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  1. Picture quote by Katrina Mayer about believe

    Believe in your dreams. They were given to you for a reason. ⏤ Katrina Mayer

  2. Picture quote by Mandy Hale about people

    Celebrate the people in your life who are there because they love you for no other reason than because you are you. ⏤ Mandy Hale

  3. Picture quote by Sayings about believe

    Forget all the reasons why it won't work and believe the one reason it will. ⏤ Sayings

  4. Picture quote by Sayings about happy

    There are so many beautiful reasons to be happy. ⏤ Sayings

  5. Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

    Before you quit remember why you started. ⏤ Sayings

  6. Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about happy

    A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be curious, to fight tirelessly for something. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

  7. Picture quote by John Piper about life

    Life is short. To just "Do things" is insane. Live with a purpose. Live for a reason. ⏤ John Piper

  8. Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about love

    No reason is needed for loving. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

  9. Picture quote about fate

    We met for a reason, either you're a blessing or a lesson.

  10. Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about inspirational

    Be not simply good; be good for something. ⏤ Henry David Thoreau

  11. Picture quote by Roy Bennett about help

    Help others without any reason and give without the expectation of receiving anything in return. ⏤ Roy Bennett

  12. Picture quote by Oprah Winfrey about destiny

    I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it. ⏤ Oprah Winfrey

  13. Picture quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about live

    Those who have a why to live, can bear with almost any how. ⏤ Friedrich Nietzsche

  14. Picture quote by Clint Eastwood about mind

    I tried being reasonable, but I didn't like it. ⏤ Clint Eastwood

  15. Picture quote by Dalai Lama about love

    Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back, and reasons to stay. ⏤ Dalai Lama

  16. Picture quote by Sayings about rejoice

    New day: Ten thousand reasons to rejoice. ⏤ Sayings

  17. Picture quote about fight

    Fight me if you wish, but remember I am old for a reason.

  18. Picture quote about inspirational

    We ought, everyday, to hear a song, read a fine poem, and, if possible, to speak a few reasonable words.

  19. Picture quote by Jerry Seinfeld about reason

    Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason. ⏤ Jerry Seinfeld

  20. Picture quote by Zig Ziglar about people

    People don't buy for logical reasons. They buy for emotional reasons. ⏤ Zig Ziglar

  21. Picture quote about happiness

    You are given thousands of reasons to smile every day. So don't focus so much on the one reason to frown.

  22. Picture quote by Blaise Pascal about feeling

    All of our reasoning ends in surrender to feeling. ⏤ Blaise Pascal

  23. Picture quote by Thomas Paine about reason

    Reason obeys itself, and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it. ⏤ Thomas Paine

  24. Picture quote about happiness

    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.

  25. Picture quote about people

    We don't meet people by accident. They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

What are the best reason quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about reason of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best reason quotations. Top reason sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

Don't ever take a fence down until you know the reason why it was put up.

John F. Kennedy

The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. French translation

Marcel Pagnol

One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.

Paulo Coelho

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.

Benjamin Franklin

Human relations are built on feeling, not on reason or knowledge. And feeling is not an exact science; like all spiritual qualities, it has the vagueness of greatness about it.

Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr

The best reason for having dreams is that in dreams no reasons are necessary.

Ashleigh Brilliant

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

Albert Einstein

Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.

Frank Lloyd Wright

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.

Friedrich Nietzsche

For some reason I've been labeled that and it's fine, but there are a lot of other artists that sing real traditional stuff, so I don't know why they picked me. That's what I've always done.

Alan Jackson

The reason people blame things on previous generations is that there's only one other choice.

Doug Larson

Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.

Samuel Adams

A person usually has two reasons for doing something: a good reason and the real reason.

Thomas Carlyle

Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.

Robert Frost

I would rather trust a woman's instinct than a man's reason.

Stanley Baldwin

True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes, but the firm resolve of virtue and reason.

Alfred North Whitehead

It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

He who has a strong enough why can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Nothing is ever accomplished by a reasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw

Never try to reason the prejudice out of a man. It was not reasoned into him, and cannot be reasoned out.

Sydney Smith

Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.

C. S. Lewis

There are many people that struggle and struggle and have all the talent in the world, but for some reason they are not successful. You never know why those things happen.

Bryan White

For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.

Bo Bennett

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

William Drummond

We can choose between the future and the past, between reason and ignorance, between true compassion and mere ideology.

Ron Reagan

Happiness exists on earth, and it is won through prudent exercise of reason, knowledge of the harmony of the universe, and constant practice of generosity.

Jose Marti

I'll not listen to reason. Reason always means what someone else has got to say.

Elizabeth Gaskell

Happy the man who has been able to know the reasons for things.


Strong reasons make strong actions.

William Shakespeare

The struggle is always worthwhile, if the end be worthwhile and the means honorable; foreknowledge of defeat is not sufficient reason to withdraw from the contest.

