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"Lovers' quarrels are not generally about money. Divorce cases generally are." - Mason Cooley

"A man first quarrels with his father about three-quarters of a year before he is born." - Samuel Butler (novelist)

"Then there is the usual scene when lovers are excited with each other, quarrels, entreaties, reproaches, and then fondling reconcilement." - Tacitus

"Unfounded hate only multiplies quarrels." - Nachman of Breslov

"Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding." - Andre Gide

"A bad workman quarrels with his tools." - George Herbert

"Be ready for reconciliation after quarrels." - Cleobulus

"Lovers' quarrels are the renewal of love." - Terence

"Lovers quarrels are the renewal of love." - Terence

"Love-quarrels oft in pleasing concord end." - John Milton

"Never fear quarrels, but seek hazardous adventures." - Alexandre Dumas

"The quarrels of theologians and philosophers have not been about religion, but about philosophy; and philosophers not unfrequently seem to entertain the same feeling toward theologians that sportsmen cherish toward poachers." - Thomas Huxley

"Two things, well considered, would prevent many quarrels: first, to have it well ascertained whether we are not disputing about terms, rather than things; and, secondly, to examine whether that on which we differ is worth contending about." - Charles Caleb Colton

"Bad quarrels come when two people are wrong. Worse quarrels come when two people are right." - Betty Smith

"Can you support the expense of a husband, hussy, in gaming, drinking and whoring? Have you money enough to carry on the daily quarrels of man and wife about who shall squander most?" - John Gay

"The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual human beings, and that these individual beings are condemned by the monstrous conventions of politics to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own." - Aldous Huxley

"For souls in growth, great quarrels are great emancipations." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"The quarrels of friends are the opportunities of foes." - Aesop

"Quarrels are the dowry which married folk bring one another." - Ovid

"History writes the word 'Reconciliation' over all her quarrels." - Jan Smuts

"In quarrels such as these not ours to intervene." - Virgil

"For souls in growth, great quarrels are great emancipators." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"A happy love is full of quarrels, you know." - Jean Anouilh

"The Middle Eastern states aren't nations; they're quarrels with borders." - P. J. O'Rourke

"The quarrels of lovers are the renewal of love." - Jean Racine

"Books and harlots have their quarrels in public." - Walter Benjamin

"Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics." - Wendell Phillips

"Most quarrels are inevitable at the time; incredible afterwards." - E M Forster

"...our quarrels with the world are like our quarrels with God: no matter how right we are, we are wrong." - Randall Jarrell

"Out of our quarrels with others we make rhetoric. Out of our quarrels with ourselves we make poetry." - William Butler Yeats

"our quarrels with the world are like our quarrels with God: no matter how right we are, we are wrong." - Randall Jarrell

"There are always some of us, not a few, in every generation, who go over wholly to the green flag. It is such a passionless fealty, so reticent a love, that neither do trumpets sound for it nor quarrels arise from it. Only, you will find that those who have pledged allegiance are happy about it in quiet." - Donald C. Peattie

"People don't put as much of an emphasis in expanding their choices, so that, you know, one of the things that I learned when I was in Japan way back in the 1990's and there were all these quarrels happening between the U.S. and Japan about allowing more American products into the Japanese market." - Sheena Iyengar

"Can you support the expense of a husband, hussy, in gaming, drinking and whoring? Have you money enough to carry on the daily quarrels of man and wife about who shall squander most? There are not many husbands and wives, who can bear the charges of plaguing one another in a handsome way." - John Gay

"Beginning writers are often advised to 'write what you know,' and since I knew about quilters - their quirks, their inside jokes, their disputes and their generosity, their quarrels and their kindnesses - the lives of quilters became a natural subject for me. Quilting wove together my two themes as completely and effortlessly as I could have hoped." - Jennifer Chiaverini

