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Argument Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Argument

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Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets the best of the argument.
~By Voltaire ~


Parents should conduct their arguments in quiet, respectful tones, but in a foreign language. You'd be surprised what an inducement that is to the education of children.
~By Judith Martin ~


I do remember the whole thing as being very argumentative, hot blooded... a permanent state of friction between Jon and Chris, Chris and me, me and Jon.
~By Bill Bruford ~


I've had a few arguments with people, but I never carry a grudge. You know why? While you're carrying a grudge, they're out dancing.
~By Buddy Hackett ~


In argument similes are like songs in love; they describe much, but prove nothing.
~By Franz Kafka ~


Curiosity endows the people who have it with a generosity in argument and a serenity in their own mode of life which springs from their cheerful willingness to let life take the form it will.
~By Alistair Cooke ~


Theses officers were good friends, so it must have been a terrible argument, because the one who played chess with my father was so angry that he walked over to the dentist's house and got the dentist out of bed and shot him.
~By Bruno Schulz ~


I love argument, I love debate. I don't expect anyone just to sit there and agree with me, that's not their job.
~By Margaret Thatcher ~


The Industry's at war. I think it's about control. You can make all of the financial arguments that the industry has been shooting itself in the foot, but it is an industry built on a foundation of ownership and exploitation of intellectual property rights.
~By Don Rose ~


There would always be a vote. There were always conflicts and arguments for years and years - that's why we're not together anymore. But there was always a vote. It was always two out of three.
~By David Zucker ~


When a thing is true, there is no need to use any arguments to substantiate it.
~By Vinoba Bhave ~


What convinces is conviction. Believe in the argument you're advancing. If you don't you're as good as dead. The other person will sense that something isn't there, and no chain of reasoning, no matter how logical or elegant or brilliant, will win your case for you.
~By Lyndon B. Johnson ~


The strongest arguments prove nothing so long as the conclusions are not verified by experience. Experimental science is the queen of sciences and the goal of all speculation.
~By Roger Bacon ~


The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.
~By Joseph Joubert ~


Still, the film nearly didn't happen a number of times. There were great arguments with United Artists about how to reduce the cost because they were nothing if not conscious of the price of the film.
~By John Schlesinger ~


A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is talking about.
~By Miguel de Unamuno ~


A strong argument for the religion of Christ is this - that offences against Charity are about the only ones which men on their death-beds can be made - not to understand - but to feel - as crime.
~By Edgar Allan Poe ~


The other night I ate at a real nice family restaurant. Every table had an argument going.
~By George Carlin ~


If you are ignorant, you certainly can get into some interesting arguments.
~By Herbert Prochnow ~


On the other hand, it is not fair to say that changes in federal policy have caused our tuition to rise faster. Every economic argument imaginable would indicate that we should raise tuition at a faster rate than we do.
~By Charles Vest ~


Anger is never without an argument, but seldom with a good one.
~By Indira Gandhi ~


The argument of the broken window pane is the most valuable argument in modern politics.
~By Emmeline Pankhurst ~


Ridicule is the first and last argument of a fool.
~By Charles Simmons ~


It's all very boring to say that we get along great and all that and sometimes we mock up come aggravation to make it interesting but the truth of it is that we get along so well we've never had an argument.
~By Dave Edmunds ~


The common argument that crime is caused by poverty is a kind of slander on the poor.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


Whenever I run into prejudice. I smile and feel sorry for them, and I say to myself, There's one more argument for birth control.
~By Freddy Fender ~


It is more noble by silence to avoid an injury than by argument to overcome it.
~By Francis Beaumont ~


At a time like this, scorching irony, not convincing argument, is needed.
~By Frederick Douglass ~


Various are the pleas and arguments which men of corrupt minds frequently urge against yielding obedience to the just and holy commands of God.
~By George Whitefield ~


Evolution has long been the target of illogical arguments that use presumption.
~By Marilyn vos Savant ~


