Reason Quotes And Sayings

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I love reading people. I really enjoy watching, observing, and being able to figure out a person, the reason they wore that dress, the reason they smell the way they do.
~By Rihanna ~


Intellect distinguishes between the possible and the impossible; reason distinguishes between the sensible and the senseless. Even the possible can be senseless.
~By Max Born ~


Sometimes in life one experiences an emotion which is so strong that it is difficult to think, or to reason.
~By Eric Cantona ~


I like tinkering with the tribe beat boxes and love using Reason as a beefed up beat box.
~By Pat Mastelotto ~


Given the fact that most religions share basic values, it is most unfortunate that religious people can be played off against each other so easily. One possible reason for this may be that people do not know enough about other people's beliefs.
~By Alcee Hastings ~


It was really fun. It was fun for a lot of reasons. It was fun because nobody thought that we would be successful. It was on a network that wasn't even there at the time.
~By Katey Sagal ~


I never joined the army for patriotic reasons.
~By Isaac Rosenberg ~


I mean there are tons of reasons. Well first of all. I write my own record. I don't take other people's materials. And I have a job which is being Willa Ford on top of getting back in the studio and writing and recording.
~By Willa Ford ~


I guess one of the reasons I'm doing the Poe piece is that I think Poe demonstrates that no matter how difficult things are, if you continue to move forward in life, you can eventually become victorious, even if it's later in life.
~By John Astin ~


The reason why men enter into society is the preservation of their property.
~By John Locke ~


Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity.
~By Spider Robinson ~


With no matter what human being, taken individually, I always find reasons for concluding that sorrow and misfortune do not suit him; either because he seems too mediocre for anything so great, or, on the contrary, too precious to be destroyed.
~By Simone Weil ~


Undeserved praise causes more pangs of conscience later than undeserved blame, but probably only for this reason, that our power of judgment are more completely exposed by being over praised than by being unjustly underestimated.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


We just ask the agency to make reasonable and honest decisions, and the public deserves no less.
~By Fred Thompson ~


The knowledge of the theory of logic has no tendency whatever to make men good reasoners.
~By Thomas B. Macaulay ~


People hate as they love, unreasonably.
~By William Makepeace Thackeray ~


The reason that I'm an actor, or an artist, is ultimately because I'm trying to paint a self-portrait, and the most complete and beautiful self-portrait that you can.
~By Terrence Howard ~


On acoustic guitar I tend to stay in the key of D for some reason. On electric guitar I keep basic: C, G, D, and A. The key of D minor is also real good for me.
~By Tommy Shaw ~


For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.
~By Aristotle ~


He that will not reason is a bigot; he that cannot reason is a fool; and he that dares not reason is a slave.
~By William Drummond ~


It's an old trick now, God knows, but it works every time. At the very moment women start to expand their place in the world, scientific studies deliver compelling reasons for them to stay home.
~By Mary Kay Blakely ~


One of the things I love about theater, one of the reasons I'll never give it up, is that it's fifty percent the audience's responsibility.
~By William Petersen ~


Man is a masterpiece of creation if for no other reason than that, all the weight of evidence for determinism notwithstanding, he believes he has free will.
~By Georg C. Lichtenberg ~


I hope I presented what I felt the woman seemed to be about, but I couldn't give any reason as to why she remained in the relationship other than that their relationship was very special.
~By Jenny Agutter ~


I'm insanely optimistic. For odd, weird reasons, things always work out.
~By Richard Jefferson ~


When it aims to express a love of the world it refuses to conceal the many reasons why the world is hard to love, though we must love it because we have no other, and to fail to love it is not to exist at all.
~By Mark Van Doren ~


A mediocre mind thinks it writes divinely; a good mind thinks it writes reasonably.
~By Jean de la Bruyere ~


Yes, we were looking for a Faith spin-off, but then Faith backed down. Eliza got a really wonderful offer over on Fox in a show, and, for reasons I didn't talk to her about, she decided to go there, and everyone respects that.
~By James Marsters ~


You get to a point where the factual adjudication doesn't matter because there are all these other outlets that are far less responsible, all talking about the ad, some of which have a political reason for promoting it.
~By David Brock ~


There are right and wrong reasons for doing solo projects, and this album was done for the right reasons. At the time there was no Judas Priest and I certainly wasn't going to hang my hat up on my musical career.
~By Glenn Tipton ~


In the Atlantean period there were many energies being used and information and knowledge being used which were, for particular reasons of safety, withdrawn, shall we say, to prevent complete catastrophe, to prevent total destruction of your planet.
~By David Icke ~


If there existed no external means for dimming their consciences, one-half of the men would at once shoot themselves, because to live contrary to one's reason is a most intolerable state, and all men of our time are in such a state.
~By Leo Tolstoy ~


For some reason when I write in cursive, it's easier and flows better for me to read that when I print.
~By Ashley Scott ~


