Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 65
Friendship Enemies

Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?

- Abraham Lincoln

People Planet

The people on this planet that are trying to live their life, that aren't trying to destroy things, are in the 99.9-percent majority.

- Albert Brooks

Learning Mankind

All mankind is now learning that these nuclear weapons can only serve to destroy, never become beneficial.

- Alva Myrdal

Destroys Also

Communism destroys democracy. Democracy can also destroy Communism.

- Andre Malraux

Woman Pleasure

The man of the house can destroy the pleasure of the household, but he cannot make it. That rests with the woman, and it is her greatest privilege.

- Arthur Helps

Worse Damage

Typhoon damage happens when they hit land, and as humans, we've decided to destroy mangroves and hurt coral reefs. If we don't have barriers, the devastation is worse, and that is scary.

- Ashlan Gorse Cousteau

Means Set

As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy.

- Christopher Dawson

Business Anywhere

I'm in no hurry to get anywhere. I don't have any plans. I don't have a map. If you did in this business, you'd destroy yourself.

- Colin Farrell

Human Qualities

There are no greater treasures than the highest human qualities such as compassion, courage and hope. Not even tragic accident or disaster can destroy such treasures of the heart.

- Daisaku Ikeda

Film Facebook

Between Twitter and Facebook, early word of mouth for a film can destroy it immediately or take something you've never heard of and make it a huge hit.

- Dana Brunetti

Unlimited Involves

An unlimited power to tax involves, necessarily, the power to destroy.

- Daniel Webster

Lives Harm

Today, we realize there are those actively seeking to harm us, to destroy our infrastructure and take lives.

- Dave Reichert

Sometimes Abuse

The democratic state can sometimes abuse its power as much as those who seek to destroy it abuse fundamental rights and democratic practices.

- David Blunkett

Past Need

We need not destroy the past. It is gone.

- John Cage

Yourself Desire

Your intelligence doesn't override your desire to destroy yourself.

- John Darnielle

Material Haunt

I usually destroy unreleased material. It has a way of coming back to haunt you.

- John Fogerty

Power Tax

The power to tax is the power to destroy.

- John Marshall

Will Over

The earth will end only when God declares it's time to be over. Man will not destroy this earth. This earth will not be destroyed by a flood.

- John Shimkus

Pattern Patterns

Grief seems at first to destroy not just all patterns, but also to destroy a belief that a pattern exists.

- Julian Barnes

Good Literature

What good is a writer if he can't destroy literature? And us... what good are we if we don't help as much as we can in that destruction?

- Julio Cortazar

Nation Going

We're not planning for the future. If we continue to spend ourselves into oblivion, we are going to destroy this nation.

- Ben Carson

Thought Which

Freedom of speech and thought matters, especially when it is speech and thought with which we disagree. The moment the majority decides to destroy people for engaging in thought it dislikes, thought crime becomes a reality.

- Ben Shapiro

Air Indivisible

Air power is indivisible. If you split it up into compartments, you merely pull it to pieces and destroy its greatest asset, its flexibility.

- Bernard Law Montgomery


Terrorists destroy randomly.

- Bill Ayers

Door Should

If a bullet should enter my brain, let that bullet destroy every closet door.

- Harvey Milk

Create Humans

Humans have both the urge to create and destroy.

- Hayao Miyazaki

Decisive Warsaw

It is decisive to completely destroy Warsaw.

- Heinz Guderian

Government Union

A union of government and religion tends to destroy government and degrade religion.

- Hugo Black

Men Minds

The first people totalitarians destroy or silence are men of ideas and free minds.

- Isaiah Berlin

Most Final

The best reduction, the most final reduction, is to destroy the warheads.

- Jack Reed

Mistakes Feel

The evil influence of Satan would destroy any hope we have in overcoming our mistakes. He would have us feel that we are lost and that there is no hope. In contrast, Jesus reaches down to us to lift us up.

- James E. Faust

Fear Attack

As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.

- Chanakya

Poker Gonna

I'm absolutely gonna win it, because I'm ruthless. I sit at the poker table and my job is to destroy people.

