A Quote by Mevlana Jelalu'ddin Rumi on relativity and disagreement

What is a highway to one is a disaster to the other.

Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Source: Essential Rumi, Pages: 30

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A Quote by Ayn Rand on ayn rand, intelligence, disagreement, and agreement

I am not looking for intelligent disagreement any longer.... What I am looking for is intelligent agreement.

Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982)

Source: Ayn Rand talking with the philosopher John Hospers

Contributed by: Brandon

A Quote by Philip Jason on contradiction, disagreement, and moods

contradiction only exists because people are susceptible to bad moods.

Philip Jason

Contributed by: Phil

A Quote by James Surowiecki on compromise, diversity, independence, disagreement, and consensus

Diversity and independence are important because the best collective decisions are the product of disagreement and contest, not consensus or compromise.

James Surowiecki

Source: The Wisdom of Crowds, Pages: Introduction: XIX

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A Quote by Aristotle on sedition, disagreement, rivulet, phalanx, and cause

For as the interposition of a rivulet, however small, will occasion the line of the phalanx to fluctuate, so any trifling disagreement will be the cause of seditions.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Aristotle's Politics: A Treatise on Government‎ - Page 169

Contributed by: Zaady

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