Steven Brust

I got fame and fortune, and I lost my sense of reasoning.

Little Richard

History shows that no enemy remains hostile forever, nor do friends remain friendly forever. For that reason, we intend to have normal relations with all.

Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.

Bertrand Russell

Everything that is beautiful and noble is the product of reason and calculation.

Charles Baudelaire

if reason ruled the world would history even exist?

Ryszard Kapuscinski

Many are destined to reason wrongly; others, not to reason at all; and others, to persecute those who do reason.


I tried being reasonable, I didn't like it.

Clint Eastwood

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.

Vincent Van Gogh

Truth never damages a cause that is just.

Mahatma Gandhi

Take away the cause, and the effect ceases.

Miguel de Cervantes

What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct.


Man always has two reasons for the things he does; the logical one and the real one.


As reason is a rebel to faith, so passion is a rebel to reason.

Sir Thomas Browne

The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those who do not possess it.


Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.

Thomas Aquinas

The person who is master of their passions is reason's slave.

Cyril Connolly

It is useless to tell one not to reason but to believe --you might as well tell a man not to wake but sleep.

Lord Byron

Too much sensibility creates unhappiness and too much insensibility creates crime.

CharlesMaurice de Talleyrand

Mathematics is the music of reason.

James Joseph Sylvester

Reason is not automatic. Those who deny it cannot be conquered by it. Do not count on them. Leave them alone.

Ayn Rand

A man always has two reasons for doing anything -- a good reason and the real reason.

John Pierpont Morgan

That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.

Christopher Hitchens

There's a reason why people who've had bad relationships with their parents listen to angry stuff.

Chris Martin

Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.

Alexander Hamilton

He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.

Andrew Carnegie

Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.

John Dryden

Many people around the President have sizeable egos before entering government, some with good reason. Their new positions will do little to moderate their egos.

Donald Rumsfeld

The reason there are two senators for each state is so that one can be the designated driver.

Jay Leno

Humor is reason gone mad.

Groucho Marx

The more you reason the less you create.

Raymond Chandler

People are governed with the head; kindness of heart is little use in chess.

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort

The madman is not the man who has lost his reason. He is the man who has lost everything except his reason.

G. K. Chesterton

I love my children beyond all reason. They're my joy, even when they're wild with kid energy.

Christopher Meloni

No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.

Theodore Roosevelt

Reason is the wise man's guide, example the fool's.


Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.

Francisco de Goya

What is guilt? Guilt is the pledge drive constantly hammering in our heads that keeps us from fully enjoying the show. Guilt is the reason they put the articles in Playboy.

Dennis Miller

Men are blind in their own cause.

Heywood Broun

If some things don't make you lose your sense of reason, then you have none to lose.

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Man is to be found in reason, God in the passions.

Georg C. Lichtenberg

I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.

Michel de Montaigne

Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason.

Henry Fielding

The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of adding unnecessarily to its power.

John Stuart Mill

Reason is, and ought only to be the slave of the passions.

David Hume

The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it.

Wendell Berry

There is no reason that the universe should be designed for our convenience.

John D. Barrow

Whether he is an artist or not, the photographer is a joyous sensualist, for the simple reason that the eye traffics in feelings, not in thoughts.

Walker Evans

To give a reason for anything is to breed a doubt of it.

William Hazlitt

It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.

Thomas Mann

Racism is man's gravest threat to man - the maximum of hatred for a minimum of reason.

Abraham Joshua Heschel

When one man, for whatever reason, has the opportunity to lead an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself.

Jacques Yves Cousteau

I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.

William Blake

To read between the lines was easier than to follow the text.

Henry James

The moment you say, 'Please, give me a reason for this', then you are being impossible and temperamental.

Montserrat Caballe

A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.

Thomas Aquinas

Reason is a whore, surviving by simulation, versatility, and shamelessness.

E. M. Cioran

Our civilization is still in a middle stage, scarcely beast, in that it is no longer wholly guided by instinct; scarcely human, in that it is not yet wholly guided by reason.

Theodore Dreiser

Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

If you follow reason far enough it always leads to conclusions that are contrary to reason.

Samuel Butler

The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.

William Butler Yeats

A person possessed with an idea cannot be reasoned with.

James A. Froude

Reason has never failed men. Only force and repression have made the wrecks in the world.

William Allen White

Love is more pleasant than marriage for the same reason that novels are more amusing than history.

Nicolas Chamfort

I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.

Thomas Jefferson

There is really nothing more to say except why. But since why is difficult to handle, one must take refuge in how.

Toni Morrison

Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.

Iris Murdoch

The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes.

Andre Gide

If you want to be an orator, first get your great cause.

Wendell Phillips

The only hope I can see for the future depends on a wiser and braver use of the reason, not a panic flight from it.

F. L. Lucas

You say it is the good cause that hallows even war? I tell you: it is the good war that hallows every cause.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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