Quotation Explorer - 'Destroys'

Whoever destroys a single life is as guilty as though he had destroyed the entire world; and whoever rescues a single life earns as much merit as though he had rescued the entire world. - The Talmud
Insanity destroys reason, but not wit. - Nathaniel Emmons
Conformity is often more dangerous than war. War destroys the body but confomity destoys the imaginative mind. - Debasish Mridha
Perhaps grief, which destroys all patterns, destroys even more: the belief that any patterns exist. But we cannot, I think, survive without such belief. So each of us must pretend to find, or re-erect, a pattern. - Julian Barnes
Good preparation destroys all obstacles - Sunday Adelaja
Beaurocracy destroys initiative. - Frank Herbert
What would be the description of happines? Nothing, except what prepares and then what destroys it, can be told. - André Gide
Hate destroys a bridge but forgiveness rebuilds it. - Debasish Mridha
Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity. Hate destroys a man's sense of values and his objectivity. It causes him to describe the beautiful as ugly and the ugly as beautiful, and to confuse the true with the false and the false with the true. - Martin Luther King Jr.
When man turns tyrant it is his own freedom he destroys. - George Orwell
Go for the love that sets you free, not the love that destroys you from inside. - Pradeepa Pandiyan
A year of life spent with someone you love feels like a lifetime. Someone destroys that love it feels like a lifetime is gone. Why do people want to take lifetimes away? - Kensley Hagan
It is not the lack of commitment that destroys marriages, it is the lack of purpose. - Debasish Mridha
True beauty is something that attacks, overpowers, robs, and finally destroys. - Yukio Mishima
Man lives in the house of nature. If he destroys the house, he shall be destroyed as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
That's the nature of any kind of rot. If you don't stop it, it keeps going. It will keep going until it destroys the very organism that feeds it. - F. H. Batacan
The power to tax, once conceded, has no limits; it contains until it destroys.
Society destroys your individuality, your soul. - Swami Dhyan Giten
Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking. Peace and not war is the father of all things. Only economic action has created the wealth around us; labor, not the profession of arms, brings happiness. Peace builds, war destroys. - Ludwig von Mises
Love makes you stronger ... Love gives you courage ... Love destroys youPain destroys you ... Pain gives you courage ... Pain makes you stronger - George Bîrzu
It is easy to tell confidence from pride. Confidence lifts, encourages, helps, and is full of gratitude. Pride demeans, mocks, destroys, and is bitter and resentful. - Damon Throop
Blunt belief destroys life. - Vivek Thangaswamy
Divided attention destroys best intentions. Singular focus is the friend to success. - Benjamin Lotter
Never give in to the Darkness. The Light will shower you with gifts, until you let down your guard. The Darkness will only Overbear. Darkness overcomes, Darkness conquers. But Light Destroys. - Zoey-Rose Hawthorne
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. - Samuel Johnson
Love gives with its eyes closed; hate destroys with its eyes open. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Storm destroys, man also destroys, so man is a storm too! But contrary to storm, man can learn no to destroy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The power of weapons is transient and destroys everything. The power of love is everlasting and creates all things. - Debasish Mridha
Sunflowers hellos from gate to gate. The hour at the square. Candy, art, books, look. A warmth given. Beauties with rain forest hair Walk by the clock tower. Sunlight of neon, the keys inside their eyes. No storms. Traffic sounds, salt air. Salt that moves the thirst and destroys all the fears. - Gwen Calvo
Man is the most insane species. He worships an invisible God and destroys a visible Nature. Unaware that this Nature he’s destroying is this God he’s worshiping. - Hubert Reeves
Ego destroys everything that love has built. - Pradeepa Pandiyan
Appreciation always enhances performance. Criticism destroys the enthusiasm. - Debasish Mridha
He who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, but he who destroys a good book kills reason itself. - John Milton
Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused. - Paulo Coelho
Religion is like drugs, it destroys the thinking mind. - George Carlin
A frivolous society can acquire dramatic significance only through what its frivolity destroys. - Edith Wharton
Love always flows. When we hinder it's path, it gets flooded, destroys everything around it. - Saga Valsalan
No kid in the world, no woman in the world should ever raise a hand against a no-good daddy. That's already been taken care of: A Man Who Destroys His Own Home Shall Inherit the Wind. - Dick Gregory
Nihilism is…not only the belief that everything deserves to perish; but one actually puts one shoulder to the plough; one destroys. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Use harms and even destroys beauty. The noblest function of an object is to be contemplated. - Miguel de Unamuno
Violence is immoral because it thrives on hatred rather than love. It destroys community and makes brotherhood impossible. It leaves society in monologue rather than dialogue. Violence ends up defeating itself. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Action cannot destroy ignorance, for it is not in conflict with ignorance. Knowledge alone destroys ignorance, as light destroys dense darkness. - Shankara
Indifference destroys vocation unlike any other intangible force, for the reason that it shakes the very core of our motivation for doing what we do. - Joyce Rachelle
Sometimes, an apology sets free a part of you that you didn't even realize was caged...and forgiveness destroys the cage. - Sanjo Jendayi
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