Arguments Quotes

The sounder your argument, the more satisfaction you get out of it.

Edgar Watson Howe

Make sure you never, never argue at night. You just lose a good night's sleep, and you can't settle anything until morning anyway.

Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy

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

Abraham Lincoln

Arguments over grammar and style are often as fierce as those over IBM versus Mac, and as fruitless as Coke versus Pepsi and boxers versus briefs.

Jack Lynch

It is more noble by silence to avoid an injury than by argument to overcome it.

Francis Beaumont

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

George Herbert

I have found you an argument; but I am not obliged to find you an understanding.

Samuel Johnson

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

Nathaniel Emmons

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

Lord Quintin Hogg Hailsham

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

Baltasar Gracian

"For your own good" is a persuasive argument that will eventually make a man agree to his own destruction.

Janet Frame

Many argue; not many converse.

Alcott, Louisa May

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough, they\'re yours.

Richard Bach

Expediency may tip the scales when arguments are nicely balanced.

Benjamin Nathan Cardozo

You cannot reason people out of a position that they did not reason themselves into.

Ben Goldacre

Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.

Robert Quillen

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

It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in an argument.

William Gibbs McAdoo

The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.

William Shakespeare

The best argument is that which seems merely an explanation.

Dale Carnegie

The important thing isn't the soundness or otherwise of the argument, but for it to make you think.

Albert Camus

For your own good is a persuasive argument that will eventually make a man agree to his own destruction.

Janet Frame

Argument is generally waste of time and trouble. It is better to present ones opinion and leave it to stick or no as it may happen. If sound, it will probably in the end stick, and the sticking is the main thing.

Samuel Butler

You know, you really don't need a forensics team to get to the bottom of this. If you guys were the inventors of Facebook, you'd have invented Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

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Updated On : October 15, 2013
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