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    10% of conflict is due to difference in opinion and 90% is due to delivery and tone of voice. ⏤ Sayings

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    Conflict cannot survive without your participation. ⏤ Sayings

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    Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional. ⏤ Max Lucado

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    Don't raise your voice, improve your argument. ⏤ Desmond Tutu

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An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.

Mahatma Gandhi

Peace is not the absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.

Ronald Reagan

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.

Benjamin Franklin

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.

Thomas Paine

Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue.

Sir Philip Sidney

The people to fear are not those who disagree with you, but those who disagree with you and are too cowardly to let you know.

Napoleon Bonaparte

To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.

Mahatma Gandhi

A man's own self is his friend. A man's own self is his foe.

Bhagavad Gita

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. Mckay

The greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.

Miguel de Cervantes

We have met the enemy and it is us.

Walt Kelly

I believe in getting into hot water. I think it keeps you clean.

G. K. Chesterton

We are the prisoners of ideas.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What people need and what they want may be very different.

Elbert Hubbard

What a man knows is everywhere at war with what he wants.

Joseph Wood Krutch

A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder

No man is hurt but by himself


You cannot perform in a manner inconsistent with the way you see yourself.

Zig Ziglar

For the good that I would I do not: but the evil which I would not, that I do. (Romans 7:19


A good swordsman is not given to quarrel.


You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.

Albert Einstein

There are always two forces warring against each other within us.

Paramahansa Yogananda

Well, if I called the wrong number, why did you answer the phone?

James Thurber

The war existing between the senses and reason.

Blaise Pascal

We have war when at least one of the parties to a conflict wants something more than it wants peace.

Jeane Kirkpatrick

Those that are the loudest in their threats are the weakest in their actions.

Charles Caleb Colton

Who digs a pit for others will fall in themselves.


I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7


A battle won is a battle which we will not acknowledge to be lost.

Marshal Ferdinand Foch

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

You can't comfort the afflicted with afflicting the comfortable,

Princess of Wales Diana

Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.

Winston Churchill

We gain our ends only with the laws of nature; we control her only by understanding her laws.

Jacob Bronowski

We are enslaved by anything we do not consciously see. We are freed by conscious perception.

Vernon Howard

Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or false, and passion, good or bad.

Joseph Roux

A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.

Arthur Schopenhauer

Conflict cannot survive without your participation.

Wayne Dyer

What rights are those that dare not resist for them?

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas.

Donatella Versace

The trouble with self-made men is that they tend to worship their creator.


I am a woman in process. I'm just trying like everybody else. I try to take every conflict, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull.

Oprah Winfrey

We are only falsehood, duplicity, contradiction; we both conceal and disguise ourselves from ourselves.

Blaise Pascal

We know better than we do. We do not yet possess ourselves...

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one rank in my eyes.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly conflict.


You are at enmity with yourself.

Jacob Boehme

We cannot really think in one way and act in another...

Thomas Troward

The easiest thing to find on God's green earth is someone to tell you all the things you cannot do.

Richard M. DeVos

Only by pride comes contention; but, with the well-advised is wisdom. Proverbs 13:10


All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men.

Hilaire Belloc

That's what protagonists do. They work hard, they have a conflict, they overcome the obstacles.

Jon Heder

I reject any religious doctrine that does not appeal to reason and is in conflict with morality.

Mahatma Gandhi

There is only one conflict in Ukraine today and it is between the regime and the people.

Viktor Yushchenko

I think I'm drawn to characters with complexity or who are under duress in some way and have some conflict going on.

Emily Blunt

In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars.

Richard M. Nixon

Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.

Paulo Freire

Right now, politics follows the rules of talk radio - using conflict, tension, fear, and resentment to find new recruits.

John Avlon

As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you otherwise might.

Marian Anderson

For sin is just this, what man cannot by its very nature do with his whole being; it is possible to silence the conflict in the soul, but it is not possible to uproot it.

Martin Buber

If I, taking care of everyone's interests, also take care of my own, you can't talk about a conflict of interest.

Silvio Berlusconi

Those who wish to cause religious conflict are small in number but often manage to dominate the headline.

Tony Blair

The split in you is clear. There is a part of you that knows what it should do, and a part that does what it feels like doing.

John Cantwell Kiley

France has lost a battle. But France has not lost the war.

Charles De Gaulle

No battle is worth fighting except the last one.

John Enoch Powell

Why don't you want to do what you know you should do? The reason you don't is that you're in conflict with yourself.

Tom Hopkins

War consisteth not in battle only, or the act of fighting; but in a tract of time, wherein the will to contend by battle is sufficiently known.

