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The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors.
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
Henry David Thoreau
To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self-esteem. They're no good at all.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
The biggest guru-mantra is: never share your secrets with anybody. It will destroy you.
Feminism is a socialist, anti-family, political movement that encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.
The most loving parents and relatives commit murder with smiles on their faces. They force us to destroy the person we really are: a subtle kind of murder.
What does not destroy me, makes me stronger.
There is not enough religion in the world even to destroy religion.
I'm sorry, man, but I've got magic. I've got poetry in my fingertips. Most of the time - and this includes naps - I'm an F-18, bro. And I will destroy you in the air. I will deploy my ordinance to the ground.
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy. Never underestimate that.
Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
Richard M. Nixon
He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
People say I am ruthless. I am not ruthless. And if I find the man who is calling me ruthless, I shall destroy him.
Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater.
George Washington Carver
In the practical art of war, the best thing of all is to take the enemy's country whole and intact; to shatter and destroy it is not so good.
I forbid you, agnostic, doubting thoughts, to destroy the house of my faith.
Thomas S. Monson
As a single withered tree, if set aflame, causes a whole forest to burn, so does a rascal son destroy a whole family.
I find it strange the way human nature wants heroes and yet wants to destroy their heroes. It's a kind of mass insecurity people want something to look up to and get a buzz off but, at the same time, want to destroy it because it makes them feel insecure.
The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.
These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, wealth without work, learning without silence, religion without fearlessness and worship without awareness.
Anthony de Mello
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