An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown





When you run into someone who is disagreeable to others, you may be sure he is uncomfortable with himself; the amount of pain we inflict upon others is directly proportional to the amount we feel within us.


Sidney J. Harris (1917-, American journalist)


If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along -- whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.


Bernard Meltzer (1914-, American law professor)


A marketplace is not the pace for a husband and wife to argue. However long the night may last, there will be a morning. Daylight follows a dark night.


African Proverb (Sayings of African origin)


A long dispute means that both parties are wrong.


Francois-Marie Arouet de Voltaire (1694-1778, French historian, writer)


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