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Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction.
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.
The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.
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.
I think that you can disagree with people and debate over their positions with issues without engaging in the politics of personal destruction.
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.
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.
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.
Artistic temperament sometimes seems a battleground, a dark angel of destruction and a bright angel of creativity wrestling.
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.
The one process now going on that will take millions of years to correct is the loss of genetic and species diversity by the destruction of natural habitats. This is the folly our descendants are least likely to forgive us.
E. O. Wilson
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.
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 English countryside, its growth and its destruction, is a genuine and tragic theme.
E. M. Forster
The smallest pain in our little finger gives us more concern than the destruction of millions of our fellow beings.
Bad company is like a nail driven into a post, which, after the first and second blow, may be drawn out with little difficulty; but being once driven up to the head, the pincers cannot take hold to draw it out, but which can only be done by the destruction of the wood.
Augustine of Hippo
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.
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.
The least pain in our little finger gives us more concern and uneasiness than the destruction of millions of our fellow-beings.
Saddam Hussein is a homicidal dictator who is addicted to weapons of mass destruction.
George W. Bush
Because hypocrisy stinks in the nostrils one is likely to rate it as a more powerful agent for destruction than it is.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
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