was one thing; claiming ownership of that freed self was another.

Toni Morrison

Worker ownership is only one form of democratizing ownership.     

Gar Alperovitz

There is no such thing, as far as I'm concerned, as ownership in love.     

Max Frisch

Liking is probably the best form of ownership, and ownership the worst form of liking.

Jose Saramago

The instinct of ownership is fundamental in man's nature.

William James

Every man has a property in his own person. This nobody has a right to, but himself.

John Locke

I learned that you can't truly own anything, that true ownership comes only in the moment of giving.

Mia Farrow

Everything changes for the better when you take ownership of your own problems.

Robert Ringer

Taking ownership of your happiness has two aspects: Accepting that being happy is up to you and that you have the ability and power to be happier by changing your habits. Taking "response-ability": responding to all the events in your life in a way that supports your happiness.     

Marci Shimoff

Ownership has been separated from control; and this separation has removed many of the checks which formerly operated to curb the misuse of wealth and power.

Louis D. Brandeis

Until you take ownership for your life, you will always be chasing happiness.     

Sean Stephenson

There can be to the ownership of anything no rightful title which is not derived from the title of the producer and does not rest upon the natural right of the man to himself.

Henry George

You have to take ownership and leadership of tomorrow. For that to be possible, you have to strengthen your capacity and widen your vision as a global citizen.

Ban Ki-moon

Love is ownership. We own whom we love. The universe is God's because He loves.

Henry Ward Beecher