Thomas Hobbes

The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is week. Matthew 26:41


Jewish intellectuals contributed a great deal to insure that Europe became a continent of humanism, and it is with these humanist ideals that Europe must now intervene in the Middle East conflict.

Daniel Barenboim

And in this respect, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been a tragedy, a clash between one very powerful, very convincing, very painful claim over this land and another no less powerful, no less convincing claim.

Amos Oz

Big cities are chaotic. And chaos for humans - who have experience from their ancestors - is the last step before conflict. So, in the park, every kind of visual contradiction has been eliminated.

John Hench

But the threat posed by the radical Islamists represents an unusual conflict, unlike any experienced by our nation before: we face an enemy that is not a state.

Paul Weyrich

A permanent division of labor inevitably creates occupational and class inequality and conflict.

Robert Shea

As such people achieve influence within the organization, whenever there is a conflict between their own interest and the interest of the organization, their interests will win out.

Robert Shea

We've made some mistakes in this country in times past - the Korean conflict proceeding that, some say proceeding the Persian Gulf War, where we were ambiguous as to what we would do.

Fred Thompson

The eternal conflict of good and the best with bad and the worst is on.

Melvil Dewey

I have not really experienced any significant conflict with anyone in regard to my choice to be vegan, although going out to eat is hard sometimes.

Daniel Johns

I know that military alliances and armament have been the reliance for peace for centuries, but they do not produce peace; and when war comes, as it inevitably does under such conditions, these armaments and alliances but intensify and broaden the conflict.

Frank B. Kellogg

Civilisation has ever accompanied emigration and conquest - the conflict of opinion, of religion, or of race.

Alfred Russel Wallace

But the need for conflict to expose prejudice and unclear reasoning, which is deeply embedded in my philosophy of science, has its origin in these debates.

Robert B. Laughlin

Over the course of time this gave us a deep respect for ideas, both our own and those of others, and an understanding that conflict through debate is a powerful means of revealing truth.

Robert B. Laughlin

That is because the conflict with al Qaeda is not governed by the Geneva Conventions, which applies only to international conflicts between states that have signed them.

John Yoo

Dead battles, like dead generals, hold the military mind in their dead grip.

Barbara Tuchman

I will not nullify, I will not secede, but I will under sovereign State authority fight in the Union another revolutionary conflict for civil liberty, and a Union which will defend it.

Henry A. Wise

We entered the 20th century trying to deal with three ideas purporting to define or describe or explain three spheres of action, development and conflict: Darwin on the natural world, Freud on the internal world, Marx on the economic world.

Bruce Jackson

Two children of same cruel parent look at one another and see in each other the image of the cruel parent or the image of their past oppressor. This is very much the case between Jew and Arab: It's a conflict between two victims.

Amos Oz

President Bush and his commanders announced early in the conflict that the Conventions applied.

John Yoo

One of the things I wanted to introduce in The Same Sea beyond transcending the conflict, is the fact that deep down below all our secrets are the same.

Amos Oz

I have seen for the first time in 100 years of conflict, the two peoples - the Israeli people and the Palestinian people - are ahead of their leaderships.

Amos Oz

It's much easier to make jokes about sensitive issues if there is some dissent, some conflict.

Mo Rocca

Remember that when you meet your antagonist, to do everything in a mild agreeable manner. Let your courage be keen, but, at the same time, as polished as your sword.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

A conflict begins and ends in the hearts and minds of people, not in the hilltops.

Amos Oz

I have lived in countries that were coming out of conflict: Ireland, South Africa, the Czech republic. People there are overflowing with energy.

Brian Eno

This inevitability of conflict motivates us today and echoes the reminder that freedom is not given away and our national security is not achieved without sacrifice.

Jim Walsh

I believe without exception that theory follows practice. Whenever there is a conflict between theory and practice, theory is wrong. As far as I'm concerned, we make theories for what people have done.

David Baker

Truths begin by a conflict with the police - and end by calling them in.

Emile M. Cioran

The irrepressible conflict propounded by abolitionism has produced now its legitimate fruits - disunion.

John H. Reagan

The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain. Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been at war, and we know that God is not neutral between them.

George W. Bush

An artist's early work is inevitably made up of a mixture of tendencies and interests, some of which are compatible and some of which are in conflict.

Bridget Riley

So, anything that avoids a conflict that could draw in, unhappily again, outside powers such as the United States or revisit, for example, Japan's interests in the Taiwan area would be the last thing that anyone would want.

William Kirby

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