Destrution is a act of destroying. Destrution is the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists. For example Rome when the great fire struck it. The fire complete destroy Rome because nothing in Rome couldn't get repair and thats what destroying is not able to repair.
"Who are we? We are Puerto Ricans. In order to resolve Puerto Rico's political status, we must first understand who we are and our island's history. In order to destroy our nation, they will have to take our lives."
- Don Pedro Albizu Campos, after the Ponce Massacre, 1937
“We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction”
Aesop quotes (Ancient Greek Fabulist and Author of a collection of Greek fables. 620 BC-560 BC)
it is not contrary to reason to prefer the destruction of the whole world to the scratching of my finger. A Treatise Upon Human Nature. By Dvaid Hume