Being Non Confrontational Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 48 Quotes About Being Non Confrontational

#1. We don't really go in for big family dinners, but Scottish people are famously confrontational. It's a cultural thing, so maybe we don't need to have them to clear the air. Also, traditional family food isn't as nice here so there's no payoff for traveling hundreds of miles. - Author: Denise Mina
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#2. One filmmaker makes films that are deep, intellectual, profound and confrontational. And the other one makes purely vacuous, escapist films. I'm not sure the one who makes escapist films is making a poorer contribution than the one who makes the deeper films. - Author: Woody Allen
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#3. I'm interested in really particular details, ideas, thoughts, and emotions, yet it's defused with performance, where you can play with hiding things, or be more confrontational about something shielded. There is this process of layering in performance. - Author: Sue Tompkins
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#4. I'm only confrontational with my friends. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#5. Dialogue is a non-confrontational communication, where both partners are willing to learn from the other and therefore leads much farther into finding new grounds together - Author: Scilla Elworthy
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#6. The people at MTV are encouraged to be very confrontational and declarative about their tastes. - Author: John Seabrook
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#7. The more fear confrontational activism can put into the heart of the political class, the better. - Author: Glenn Greenwald
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#8. I make spaces that are calm rather than confrontational. I seek a certain kind of logic that allows you to move in space and perceive it as beautiful and rational. Clarity is a worthwhile quality. - Author: Annabelle Selldorf
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#9. I feel like I've come off as an outspoken woman. Sometimes I think I've come off as confrontational. But I feel like it's been pretty fair. Those are parts of me. - Author: NeNe Leakes
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#10. Confrontational is when I pull my gun. Argumentative is when I pull the trigger. - Author: Nelson DeMille
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#11. This marched was planned to be non violent and non confrontational, and gladly it stayed that way. What really impressed me was the self discipline of the Black Block. - Author: John Blair
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#12. We were the first people who did investigative stuff, who asked occasionally abrasive, occasionally confrontational questions. - Author: Mike Wallace
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#13. There's something about compassion that causes society to say, 'We're going to take this person seriously.' Take Mother Teresa. She was confrontational on abortion, but she wasn't rejected by society. - Author: Max Lucado
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#14. Everything has changed. An interview has become such a confrontational thing. It makes you very defensive. - Author: Francesca Annis
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#15. He said to the cardinal, I'm a peasant, not instructed in the ways of heaven. But I have never broken my word. And you, a Cardinal of the Catholic Church, with all your holy garments and crosses of Jesus, lied to me like a heathen Moor. Your sacred office alone will not save your life. - Author: Mario Puzo
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#16. My purpose isn't to be confrontational. My purpose is to find out about the world and play myself against it to the extent that it is even conceivable. - Author: Aleksandra Mir
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#17. I'm not a confrontational person in real life, so I really don't wanna get into arguments or fistfights with people I'm making fun of. - Author: Andy Kindler
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#18. I have things that are strident and confrontational, and I have a lot of things that are childlike and innocent and sort of sweet. So, somewhere in between lies the middle of me. - Author: George Carlin
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#19. Sometimes I wonder which is worse - confrontational people who are afraid of caring or caring people who are afraid of confrontation. - Author: Mardy Grothe
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#20. She lived in fear of his shifting moods, his volatile temperament, his insistence on steering even mundane exchanges down a confrontational path that, on occasion, he would resolve with punches, slaps, kicks, and sometimes try to make amends for with polluted apologies, and sometimes not. - Author: Khaled Hosseini
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#21. Silence and solitude are confrontational. They plunge us instantly into the truth. - Author: Barbara De Angelis
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#22. I don't make any secret of the fact that I'm closer to the Republicans than to the Democrats. But even under a President Hillary Clinton, US foreign policy toward Moscow would probably be more critical and confrontational. I hope it isn't too late for that. - Author: Garry Kasparov
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#23. I always knew I wanted to write, but I didn't know that I would want to do investigative reporting - in part because it seemed so ill-suited for my personality, or I thought it was ill-suited for my personality, insofar as I'm not very aggressive, and I'm not confrontational. - Author: Sarah Stillman
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#24. The iconoclastic mode, that specific mode of language, there is an element of it that it is punk - that is confrontational. That's just a part of the language of jazz - at a certain point. - Author: Matthew Shipp
