Quotes: conflict

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  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
    Martin Luther King
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    Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. the foundation of such a method is love.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
    William Ellery Channing
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    Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
  • Love is a conflict between reflexes and reflections.
  • Saul Alinsky
    Saul Alinsky
    American community organizer and writer 1909-1972
    Saul Alinsky
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    Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract world can movement or change occur without that abrasive friction of conflict.
  • Louis Aragon
    Louis Aragon
    French poet 1897-1982
    Louis Aragon
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    Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    During the last century, and part of the one before, it was widely held that there was an unreconcilable conflict between knowledge and belief.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
    Edmund Burke
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    He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty helps us to an intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to consider it in all its relations. It will not suffer us to be superficial.
  • Ralph Charell
    Ralph Charell
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    It is through cooperation, rather than conflict, that your greatest successes will be derived…
  • Robert Townsend
    Robert Townsend
    American businessman
    Robert Townsend
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    A good manager doesn't try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting the energies of his people. If you're the boss and your people fight you openly when they think that you are wrong - that's healthy.
  • Eldridge Cleaver
    Eldridge Cleaver
    American afro-amerikan leader, writer 1935-
    Eldridge Cleaver
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    Americans think of themselves collectively as a huge rescue squad on twenty-four-hour call to any spot on the globe where dispute and conflict may erupt.
  • Civilisation has ever accompanied emigration and conquest - the conflict of opinion, of religion, or of race.
  • Warren Mitchell
    Warren Mitchell
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    Comedy comes from conflict, from hatred.
  • Ernest Renan
    Ernest Renan
    French writer and criticus 1823-1892
    Ernest Renan
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    Communism is in conflict with human nature.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
    Wayne Dyer
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    Conflict cannot survive without your participation.



  • Gordon B. Hinckley
    Gordon B. Hinckley
    American religious leader and author 1995-2008
    Gordon B. Hinckley
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    Conflict grows out of ignorance and suspicion.
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