Destroyers Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 57 Quotes About Destroyers

#1. I have come to understand, like Darwin had, that earthworms are not destroyers, but redeemers. They move through waste and decay in their contemplative way, sifting, turning it into something else, something that is better. - Author: Amy Stewart
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#2. I have named the destroyers of nations: comfort, plenty, and security - out of which grow a bored and slothful cynicism, in which rebellion against the world as it is, and myself as I am, are submerged in listless self-satisfaction. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#3. President Johnson put destroyers in harm's way in the Tonkin Gulf not only once, but several times, with the, with a lot of his people hoping that it would lead to a confrontation and claiming that it had. And could have resulted in the lost of many lives in the course of it. - Author: Daniel Ellsberg
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#4. One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it's very complex, it's very profound. - Author: Dennis Prager
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#5. So long as mankind shall continue to lavish more praise upon its destroyers than upon its benefactors war shall remain the chief pursuit of ambitious minds. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#6. Destroyers were the first to herald our entrance into the war. - Author: Josephus Daniels
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#7. War drags human beings from their tasks of building and improving, and pushes them en masse into the category of destroyers and killers. - Author: Scott Nearing
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#8. In all ages the people have honored those who dishonored them. They have worshiped their destroyers; they have canonized the most gigantic liars, and buried the great thieves in marble and gold. Under the loftiest monuments sleeps the dust of murder. - Author: Robert G. Ingersoll
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#9. The old law of an eye for an eye leaves everyone blind. It destroys communities and makes humanity impossible. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers ... In winning our freedom, we will so appeal to you heart and conscience that we will win you in the process. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#10. The way of acquiescence leads to moral and spiritual suicide. The way of violence leads to bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers. But, the way of nonviolence leads to redemption and the creation of the beloved community. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#11. Our whole evolution up to this point shows that human groups spontaneously evolve patterns of behavior, as well as patterns of training people for that behavior, which tend on balance to lead people to create rather than destroy. Humans are, on net balance, builders rather than destroyers. - Author: Julian Simon
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#12. There are too many Destroyer records to just start rattling them left them off, but they're there. - Author: Dan Bejar
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#13. We Jews, we are the destroyers and will remain the destroyers. Nothing you can do will meet our demands and needs. We will forever destroy because we want a world of our own. - Author: Maurice Samuel
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#14. I don't understand why, in my work, writing is always so dangerous. It's very destructive. People who write books are destroyers. - Author: A.S. Byatt
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#15. Builders build.
Destroyers come behind builders to destroy their works.
They cannot.
The legacy is already planted. - Author: Myrtle Brooks
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#16. Paranoia, the destroyer. - Author: Ray Davies
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#17. Americans have been the greatest destroyers of land of any race or people, barbaric or civilized - Author: Hugh Hammond Bennett
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#18. I'm not so fond of people myself, Evvy, but I took my vows for a reason. There are two classes of people in the world, the destroyers and the builders. I want to build, not destroy. You need to ask yourself who you're going to be. - Author: Tamora Pierce
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#19. Of all the countries in the world, we Americans have been the greatest destroyers of land of any race of people barbaric or civilized," Bennett said in a speech at the start of the dust storms. What was happening, he said, was "sinister", a symptom of "our stupendous ignorance. - Author: Timothy Egan
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#20. Building slow destroyers ! One might as well breed slow race horses. - Author: Winston Churchill
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#21. Destroyers did not have chaplains because they were too small. - Author: Barney Ross
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#22. The wealth creators of neoliberal mythology are some of the most effective wealth destroyers the world has ever seen. - Author: George Monbiot
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#23. These temple destroyers, devotees of ravaging commercialism, seem to have a perfect contempt for Nature, and, instead of lifting their eyes to the God of the mountains, lift them to the Almighty Dollar. - Author: John Muir
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#24. U-boats in fact traveled underwater as little as possible, typically only in extreme weather or when attacking ships or dodging destroyers. - Author: Erik Larson
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#25. Technology breeds anarchy. It distributes these tools at random. And with them goes the provocation for violence. The ability to make and use savage destroyers falls inevitably into the hands of smaller and smaller groups until at last the group is a single individual. Moneo - Author: Frank Herbert
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#26. Our duty was to try and find the Japanese fleet. We never did find the Japanese fleet and I am awfully glad, because they had attacked us there with six carriers, three battleships, 10 or 15 cruisers, and about 20 destroyers. - Author: Barney Ross
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#27. Live loath'd and long,
Most smiling, smooth, detested parasites,
Courteous destroyers, affable wolves, meek bears,
You fools of fortune, trencher friends, time flies
