Quarrels Quotes

Most popular quarrels quotes

In quarreling, the truth is always lost.


Lovers' quarrels are the renewal of love.


Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.


Love-quarrels oft in pleasing concord end.
People generally quarrel because they cannot argue.


The quarrels of friends are the opportunities of foes.
Quarrels would not last long if the fault were on one side only.
Quarrels would not last long if the fault were only on one side.
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
You can make up a quarrel, but it will always show where it was patched.
For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when alone.
Never answer an angry word with an angry word. It's the second one that makes the quarrel.


I would no more quarrel with a man because of his religion than I would because of his art.


During a quarrel, to have said too little may be mended; to have said too much, not always.
We make out of the quarrel with others, rhetoric, but of the quarrel with ourselves, poetry.


We are never so much disposed to quarrel with others as when we are dissatisfied with ourselves.
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.
A married couple are well suited when both partners usually feel the need for a quarrel at the same time.
We are sure to be losers when we quarrel with ourselves; it is a civil war, and in all such contentions, triumphs are defeats.

inner conflict

The test of a man or woman's breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.  Anybody can behave well when things are going smoothly.
To talk over a quarrel, with its inevitable accompaniment of self-justification, is too much like handling cobwebs to be very successful.
The quarrel between them was a terrible treadmill they mounted together and tramped round and round until they were wearied out or in despair.
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.
And were an epitaph to be my story,
I'd have a short one ready for my own.
I would have written of me on my stone:
I had a lover's quarrel with the world.
The last sound on the worthless earth will be two human beings trying to launch a homemade spaceship and already quarreling about where they are going next.
In the end is it not futile to try and follow the course of a quarrel between husband and wife?  Such a conversation is sure to meander more than any other.
It was completely fruitless to quarrel with the world, whereas the quarrel with oneself was occasionally fruitful, and always, she had to admit, interesting.
A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship; as experience shows that the callosity formed round a broken bone makes it stronger than before.
It takes in reality only one to make a quarrel.  It is useless for the sheep to pass resolutions in favor of vegetarianism, while the wolf remains of a different opinion.
An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which never yet existed, from the greatest confederacy of nations down to a town meeting or a vestry.
Many married couples separate because they quarrel incessantly, but just as many separate because they were never honest enough or courageous enough to quarrel when they should have.


Family quarrels are bitter things.  They don't go by 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.