Quotes by self-destruction
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Art is an absolute mistress; she will not be coquetted with or slighted; she requires the most entire self-devotion, and she repays with grand triumphs.
French philosopher 1909-1943
Art is the symbol of the two noblest human efforts: to construct and to refrain from destruction.
English writer 1959-
Art saved me; it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place of innocence.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
As a thinker and planner the ant is the equal of any savage race of men; as a self-educated specialist in several arts she is the superior of any savage race of men; and in one or two high mental qualities she is above the reach of any man, savage or civilized!
As an eagle, weary after soaring in the sky, folds its wings and flies down to rest in its nest, so does the shining Self enter the state of dreamless sleep, where one is freed from all desires.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
As person abandons worn-out clothes and acquires new ones, so when the body is worn out a new one is acquired by the Self, who lives within.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
As the blazing fire reduces wood to ashes, similarly, the fire of Self-knowledge reduces all Karma to ashes.
American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
As you grow up, you become more comfortable with your own peccadilloes, and I'm bad with people who aren't self-motivated. And now, when I see them coming, I run the other way.
Irish poet and writer 1923-1964
At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self.
Indian saint, philosopher, philanthropist and pilgrim 1884-1963
Be patient. The path of self-discipline that leads to God-realization is not an easy path: obstacles and sufferings are on the path; the latter you must bear, and the former overcome - all by His help. His help comes only through concentration. Repetition of God's name helps concentration.
Danish philosopher 1813-1855
Be that self which one truly is.
American actress, comedian, director and producer 1961-
Because I've been so blessed with a background in nursing and spent so much time with patients at a really intimate, vulnerable time in their lives, the one lesson I've learned is that you never turn down a challenge where you can keep your creative integrity and your heart and soul and your sense of self.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Become addicted to constant and never-ending self-improvement.
Bernard M. Baruch
American investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant 1870-1965
Behind the black portent of the new atomic age lies a hope which, seized upon with faith, can work out salvation... Let us not deceive ourselves: we must elect world peace or world destruction.Source: Address to the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission (14 June 1946)
American model and actress 1974-
Being in the world of fashion you have to be very self-absorbed, and you are surrounded by people who are very self-absorbed.
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