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Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction.
The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.
At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer, if it ever reach us, it must spring up amongst us. It cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen, we must live through all time, or die by suicide.
Our country is now taking so steady a course as to show by what road it will pass to destruction, to wit: by consolidation of power first, and then corruption, its necessary consequence.
Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans, and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy?
Derivatives are financial weapons of mass destruction.
Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.
When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself. Every bad institution of this world ends by suicide.
The essential act of war is destruction, not necessarily of human lives, but of the products of human labor.
Fire and swords are slow engines of destruction, compared to the tongue of a Gossip.
Religions that teach brotherly love have been used as an excuse for persecution, and our profoundest scientific insight is made into a means of mass destruction.
I think that you can disagree with people and debate over their positions with issues without engaging in the politics of personal destruction.
Artistic temperament sometimes seems a battleground, a dark angel of destruction and a bright angel of creativity wrestling.
The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in the destruction of forests that everything that has been done for their conservation and production is completely insignificant in comparison.
To eat is to appropriate by destruction.
A human being is a being who is constantly 'under construction,' but also, in a parallel fashion, always in a state of constant destruction.
In our work and in our living, we must recognize that difference is a reason for celebration and growth, rather than a reason for destruction.
Free nations are peaceful nations. Free nations don't attack each other. Free nations don't develop weapons of mass destruction.
George W. Bush
The smallest pain in our little finger gives us more concern than the destruction of millions of our fellow beings.
The English countryside, its growth and its destruction, is a genuine and tragic theme.
E. M. Forster
Fear not, we are of the nature of the lion, and cannot descend to the destruction of mice and such small beasts.
A destruction, an annihilation that only man can provoke, only man can prevent.
Saddam Hussein is a homicidal dictator who is addicted to weapons of mass destruction.
George W. Bush
The least pain in our little finger gives us more concern and uneasiness than the destruction of millions of our fellow-beings.
We have it. The smoking gun. The evidence. The potential weapon of mass destruction we have been looking for as our pretext of invading Iraq. There's just one problem - it's in North Korea.
The body politic, as well as the human body, begins to die as soon as it is born, and carries itself the causes of its destruction.
Human brutes, like other beasts, find snares and poison in the provision of life, and are allured by their appetites to their destruction.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
Because hypocrisy stinks in the nostrils one is likely to rate it as a more powerful agent for destruction than it is.
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