Cap and knee slaves, vapors, and minute jacks. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#28. Those who love their dream of a Christian community more than the Christian community itself become destroyers of that Christian community even though their personal intentions may be ever so honest, earnest, and sacrificial. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#29. Blessed are the destroyers of false hope, for they are the true Messiahs - Cursed are the god-adorers, for they shall be shorn sheep! - Author: Anton Szandor LaVey
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#30. We got orders to strike the Marshall and Gilbert Islands. We had a task force with the Enterprise. We had two or three cruisers and probably eight or 10 destroyers. - Author: Barney Ross
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#31. Those who murder fame
Kill more than life destroyers. - Author: Richard Savage
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#32. I am literally become death, destroyer of actual worlds. - Author: J. Robert Oppenheimer
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#33. 2. Overcommitment and time pressure are the greatest destroyers of marriages. It takes time to develop any friendship...whether with a loved one or with God Himself. - Author: James C. Dobson
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#34. Why are they doing this, Pa?" Kim asks. "Because they are destroyers of things. - Author: Loung Ung
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#35. If you're a woman doing classic theater, the big roles are often destroyers. I've played Hedda Gabler, Lady Macbeth, some of the Chekhovian heroines, Electra, Phaedra - they're all powerful women, but they're forces of negativity. - Author: Eve Best
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#36. I am Shiva, Destroyer of Worlds. - Author: Tucker Max
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#37. The crossing of space ... may do much to turn men's minds outwards and away from their present tribal squabbles. In this sense, the rocket, far from being one of the destroyers of civilisation, may provide the safety-value that is needed to preserve it. - Author: Arthur C. Clarke
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#38. They were heading out to the middle of the bay - the Gulf - that's another thing that became kind of standard practice, we didn't hurry the destroyers around the beach any more, when it got dark, we'd take 'em out thirty or forty miles out in the middle of the Tonkin Gulf. - Author: James Stockdale
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#39. Others devoted to life will surely find that between the creation of life and the destruction of the destroyers there is no difference but a necessary, indispensable connection; that nothing good can be created that does not of its very nature push forward the destruction of the destroyers. - Author: Ayi Kwei Armah
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#40. The greatest of mythologies divided its gods into creators, preservers and destroyers. Tidiness obviously belongs to the second category, which mitigates the terrific impact of the other two. - Author: Freya Stark
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#41. I have always been allergic to telephones. As far as I am concerned, they are very seldom time-savers and very often the destroyers of schedules. - Author: Frances Parkinson Keyes
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#42. Prejudices of any kind are the destroyers of human happiness & welfare. - Author: Abdu'l- Baha
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#43. There is nothing uniquely evil in these destroyers or even in this moment. The destroyers are merely men enforcing the whims of our country, correctly interpreting its heritage and legacy. - Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
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#44. As long as mankind shall continue to bestow more liberal applause on their destroyers than their benefactors, the thirst of military glory will ever be the vice of the most exalted characters. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#45. Starships were settlements in the sky. Some were villages; Ultimatum was a great metropolis. And yet even Star Destroyers functioned like small towns. A big sink full of gossip - and as with small towns, the contents all tended to flow toward one person, like water to a drain. - Author: John Jackson Miller
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#46. The telephone and visitors are the work destroyers. - Author: Ernest Hemingway,
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#47. Prudence does not save us, but shows us pictures of our destroyers. - Author: Mason Cooley
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#48. The destroyers will rarely be held accountable. Mostly they will receive pensions. - Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
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#49. Armies, though always the supporters and tools of absolute power for the time being, are always the destroyers of it too; by frequently changing the hands in which they think proper to lodge it. - Author: Lord Chesterfield
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#50. Marx and Freud are the two great destroyers of Christian civilization, the first replacing the gospel of love by the gospel of hate, the other undermining the essential concept of human responsibility. - Author: Malcolm Muggeridge
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#51. 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. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#52. You're naive. We're destroyers, not saviors.
-Kanda Yuu - Author: Katsura Hoshino
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#53. From this observed behavior a major psychological truth about this race of forked destroyers may be deduced: that, just as nature abhors a vacuum, "mankind abhors equality." - Author: Soseki Natsume
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#54. Destroy or be destroyed-there is no middle way! Let us then be the destroyers! - Author: Mikhail Bakunin
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#55. Desire is the creator; desire is the destroyer. - Author: Baba Hari Dass
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#56. Avoid negative people at all costs. They are the greatest destroyers of self-confidence and self-esteem. - Author: Brian Tracy
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#57. There are two kinds of people left in the world, consumers and destroyers. We used to have creators, but they all ran away. - Author: Brian K. Vaughan
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