That's the reason some schools of thinking don't rule out a destruction of the Chinese military potential before the situation grows worse than it is today. It's bad enough now.
~By Curtis Lemay ~


This principle is old, but true as fate, Kings may love treason, but the traitor hate.
~By Thomas Dekker ~


Reasoning draws a conclusion, but does not make the conclusion certain, unless the mind discovers it by the path of experience.
~By Roger Bacon ~


There is no more reason why the features belonging to a picture should be distorted for the purpose of such imaginative suggestion than that the poet's metaphors should spoil his words for the ordinary uses of man.
~By William H. Hunt ~


But the fact a person denies that he is theorising is no reason for taking him at his word and failing to investigate what implicit theory is involved in his statements.
~By Talcott Parsons ~


That it is logical, fair and reasonable to maintain the purchasing power of an hour's work in terms of goods and services the employee must purchase in his daily living.
~By Charles E. Wilson ~


I don't know why, it's the same reason why you like some music and you don't like others. There's something about it that you like. Ultimately I don't find it's in my best interests to try and analyze it, since it's fundamentally emotional.
~By Jerry Garcia ~


The good news is, Americans know firsthand the benefits of a free market - more choices, lower prices, higher quality - and there is no reason why we cannot help them see these same benefits in health care.
~By John Shadegg ~


You guys are both saying the same thing. The only reason you're arguing is because you're using different words.
~By S. I. Hayakawa ~


But I also wanted to give them an intelligent emotional journey, without having to suspend reality - to be able to look at those characters and see reasons for the relationships and why what happens happens.
~By Graeme Murphy ~


Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason.
~By Ayn Rand ~


If I could only have one type of food with me, I would bring soy sauce. The reason being that if I have soy sauce, I can flavor a lot of things.
~By Martin Yan ~


A reasonable doubt is nothing more than a doubt for which reasons can be given. The fact that 1 or 2 men out of 12 differ from the others does not establish that their doubts are reasonable.
~By Lord Hailsham ~


Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing.
~By John Locke ~


There's a reason people run negative ads... it's because they work.
~By Anne Northup ~


Much reading is an oppression of the mind, and extinguishes the natural candle, which is the reason of so many senseless scholars in the world.
~By William Penn ~


They seem to have forgotten that, and are back saying the only purpose of P2P networks is for illegal trading of owned goods. We claim part of the reason for P2P is for legal trading of what ought to be in public domain. And what is in public domain in many cases.
~By John Perry Barlow ~


There are only two ways to remove the president - if he violates the constitution or commits high treason. How could anyone accuse me of treason after I had terminated Israel's occupation of South Lebanon in 2000.
~By Emile Lahoud ~


But Eddie does not make all the decisions. Eddie can listen to reason; Eddie can be swayed or talked in or out of certain things. Eddie allows other people to lead in this band and to have certain roles that are very fundamental to the decision-making process.
~By Stone Gossard ~


Everybody has a job to do. There are people in Iraq on both sides of this war who do what they do for religious reasons, and they feel with God on their side. Some people are good at annihilating people. Maybe that's their gift.
~By Denzel Washington ~


Such a faith would be fatal to my reason, to my liberty, and even to the success of my undertakings; it would immediately transform me into a stupid slave, an instrument of the will and interests of others.
~By Mikhail Bakunin ~


It frequently happens that two persons, reasoning right on a mechanical subject, think alike and invent the same thing without any communication with each other.
~By Oliver Evans ~


People marry for a variety of reasons and with varying results. But to marry for love is to invite inevitable tragedy.
~By James Branch Cabell ~


And never - not in a single case - was the explanation, 'I was pressured to do this.' The explanation was very often, 'The limited data we had led one to reasonably conclude this. I now see that there's another explanation for it.'
~By David Kay ~


Ilike ideas writers have that I might not have written. Writers are there for a reason... to write for me.
~By Tim Roth ~


You can't give up something you really believe in for financial reasons. If you die by the roadside - so be it. But at least you know you've tried. Ten minutes in the music scene was the equal of one hundred years outside of it.
~By Robert Plant ~


Burning desire to be or do something gives us staying power - a reason to get up every morning or to pick ourselves up and start in again after a disappointment.
~By Marsha Sinetar ~


The only reason of the institution of civil government; and the only rational ground of submission to it, is the common safety and utility.
~By Jonathan Mayhew ~


The difference between science and the fuzzy subjects is that science requires reasoning while those other subjects merely require scholarship.
~By Robert A. Heinlein ~


Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
~By Josh Billings ~


I claimed identity as Jewish musicians for political reasons, because most of us were touring in Germany and, at this time, twelve years ago, there was a strong resurgence of Nazism in the places we were touring and part of that was on the music scene.
~By Marc Ribot ~


