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He that complies against his will is of his own opinion still.

Samuel Butler (1612-1680) British poet and satirist.

No two on earth in all things can agree. All have some daring singularity.

Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British politician.

My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.

Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) British politician and author.

One can be very happy without demanding that others agree with them.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, novelist and dramatist.

And that is called paying the Dane-geld; but we've proved it again and again, that if once you have paid him the Dane-geld you never get rid of the Dane.

Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) British writer.


The reason why so few people are agreeable in conversation is that each is thinking more about what he intends to say than others are saying.

François de La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680) French writer.

We seldom find any person of good sense, except those who share our opinions.

François de La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680) French writer.

If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many things which you know already.

Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741-1801) Swiss theologian and poet.

On one issue at least, men and women agree; they both distrust women.

Henry Louis Mencken (1880-1956) American journalist, satirist and social critic.

Thus Belial, with words clothed in reason's garb, counseled ignoble ease, and peaceful sloth, not peace.

John Milton (1608-1674) English poet.