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Everyone has his reasons. - Jean Renoir
Reason is like an officer when the king appears. The officer then loses his power and hides himself. Reason is the shadow cast by God; Go is the sun. - Jalal-Uddin Rumi
Reason is a harmonizing, controlling force rather than a creative one. - Bertrand Russell
A noble heart will always capitulate to reason. - Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off. - Jonathan Swift
Too much sensibility creates unhappiness and too much insensibility creates crime. - Charles Maurice De Talleyrand
Man always has two reasons for the things he does; the logical one and the real one. - Source Unknown
Reason is the test of ridicule, not ridicule the test of truth. - William Warburton
Reason is emotion for the sexless. - Heathcote Williams
The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart. - William Butler Yeats
I am never upset for the reason I think. - A Course In Miracles
Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic. - Nicola Abbagnano
A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational. - St. Thomas Aquinas
O reason, reason, abstract phantom of the waking state, I had already expelled you from my dreams, now I have reached a point where those dreams are about to become fused with apparent realities: now there is only room here for myself. - Louis Aragon
To reason about love is to lose reason. - Boufflers
A person usually has two reasons for doing something: a good reason and the real reason. - Thomas Carlyle
People are governed with the head; kindness of heart is little use in chess. - Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort
Let reason govern desire. - Marcus T. Cicero
The person who is master of their passions is reason's slave. - Cyril Connolly
It was not reason that besieged Troy; it was not reason that sent forth the Saracen from the desert to conquer the world; that inspired the crusades; that instituted the monastic orders; it was not reason that produced the Jesuits; above all, it was not reason that created the French Revolution. Man is only great when he acts from the passions; never irresistible but when he appeals to the imagination. - Benjamin Disraeli
No one ever excused his way to success. - Dave Del Dotto
Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason. - Henry Fielding
Reason can in general do more than blind force. - Gaius C. Gallus
Reason can never be popular. Passions and feelings may become popular, but reason will always remain the sole property of a few eminent individuals. - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
As soon as man began considering himself the source of the highest meaning in the world and the measure of everything, the world began to lose its human dimension, and man began to lose control of it. - Vaclav Havel
To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it. - William Hazlitt
What is rational is actual, and what is actual is rational. - Georg Hegel
Reason is a supple nymph, and slippery as a fish by nature. She had as leave give her kiss to an absurdity any day, as to syllogistic truth. The absurdity may turn out truer. - D. H. Lawrence
Our reason may prove what it will: our reason is only a feeble ray that has issued from Nature. - Maurice Maeterlinck
What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct. - Ovid
Most of us, when all is said and done, like what we like and make up reasons for it afterwards. - Soren F. Petersen
Reason lies between the bridle and the spur. - Italian Proverb
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