Authors that match 'reason'.

Harry Reasoner American Journalist (1923-1990)

Quotations that match 'reason'.

If you want to see mankind fully, look at a family. Within the family minds become organically one, and for this reason the family is total poetry. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Become Family Fully Look Mankind Minds Organically Poetry Reason See Total Want Within]
There are kids out there that are into Iron Maiden and others who are strictly into industrial music, but they come for the same reason; they all like us and they different things out of the band's music. Daisy Berkowitz
[ Band Come Different Industrial Into Iron Kids Maiden Music Others Out Reason Same Strictly Things Us]
China and the U.S. have a very symbiotic relationship which will not decline any time soon. There are more shared interests as compared to shared differences and for this reason relations will continue to be good. Mark Mobius
[ Any China Compared Continue Decline Differences Good Interests More Reason Relations Relationship Shared Soon Symbiotic Time Very Which Will]
The reason that there are so few good books written is that so few people who write know anything. Walter Bagehot
[ Anything Books Few Good Know Reason Write Written]
Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for existence; they go stark, raving mad. Fyodor Dostoevsky
[ Deprived Existence Go Lose Mad Meaningful Men Raving Reason Stark Their Women Work]
One reason I don't suffer Writer's Block is that I don't wait on the muse, I summon it at need. Piers Anthony
[ Block Muse Need Reason Suffer Summon Wait Writer]
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. Mary Kay Blakely
[ Compelling Deliver Every Expand God Home Knows Moment Now Old Place Reasons Scientific Start Stay Studies Their Them Time Trick Very Women Works World]
The reason the Romans built their great paved highways was because they had such inconvenient footwear. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Because Built Great Had Highways Inconvenient Paved Reason Romans Such Their]
I criticize those critics. The reason being that they're doing one of the worst things that ever can be done to an actor, which is to say, Look, you do what we like you to do or else. James Lipton
[ Actor Being Criticize Critics Doing Done Else Ever Look Reason Say Things Those Which Worst]
Some people say I appeared on the Phil Donahue show to tell "my" sex change story but I've never appeared on his show for any reason... not even as a member of the studio audience. Eileen Davidson
[ Any Appeared Audience Change Even His Member Never Phil Reason Say Sex Show Some Story Studio Tell]
On Being John Malkovich and the cinema of the absurd, I do enjoy it. I wish there were more like it. The very fact that there can't be more like it is one of the reasons it's admirable. Carter Burwell
[ Absurd Admirable Being Cinema Enjoy Fact John Malkovich More Reasons Very Were Wish]
I really do the conventions now for two reasons. Rene Auberjonois
[ Conventions Now Really Reasons Two]
I do that mostly because I believe that the fantasy business is in terrible trouble right now, for several reasons, not the least of which being the almost Democrat vs. Republican mentality of readers on the Internet. R. A. Salvatore
[ Almost Because Being Believe Business Democrat Fantasy Internet Least Mentality Mostly Now Readers Reasons Republican Right Several Terrible Trouble Which]
That's one of the reasons I moved to Florida. Of course, the main reason is the weather and the training. But there's more jealousy in Switzerland because it's so little and they don't have so many athletes. Martina Hingis
[ Athletes Because Course Florida Jealousy Little Main Many More Moved Reason Reasons Switzerland Training Weather]
I would say that without any doubt he's the killer - the law says beyond a reasonable doubt and to a moral certainty which I - there's no question that he was the killer of President Kennedy. Henry Wade
[ Any Beyond Certainty Doubt Kennedy Killer Law Moral President Question Reasonable Say Says Which Without Would]
Where the senses fail us, reason must step in. Galileo Galilei
[ Fail Must Reason Senses Step Us Where]
Things can fall apart, or threaten to, for many reasons, and then there's got to be a leap of faith. Ultimately, when you're at the edge, you have to go forward or backward; if you go forward, you have to jump together. Yo-Yo Ma
[ Apart Backward Edge Faith Fall Forward Go Got Jump Leap Many Reasons Then Things Threaten Together Ultimately]
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon. Alexander Pope Education
[ Anything Because Everything Learn Never Reason Some Soon Too Understand Will]
I don't believe in killing whatever the reason! John Lennon