God's children and their happiness are my reasons for being.
~By Red Skelton ~


Childhood is the sleep of reason.
~By Jean Jacques Rousseau ~


I would uphold the law if for no other reason but to protect myself.
~By Thomas More ~


Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.
~By John Selden ~


Fate is the endless chain of causation, whereby things are; the reason or formula by which the world goes on.
~By Citium Zeno ~


While America's infrastructure needs are substantial, there is no reason to delay completion of the highway bill. Every day of delay means jobs lost, investment opportunities missed and growth sacrificed.
~By John Engler ~


Paranoia is an illness I contracted in institutions. It is not the reason for my sentences to reform school and prison. It is the effect, not the cause.
~By Jack Henry Abbott ~


There is just no reason why the richest nation in the world can't provide health care to all its people.
~By Christine Gregoire ~


I was dyslexic, I had no understanding of schoolwork whatsoever. I certainly would have failed IQ tests. And it was one of the reasons I left school when I was 15 years old. And if I - if I'm not interested in something, I don't grasp it.
~By Richard Branson ~


I developed a nutty attitude where I'd think, If some guy really loves me he doesn't care if I'm fat. I'd come up with all these stupid reasons why it would be OK to be fat.
~By Kirstie Alley ~


Anything that excites me for any reason, I will photograph; not searching for unusual subject matter, but making the commonplace unusual.
~By Edward Weston ~


It is not safe in the republican form of government that clannishness should exist either by compulsory or voluntary reason. It is not good for the government and it is not good for the individual.
~By Timothy Thomas Fortune ~


I think most people are more susceptible to prejudice than to reason.
~By Roger Ebert ~


That is one of the reasons one enjoys acting. Now and again, you get scenes where you work with somebody really good and you have a good time trying to make it really work and really work well.
~By Albert Finney ~


Faith is a continuation of reason.
~By William Adams ~


It is only reasonable that our laws do not force our country to provide safe harbor to those individuals that are being sought out by their governments due to their terrorist ties.
~By Bill Shuster ~


When for so long you can't get a job for reasons that seem specious, you you finally do have it, you are constantly afraid of losing it.
~By Jessica Savitch ~


Well, I'm at some kind of crossroads in my life and I don't know which way to take. It's not about money, I mean, because I'm established enough now as a writer to get a reasonable advance if I wanted to do fiction.
~By Helen Garner ~


And in down times it shakes a lot of the bad SF out, a lot the stuff that was bought for literary reasons, which is neither entertaining nor great literature.
~By Jerry Pournelle ~


Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs to the base, for the one makes himself get good things by jealousy, while the other does not allow his neighbour to have them through envy.
~By Aristotle ~


Just as love is an orientation which refers to all objects and is incompatible with the restriction to one object, so is reason a human faculty which must embrace the whole of the world with which man is confronted.
~By Erich Fromm ~


There is no reasoning, no process of inference or comparison; there is no thinking about things, no putting two and two together; there are no ideas - the animal does not think of the box or of the food or of the act he is to perform.
~By Edward Thorndike ~


Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Besides that, I felt guilty. I thought for some reason... I was alive, and Buddy and those boys were dead, and I didn't know how, but somehow I'd caused it.
~By Waylon Jennings ~


Is the chemical aftertaste the reason why people eat hot dogs, or is it some kind of bonus?
~By Neil Gaiman ~


The reason I don't tour is that I don't know how to front a band. What would I do? I can't really play anything well enough to deal with that situation.
~By Brian Eno ~


Our passion and principals are constantly in a frenzy, but begin to shift and waver, as we return to reason.
~By Laurence Sterne ~


The book was at a reasonably high position on the New York Times... before I was in the country. I thought it would be an interesting experiment to see if my presence here would push it up or down.
~By Kazuo Ishiguro ~


The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
~By Marcus Aurelius ~


Obviously it's critical that the three cars are able to contribute to the program. I think that certainly has given much of the reason as to why we did so well at Indy over the last several years.
~By Bobby Rahal ~


He that rebels against reason is a real rebel, but he that in defence of reason rebels against tyranny has a better title to Defender of the Faith, than George the Third.
~By Thomas Paine ~


We can be thankful to a friend for a few acres, or a little money; and yet for the freedom and command of the whole earth, and for the great benefits of our being, our life, health, and reason, we look upon ourselves as under no obligation.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


No baseness or cruelty of treason so deep or so tragic shall enter our human world, but that loyal love shall be able in due time to oppose to just that deed of treason its fitting deed of atonement.
~By Josiah Royce ~


We all must recognize that homeland security funds should be allocated by threat and no other reason.
~By Michael Bloomberg ~


An idea or institution may arise for one reason and be maintained for quite a different reason.
~By Joseph McCabe ~


The greatest challenge I think is adjusting to not playing baseball. The reason for that is I had to come out of baseball and come into the business world, not being a college graduate, not being educated to come into the business world the way I should have.
~By Willie Mays ~

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