- James Woods

Him Ancient

An ancient dictum says that when Zeus wanted to destroy someone, he would first drive him mad.

- Jean-Marie Le Pen

Want Campaign

You don't want to destroy the energy that comes out of a campaign.

- Donna Shalala

Fantasy Fulfil

To fulfil a fantasy is the quickest way to destroy it.

- Duane Michals

First Step Always

To destroy is always the first step in any creation.

- e. e. cummings

February Why

Why do all our friends and relatives destroy the summer for us? Why can't they get married in February?

- Jerry Della Femina

Like Offices

You can have a revolution wherever you like, except in a government office; even were the world to come to an end, you'd have to destroy the universe first and then government offices.

- Karel Capek

Admire Themselves

I admire people who destroy themselves.

- Karl Lagerfeld

Woman Church

The church's teaching on marriage is unequivocal, it is uniquely, the union of a man and a woman and it is wrong that governments, politicians or parliaments should seek to alter or destroy that reality.

- Keith O'Brien

Ashamed Like

He who is ashamed would like to force the world not to look at him, not to notice his exposure. He would like to destroy the eyes of the world.

- Erik Erikson

Breeds Overlooked

Fear is the most debilitating emotion in the world, and it can keep you from ever truly knowing yourself and others - its adverse effects can no longer be overlooked or underestimated. Fear breeds hatred, and hatred has the power to destroy everything in its path.

- Kevyn Aucoin

Going Without

When you destroy a population, once femicide happens, we're going to see the end of humanity, because I don't know how you sustain a future without vitalised women.

- Eve Ensler

Country Our

Vaca Diez, do not destroy our country!

- Evo Morales

Diversity Going

It's not diversity that is going to destroy us, but fear of diversity.

- Federica Mogherini

Control He

He who can destroy a thing, can control a thing.

- Frank Herbert

Reverence Raised

I guess I was raised in a household with a lot of reverence for the physical sanctity of books. You didn't destroy books.

- Lev Grossman

Reality Dream

Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality?

- George A. Moore

Writer Easily

What one writer can make in the solitude of one room is something no power can easily destroy.

- Salman Rushdie

Start About

The moment you start to talk about playing music, you destroy music. It cannot be talked about. It can only be played, enjoyed and listened to.

- Mahavishnu John McLaughlin

Blind Potency

If the word has the potency to revive and make us free, it has also the power to blind, imprison, and destroy.

- Ralph Ellison

Victim Definitely

You can definitely become a victim and let people completely destroy your life.

- Tina Yothers

Sometimes Too

Sometimes thinking too much can destroy your momentum.

- Tom Watson

Hate Unless

Those who hate you don't win unless you hate them, and then you destroy yourself.

- Richard M. Nixon

Own Author

Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you're a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff's worth, without pity, and destroy most of it.

- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Past Stamp

To be converted you have to destroy your past, destroy your history. You have to stamp on it, you have to say 'my ancestral culture does not exist, it doesn't matter.'

- V. S. Naipaul

Accepted Despised

Pablo wanted to be loved and accepted. He wanted to destroy the elite he despised so much, but he also wanted to be the president of Colombia.

- Wagner Moura

Say Shall

People say I am ruthless. I am not ruthless. And if I find the man who is calling me ruthless, I shall destroy him.

- Robert Kennedy

Marriage Men

We can't destroy the inequities between men and women until we destroy marriage.

- Robin Morgan

Education Russians

Television is something the Russians invented to destroy American education.

- Paul Erdos

Made Cities

Cities are made for enemies to destroy.

- Will Oldham

War American

A war in the Taiwan Strait would destroy China's international relations overnight. It would destroy Chinese - Japanese relations, not to mention Chinese - American relations.

- William Kirby

Level Sell

Since my residence at Tippecanoe, we have endeavored to level all distinctions, to destroy village chiefs, by whom all mischiefs are done. It is they who sell the land to the Americans.

- Tecumseh

Aim Israel

The main aim of the Palestinians is to destroy the state of Israel.

- Yitzhak Shamir