The man who questions opinion is wise; the man who quarrels with fact is a fool.
Four characteristics constitute anyone who possesses them a sheer hypocrite, and anyone who possesses one of them possesses a characteristic of hypocrisy till he abandons it: when he is trusted he betrays his trust, when he talks he lies, when he makes a covenant he acts treacherously and when he quarrels he abuses.
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons.
If there are quarrels between the parents or if their marriage is unhappy, the ground will be prepared in their children for the severest predisposition to a disturbance of sexual development or to neurotic illness
Great affection is often the cause of violent animosity. The quarrels of men often arise from too great a familiarity.
Quarrels would not last long if the fault were only on one side.
The quarrels of lovers are the renewal of love.
The longer a man lives in this world the more he must be convinced that all domestic quarrels had better never be obtruded on the public; for, let the husband be right, or let him be wrong, there is always a sympathy existing for women which is certain to give the man the worst of it.
Coarse kindness is at least better than coarse anger; and in all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of its dullness.
Two things, well considered, would prevent many quarrels: first, to have it well ascertained whether we are not disputing about terms, rather than things; and, secondly, to examine whether that on which we differ is worth contending about.
He that blows the coals in quarrels he has nothing to do with has no right to complain if the sparks fly in his face.
The quarrels of lovers are like summer storms; everything is more beautiful when they have passed.
In love quarrels the party that loves the most is always most willing to acknowledge the greater fault.
The dove loves when it quarrels; the wolf hates when it flatters.
Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go by any rules. They're not like aches or wounds; they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material.
One of the many burdens of the person professing Christianity has always been the odium likely to be heaped upon him by fellow Christians quick to smell out, denounce and punish fraud, hypocrisy and general un-worthiness among those who assert the faith. In ruder days, disputes about what constituted a fully qualified Christian often led to sordid quarrels in which the disputants tortured, burned and hanged each other in the conviction that torture, burning and hanging were Christian things to do.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Quarrels are the dowry which married folk bring one another.
Family quarrels have a total bitterness unmatched by others. Yet it sometimes happens that they also have a kind of tang, a pleasantness beneath the unpleasantness, based on the tacit understanding that this is not for keeps; that any limb you climb out on will still be there later for you to climb back.
Some of the most dreadful mischief that afflict mankind proceed from wine; it is the cause of disease, quarrels, sedition, idleness, aversion to labor, and every species of domestic disorder.
Quarrels are the dowry which married folk bring one another
Quarrels would not last long if the fault was only on one side.
Cut quarrels out of literature, and you will have very little history or drama or fiction or epic poetry left.
What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me; and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of anger and quarrels.