[ Believe Killing Reason Whatever]
Make measurable progress in reasonable time. Jim Rohn
[ Make Measurable Progress Reasonable Time]
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. Richard Branson
[ Certainly Dyslexic Failed Grasp Had Interested Iq Left Old Reasons School Something Tests Understanding Whatsoever Would Years]
Any person seasoned with a just sense of the imperfections of natural reason, will fly to revealed truth with the greatest avidity. David Hume
[ Any Fly Greatest Imperfections Just Natural Person Reason Revealed Seasoned Sense Truth Will]
Fate is the endless chain of causation, whereby things are; the reason or formula by which the world goes on. Citium Zeno
[ Causation Chain Endless Fate Formula Goes Reason Things Whereby Which World]
A third ideal that has made its way in the modern world is reliance on reason, especially reason disciplined and enriched by modern science. An eternal basis of human intercommunication is reason. Emily Greene Balch
[ Basis Disciplined Enriched Especially Eternal Human Ideal Made Modern Reason Reliance Science Third Way World]
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get. Jim Rohn
[ Accomplish Always Far Get Goal Greater Major Makes Reason Setting Than Value Will]
But people ought to be proud to be Democrats right now. You know, we're a happy warrior party. And this Congress has every reason to be very, very proud of the heavy lifting that they have done. Tim Kaine
[ Congress Democrats Done Every Happy Heavy Know Lifting Now Ought Party Proud Reason Right Very Warrior]
It is not reason which makes faith hard, but life. Jean Ingelow
[ Faith Hard Life Makes Reason Which]
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
[ Artist Eye Feelings Joyous Photographer Reason Simple Thoughts Whether]
I believe Johnson understood that the reason was Vietnam. I also believe that he felt that if there was a way to communicate the real issues in Vietnam, that the reasons would be answered or understood. But there was just no way to communicate. Lew Wasserman
[ Also Answered Believe Communicate Felt Issues Johnson Just Real Reason Reasons Understood Vietnam Way Would]
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
[ Around Before Egos Entering Good Government Little Many Moderate New Positions President Reason Sizeable Some Their Will]
I write the poems first, with only a few exceptions for odd reasons, where I'm given the illustration first. Jack Prelutsky
[ Exceptions Few First Given Illustration Odd Only Poems Reasons Where Write]
In earlier religions the spirit of the time was expressed through the individual and confirmed by miracles. In modern religions the spirit is expressed through the many and confirmed by reason. Heinrich Heine
[ Confirmed Earlier Expressed Individual Many Miracles Modern Reason Religions Spirit Through Time]
The reason I'm travelling so much is because of reasons that weren't completely planned. Several of the shows became successful and were invited to go to other places and they've all happened at similar times. Matthew Bourne
[ Became Because Completely Go Happened Invited Much Other Places Planned Reason Reasons Several Shows Similar Successful Times Travelling Were Weren]
As long as the reason of man continues fallible, and he is at liberty to exercise it, different opinions will be formed. James Madison
[ Continues Different Exercise Fallible Formed Liberty Long Man Opinions Reason Will]
What writer wants to make compromises with story? Story is the only reason you're in it. David Simon
[ Compromises Make Only Reason Story Wants Writer]
Reason would lead us to the conclusion that Jehovah would not create a wonderful earth like this, permit man to bring it to a high state of cultivation in many places, and then completely destroy it. Joseph Franklin Rutherford
[ Bring Completely Conclusion Create Cultivation Destroy Earth High Jehovah Lead Man Many Permit Places Reason State Then Us Wonderful Would]
I like to play with someone who can cover a lot of ground and someone with whom you can discuss the language at a reasonable level; otherwise it gets a bit frustrating. Andy Summers
[ Bit Cover Discuss Frustrating Gets Ground Language Level Lot Otherwise Play Reasonable Someone Whom]
Therefore, I reasoned that study of the cell cycle responsible for the reproduction of cells was important and might even be illuminating about the nature of life. Paul Nurse
[ Cell Cells Cycle Even Illuminating Important Life Might Nature Reasoned Reproduction Responsible Study Therefore]
We had an apartment on west side of Central Park. The rent was very reasonable. We found out later that it belonged to a gangster called Legs Diamond and it was a front to his headquarters. It was fine. James Stewart
