Quotes by destruction

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  • Sean O'Casey
    Sean O'Casey
    Irish Dramatist 1884-1964
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    The flame from the angel's sword in the garden of Eden has been catalyzed into the atom bomb; God's thunderbolt became blunted, so man's thunderbolt has become the steel star of destruction.
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
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    The history of liberty is the history of the limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it. When we resist the concentration of power we are resisting the powers of death. Concentration of power precedes the destruction of human liberties.
  • Norman O. Brown
    Norman O. Brown
    American scholar, writer and philosopher 1913-2002
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    The human body is not a thing or substance, given, but a continuous creation. The human body is an energy system which is never a complete structure; never static; is in perpetual inner self-construction and self-destruction; we destroy in order to make it new.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    The least pain in our little finger gives us more concern and uneasiness than the destruction of millions of our fellow-beings.
  • Armstrong Williams
    Armstrong Williams
    American political commentator, entrepreneur and author 1962-
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    The liberation of Iraq was part of a broader effort to seriously confront the greatest threat to world security: rogue states capable of obtaining long range weapons of mass destruction.
  • Mikhail Bakunin
    Mikhail Bakunin
    Russian politicial theorist 1814-1876
    Mikhail Bakunin
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    The passion for destruction is also a creative passion.
  • Brit Hume
    Brit Hume
    American journalist and political commentator 1943-
    Brit Hume
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    The president's poking fun at himself over what goes down. I thought it was a good-natured performance. It made him look good. But he certainly doesn't disguise the record on weapons of mass destruction. And you feel like saying to people, Just get over it.
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
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    The road to tyranny, we must never forget, begins with the destruction of the truth.
    Source: Remarks at the Dedication of the Thomas J. Dodd Archives and Research Center
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
    William Hazlitt
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    The smallest pain in our little finger gives us more concern than the destruction of millions of our fellow beings.
  • Dorothea Brande
    Dorothea Brande
    American writer and editor 1893–1948
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    There are seeds of self-destruction in all of us that will bear only unhappiness if allowed to grow.
  • Jean-Paul Sartre
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    French writer and philosopher 1905-1980
    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    To eat is to appropriate by destruction.
  • Adolf Hitler
    Adolf Hitler
    German politician and Nazi party leader 1889-1945
    Adolf Hitler
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    Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
  • Walter Lippmann
    Walter Lippmann
    American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-1974
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    Unless democracy is to commit suicide by consenting to its own destruction, it will have to find some formidable answer to those who come to it saying: ''I demand from you in the name of your principles the rights which I shall deny to you later in the name of my principles.''
  • John Abbott
    John Abbott
    Canadian lawyer and politician 1821-1893
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    War is the science of destruction.
  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
    James Thurber
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    We all know that the theater and every play that comes to Broadway have within themselves, like the human being, the seed of self-destruction and the certainty of death. The thing is to see how long the theater, the play, and the human being can last in spite of themselves.
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