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The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one's own even more, one's own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
Katherine Anne Porter
If it had been our intention to take Iraq, if it had been our intention to destroy the country, if it had been our intention to overrun the country, we could have done it unopposed.
I do destroy men on a weekly basis. It's like a hobby. I'm like a praying mantis.
One, if you attack my integrity, I will defend myself. If you attack my patriotism, I will defend myself. If you come after my family, I will counter-attack viciously, I will destroy you.
The man of the house can destroy the pleasure of the household, but he cannot make it. That rests with the woman, and it is her greatest privilege.
It is the Democratic Congress, the liberal-biased media and the homosexuals who want to destroy all Christians.
Intelligence must follow faith, never precede it, and never destroy it.
Thomas a Kempis
Strong managers who make tough decisions to cut jobs provide the only true job security in today's world. Weak managers are the problem. Weak managers destroy jobs.
Violence among young people is an aspect of their desire to create. They don't know how to use their energy creatively so they do the opposite and destroy.
We're not planning for the future. If we continue to spend ourselves into oblivion, we are going to destroy this nation.
Stand not too near the rich man lest he destroy thee - and not too far away lest he forget thee.
When I was in the White House, I was confronted with the challenge of the Cold War. Both the Soviet Union and I had 30,000 nuclear weapons that could destroy the entire earth and I had to maintain the peace.
As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change.
As bad as it might be to destroy a creature made in God's image, it might be very much worse to be creating them after images of one's own.
We shall fight against them, throw them in prisons and destroy them.
I have no enthusiasm for nature which the slightest chill will not instantly destroy.
Where destruction is the motive, unity is dangerous. For example, if I have evil intent and I galvanize that evil intent with many others, the capacity to destroy is immense. Where goodness is the motive, unity is phenomenal and actually has some good issues to it.
The filth and noise of the crowded streets soon destroy the elasticity of health which belongs to the country boy.
Rutherford B. Hayes
I couldn't think of anything worse than being in an unhappy marriage. It worries me because I've seen it destroy people.
As long as enough people can be frightened, then all people can be ruled. That is how it works in a democratic system and mass fear becomes the ticket to destroy rights across the board.
Because there is very little honor left in American life, there is a certain built-in tendency to destroy masculinity in American men.
There are very few men of genius in advertising agencies. But we need all we can find. Almost without exception they are disagreeable. Don't destroy them. They lay golden eggs.
He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.
I'm tired of watching as men destroy all the world. Everything used to be beautiful when women were in charge, and now I, working as the physical manifestation of the goddess Isis and the reincarnation of Cleopatra, have decided to save the world.
Some artists shrink from self-awareness, fearing that it will destroy their unique gifts and even their desire to create. The truth of the matter is quite opposite.
No matter what vision one has of South Africa, the first thing that must be done is to destroy racism.
The media tried to destroy my parents and has taken things completely out of context, but there's not a whole lot you can do in terms of fighting back. You have to hope that it passes, which it always does. But they have to be careful. They didn't necessarily sign up for this.
Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people. They are relentless survivors.
Pearl S. Buck
When men destroy their old gods they will find new ones to take their place.
Pearl S. Buck
I'm absolutely gonna win it, because I'm ruthless. I sit at the poker table and my job is to destroy people.
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