Arguments Quotes

The moment we want to believe something, we suddenly see all the arguments for it, and become blind to the arguments against it

George Bernard Shaw

Arguments, like men are often pretenders

Plato

Arguments derived from probabilities are idle

Plato

That God cannot lie, is no advantage to your argument, because it is no proof that priests can not, or that the Bible does not

Thomas Paine

Use soft words and hard arguments

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I got in an argument with a girlfriend inside of a tent. That's a bad place for an argument, because I tried to walk out, and had to slam the flap

Mitch Hedberg

There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments and which cannot fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance - that principle is contempt prior to investigation

Herbert Spencer

The most important thing in an argument, next to being right, is to leave an escape hatch for your opponent, so that he can gracefully swing over to your side without too much apparent loss of face

Sydney J. Harris

The more arguments you win, the less friends you will have

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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

Joseph Conrad

Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, knowing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about

Rodney Dangerfield

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

Baltasar Gracian

Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing

John Locke

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

Richard Whately

Fallacious and misleading arguments are most easily detected if set out in correct syllogistic form

Immanuel Kant

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Updated On : October 15, 2013
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