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Picture quote by Katrina Mayer about believe

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

Picture quote by Sayings about believe

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

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

Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

Before you quit remember why you started. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about happy

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

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

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

Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about love

No reason is needed for loving. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about inspirational

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

Picture quote about fate

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

Picture quote by Roy Bennett about help

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

Picture quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about live

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

Picture quote by Clint Eastwood about mind

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

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

Picture quote by Sayings about rejoice

New day: Ten thousand reasons to rejoice. ⏤ Sayings

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

Picture quote about inspirational

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

Picture quote by Jerry Seinfeld about reason

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

Picture quote by Zig Ziglar about people

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

Picture quote by Blaise Pascal about feeling

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

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.

Picture quote by Thomas Paine about reason

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

Picture quote by Vincent Van Gogh about inspirational

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

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.

Picture quote about crying

Cry as hard as you want too, but just make sure that when you're finished, you never cry for the same reason again,

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

John F. Kennedy, president

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, dramatist

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

Paulo Coelho, novelist

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.

Benjamin Franklin, president

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, novelist

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, physicist

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, architect

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

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

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

Doug Larson, cartoonist

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, musician

Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason.

Samuel Adams, revolutionary

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

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

Robert Frost, poet

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

Stanley Baldwin, statesman

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

Alfred North Whitehead, mathematician

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

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

Nothing is ever accomplished by a reasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

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

Sydney Smith, clergyman

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

C. S. Lewis, writer

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, musician

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

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

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

Ron Reagan, journalist

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,

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, activist

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

Elizabeth Gaskell, novelist

Strong reasons make strong actions.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

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, author

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

Virgil, poet

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

Little Richard, musician

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, statesman

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

Charles Baudelaire, poet

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, philosopher

if reason ruled the world would history even exist?

Ryszard Kapuscinski, journalist

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

Clint Eastwood, actor

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

Voltaire, writer

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


Truth never damages a cause that is just.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Take away the cause, and the effect ceases.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct.

Ovid, poet

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

Ayn Rand, writer

Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal.

Alexander Hamilton, politician

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

Sir Thomas Browne,

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

Thomas Aquinas, theologian

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

CharlesMaurice de Talleyrand,

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, painter

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

John Pierpont Morgan,

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

Voltaire, writer

Mathematics is the music of reason.

James Joseph Sylvester, mathematician

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

Chris Martin, musician

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, poet

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

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

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

Christopher Hitchens, author

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

John Dryden, poet

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, politician

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

Jay Leno, comedian

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

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

Humor is reason gone mad.

Groucho Marx, comedian

The more you reason the less you create.

Raymond Chandler, novelist

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, writer

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

Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,

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


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

Christopher Meloni, actor

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, artist

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, president

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, comedian

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, poet

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

Thomas Mann, writer

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

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, critic

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

Georg C. Lichtenberg, scientist

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

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

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

Abraham Joshua Heschel, educator

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

William Hazlitt, critic

Neither great poverty nor great riches will hear reason.

Henry Fielding, novelist

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

Henry James, writer

Men are blind in their own cause.

Heywood Broun, journalist

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

David Hume, philosopher

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

John Stuart Mill, philosopher

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

Montserrat Caballe, musician

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

John D. Barrow, scientist

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, photographer

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, explorer

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

William Blake, poet

We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Many roads lead to the path, but basically there are only two: reason and practice.

Bodhidharma, leader

Human beings are the only creatures who are able to behave irrationally in the name of reason.

Ashley Montagu, scientist

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, novelist

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

Wendell Phillips, activist

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

William Allen White, editor

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

William Butler Yeats, poet

Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.

Iris Murdoch, author

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

Toni Morrison, novelist

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, philosopher

A person possessed with an idea cannot be reasoned with.

James A. Froude, historian

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

Thomas Aquinas, theologian

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

E. M. Cioran,

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

Samuel Butler, poet

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

Nicolas Chamfort, writer

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