Our political differences, now matter how sharply they are debated, are really quite narrow in comparison to the remarkably durable national consensus on our founding convictions.
— John McCain

When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet deep down in his private heart no man much respects himself.
Mark Twain sharply quote

Self-laudation abounds among the unpolished, but nothing can stamp a man more sharply as ill-bred.
— Charles Buxton

Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she be blind, yet she is not invisible.
— Francis Bacon

A good listener tries to understand thoroughly what the other person is saying. In the end he may disagree sharply, but before he disagrees, he wants to know exactly what it is he is disagreeing with.
— sharply quotation by Kenneth A. Wells