“In any compromise between food and poison, it is only death that can win.” – Ayn Rand

“Compromise is not a dirty word. It is the backbone of democracy.” – Felicity Huffman

“Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party politics, almost sure to be unwise in statesmanship.” – James Russell Lowell

“Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“Compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece.” – Ludwig Erhard

“The art of compromise is the art of diplomacy.” – Anthony Eden

“Compromise is the essence of diplomacy.” – Richard Holbrooke

“Compromise is the oil that makes democracy work.” – Thurman Adams

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” – Socrates “The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.” – Socrates

“Compromise is not about losing. It is about deciding that the other person has just as much right to be happy with the end result as you do.” – Donna Martini

“Compromise is the only way to achieve progress in a democracy.” – Park Geun-hye

“Real men don’t compromise their values or principles for anyone and stand up for themselves and their beliefs.” – Chadwick Boseman LOVE ONE ANOTHER QUOTES

“Compromise is the key to any healthy relationship.” – Christina Aguilera

“True compromise is when both parties are dissatisfied.” – Larry David

“The country wants and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent, experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it: If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Compromise, if not the spice of life, is its solidity.” – John F. Kennedy

“Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer. – Robert Louis Stevenson

“In politics, shared hatreds are almost always the basis of friendships.” – Alexandre Dumas

“Compromise is the smoke that comes out of the barrel of the gun when the bullet fails to fire.” – Jesse Jackson

“When you compromise your beliefs, you compromise your integrity.” – Anonymous

“Without compromise, there can be no democracy.” – M.K. Gandhi

“Compromise is not abandonment of principle, but a recognition that getting 50 percent of something is better than getting 100 percent of nothing.” – Bill Richardson

“The only way to make a permanent change is to compromise, meet in the middle, respect each other, and grab a coffee.” – Aubrey Plaza