Quotations that match 'destroys'.

The left is back, and it's the only path we have to get out of the spot to which the right has sunken us. Socialism builds and capitalism destroys. Hugo Chavez
[ Back Builds Capitalism Destroys Get Left Only Out Path Right Socialism Spot Sunken Us Which]
The nation that destroys its soil destroys itself. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Destroys Itself Nation Soil]
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself. Stephen Fry
[ Art Destroys Oneself Talking Television Think Watch]
Life does not accommodate you, it shatters you. It is meant to, and it couldn't do it better. Every seed destroys its container or else there would be no fruition. Florida Scott-Maxwell
[ Accommodate Better Container Destroys Does Else Every Fruition Life Meant Seed Would]
Knowing that you are completely forgiven destroys the power of sin in your life. Joseph Prince
[ Completely Destroys Forgiven Knowing Life Power Sin Your]
It destroys the soul to hear that you're all hype, that you have no talent, and that your whole career has been contrived. Freddie Mercury
[ Been Career Contrived Destroys Hear Hype Soul Talent Whole Your]
Most marriages recognize this paradox: Passion destroys passion; we want what puts an end to wanting what we want. John Fowles
[ Destroys End Marriages Most Paradox Passion Puts Recognize Want Wanting]
I think what destroys Hollywood marriages is our work schedule, not so much infidelity. Eva Longoria
[ Destroys Hollywood Infidelity Marriages Much Our Schedule Think Work]
A habitual disuse of physical forces totally destroys the moral; and men lose at once the power of protecting themselves, and of discerning the cause of their oppression. Joel Barlow
[ Cause Destroys Discerning Disuse Forces Habitual Lose Men Moral Once Oppression Physical Power Protecting Their Themselves Totally]
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise. Leo Buscaglia
[ Always Creates Destroys Lie Love Man Never Only Promise]
This nation is like a spring freshet; it overruns its banks and destroys all who are in its path. Sitting Bull
[ Banks Destroys Nation Path Spring]
What nourishes me also destroys me. Angelina Jolie
[ Also Destroys Nourishes]
War is the greatest plague that can afflict humanity, it destroys religion, it destroys states, it destroys families. Any scourge is preferable to it. Martin Luther
[ Afflict Any Destroys Families Greatest Humanity Plague Preferable Religion Scourge States War]
Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world. Orison Swett Marden
[ Alone Ambition Bury Destroys Else Habit Lean Leaning Never Nothing Original Others Power Somebody Stand Strong Upon Will World Your]
The New Right, in many cases, is doing nothing less than placing a heretical claim on Christian faith that distorts, confuses, and destroys the opportunity for a biblical understanding of Jesus Christ and of his gospel for millions of people. Mark Hatfield
[ Biblical Cases Christ Christian Claim Confuses Destroys Distorts Doing Faith Gospel Heretical His Jesus Less Many Millions New Nothing Opportunity Placing Right Than Understanding]
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Confirms Destroys Men Nature Speculation Time]
The witty woman is a tragic figure in American life. Wit destroys eroticism and eroticism destroys wit, so women must choose between taking lovers and taking no prisoners. Florence King
[ American Between Choose Destroys Eroticism Figure Life Lovers Must Prisoners Taking Tragic Wit Witty Woman Women]
A pioneer destroys things and calls it civilization. Charles Marion Russell
[ Calls Civilization Destroys Pioneer Things]
When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal. When he destroys one of the works of god we call him a sportsman. Joseph Wood Krutch Environmental
[ Call Destroys God Him Man Sportsman Works]
Unfortunately, cancer is the number one killer of children in this country today, and it destroys not only these innocent victims, but their families as well. Michael McCaul
[ Cancer Children Country Destroys Families Innocent Killer Number Only Their These Today Unfortunately Victims Well]
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being. Benjamin Disraeli Marriage
[ Amiable Being Day Destroys Every Human Nerves Same]
Most critical writing is drivel and half of it is dishonest. It is a short cut to oblivion, anyway. Thinking in terms of ideas destroys the power to think in terms of emotions and sensations. Raymond Chandler