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#25. The key to walking around places where you're not supposed to be is to look like you're too important to be interrupted. Most people are non-confrontational by nature, and if you give them a good reason not to challenge you, they won't. I - Author: Craig Schaefer
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#26. My mother's not a political person. She just doesn't want me to be mean ... sometimes I have to be mean. It's like a parent or a teacher. Sometimes for the good of everybody you have to be a little bit strong, a little bit confrontational. - Author: Bill O'Reilly
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#27. I'm not confrontational, but if someone challenges, I'm not going to back down. - Author: Drake
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#28. If we have no idea what we believe in, we'll go along with anything. Truth takes courage. Courage to stand up for what we believe in. Not necessarily in a confrontational way, but in a gentle yet firm way. Like an oak tree, able to sway gently in the wind, but strongly rooted to the ground. - Author: A.C. Ping
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#29. People keep saying I've changed. I used to be confrontational. But I'm - I haven't changed. It was - it's just that circumstances have changed. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#30. You can't just have stuff that is free and escapist, you have to have stuff that is confrontational as well. You need stuff that is mystical but you need the realism too. - Author: Irvine Welsh
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#31. But we wanted to work in a way we never had, which was write everything together. We had to face each other in the same creative room, which gets tougher as you get older, because you don't want to be confrontational. - Author: Bruce McCulloch
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#32. I bring values, resiliency, a thick skin, and I'm not afraid to be confrontational. I don't remember anyone before bringing that to the table. - Author: Carl Paladino
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#33. The person is being confrontational. - Author: Steve McQueen
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#34. As a person who is not confrontational by disposition I tend to see that the quality of being confrontational is a positive attribute. - Author: John Hall
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#35. The relationship between press and politician - protected by the Constitution and designed to be happily adversarial - becomes sour, raw and confrontational. - Author: Roger Mudd
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#36. There are times when my passion for basketball led me into confrontations that I could have handled a lot better. I've always been too confrontational, especially when I know I'm right. - Author: Bobby Knight
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#37. I write titles that are confrontational. I write titles that make people want to pick up a book and find out more about it. I write good books; I write great titles though. - Author: Larry Winget
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#38. Steve Wozniak literally one of the sweetest guys. And that was kind of the thing I had to reconcile: how do I try to do this guy's sweetness justice in some capacity when most of the things I'm doing in the movie are pretty confrontational, and pretty argumentative. - Author: Seth Rogen
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#39. create an environment supportive enough that people are willing to share their genius, but confrontational enough to improve ideas and spark new thinking. - Author: Anonymous
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#40. They still didn't talk on the bus, but it had become a less confrontational silence. Almost friendly. (But not quite.) - Author: Rainbow Rowell
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#41. Has a confrontational ring to it, doesn't it? Like saying, the sky is rubber, or, your foot's a hippopotamus. - Author: Terry Moore
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#42. I'm a non-confrontational person. If I order salmon and I get chicken, I'm going to eat the chicken. - Author: Danny Pudi
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#43. I had my moments for sure but I wasn't confrontational. And sometimes you get on the court and you'd find yourself very confrontational. It was all a discovery. - Author: Andre Agassi
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#44. I'm trying to be confrontational and direct. If I lack directness then I only have myself to blame because I lack the skills to make my point clear. - Author: Henry Rollins
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#45. The first rule of her
confrontational life-style was Always get the last word. The second
was Always make the first move. Making this first move was what she
thought of as Taking Care of Things, and she meant to take care of
Nettle in a hurry. - Author: Stephen King
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#46. I'm not a screamer. I'm confrontational, but I don't think that translates into anger. - Author: Rachel Maddow
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#47. As Pacific Ocean nations, competition and cooperation between the two nations will create a new atmosphere - leading to the Birth of a 'Pacific' New World Order - that is more engaging and less confrontational; this can be characterized by the presence of force without war. - Author: Patrick Mendis
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#48. I always wonder why condescending snarkiness is the chosen method of communication for so many forum users. It seems to me like these things would be much better expressed in non-confrontational, polite manner. - Author: Gavin Dunne
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