Top 484 Property Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Property Quotes from famous people such as Les Claypool, Christopher A. Wray, Rumaan Alam, Michael Heizer, Michael Nesmith, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I enjoy my John Deere tractor quite a lot. It's a tool

I enjoy my John Deere tractor quite a lot. It’s a tool that I must use to keep Mother Nature at bay. I have all kinds of things encroaching on my property.
Les Claypool
In our country, the vast majority of our critical infrastructure and intellectual property is of course in the hands of the private sector.
Christopher A. Wray
Usually, when you see clothes on a model, by some transitive property, that garment is imbued with her beauty.
Rumaan Alam
I wasn’t political enough to write articles about myself or go to cocktail parties, meaning that not only has my art been pirated and my intellectual property rights stolen, but my work has been misrepresented.
Michael Heizer
People recognize intellectual property the same way they recognize real estate. People understand what property is. But it’s a new kind of property, and so the understanding uses new control surfaces. It uses a new way of defining the property.
Michael Nesmith
As an artiste, I believe that I am not my own property. I am the property of my fans.
Yo Yo Honey Singh
In education, they say either property taxes have to go up, or we’ll have poor education – that’s a false choice.
Scott Walker
Overseas investors have a choice. They can buy property, equities, bonds, or a host of other assets either in the United Kingdom or abroad. Each decision will be taken depending on the available net return, that is, the profit after tax.
Jacob Rees-Mogg
An established property can be a blessing and a challenge. On one hand you have all those fans of the original that you can pick up with and continue on with but then you have a lot of people out there who haven’t seen the first and might feel like this isn’t a movie for them because of that.
Joseph Kosinski
Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles… respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law… or, in a word justice.
Max Nordau
Thieves respect property. They merely wish the property to become their property that they may more perfectly respect it.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I like the idea of not everything happening between two human beings to be everyone’s property.
Martin Freeman
I wish to note that intellectual property theft by a government represents the very essence of organized crime.
Howard Berman
Left to me, the whole purpose of government is for the security of the citizens, like the security of lives and property.
Ibrahim Babangida
Globalisation, technological change, and the move to flexible labour markets has channelled more and more income to rentiers – those owning financial, physical, or so-called intellectual property – while real wages stagnate.
Guy Standing
We all lived in the same house, or most of us did. And as far as I can make out we were confined to the property, because at twenty-four hours’ notice we’d have to do a gig somewhere. So you couldn’t leave the building for more than twelve hours in case a gig came through.
Bill Bruford
The mere toleration of the slave trade could not make slavery itself – the right of property in man – lawful any where; not even on board the slave ship. Toleration of a wrong is not law.
Lysander Spooner
I grew up remodeling houses with my parents, and I’ve started to do it again with some of my friends. So, I like to watch HGTV – ‘Love It or List It,’ ‘Property Brothers,’ ‘Flip or Flop.’
Sydney Sweeney
I live in Chicago but own some property up in Wisconsin.
Jason Fried
Failing to appropriately fund our schools creates more pressure on local communities who are forced to make up the state’s shortfall by increasing property taxes.
Sara Gideon
The idea of a national digital library has been in the air for a long time, and there was a danger that some people would feel that it’s their property, so to speak.
Robert Darnton
Living apart is hardly possible if people have children together. It can also be more expensive to maintain two homes. But then, it’s expensive to break up when you live in one property.
Deborah Moggach
The Olympic Spirit is neither the property of one race nor of one age.
Pierre de Coubertin
One of the most important things I’m glad we did and am proud of is that we don’t have any real grass on our property. It might not be realistic to ask people to pull out their grass, but we’ll never have to think about it. We used Smart Grass, and I think it looks beautiful.
Lisa Ling
There are certain things that are inherently scarce. For example, there is only a certain amount of beachfront property in California. It is going to be scarce, it is going to be expensive.
Ralph Merkle
The definition of winning has become distorted. If winning the rights to a property brings with it hundreds of millions of dollars in losses, what have you won? When faced with the prospect of heavy financial losses, we have consistently walked away and have done so again.
Dick Ebersol