[ Apartment Belonged Called Central Diamond Fine Found Front Gangster Had Headquarters His Later Legs Out Park Reasonable Rent Side Very West]
Priests, she insisted, could not sin. It was a thing impossible. Everything that they did, and wished, was of course right. She hoped I would see the reasonableness and duty of the oaths I was to take, and be faithful to them. Maria Monk
[ Could Course Did Duty Everything Faithful Hoped Impossible Insisted Oaths Priests Reasonableness Right See She Sin Take Them Thing Wished Would]
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. Waylon Jennings
[ Alive Besides Boys Buddy Caused Dead Felt Guilty How Know Reason Some Somehow Those Thought Were]
That's probably half the reason I wanted to be in a band - I wanted to see the world. Jeff Ament
[ Band Half Probably Reason See Wanted World]
An actor should be ready to play any role within reason. For example, I think the most ridiculous thing for me to do would be to try and play Shakespeare. Glenn Ford
[ Actor Any Example Most Play Ready Reason Ridiculous Role Shakespeare Should Thing Think Try Within Would]
There is no good reason for our cattle producers to have such limited market access. Our beef is the best in the world, and we need to be allowed to reach global markets. Conrad Bums
[ Access Allowed Beef Best Cattle Global Good Limited Market Markets Need Our Producers Reach Reason Such World]
The reason given by the President in asking Congress to declare war against Germany is that the German government has declared certain war zones, within which, by the use of submarines, she sinks, without notice, American ships and destroys American lives. George William Norris
[ Against American Asking Certain Congress Declare Declared Destroys German Germany Given Government Lives Notice President Reason She Ships Sinks Submarines Use War Which Within Without Zones]
Sometimes in life one experiences an emotion which is so strong that it is difficult to think, or to reason. Eric Cantona
[ Difficult Emotion Experiences Life Reason Sometimes Strong Think Which]
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
[ Believe Man Might Reason Sleep Tell Useless Wake Well]
In my opinion it's not about gay or straight or bi, we're attracted to spirits, whatever body they're in. There are other reasons too, but that's how I see it. Dana Plato
[ Attracted Body Gay How Opinion Other Reasons See Spirits Straight Too Whatever]
If I stunk for some reason, you can always blame it on the character. Danny Aiello
[ Always Blame Character Reason Some Stunk]
Resorting to violence and the use of force at holy sites is unacceptable, whatever the reason might be. Ahmet Necdet Sezner
[ Force Holy Might Reason Resorting Sites Unacceptable Use Violence Whatever]
I've been attracted to imagery and occasionally I've drawn from it, but I never thought I'd be painting these paintings. I didn't have any desire to. I didn't think there was any reason to. William Wiley
[ Any Attracted Been Desire Drawn Imagery Never Occasionally Painting Paintings Reason These Think Thought]
Airlines go in the long run at the competition to reason. For the passenger the competition is good, because each competitor tries to undercut the other one. Niki Lauda
[ Airlines Because Competition Competitor Each Go Good Long Other Passenger Reason Run Tries Undercut]
We study the injustices of history for the same reason that we study genocide, and for the same reason that psychologists study the minds of murderers and rapists... to understand how those evil things came about. Jared Diamond
[ Came Evil Genocide History How Injustices Minds Murderers Psychologists Rapists Reason Same Study Things Those Understand]
There is no reason why marriage should necessarily compel an actress to forego her career. Billie Burke
[ Actress Career Compel Forego Her Marriage Necessarily Reason Should Why]
I would uphold the law if for no other reason but to protect myself. Thomas More
[ Law Myself Other Protect Reason Uphold Would]
We need a reason to speak but none to keep silent. Pierre Nicole
[ Keep Need None Reason Silent Speak]
The reason progress is slow is that we always expect other men to be the heroes and to live the heroic lives. But we all have hero stuff in us. In our sphere of life we can always live more heroically and triumphantly and grow in heroic stature. Wilferd A. Peterson
[ Always Expect Grow Hero Heroes Heroic Heroically Life Live Lives Men More Other Our Progress Reason Slow Sphere Stature Stuff Triumphantly Us]
The most important function of the university in an age of reason is to protect reason from itself. Allan Bloom
[ Age Function Important Itself Most Protect Reason University]
