Arguments Quotes

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 nothing I like less than bad arguments for a view that I hold dear.

Daniel Dennett

Argument is the worst sort of conversation.

Jonathan Swift

Whenever two good people argue over principles, they are both right.

Marie Ebner von Eschenbach

Nor knowest thou what argument Thy life to thy neighbor's creed has lent. All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When an arguer argues dispassionately he thinks only of the argument.

Virginia Woolf

It will do no good to argue if you're in the wrong, & if you're right--you don't need to.

Unknown

Before you have an argument with your boss, you'd better take a good look at both sides--his side & the outside.

Unknown

In an argument the best weapon to hold is your tongue.

Unknown

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

Unknown

It is a rare thing to win an argument & the other fellow's respect at the same time.

Unknown

The Argument from Intimidation is a confession of intellectual impotence.

Ayn Rand

My parents only had one argument in forty-five years. It lasted forty-three years.

Cathy Ladman

I can win an argument on any topic, against any opponent. People know this, and steer clear of me at parties. Often, as a sign of their great respect, they don't even invite me.

Dave Barry

Use soft words and hard arguments.

Unknown

The most perfidious way of harming a cause consists of defending it deliberately with faulty arguments.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The thing I hate about an argument is that it always interrupts a discussion.

G. K. Chesterton

If you go in for argument, take care of your temper. Your logic, if you have any, will take care of itself.

Joseph Farrell

Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.

Josh Billings

Behind every argument is someone's ignorance.

Louis D. Brandeis

Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.

Oscar Wilde

It is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them.

Pierre Beaumarchais

It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in argument.

William G. McAdoo

For they are yet ear-kissing arguments.

William Shakespeare

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Updated On : October 15, 2013
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