Arguing with a fool Quotes

A man lives by believing something; not by debating and arguing about many things.

Thomas Carlyle

Avarice is disgrace; cowardice is a defect; poverty often disables an intelligent man from arguing his case; a poor man is a stranger in his own town; misfortune and helplessness are calamities; patience is a kind of bravery; to sever attachments with the wicked world is the greatest wealth; piety is the best weapon of defence.

Ali bin Abu-Talib

By the very act of arguing, you awake the patient's reason; and once it is awake, who can foresee the result

C.S. Lewis

Every remedy is a desperate remedy. Every cure is a miraculous cure. Curing a madman is not arguing with a philosopher; it is casting out a devil.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Arguing is really saying, "If you were really more like me, then I could like you better.

Wayne Dyer

Arguing with a teenager is like wrestling in the mud with a pig. Sooner or later you figure out that he/she is enjoying it.

Unknown

We're in a giant car heading toward a brick wall and everyone's arguing over where they're going to sit.

David Suzuki

Two strongly influential movements--naturalism and absurdism--have polarized western theatre, arguing respectively for a tidy global perspective of human behavior or for an idiosyncratic local vision, in which ultimately no human behavioral patterns can be abstracted. One is left to choose between existence represented as strict linear determinism or as utter randomness.

WILLIAM DEMASTES

"By the very act of arguing, you awake the patient's reason; and once it is awake, who can foresee the result?"

C.S. Lewis

Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes Error a fault, and truth discourtesy.

George Herbert

Arguing about religion is much easier than practicing it.

Unknown

One of the first things a relationship therapist learns is that couples argue to burn up energy that could be used for something else. In fact, arguments often serve the purpose of using up energy, so that the couple do not have to take the courageous, creative leap into an unknown they fear. Arguing serves the function of being a zone of familiarity into which you can retreat when you are afraid of making a creative breakthrough.

Gay Hendricks

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tired on him personally.

Abraham Lincoln

Nothing is as frustrating as arguing with someone who knows what he's talking about

Sam Ewing

The job of arguing with the umpire belongs to the manager, because it won't hurt the team if he gets thrown out of the game

Earl Weaver

Philosophy consists very largely of one philosopher arguing that all others are jackasses. He usually proves it, and I should add that he also usually proves that he is one himself.

H. L. Mencken

Philosophy consists very largely of one philosopher arguing that all others are jackasses. He usually proves it, and I should add that he also usually proves that he is one himself

H. L. Mencken

In arguing one should meet serious pleading with humor, and humor with serious pleading.

Oliver Goldsmith

In arguing, too, the parson own'd his skill, For even though vanquished he could argue still.

Oliver Goldsmith

There is no good in arguing with the inevitable. The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat.

James Russel Lowell

There's no point in arguing with partisan supporters. Their views are their identity. Nothing you can tell the most phlegmatic follower

Michael Lews

I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.

Edward Gibbon

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one

Marcus Aelius Aurelius

There is no good in arguing with the inevitable The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat

James Russell Lowell

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