"ONCE remove the old arena of theological quarrels, and you will throw open the whole world to the most horrible, the most hopeless, the most endless, the most truly interminable quarrels; the untheological quarrels." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"When all the arguments have been forgotten, this central fact will remain. The two nations fought a single war, and their quarrels were the quarrels of brothers." - Henry L Stimson

"Sacredness of human life! The world has never believed it! It has been with life that we settled our quarrels, won wives, gold and land, defended ideas, imposed religions. We have held that a death toll was a necessary part of every human achievement, whether sport, war or industry. A moment's rage over the horror of it, and we have sunk into indifference." - Ida Tarbell

"Those who in quarrels interpose, must often wipe a bloody nose." - Benjamin Franklin

"The quarrels of lovers are like summer storms. Everything is more beautiful when they have passed." - Suzanne Curchod

"Quarrels are a natural part of relationships. Making up is always the best part." - Maureen Johnson

"He who quarrels with a drunken man injures one who is absent." - Publilius Syrus

"Quarrels never could last long, if on one side only lay the wrong." - Benjamin Franklin

"The man who questions opinions is wise. The man who quarrels with facts is a fool." - Frank Garbutt

"Quarrels would not last so long if the fault lay only on one side." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"All these inconveniences are incidents to love: reproaches, jealousies, quarrels, reconcilements, war, and then peace." - Terence

"The quarrels of lovers are like summer storms; everything is more beautiful when they have passed." - Suzanne Curchod

"The quarrels of lovers lead but to the renewal of love." - Terence

"The reformation of our travelled gallants That fill the court with quarrels, talk and tailors." - William Shakespeare

"The secret of getting along with people is that of postponing quarrels." - Murray Leinster

"A bad workman quarrels with the man who calls him that." - Ambrose Bierce

"Quarrels in France strengthen a love affair, in America they end it." - Ned Rorem

"Neurotic quarrels always have the same theme-song: Hate me and get it over with." - Mignon Mclaughlin

"Many do not realize that we here must die. For those who realize this, quarrels end." - Gautama Buddha

"Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons." - Blaise Pascal

"Little quarrels often prove To be but new recruits of love." - Samuel Butler

"Those who in quarrels intepose Must often wipe a bloody nose." - John Gay

"Thy head is as full of quarrels as an egg is full of meat." - William Shakespeare

"The dove loves when it quarrels; the wolf hates when it flatters." - Saint Augustine

"Quarrels often arise in marriages when the bridal gifts are excessive." - Antisthenes

"Those who in quarrels interpose, must often wipe a bloody nose." - John Gay

"Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels." - Voltaire

"Sport begets tumultuous strife and wrath, and wrath begets fierce quarrels and war to the death." - Horace

"The best quarrels, in the heat, are cursed by those that feel their sharpness." - William Shakespeare

"Quarrels would not last long if the fault was only on one side." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Quarrels would not last long if the fault was only on one side." - Francois De La Rochefouca

"In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness." - George Eliot

"A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit." - Thomas Jefferson

"About the greatest virtue a friend can have, is to be able to hold her tongue; and through this, like all virtues carried to extremity, may grow into a fault, and do great harm, still, it never can do so much harm as that horrible laxity and profligacy of speech which is a the root of half the quarrels, cruelties, and injustices of the world." - Dinah Maria Murlock Craik

"One of the many burdens of the person professing Christianity has always been the odium likely to be heaped upon him by fellow Christians quick to smell out, denounce and punish fraud, hypocrisy and general unworthiness among those who assert the faith. In ruder days, disputes about what constituted a fully qualified Christian often led to sordid quarrels in which the disputants tortured, burned and hanged each other in the conviction that torture, burning and hanging were Christian things to do..." - Russell Baker

"So long as the bee is outside the petals of the lily, and has not tasted the sweetness of its honey, it hovers around the flower emitting the buzzing sound; but when it is inside the flower, it noiselessly drinks the nectar. So long as a man quarrels and disputes about doctrines and dogmas, he has not tasted the nectar of true faith; when he has tasted it, he becomes quiet and full of peace." - Ramakrishna

