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People who know the least always argue the most.

Author: Source Unknown

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A long dispute means that both parties are wrong

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

Men argue, nature acts.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

Weakness on both sides is, the motto of all quarrels.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

Weak arguments are often thrust before my path; but although they are most insubstantial, it is not easy to destroy them. There is not a more difficult feat known than to cut through a cushion with a sword.

Author: Richard Whately (1787-1863)

Profession: British Prelate, Writer

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

Author: Richard Whately (1787-1863)

Profession: British Prelate, Writer

How beggarly appear arguments before a defiant deed!

Author: Walt Whitman (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

I dislike arguments of any kind. They are always vulgar, and often convincing.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit

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

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit