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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, activist

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

Ronald Reagan, president

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.

Benjamin Franklin, president

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

Sir Philip Sidney,

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.

Thomas Paine, writer

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, emperor

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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

Bhagavad Gita, scripture

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

David O. Mckay, clergyman

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

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

We have met the enemy and it is us.

Walt Kelly, cartoonist

We are the prisoners of ideas.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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

G. K. Chesterton, writer

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

Joseph Wood Krutch, environmentalist

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

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

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

Elbert Hubbard, writer

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

Zig Ziglar, author

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.


The war existing between the senses and reason.

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

No man is hurt but by himself

Diogenes, philosopher

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

Paramahansa Yogananda, leader

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.

Albert Einstein, physicist

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

James Thurber, comedian

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


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

Jeane Kirkpatrick, diplomat

Who digs a pit for others will fall in themselves.


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

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

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

Vernon Howard, author

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill, writer

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

Winston Churchill, politician

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

Marshal Ferdinand Foch,

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

Princess of Wales Diana, princess

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

Jacob Bronowski, scientist

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., leader

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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

Joseph Roux, clergyman

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

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

What rights are those that dare not resist for them?

Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet

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


Conflict cannot survive without your participation.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

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

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas.

Donatella Versace, fashion designer

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, entertainer

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

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

You are at enmity with yourself.

Jacob Boehme,

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

Thomas Troward,

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

Plato, philosopher

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


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

Richard M. DeVos, businessman

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

Hilaire Belloc, poet

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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

John Avlon, writer

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, musician

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,

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, actress

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, philosopher

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, philosopher

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

Charles De Gaulle, leader

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

Viktor Yushchenko, statesman

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, businessman

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


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, statesman

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, president

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, educator

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

Jon Heder, actor

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, musician

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

Tony Blair, politician

So the first thing you need to do about conflict is to prevent it, and the best way of preventing it is by dealing with the question of poverty.

James Wolfensohn, businessman

First of all, I think the Saudis are deeply concerned about the collapse of negotiations between the Israelis and the Palestinians and the resumption of conflict.

Brent Scowcroft, public servant

Acceptance of the power of God in one's life lays the groundwork for personal commitment to both science and Christianity, which so often have been in conflict.

Kenneth L. Pike, sociologist

Our second phase was to develop a school curriculum that teaches tolerance, respect for differences, conflict resolution, anger management, and other attributes of peace.

Eddie Bernice Johnson, politician

Iraq is a manufactured conflict for the sake of geopolitical dominance in the area.

Janeane Garofalo, comedian

'Smart power' is the use of American power in ways that would help prevent and resolve conflict - not just send our military in.

Hillary Clinton, politician

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

Melvil Dewey, inventor

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

Barbara Tuchman, historian

Nothing is given to man on earth - struggle is built into the nature of life, and conflict is possible - the hero is the man who lets no obstacle prevent him from pursuing the values he has chosen.

Andrew Bernstein, philosopher

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, playwright

Perhaps no mightier conflict of mind occurs ever again in a lifetime than that first decision to unseat one's own tooth.

Gene Fowler, journalist

If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle - absolute busyness - then utopia and melancholy will come to coincide: an age without conflict will dawn, perpetually busy - and without consciousness.

Gunther Grass, author

One of the main tasks of theology is to find words that do not divide but unite, that do not create conflict but unity, that do not hurt but heal.

Henri Nouwen, clergyman

To live is to war with trolls.

Henrik Ibsen, poet

I feel very privileged to hear how somebody used to run around stickin' people up and stealing cars, and now they're gettin' their life back together... I just love the stories. The stories of the fallen world, they excite us. That's the interesting stuff.

Denis Johnson, writer

Man's greatest battle is being a true philosopher.

Kedar Joshi,

The name, Seventh-day Adventist, is a standing rebuke to the Protestant world. Here is the line of distinction between the worshipers of God, and those who worship the beast, and receive his mark. The great conflict is between the commandments of God and the requirements of the beast.

Ellen G. White, writer

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, statesman

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, physicist

Conflict between science and religion a dangerous foe.

Henry Norris Russell, scientist

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, writer

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, writer

A few of these interviews have gone slightly awry, because every now and again there has been the odd conflict of interest between interviews because of the Iron Maiden record, and I am a bit long-winded.

Bruce Dickinson, musician

Many of the Europeans who want Israel to go away don't even know why they do. Nearly a third of those interviewed concede they have no idea what the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is all about. It's enough to know that Israelis are Jews.

Suzanne Fields,

Sometimes you need conflict in order to come up with a solution. Through weakness, oftentimes, you can't make the right sort of settlement, so I'm aggressive, but I also get things done, and in the end, everybody likes me.

Donald Trump, president

There is a contest old as Eden, which still goes on - the conflict between right and wrong, between error and truth. In this conflict every human being has a part.

Matthew Simpson, clergyman

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, writer

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

Amos Oz, writer

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, public servant

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, musician

Religious conflict can be the bloodiest and cruelest conflicts that turn people into fanatics.

William J. Brennan, judge

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