Truth springs from argument amongst friends.
~By David Hume ~


I'd like to do policy and I'd like to do philosophy, I'd like to be able to get into the depth, into the meat of the argument - that's the kind of stuff I want to do.
~By Jonathan Krohn ~


I say, If everybody in this house lives where it's God first, friends and family second and you third, we won't ever have an argument.
~By Jeff Foxworthy ~


I do notice that when I've been away and I come back to London. People look at you. People are ready to pick arguments.
~By Colin Firth ~


Arguments about Scripture achieve nothing but a stomachache and a headache.
~By Tertullian ~


Man is most happy, when his own actions are arguments and examples of his virtue.
~By John Webster ~


It is an excellent rule to be observed in all disputes, that men should give soft words and hard arguments; that they should not so much strive to vex as to convince each other.
~By John Wilkins ~


I'd be perfectly happy never to have to answer anything again about how I work with Ethan, or whether we have arguments, or... you know what I mean? I've been answering those questions for 20 years. I suppose it's interesting to people.
~By Joel Coen ~


Any fact is better established by two or three good testimonies than by a thousand arguments.
~By Marie Dressler ~


History is full of really good stories. That's the main reason I got into this racket: I want to make the argument that history is interesting.
~By Sarah Vowell ~


There are clear cases in which "understanding" literally applies and clear cases in which it does not apply; and these two sorts of cases are all I need for this argument.
~By John Searle ~


We are not won by arguments that we can analyze, but by tone and temper; by the manner, which is the man himself.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


Of course poets have morals and manners of their own, and custom is no argument with them.
~By Thomas Hardy ~


To make the argument that the media has a left- or right-wing, or a liberal or a conservative bias, is like asking if the problem with Al-Qaeda is do they use too much oil in their hummus.
~By Al Franken ~


I used to think that my mother got into arguments with people because they didn't understand her English, because she was Chinese.
~By Amy Tan ~


Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
~By Baltasar Gracian ~


Arguments of convenience lack integrity and inevitably trip you up.
~By Donald Rumsfeld ~


We must reinforce argument with results.
~By Booker T. Washington ~


John Foster Dulles had called on me in his capacity as Secretary of State, and he had exhausted every argument to persuade me to place Cambodia under the protection of the South East Asia Treaty Organization.
~By Norodom Sihanouk ~


Neither irony or sarcasm is argument.
~By Samuel Butler ~


My argument would be that I don't think there is much that's genuinely political art that is good art.
~By Thom Yorke ~


He who establishes his argument by noise and command shows that his reason is weak.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


I don't write about certain arguments I have with my wife. I'd get my head torn off if wrote about certain things.
~By Harvey Pekar ~


No matter what side of the argument you are on, you always find people on your side that you wish were on the other.
~By Thomas Berger ~


The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


The best way I know of to win an argument is to start by being in the right.
~By Lord Hailsham ~


Shrines! Shrines! Surely you don't believe in the gods. What's your argument? Where's your proof?
~By Aristophanes ~


Be able to defend your arguments in a rational way. Otherwise, all you have is an opinion.
~By Marilyn vos Savant ~


A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
~By Georg C. Lichtenberg ~


Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
~By Milton Friedman ~


AIDS is an absolutely tragic disease. The argument about AIDS' being some kind of divine retribution is crap.
~By Calvin Klein ~


Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.
~By Colin Powell ~


The more a race is governed by its passions, the less it has acquired the habit of cautious and reasoned argument, the more intense will be its love of music.
~By Stendhal ~


The counter-argument would be, so what if my sexual relationships are superficial, one can still have satisfying and rewarding relationships with friends, or parents, or siblings, or whatever.
~By Chester Brown ~


Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Argumentative exhibitions bring issues to life in a way that very much irritates traditional curators who want to see their pictures valued for themselves.
~By Jonathan Miller ~


Convincing yourself doesn't win an argument.
~By Robert Half ~


A novel should be an experience and convey an emotional truth rather than arguments.
~By Joyce Cary ~


Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.
~By Robert Quillen ~


Any political agenda and organization which doesn't begin with personal responsibility is just half the argument. It's just not going to succeed.
~By Peter Coyote ~


Behind every argument is someone's ignorance.
~By Robert Benchley ~


I don't accept at all the quite popular argument that the press is responsible for the monarchy's recent troubles. The monarchy's responsible for the monarchy's recent troubles. To blame the press is the old thing of blaming the messenger for the message.
~By Anthony Holden ~


Most of our so-called reasoning consists in finding arguments for going on believing as we already do.
~By James Robinson ~


A flourishing, morally credible media is a vital component in the maintenance of genuinely public talk, argument about common good.
~By Rowan D. Williams ~


There have been no sects in the Christian world, however absurd, which have not endeavoured to support their opinions by arguments drawn from Scripture.
~By Laurence Sterne ~


Let us face it: in the world today, money and economic strength remain more powerful arguments than the number of people you represent.
~By Guy Verhofstadt ~


My wife Mary and I have been married for forty-seven years and not once have we had an argument serious enough to consider divorce; murder, yes, but divorce, never.
~By Jack Benny ~


I now add, farther, that the apostle's argument is so far from proving it to be the duty of people to obey, and submit to, such rulers as act in contradiction to the public good, and so to the design of their office, that it proves the direct contrary.
~By Jonathan Mayhew ~


Unhappy, let alone angry, religious people provide more persuasive arguments for atheism and secularism than do all the arguments of atheists.
~By Dennis Prager ~


Before impugning an opponent's motives, even when they legitimately may be impugned, answer his arguments.
~By Sidney Hook ~


You never need an argument against the use of violence, you need an argument for it.
~By Noam Chomsky ~


The best argument I know for an immortal life is the existence of a man who deserves one.
~By William James ~


Never preach a sermon without a text from the Bible, a text containing the theme which you can elaborate. The text is the best proof in support of your argument. A sermon without a text is an argument without a proof.
~By Isaac Mayer Wise ~


He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but in the right word. The power of sound has always been greater than the power of sense.
~By Joseph Conrad ~


Nothing requires a greater effort of thought than arguments to justify the rule of non-thought.
~By Milan Kundera ~


And I used to assemble the family to hear because I thought that they were so good that even from the point of view of enjoyment people shouldn't miss them, and I got every word of his that I could, and I could see by hard argument there was only the one way for it.
~By Ruth Pitter ~


Sometimes we deny being worthy of praise, hoping to generate an argument we would be pleased to lose.
~By Cullen Hightower ~


Arguments are healthy. They clear the air.
~By John Deacon ~


The most powerful argument of all for saving open space is economics; in most states, tourism is the number two industry.
~By Jim Fowler ~


Given the difficulty of resisting such temptations over the longer run, a proper concern for the welfare of congressional souls may well be the ultimate argument in favor of term limitations.
~By James L. Buckley ~


Argument is conclusive, but it does not remove doubt, so that the mind may rest in the sure knowledge of the truth, unless it finds it by the method of experiment.
~By Roger Bacon ~


Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing.
~By John Locke ~


But black people fall for that same argument, and they go around talking about law breakers. We did not make the laws in this country. We are neither morally nor legally confined to those laws. Those laws that keep them up, keep us down.
~By H. Rap Brown ~


You can make an argument that Bill O'Reilly is a conservative or a Republican. Bill's kind of unpredictable. Somebody might say that he would have been comfortable in the Democratic Party of Scoop Jackson.
~By Brit Hume ~


When you let someone else win an argument, often you both end up winners.
~By Richard Carlson ~


I became the stage for the great argument between Nietzsche and Rousseau. I was the extra ready to take on all the roles.
~By Jacques Derrida ~


The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
~By Winston Churchill ~


So if you're on tour for eight months, a year... or whatever it is you definitely don't want arguments and I'm happy to say that I've always had a really nice bunch of people around me all the time.
~By Joan Armatrading ~


People's minds are changed through observation and not through argument.
~By Will Rogers ~


Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them.
~By Tryon Edwards ~

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