[ Anyway Critical Cut Destroys Dishonest Emotions Half Ideas Most Oblivion Power Sensations Short Terms Think Thinking Writing]
There is an eternal conflict between the school-room and the bar-room. The school-room makes men, the bar-room destroys them. Thomas Jordan Jarvis
[ Between Conflict Destroys Eternal Makes Men Them]
Habit is a second nature that destroys the first. But what is nature? Why is habit not natural? I am very much afraid that nature itself is only a first habit, just as habit is a second nature. Blaise Pascal
[ Afraid Am Destroys First Habit Itself Just Much Natural Nature Only Second Very Why]
Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim. Jane Austen
[ Aim Destroys Distinction Dress Excessive Frivolous Often Own Times]
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity. Baltasar Gracian
[ Destroys Integrity Lie Reputation Single Whole]
And that's what I liked about it, because they are, in the beginning, your little beautiful stock figures, who then make a decision to preserve their futures, but the decision they make isn't completely right, and it destroys their futures. Kevin Williamson
[ Beautiful Because Beginning Completely Decision Destroys Figures Futures Liked Little Make Preserve Right Stock Their Then Your]
Time destroys everything. Monica Bellucci
[ Destroys Everything Time]
Heathenism is a state of mind. You can take it that I'm referring to one who does not see his world. He has no mental light. He destroys almost unwittingly. He cannot feel any Gods presence in his life. He is the 21st century man. David Bowie
[ Almost Any Cannot Century Destroys Does Feel Gods His Life Light Man Mental Mind Presence Referring See State Take Unwittingly World]
A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Air Destroys Forests Fresh Giving Itself Land Lungs Nation Our Purifying Soils Strength]
Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentiment of its end destroys it at its very peak. August Strindberg
[ Burn Cannot Consumes Destroys End Ever Flame Go Happiness Itself Must Out Peak Very]
The dissolution of the nation destroys the national religion, and dethrones the national deity. William Robertson Smith
[ Deity Destroys Dissolution Nation National Religion]
The death tax destroys family businesses and stifles investment that leads to increases in jobs and personal income. As a result, 70 percent of family-owned businesses are not passed on to the next generation and 87 percent do not make it to the third generation. Jennifer Dunn
[ Businesses Death Destroys Family Generation Income Increases Investment Jobs Leads Make Next Passed Percent Personal Result Stifles Tax Third]
Nature creates while destroying, and doesn't care whether it creates or destroys as long as life isn't extinguished, as long as death doesn't lose its rights. Ivan Turgenev
[ Care Creates Death Destroying Destroys Extinguished Life Long Lose Nature Rights Whether While]
No one ever confides a secret to one person only. No one destroys all copies of a document. Renata Adler
[ Copies Destroys Document Ever Only Person Secret]
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Adversity Appreciation Become Destroys Our Prosperity Right Wiser]
The terrible thing about terrorism is that ultimately it destroys those who practice it. Slowly but surely, as they try to extinguish life in others, the light within them dies. Terry Waite
[ Destroys Dies Extinguish Life Light Others Practice Slowly Surely Terrible Terrorism Them Thing Those Try Ultimately Within]
There's this expression called postmodernism, which is kind of silly, and destroys a perfectly good word called modern, which now no longer means anything. Twyla Tharp
[ Anything Called Destroys Expression Good Kind Longer Means Modern Now Perfectly Postmodernism Silly Which Word]
With the exception of certain rodents, no other vertebrate except Homo sapiens habitually destroys members of his own species. Anthony Storr
[ Certain Destroys Except Exception Habitually His Homo Members Other Own Rodents Sapiens Species]
Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image, but thee who destroys a good book, kills reason its self. John Milton
[ Book Creature Destroys God Good Image Kills Man Reason Reasonable Self Thee]
Solitude cherishes great virtues and destroys little ones. Sydney Smith
[ Cherishes Destroys Great Little Ones Solitude Virtues]
