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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:
Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
Reasonable people can disagree... and it makes them no less American.
– Beto O'RourkeRate it:
Reasons are the spoils of victory. When you've destroyed the enemy, then your leaders write down the reasons in books, and give moving speeches about them. If you've done your job, then there aren't any of the enemy left to dispute your leader's reasons. At least not until the next war.”
– Terry Goodkind,Rate it:
Reasons are to an argument as Obstacles are to a bullet The Weak ones get wrecked while the stronger ones force it to change its course!!!!
– Siddharth AstirRate it:
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Rebellion without truth is like spring in a bleak, arid desert.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Recent threats targeting Jewish community centers and vandalism of Jewish cemeteries, as well as last week’s shooting in Kansas City, remind us that while we may be a nation divided on policies, we are a country that stands united in condemning hate and evil in all of its very ugly forms.
– Donald TrumpRate it:
Recently, I was asked if I was going to fire an employee who made a mistake that cost the company 600,000. No, I replied, I just spent 600,000 training him. Why would I want somebody to hire his experience
– Thomas John Watson, Sr.Rate it:
Recently, someone asked me if I believed in astrology. He seemed somewhat puzzled when I explained that the reason I don't is that I'm a Gemini.
– Raymond SmullyanRate it:
Recession is when your neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his.
– Ronald ReaganRate it:
Recipe for genuine success includes or encompasses vision, passion, courage, relentless action and determination. Once all that is applied genuine success is inevitable and realizable. ~Emeasoba George
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
Reciprocity means you never impose on others what you would not choose for yourself. It also means you treat others as you would like others to treat yourself. In my view, you should go one step beyond this 'Golden Rule' of Reciprocity, and always treat others as they themselves wish to be treated. And that's the 'Platinum Rule' of Reciprocity in 21st Century!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:

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