Civilized society is perpetually menaced with disintegration through this primary hostility of men towards one another. - Sigmund Freud
Strength we think to be a virtue in government, but we do not find our defense against disintegration either in arbitrary or in very great power. Indeed, we are inclined to see in both these the symptoms of an already advanced decay - Michael Oakeshott
A society that chooses between capitalism and socialism does not choose between two social systems; it chooses between social cooperation and the disintegration of society. - Ludwig von Mises
In spite of illness, in spite even of the archenemy sorrow, one can remain alive long past the usual date of disintegration if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity, interested in big things, and happy in small ways. - Edith Wharton
Perhaps a human simply falls back into himself upon the disintegration of his physical body, and continues to take form within the self of himself, simply returning from whence he came. - C. JoyBell C.
Definitions are the guardians of rationality, the first line of defense against the chaos of mental disintegration. - Ayn Rand
Positive disintegration is the sublimation of suffering - Martijn Budel
I would like to explode, flow, crumble into dust, and my disintegration would be my masterpiece. - Emil Cioran