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Lifeline 11. I Can't Argue With That

Friday, January 11, 2013

I Can't Argue With That
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.

Jer 12:1 You are right, O GOD, and you set things right. I can't argue with that. But I do have some questions: Why do bad people have it so good? Why do con artists make it big? (MSG)

On a personal note, years ago, I read a quote saying, "When arguing with a stupid person, make sure he is not doing the same." When was the last time you walked away or ceased from an argument and why?
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  • v KATHARINE1948
    I argue

    only when I am right !!!!
    thats all the time !!!! emoticon

    seriously I will chase peace for the rest of my life .
    I dont like drama , thats my family in a nut shell !!
    they are all nuts ! I am the only sane one emoticon
    1320 days ago
  • v BOBBIENORTHERN1
    It is because of Holy Spirit that I am now able to walk away from arguing with everyone because I don't need to prove just how stupid that I can be.

    I end up saying things that can't be taken back and saying things that make me sound so stupid and dumb and self righteous.

    Arguing is not good.
    1320 days ago
  • v CATLADYX8
    I try not to argue. My mom likes to argue with me and it can really get on my last nerve. I have learned to let her say her peace and I don't argue. I give it to God.
    1321 days ago
  • v TEALHAWK
    Tough one, but I do try to advoid an arguement when I can.
    I am the one that says I am sorry way more than spouse, even when I
    didn't start it. I am usually more easy gong.
    And find more humor in life.
    I am glad the LORD don't upbraid us.
    1321 days ago

    Comment edited on: 1/11/2013 10:03:11 AM
  • v LOOKINGUP2012
    Arguing is the only way some people know how to engage.
    1321 days ago
  • v CANADIANGIRL15
    I'm trying to learn the art of walking away from an argument! I don't usually argue with people, I like to say I could be wrong and let it go. But with my kids I seem to think I have to teach them something and before I know it we have a full blown arguement going on! I'm working on it!
    1321 days ago
  • v SANDRALEET
    When it can harm you and others fight for the Good or Gods way. Otherwise leave it.
    1321 days ago
  • v JSALERNO
    emoticon
    1321 days ago
  • v MARYJOANNA
    If I get into a disagreement with someone, I just say I could be wrong. It doesn't matter if you have the last word or not. Agreement is the key.
    1321 days ago
  • v DGFOWLER
    Oh how I hate arguing and I will walk away even if I think I am right. It just does no good and the feelings that accompany and argument I can just do without. Have a great day ~ Donna
    1321 days ago
  • v THEIS58
    Interesting viewpoint
    1321 days ago
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