"Planning a wedding is hell. Things are said. Doors are slammed. Quarrels about the most inconsequential things-yellow tablecloths or white? hors d'oeuvres set out on tables or passed around on trays?-are often pitched at such a level that it seems the combatants may never recover from them. Much of the anxiety, of course, is tribal. It is wrenching to have to open the sacred circle to admit an outsider." - Caitlin Flanagan

"The great writers to whom the world owes what religious liberty it possesses, have mostly asserted freedom of conscience as an indefeasible right, and denied absolutely that a human being is accountable to others for his religious belief. Yet so natural to mankind is intolerance in whatever they really care about, that religious freedom has hardly anywhere been practically realised, except where religious indifference, which dislikes to have its peace disturbed by theological quarrels, has added its weight to the scale." - John Stuart Mill

"The battle over the validity of evolution has been publicly posed as a scientific one. However, you will find little sign of it in scientific journals, where such quarrels as exist are over details, not the basic concept... Evolution has proved so useful as a paradigm for the origin and structure of life that it constitutes the foundation of the sciences of biology and medicine." - Victor J. Stenger

"I thought we'd die there, quarrels in our backs, you for what you did and me for bearing witness." - Janet Morris

"When quarrels and complaints arise, it is when people who are equal have not got equal shares, or vice-versa." - Aristotle

"I have heard of some kind of men that put quarrels purposely on others, to taste their valor." - William Shakespeare

"Great affection is often the cause of violent animosity. The quarrels of men often arise from too great a familiarity." - Sakya Pandita

"In lover's quarrels, the party that loves most is always most willing to acknowledge the greater fault." - Walter Scott

"With an artist no sane man quarrels, any more than with the colour of a child's eyes." - George Santayana

"Two-thirds of all the strifes, quarrels, and lawsuits in the world arise from one simple cause-money." - J C Ryle

"Some do not understand that we must die, But those who do realize this settle their quarrels." - Gautama Buddha

"Do the rhetorical quarrels of bourgeois political parties have anything to do with the interests of the humble and downtrodden?" - Mario Vargas Llosa

"Great affection is often the cause of violent animosity. The quarrels of men often arise from too great a familiarity." - Saskya Pandita

"There are three things against which the wise man guards: lust when young, quarrels when strong, and covetousness when old." - Confucius

"Cut quarrels out of literature, and you will have very little history or drama or fiction or epic poetry left." - Robert Staughton Lynd

"In love quarrels the party that loves the most is always most willing to acknowledge the greater fault." - Walter Scott

"For my part I love sleepy fellows, and the more ignorant the better. Damn your wide-awake and knowing chaps. As for sleepiness, itis one of the noblest qualities of humanity. There is something sociable about it, too. Think of those sensible & sociable millions of good fellows all taking a good long friendly snooze together, under the sod-no quarrels, no imaginary grievances, no envies, heart-burnings, & thinking how much better that other chap is off-none of this: but all equally free-&-easy, they sleep away & reel off their nine knots an hour, in perfect amity." - Herman Melville

"But if you are a poor creature-poisoned by a wretched up-bringing in some house full of vulgar jealousies and senseless quarrels-saddled, by no choice of your own, with some loathsome sexual perversion-nagged day in and day out by an inferiority complex that makes you snap at your best friends-do not despair. He knows all about it. You are one of the poor whom He blessed. He knows what a wretched machine you are trying to drive. Keep on. Do what you can. One day He will fling it on the scrap-heap and give you a new one. And then you may astonish us all - not least yourself." - C S Lewis

"Would a CONSCIOUS human being destroy himself through war, and crime, and quarrels? No, a man simply knows not what he does to himself." - G. I. Gurdjieff

"To me, teamwork is a lot like being part of a family. It comes with obligations, entanglements, headaches, and quarrels. But the rewards are worth the cost." - Pat Summitt

"The time has come to educate people, to cease all quarrels in the name of religion, culture, countries, different political or economic systems. Fighting is useless. Suicide." - Dalai Lama

