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Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.
The woman who purposely destroys her unborn child is guilty of murder. With us there is no nice enquiry as to its being formed or unformed.
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
It seems to be the fate of idealists to obtain what they have struggled for in a form which destroys their ideals.
Habit is a second nature that destroys the first. But what is nature? Why is habit not natural? I am very much afraid that nature itself is only a first habit, just as habit is a second nature.
Resolve not to be poor: whatever you have, spend less. Poverty is a great enemy to human happiness; it certainly destroys liberty, and it makes some virtues impracticable, and others extremely difficult.
Death destroys a man, but the idea of death saves him.
E. M. Forster
I have a skin disorder that destroys the pigmentation of my skin, it's something that I cannot help, OK?
Life does not accommodate you, it shatters you. It is meant to, and it couldn't do it better. Every seed destroys its container or else there would be no fruition.
The left is back, and it's the only path we have to get out of the spot to which the right has sunken us. Socialism builds and capitalism destroys.
Knowing that you are completely forgiven destroys the power of sin in your life.
Heathenism is a state of mind. You can take it that I'm referring to one who does not see his world. He has no mental light. He destroys almost unwittingly. He cannot feel any Gods presence in his life. He is the 21st century man.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal. When he destroys one of the works of god we call him a sportsman.
Joseph Wood Krutch
This nation is like a spring freshet; it overruns its banks and destroys all who are in its path.
What feeds me destroys me.
It destroys the soul to hear that you're all hype, that you have no talent, and that your whole career has been contrived.
To write regular verses destroys an infinite number of fine possibilities, but at the same time it suggests a multitude of distant and totally unexpected thoughts.
I don't watch TV. I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
The curse of covetousness is that it destroys manhood by substituting money for character.
The main message of Climate Revolution is that climate change is caused by the rotten financial system we've got, designed to create poverty and rip off any profits for a small amount of rich people. Meanwhile, it destroys the earth.
I don't need to go onto Facebook and pretend to have friends I've never even met. To my mind, that kind of destroys the meaning of the word 'friend.' I take exception to that. Because I value and respect friendship.
Most critical writing is drivel and half of it is dishonest. It is a short cut to oblivion, anyway. Thinking in terms of ideas destroys the power to think in terms of emotions and sensations.
Communism destroys democracy. Democracy can also destroy Communism.
The witty woman is a tragic figure in American life. Wit destroys eroticism and eroticism destroys wit, so women must choose between taking lovers and taking no prisoners.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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