Self Destructiveness Quotes

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We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
Self-destructive patterns cause as much suffering as outer catastrophes.
Yet is every man his own greatest enemy, and as if were his own executioner.
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.
When the beginnings of self-destruction enter the heart it seems no bigger than a grain of sand.
Misfortunes one can endure—they come from outside, they are accidents.  But to suffer for one's own faults—ah! There is the sting of life.

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