"There are some places that have had real quarrels with the United States' policies, but I think the country is very well-respected worldwide." - Condoleezza Rice

"I am weary of your quarrels, Weary of your wars and bloodshed, Weary of your prayers for vengeance, Of your wranglings and dissensions" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Whosoever quarrels with his fate, does not understated it, says Bettine; and among all her inspired sayings, she spoke none wiser." - Lydia Maria Child

"How many quarrels, and how important, has the doubt as to the meaning of this syllable Hoc produced for the world!" - Michel De Montaigne

"And when life's sweet fable ends, soul and body part like friends; no quarrels, murmurs, no delay; a kiss, a sigh, and so away." - Richard Crashaw

"He that blows the coals in quarrels that he has nothing to do with, has no right to complain if the sparks fly in his face. - Ben Franklin" - Benjamin Franklin

"I have ever deemed it fundamental for the United States never to take active part in the quarrels of Europe.... They are nations of eternal war." - Thomas Jefferson

"A man has not the time to spend half his life in quarrels. If any man ceases to attack me, I never remember the past against him." - Abraham Lincoln

"He that blows the coals in quarrels that he has nothing to do with, has no right to complain if the sparks fly in his face." - Benjamin Franklin

"Thy head is as full of quarrels as an egg is full of meat, and yet thy head hath been beaten as addle as an egg for quarrelling." - William Shakespeare

"How many quarrels, and how important, has the doubt as to the meaning of this syllable "Hoc" produced for the world!" - Michel De Montaigne

"That there are men in all countries who get their living by war, and by keeping up the quarrels of Nations is as shocking as it is true..." - Thomas Paine

"there were crimes and quarrels, alongside kindness and cooperation; there were people who loved each other and people who did not; it was a human world." - Orson Scott Card

"Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons. Neither the offender nor the offended are any more themselves." - Blaise Pascal

"What is public history but a register of the successes and disappointments, the vices, the follies and the quarrels of those who engage in contention for power." - William S Paley

"There are more quarrels smothered by just shutting your mouth, and holding it shut, than by all the wisdom in the world." - Henry Ward Beecher

"All the gang of those who rule us Hope our quarrels never stop Helping them to split and fool us So they can remain on top." - Bertolt Brecht

"Without the principle of private property there would be no reason for government, which is necessary solely for the purpose of keeping the disinherited within bounds in their quarrels or in their rebellions against those who hold the social wealth" - Ricardo Flores Magon

"I am slow to listen to criminations among friends, and never espouse their quarrels on either side. My sincere wish is that both sides will allow bygones to be bygones, and look to the present & future only." - Abraham Lincoln

"What occasions the greater part of the world's quarrels? Simply this: Two minds meet and do not understand each other in time enough to prevent any shock of surprise at the conduct of either party." - John Keats

"Keep carefully not of all scrapes and quarrels. They lower a character extremely; and are particularly dangerous in France, wherea man is dishonoured by not resenting an affront, and utterly ruined by resenting it." - Lord Chesterfield

"if it has to be that wars and battles are begun for many reasons and quarrels, then they should also be avoided and shunned by better and more valid reasons ..." - Christine de Pizan

"People in Parliament occupy themselves with private animosities and petty quarrels, and think little of the national interest. It is impossible to credit the serene indifference with which they consider events outside their own country." - William III of England

"Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They are not like aches or wounds; they are more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there is not enough material." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds; they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material." - Anonymous

"The familiarities of the gaming-table contribute very much to the decay of politeness ... The pouts and quarrels that naturally arise from disputes must put an end to all complaisance, or even good will towards one another." - Mary Wortley Montagu

"So all I'm saying is, everything that seems important-our quarrels, or philosophical differences-in the end, it doesn't matter much. You know? In the end, what matters is what remains." - Thrity Umrigar

"Thus, anybody who follows this nature and gives way its states will be led into quarrels and conflicts, and go against the conventions and rules of society, and will end up a criminal." - Xunzi

