I argue very well. Ask any of my remaining friends. 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.
Arguing - Arguments Quotes
“You are old,” said the youth, “as I mentioned before, And make errors few people could bear; You complain about everyone’s English but yours – Do you really think this is quite fair?” – “I make lots of mistakes,” Father William declared, “But my stature these days is so great That no critic can hurt […]
It is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them.
He thought he saw an argument That proved he was the Pope. He looked again and found it was A bar of mottled soap. “A fact so dread,” he faintly said, “Extinguishes all hope.”
It is more noble by silence to avoid an injury than by argument to overcome it.
I hate a quarrel because it interrupts an argument.
All you get from a circular argument is dizzy.
People generally quarrel because they cannot argue.
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
If you attempt an actual argument with a modern paper of opposite politics – you will have no answer except slanging or silence.