Capitalism attacks and destroys all the finer sentiments of the human heart; it ruthlessly sweeps away old traditions and ideas opposed to its progress, and it exploits and corrupts those things once held sacred. Daniel De Leon
[ Attacks Away Capitalism Corrupts Destroys Exploits Finer Heart Held Human Ideas Old Once Opposed Progress Ruthlessly Sacred Sentiments Sweeps Things Those Traditions]
It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that destroys machinery it's the friction. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Destroys Friction Kills Machinery Revolution Which Work Worry]
The worst evil is - and that's the product of censorship - is the self-censorship, because that twists spines, that destroys my character because I have to think something else and say something else, I have to always control myself. Milos Forman
[ Always Because Censorship Character Control Destroys Else Evil Myself Product Say Something Spines Think Twists Worst]
Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Abolish Accumulation Alive Another City Creation Death Destroys Down Every Existence Goes Horror Ideal Itself Mankind Mere Million Multiply Parasite Rear Rise Save Swollen Throws Tree Until Up Upon Would]
It seems to be the fate of idealists to obtain what they have struggled for in a form which destroys their ideals. Bertrand Russell
[ Destroys Fate Form Idealists Ideals Obtain Seems Struggled Their Which]
Sexuality is a private matter; some believe that broadcasting it destroys the very things that make it sacred. Lance Loud
[ Believe Broadcasting Destroys Make Matter Private Sacred Sexuality Some Things Very]
Communism destroys democracy. Democracy can also destroy Communism. Andre Malraux
[ Also Communism Democracy Destroy Destroys]
This is the reality of nuclear weapons: they may trigger a world war; a war which, unlike previous ones, destroys all of civilization. Joseph Rotblat
[ Civilization Destroys May Nuclear Ones Previous Reality Trigger Unlike War Weapons Which World]
What feeds me destroys me. Christopher Marlowe
[ Destroys Feeds]
I have a skin disorder that destroys the pigmentation of my skin, it's something that I cannot help, OK? Michael Jackson
[ Cannot Destroys Disorder Help Ok Pigmentation Skin Something]
Death destroys a man, but the idea of death saves him. E. M. Forster
[ Death Destroys Him Idea Man Saves]
To write regular verses destroys an infinite number of fine possibilities, but at the same time it suggests a multitude of distant and totally unexpected thoughts. Paul Valery
[ Destroys Distant Fine Infinite Multitude Number Possibilities Regular Same Suggests Thoughts Time Totally Unexpected Verses Write]
The reason given by the President in asking Congress to declare war against Germany is that the German government has declared certain war zones, within which, by the use of submarines, she sinks, without notice, American ships and destroys American lives. George William Norris
[ Against American Asking Certain Congress Declare Declared Destroys German Germany Given Government Lives Notice President Reason She Ships Sinks Submarines Use War Which Within Without Zones]
I believe that time destroys everything. You can take one beautiful apple, red. After a while, it becomes shrivelled and full of worms, just like what happens to us. Monica Bellucci
[ After Apple Beautiful Becomes Believe Destroys Everything Full Happens Just Red Take Time Us While Worms]
No faction is better or worse than any other. All come from the same mould; they are all products of capitalist influence in the working class movement. And they are a poison that destroys our Party and the working class movement in Korea. Kim Jong Il
[ Any Better Capitalist Class Come Destroys Faction Influence Korea Mould Movement Other Our Party Poison Products Same Than Working Worse]
It's another myth that dancing distorts or destroys your feet. If you have the right shaped foot to start and a good, strong technique, your feet should be fine. Deborah Bull
[ Another Dancing Destroys Distorts Feet Fine Foot Good Myth Right Shaped Should Start Strong Technique Your]
What would there be in a story of happiness? Only what prepares it, only what destroys it can be told. Andre Gide
[ Destroys Happiness Only Prepares Story Told Would]
When man meets an obstacle he can't destroy, he destroys himself. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Destroy Destroys Himself Man Meets Obstacle]
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision. Salvador Dali
[ Considers Destroys Destructive Limiting Only Our Shackles Surrealism Vision]