"One of the dangers of the American artist is that he finds himself almost exclusively thrown in with persons more or less in the arts. He lives among them, eats among them, quarrels with them, marries them." - Thornton Wilder

"If there are quarrels between the parents or if their marriage is unhappy, the ground will be prepared in their children for the severest predisposition to a disturbance of sexual development or to neurotic illness." - Sigmund Freud

"I want a trouble-maker for a lover, Blood spiller, blood drinker, a heart of flame, Who quarrels with the sky and fights with fate, Who burns like fire on the rushing sea." - Rumi

"The States separately have very inadequate ideas of the present danger. Party disputes and personal quarrels are the great business of the day, whilst the concerns of the nation are secondary." - George Washington

"Sibling relationships - and 80 percent of Americans have at least one - outlast marriages, survive the death of parents, resurface after quarrels that would sink any friendship. They flourish in a thousand incarnations of closeness and distance, warmth, loyalty and distrust." - Erica E. Goode

"The censor believes that he can hold back the mighty traffic of life with a tin whistle and a raised right hand. For, after all, it is life with which he quarrels." - Heywood Broun

"Real solemn history, I cannot be interested in... The quarrels of popes and kings, with wars or pestilences in every page; the men all so good for nothing, and hardly any women at all." - Jane Austen

"A reader who quarrels with postulates, who dislikes Hamlet because he does not believe that there are ghosts or that people speak in pentameters, clearly has no business in literature." - Northrop Frye

"I come from a very religious background.And actually I remained in it. All my anger I describe in my quarrels with God in Auschwitz, but you know I used to pray every day." - Elie Wiesel

"Real solemn history, I cannot be interested in.... The quarrels of popes and kings, with wars and pestilences in every page; the men all so good for nothing, and hardly any women at all." - Jane Austen

"The English mind is always in a rage. The intellect of the race is wasted in the sordid and stupid quarrels of second-rate politicians or third-rate theologians." - Oscar Wilde

"Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds, they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"The concept of God in Jewish orthodoxy is one where you're having constant quarrels with God. Where I come from, in Islam, the only concept of God is you submit to Him and you obey His commands; no quarreling allowed." - Ayaan Hirsi Ali

"Thus, anybody who follows this nature and gives way its states will be led into quarrels and conflicts, and go against the conventions and rules of society, and will end up a criminal." - Xun Zi

"So long as the majority of Canadians have two countries, one here and one in Europe, national unity will remain a myth and a constant source of internecine quarrels." - Henri Bourassa

"Now the thing is not to get into unnecessary quarrels by talking too much and not to indicate any weakness by talking too much; let our actions speak for themselves." - Henry L Stimson

"The reality is that we are hated not because of our democracy, freedoms, and generous social security system; rather, we are hated because of our involvement in foreign conflicts and quarrels that were never our concern." - Amir Butler

"Disputes among natural philosophers are of use to science, as the quarrels of the great, and the clamors of the little, are necessary to freedom of thought and the advancement of learning." - Hal Hellman

"The life and liberty and property and happiness of the common man throughout the world are at the absolute mercy of a few persons whom he has never seen, involved in complicated quarrels that he has never heard of." - Gilbert Murray

"Whatever we think about and thank about we bring about" - John Frederick Demartini

"Don't worry about losing. Think about winning." - Mike Krzyzewski

"It's about us. It's about trust." - Nora Roberts

"It's not about you. It's about them." - Clint Eastwood

"It's not about 'if,' it's about 'when." - Ato Boldon

"Everything about me remembers everything about you" - Kami Garcia

"Enough about you let's hear about me." - Cynthia Heimel

"Think about laughing and laugh about thinking." - Steve Higgins

"Marriage isn't about winning. It's about lasting." - Mark Gorman

"Make it about them, not about you." - Simon Sinek

"It's not about 'if,' it's about 'when.'" - Ato Boldon



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