Quotes of Demolition

“ Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction. ”

- Aesop

“ I shall be the cause of confusion and destruction of all these people. ”

- Bhagavad Gita

“ Destruction was effected after visitation, for visitation always precedes. ”

- Emanuel Swedenborg

“ Today this is a site of devastation,... but we will come together once again as Californians and as neighbors. ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ It is not contrary to reason to prefer the destruction of the whole world to the scratching of my finger. ”

- David Hume

“ Your levellers wish to level down as far as themselves, but they cannot bear levelling up to themselves. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ This is one of those views which are so absolutely absurd that only very learned men could possibly adopt them. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ This is one of those stories that came out of the devastation of New Orleans that has not been widely told by the media. ”

- Bill Cosby

“ Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall. ”

- Joseph Addison

“ Pride goes before destruction. ”

- Aesop

“ I wonder why progress looks so much like destruction. ”

- John Steinbeck

“ Only one thing can conquer war - that attitude of mind which can see nothing in war but destruction and annihilation. ”

- Ludwig Mises

“ For not only every democracy, but certainly every republic, bears within itself the seeds of its own destruction. ”

- Robert Welch

“ I can't believe the scale of it, the devastation. And I only saw a small part. ”

- Paul Wolfowitz

“ Ecological devastation is the excrement, so to speak, of man's power worship. ”

- Ernest Becker

“ Away with you, water, destruction of wine. ”

- Catullus

“ The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes. ”

- Simone Weil

“ They have computers, and they may have other weapons of mass destruction. ”

- Janet Reno

“ To eat is to appropriate by destruction. ”

- Jean Paul Sartre

“ Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt. ”

- Thomas Moore

“ An architect's most useful tools are an eraser at the drafting board, and a wrecking bar at the site. ”

- Frank Lloyd Wright

“ The passion for destruction is also a creative passion. ”

- Mikhail Bakunin

“ The destruction of the poor is their poverty. ”

- Bible

“ The destruction of the poor is their poverty. ”

- The Holy Bible

“ Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction. ”

- Aesop

“ I shall be the cause of confusion and destruction of all these people. ”

- Bhagavad Gita

“ Destruction was effected after visitation, for visitation always precedes. ”

- Emanuel Swedenborg

“ Today this is a site of devastation,... but we will come together once again as Californians and as neighbors. ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction. ”

- Pablo Picasso
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