America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.— Abraham Lincoln
Profound Destroyer quotations
Sometimes people don't want to hear the truth because they don't want their illusions destroyed.
It is so easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
If you strike at, imprison, or kill us, out of our prisons or graves we will still evoke a spirit that will thwart you, and perhaps, raise a force that will destroy you! We defy you! Do your worst!
None can destroy iron, but its own rust can! Likewise none can destroy a person, but its own mindset can!
Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
I hated the brutality, the sadism, and the insanity of Nazism.
I just couldn't stand by and see people destroyed. I did what I could, what I had to do, what my conscience told me I must do. That's all there is to it. Really, nothing more.
Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater.
As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other.
A Mother's love is something that no one can explain, It is made of deep devotion and of sacrifice and pain, It is endless and unselfish and enduring come what may For nothing can destroy it or take that love away
To destroy the fetus 'is something worse than murder.
' The one who does this 'does not take away life that has already been born, but prevents it from being born.'
In a theatre it happened that a fire started off stage.
The clown came out to tell the audience. They thought it was a joke and applauded. He told them again, and they became still more hilarious. This is the way, I suppose, that the world will be destroyed-amid the universal hilarity of wits and wags who think it is all a joke.
Knowledge is power. If it is not applied properly to create, let there be no doubts, it will destroy.
Too often character assassination has replaced debate in principle here in Washington. Destroy someone's reputation, and you don't have to talk about what he stands for.
If you talk to the animals they will talk with you and you will know each other.
If you do not talk to them you will not know them and what you do not know, you will fear. What one fears, one destroys.
The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
If only it were all so simple! If only there were evil people somewhere insidiously committing evil deeds, and it were necessary only to separate them from the rest of us and destroy them. But the line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of every human being. And who is willing to destroy a piece of his own heart?
If you want to destroy any nation without war, make adultery or nudity common in the young generation
We have two evils to fight, capitalism and racism. We must destroy both racism and capitalism.
For this purpose was I born, let all virtuous people understand.
I was born to advance righteousness, to emancipate the good, and to destroy all evil-doers root and branch.
When I orbited the Earth in a spaceship, I saw for the first time how beautiful our planet is. Mankind, let us preserve and increase this beauty, and not destroy it!
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.
Every time you suppress some part of yourself or allow others to play you small, you are in essence ignoring the owner's manual your creator gave you and destroying your design.
The purpose of my work was never to destroy but always to create, to construct bridges, because we must live in the hope that humankind will draw together and that the better we understand each other the easier this will become.
The individual comes face-to-face with a conspiracy so monstrous he cannot believe it exists. The American mind has not come to a realisation of the evil which has been introduced into our midst. It rejects even the assumption that human creatures could espouse a philosophy which must ultimately destroy all that is good and decent.
Let us be enraged about injustice, but let us not be destroyed by it.
The first step in liquidating a people is to erase its memory.
Destroy its books, its culture, its history. Then have somebody write new books, manufacture a new culture, invent a new history. Before long that nation will begin to forget what it is and what it was... The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
It is not the trials in your life that develop or destroy you, but rather your response to those hardships.
When something bad happens you have three choices.
You can either let it define you, let it destroy you, or you can let it strengthen you.
Whenever legislators endeavor to take away and destroy the property of the people, or to reduce them to slavery under arbitrary power, they put themselves into a state of war with the people, who are thereupon absolved from any further obedience.
Fear is the greatest obstacle to learning.
But fear is your best friend. Fear is like fire. If you learn to control it, you let it work for you. If you don’t learn to control it, it’ll destroy you and everything around you.