164 Greatest Quotes About Reason
One is tempted to define man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
There's no reason to have a plan B because it distracts from plan A.
Every impulse of feeling should be guided by reason; and, in my opinion, exertion should always be in proportion to what is required.
To be broken is no reason to see all things as broken.
Sometimes when things seem to be going wrong, they are going right for reasons you are yet to understand.
There is no why. We are. Life is beyond reason.
Elinor agreed to it all, for she did not think he deserved the compliment of rational opposition.
Sometimes you feel bad about yourself when there's no reason to.
Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of production and trade...
Everything always happens for a reason.
The nuclear arms race is like two sworn enemies standing waist deep in gasoline, one with three matches, the other with five.
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Do every day or two something for no other reason than its difficulty.
Don't allow your mind to tell your heart what to do. The mind gives up easily.
Be happy for no reason, like a child. If you are happy for a reason, you’re in trouble, because that reason can be taken from you.
There's no reason to change what you are, but if you're not being you, then you need to acknowledge that.
One cannot comprehend Him through reason, even if one reasoned for ages.
Reason is in fact the path to faith, and faith takes over when reason can say no more.
Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of man will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice without constraint.
The only reason for the existence of a novel is that it does attempt to represent life.
Faith consists in believing what reason cannot.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact.
People are generally better persuaded by the reasons which they have themselves discovered than by those which have come in to the mind of others.
If we admit that human life can be ruled by reason, then all possibility of life is destroyed.
Obviously I faced the possibility of not returning when first I considered going. Once faced and settled there really wasn't any good reason to refer to it.
Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form.
What does reason know? Reason only knows what it has succeeded in learning...
He who denies the existence of God, has some reason for wishing that God did not exist.
The best reason to paint is that there is no reason to paint.
You can't reason with your heart; it has its own laws, and thumps about things which the intellect scorns.
That's the reason they're called lessons, because they lesson from day to day.
He who establishes his argument by noise and command shows that his reason is weak.
Michel de Montaigne
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
They say people in your life are seasons and anything that happens is for a reason.
Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too.
Every person that comes into our life comes for a reason; some come to learn and others come to teach.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.
Reason lost the battle, and all I could do was surrender and accept I was in love.
Custom is the great guide to human life.