Found 434 quotes starting with RE:

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
– TacitusRate it:
Reason and Justice tell me that there is more love of man in electricity and steam, than in chastity and refusal to eat meat.
– Chekov of TolstoyRate it:
Reason and religion cannot coexist together. If reason exists, then paradise, prophets and all other religiuous illusions disappear.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
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 GoetheRate it:
Reason can wrestle and overthrow terror.
– EuripidesRate it:
Reason clears and plants the wilderness of the imagination to harvest the wheat of art.
– Austin O'MalleyRate it:
Reason guides but a small part of man, and the rest obeys feeling, true or false, and passion, good or bad.
– Joseph RouxRate it:
Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form.
– Karl MarxRate it:
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off.
– Jonathan SwiftRate it:
Reason is captive in the hands of the passions, as a weak man in the hands of an artful woman.
– Sa?diRate it:
Reason is God's crowning gift to man.
– SophoclesRate it:
Reason is immortal, all else mortal.
– PythagorasRate it:
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 ad-Din Muhammad RumiRate it:
Reason is man's faculty for grasping the world by thought, in contradiction to intelligence, which is man's ability to manipulate the world with the help of thought. Reason is man's instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man's instrument for manipulating the world more successfully; the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man.
– Erich FrommRate it:
Reason is man's instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man's instrument for manipulating the world more successfully the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man.
– Erich FrommRate it:
Reason is not measured by size or height, but by principle.
– EpictetusRate it:
Reason is so unreasonable, that few people can say they are in possession of it.
– George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron ByronRate it:
Reason is the historian, but passions are the actors.
– Antoine de RivarolRate it:
Reason is the substance of the universe. The design of the world is absolutely rational.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich HegelRate it:
Reason is the wise man's guide, example the fools.
– Welsh ProverbRate it:
Reason means truth and those who are not governed by it take the chance that someday the sunken fact will rip the bottom out of their boat.
– Sri da AvabhasRate it:
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
Reason should direct and appetite obey.
– CiceroRate it:
Reason sits firm and holds the reins, and she will not let the feelings burst away and hurry her to wild chasms. The passions may rage furiously, like true heathens, as they are; and the desires may imagine all sorts of vain things: but judgment shall still have the last word in every argument, and the casting vote in every decision.
– Charlotte BrontëRate it:
Reason to rule but mercy to forgive The first is the law, the last prerogative.
– John DrydenRate it:

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