How many of us have been attracted to reason; first learned to think, to draw conclusions, to extract a moral from the follies of life, by some dazzling aphorism. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Aphorism Attracted Been Conclusions Dazzling Draw Extract First Follies How Learned Life Many Moral Reason Some Think Us]
There is no reason why, with the huge potential for market out there in the world for fuel-efficient vehicles, we can't be the cutting edge for change. Jennifer Granholm
[ Change Cutting Edge Huge Market Out Potential Reason Vehicles Why World]
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common. Denis Diderot
[ Combined Common Creative Diligent Exact Experiments Geniuses Means Must Nature Observation Our Profound Rarely Reason Reflection See These Three]
In the ordinary affairs of life we do not require nor expect demonstrative evidence, because it is inconsistent with the nature of matters of fact, and to insist on its production would be unreasonable and absurd. Simon Greenleaf
[ Absurd Affairs Because Demonstrative Evidence Expect Fact Inconsistent Insist Life Matters Nature Nor Ordinary Production Require Unreasonable Would]
A person possessed with an idea cannot be reasoned with. James Anthony Froude
[ Cannot Idea Person Possessed Reasoned]
We really love all sports, but we don't think in the long term. The reason we did Kingpin was because there was a script we really liked and we saw the possibilities. Peter Farrelly
[ Because Did Liked Long Love Possibilities Really Reason Saw Script Sports Term Think]
The most formidable weapon against errors of every kind is reason. Thomas Paine
[ Against Errors Every Formidable Kind Most Reason Weapon]
Like any other composer of opera, I choose a subject not for polemical reasons, but because it contains vivid characters in highly charged dramatic situations. Carlisle Floyd
[ Any Because Characters Charged Choose Composer Contains Dramatic Highly Opera Other Reasons Situations Subject Vivid]
The human rights community has focused very narrowly on political and civil rights for many decades, and with reason, but now we have to ask how can we broaden the view. Paul Farmer
[ Ask Broaden Civil Community Decades Focused How Human Many Narrowly Now Political Reason Rights Very View]
I started writing, or rather, thinking, stories as a child, and at that time the reason was very clear. John Sladek
[ Child Clear Rather Reason Started Stories Thinking Time Very Writing]
To write for PC reasons, because you think you ought to be dealing with this subject, is never going to yield anything that is really going to matter to anyone else. It has to matter to you. Rita Dove
[ Anyone Anything Because Dealing Else Going Matter Never Ought Pc Really Reasons Subject Think Write Yield]
We do have our finger on the pulse of the marketplace, if for no other reasons than having all these live events and listening to our audience all the time. Vince McMahon
[ Audience Events Finger Having Listening Live Marketplace Other Our Pulse Reasons Than These Time]
Every single note on this album is there for a reason. Vanessa Carlton
[ Album Every Note Reason Single]
I go on working for the same reason that a hen goes on laying eggs. H. L. Mencken
[ Eggs Go Goes Hen Laying Reason Same Working]
Faith begins where Reason sinks exhausted. Albert Pike
[ Begins Exhausted Faith Reason Sinks Where]
My first husband and I are still good friends and there is no earthly reason why I should not see him. Larry and I are very much in love. Vivien Leigh
[ Earthly First Friends Good Him Husband Larry Love Much Reason See Should Still Very Why]
Mathematicians have tried in vain to this day to discover some order in the sequence of prime numbers, and we have reason to believe that it is a mystery into which the human mind will never penetrate. Leonhard Euler
[ Believe Day Discover Human Into Mathematicians Mind Mystery Never Numbers Order Penetrate Prime Reason Sequence Some Tried Vain Which Will]
The reason that fiction is more interesting than any other form of literature, to those who really like to study people, is that in fiction the author can really tell the truth without humiliating himself. Jim Rohn
[ Any Author Fiction Form Himself Humiliating Interesting Literature More Other Really Reason Study Tell Than Those Truth Without]
The other reason that I am here today, again from the State Department and from the court record of the court of appeals, is that when I am abroad I speak out against the injustices against the Negro people of this land. Paul Robeson
[ Abroad Again Against Am Appeals Court Department Here Injustices Land Negro Other Out Reason Record Speak State Today]
No administration could stop the tidal wave of immigration that swept over the land; no political party could restrain or control the enterprise of our people, and no reasonable man could desire to check the march of civilization. Nelson A. Miles
[ Administration Check Civilization Control Could Desire Enterprise Immigration Land Man March Our Over Party Political Reasonable Restrain Stop Swept Tidal Wave]
The reason I do interviews is because I'm protecting my songs. Bjork
[ Because Interviews Protecting Reason Songs]
When kindness has left people, even for a few moments, we become afraid of them as if their reason had left them. When it has left a place where we have always found it, it is like shipwreck; we drop from security into something malevolent and bottomless. Willa Cather
[ Afraid Always Become Bottomless Drop Even Few Found Had Into Kindness Left Malevolent Moments Place Reason Security Shipwreck Something Their Them Where]
Use the losses and failures of the past as a reason for action, not inaction. Charles J. Givens
[ Action Failures Inaction Losses Past Reason Use]
Reason clears and plants the wilderness of the imagination to harvest the wheat of art. Austin O'Malley
[ Art Clears Harvest Imagination Plants Reason Wheat Wilderness]
The world has always gone through periods of madness so as to advance a bit on the road to reason. Hermann Broch
[ Advance Always Bit Gone Madness Periods Reason Road Through World]
Before the monopoly should be permitted, there must be reason to believe it will do some good - for society, and not just for monopoly holders. Lawrence Lessig
[ Before Believe Good Holders Just Monopoly Must Permitted Reason Should Society Some Will]
My energy to sing, I get it from my singing. Singing was not a reason to make a living. This is the only thing I wanted to do. Nana Mouskouri
[ Energy Get Living Make Only Reason Sing Singing Thing Wanted]
A man's real life is that accorded to him in the thoughts of other men by reason of respect or natural love. Joseph Conrad
[ Accorded Him Life Love Man Men Natural Other Real Reason Respect Thoughts]
Reason commands us far more imperiously than a master; for in disobeying the one we are unfortunate, and in disobeying the other we are fools. Blaise Pascal
[ Commands Far Fools Master More Other Reason Than Unfortunate Us]
There is no reason why I should call myself a democrat. Aleksandr Lebed
[ Call Democrat Myself Reason Should Why]
For that reason you can't write with music playing, and anyone who says he can is either writing badly, or not listening to the music, or lying. You need to hear what you're writing, and for that you need silence. Philip Pullman
[ Anyone Badly Either Hear Listening Lying Music Need Playing Reason Says Silence Write Writing]
I could only speak in the smallest, most intimate circles about the real reasons which made me undertake the changeover of the plants for certain lines of production for I had to expect that many people would not understand me. Gustav Krupp
[ Certain Circles Could Expect Had Intimate Lines Made Many Most Only Plants Production Real Reasons Smallest Speak Understand Undertake Which Would]
What We want is to make it possible for our unfortunate people to live a life of industry for it is by steady work alone that we hope for our physical and moral rehabilitation. For this reason above all we have undertaken to rally our people around our ideal. Theodor Herzl
[ Above Alone Around Hope Ideal Industry Life Live Make Moral Our Physical Possible Rally Reason Rehabilitation Steady Undertaken Unfortunate Want Work]
The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Appearance Directly Discovery Effectively Error False Into Mislead More Opinion Powers Preconceived Prejudice Present Prevented Reasoning Things Truth Weakness Which]
For, just as it has been said that there is no half-way house between Rome and Reason, so it may be said that there is no half-way house between State Socialism and Anarchism. Benjamin Tucker
[ Anarchism Been Between Half-Way House Just May Reason Rome Said Socialism State]
When somebody gives up their friends and everything they do just to be with a person, they wake up miserable one day. They're denying themselves for no real reason other than they think that's the thing to do. Brian Austin Green
[ Day Denying Everything Friends Gives Just Miserable Other Person Real Reason Somebody Than Their Themselves Thing Think Up Wake]
A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason. J. P. Morgan Leadership
[ Always Anything Doing Good Man Real Reason Reasons Two]
Reason is the enemy of faith. Martin Luther
[ Enemy Faith Reason]
Politeness is as much concerned in answering letters within a reasonable time, as it is in returning a bow, immediately. Philip Stanhope
[ Answering Bow Concerned Immediately Letters Much Politeness Reasonable Returning Time Within]
One of the reasons I came to Berkeley was because I saw so many students of all different colors speaking so many different languages and ferociously presenting all these different views. I thought, this is the 21st century and I want to be here! June Jordan
[ Because Berkeley Came Century Colors Different Ferociously Here Languages Many Presenting Reasons Saw Speaking Students These Thought Views Want]
There's a reason why every human society has fiction. It teaches us how to be 'good,' to behave in a way that is for the benefit of the whole community. Orson Scott Card
[ Behave Benefit Community Every Fiction Good How Human Reason Society Teaches Us Way Whole Why]
I would never play any role in anything that involves the United Nations for obvious reasons. Kojo Annan
[ Any Anything Involves Nations Never Obvious Play Reasons Role United Would]
I do not have a brain that I long for in dealing with matters of which I am ignorant, that don't come within my ken and a rationale, a reason, and argument and so on, and I can't do that and I'm not in that bracket at all. Richard Attenborough
[ Am Argument Bracket Brain Come Dealing Ignorant Ken Long Matters Rationale Reason Which Within]
I am not the archetypal leading man. This is mainly for one reason: as you may have noticed, I have no hair. Patrick Stewart
[ Am Archetypal Hair Leading Mainly Man May Noticed Reason]
There are things so deep and complex that only intuition can reach it in our stage of development as human beings. And to Poe... well, a great logician could be an enemy to him, what he called conventional world reason. John Astin
[ Beings Called Complex Conventional Could Deep Development Enemy Great Him Human Intuition Logician Only Our Poe Reach Reason Stage Things Well World]
I now have to find a reason to write, every single day. Walter Jon Williams
[ Day Every Find Now Reason Single Write]
Once my heart was captured, reason was shown the door, deliberately and with a sort of frantic joy. I accepted everything, I believed everything, without struggle, without suffering, without regret, without false shame. How can one blush for what one adores? George Sand
[ Accepted Adores Believed Blush Captured Deliberately Door Everything False Frantic Heart How Joy Once Reason Regret Shame Shown Sort Struggle Suffering Without]
The Leader of the Opposition's constitutional obligation - the obligation to Parliament - it's the reason we did the merger! - is to make sure Canadians have an alternative for government. Stephen Harper
[ Alternative Canadians Constitutional Did Government Leader Make Merger Obligation Opposition Parliament Reason Sure]
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. Terrence Howard
[ Actor Artist Beautiful Because Complete Most Paint Reason Trying Ultimately]
And the White Album is important to me for different reasons. One - I had left the band on the White Album. Ringo Starr
[ Album Band Different Had Important Left Reasons White]
But the reason I became, why I wanted to be in the business was because there was Midnight Cowboy. Jodie Foster
[ Became Because Business Cowboy Midnight Reason Wanted Why]
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire. Aristotle
[ Actions Causes Chance Compulsions Desire Habit Human More Nature Passion Reason Seven These]
No scoundrel is so stupid as to not find a reason for his vile conduct. Shakti Gawain
[ Conduct Find His Reason Scoundrel Stupid Vile]
A radical generally meant a man who thought he could somehow pull up the root without affecting the flower. A conservative generally meant a man who wanted to conserve everything except his own reason for conserving anything. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Affecting Anything Conservative Conserve Conserving Could Everything Except Flower Generally His Man Meant Own Pull Radical Reason Root Somehow Thought Up Wanted Without]
It is very reasonable to worry about the harm done by organized religion, and to prefer looser and more private arrangements. Mary Douglas
[ Arrangements Done Harm Looser More Organized Prefer Private Reasonable Religion Very Worry]
The best reason why Monarchy is a strong government is, that it is an intelligible government. The mass of mankind understand it, and they hardly anywhere in the world understand any other. Walter Bagehot
[ Any Anywhere Best Government Hardly Intelligible Mankind Mass Monarchy Other Reason Strong Understand Why World]
The reason I took Early Edition - besides the fact that I liked it - was that it enabled me to start a production company in New York City. It's a low-budget film company to produce and direct movies. Fisher Stevens
[ Besides City Company Direct Early Edition Enabled Fact Film Liked Low-Budget Movies New Produce Production Reason Start Took York]
I'm really interested in writing a piece of music that will move you, that will really move you. That is really the only reason that I'm writing music. Leo Ornstein
[ Interested Move Music Only Piece Really Reason Will Writing]
Residuals from Australia, from the Mission Magic show, saved my butt. So there is a reason for everything. Rick Springfield
[ Australia Everything Magic Mission Reason Residuals Saved Show]
I'm hyperactive, and I went in the studio and I would just start making records, for no reason. Puff Daddy
[ Just Making Reason Records Start Studio Went Would]
I remember going for the first time to a place called The Roxy in New York because you can see people breakdancing there. That's the only reason I went! It's amazing, kids are still doing that. Chris Frantz
[ Amazing Because Called Doing First Going Kids New Only Place Reason Remember See Still Time Went York]
But if you really want to get involved in making a difference, you can stay at home with your family and have a job and make a reasonable living without having to be on an airplane all of the time, then you ought to go back home and run for School Board. Birch Bayh
[ Airplane Back Board Difference Family Get Go Having Home Involved Job Living Make Making Ought Really Reasonable Run School Stay Then Time Want Without Your]
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. Marcus Aurelius
[ Accordingly Care Depends Entertain Guard Happiness Life Nature Notions Quality Reasonable Take Therefore Thoughts Unsuitable Upon Virtue Your]
Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune. For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure in events that dismay the rest of humanity. Russell Baker Politics
[ Dismay Events Humanity Indecent Misfortune Often Pleasure Reason Reporters Rest Take Thrive World]
Many roads lead to the path, but basically there are only two: reason and practice. Bodhidharma
[ Basically Lead Many Only Path Practice Reason Roads Two]
People do more important jobs than acting in film that should be recognised, but for some reason it's big money, so people are elevated in status. If I was a bus driver, I'm sure you wouldn't be interviewing me. Adam Garcia
[ Acting Big Bus Driver Elevated Film Important Interviewing Jobs Money More Reason Recognised Should Some Status Sure Than]
Whatever the reason is, I hope we can finish talking about the Olympics. It's gone, it's behind us. The schedule wasn't proper for players who went there and there is some fatigue in a lot guys' play right now. Saku Koivu
[ Behind Fatigue Finish Gone Guys Hope Lot Now Olympics Play Players Proper Reason Right Schedule Some Talking Us Went Whatever]
It's happened time and time again, but the committee has always decided against it-the work was too conservative or didn't fit within the budget; there are millions of different reasons. Tracey Emin
[ Again Against Always Budget Committee Conservative Decided Different Fit Happened Millions Reasons Time Too Within Work]
I have never sought the reason why I write. Nathalie Sarraute
[ Never Reason Sought Why Write]
We have no reason to think that human cloning will not work - it works in primates - but it may take many, many attempts. Wolf Reik
[ Attempts Cloning Human Many May Primates Reason Take Think Will Work Works]
A true history of human events would show that a far larger proportion of our acts are the result of sudden impulse and accident than of that reason of which we so much boast. Peter Cooper
[ Accident Acts Boast Events Far History Human Impulse Larger Much Our Proportion Reason Result Show Sudden Than True Which Would]
No one ever lacks a good reason for suicide. Cesare Pavese
[ Ever Good Lacks Reason Suicide]
I'm just a bleeping maniac in straight clothing. There's no reason to dress my monster up. Glenn Frey
[ Clothing Dress Just Maniac Monster Reason Straight Up]
Surrender to life itself and you'll just be rewarded with so many things. And I've been rewarded so many times, in so many mysterious ways. So I have no reason to be disappointed with anything. Jason Mraz
[ Anything Been Disappointed Itself Just Life Many Mysterious Reason Rewarded Surrender Things Times Ways]
The only reason I'm coming out here tomorrow is the schedule says I have to. Sparky Anderson
[ Coming Here Only Out Reason Says Schedule Tomorrow]
The belief that there are other life forms in the universe is a matter of faith. There is not a single shred of evidence for any other life forms, and in forty years of searching, none has been discovered. There is absolutely no evidentiary reason to maintain this belief. Michael Crichton
[ Absolutely Any Been Belief Discovered Evidence Faith Forms Forty Life Maintain Matter None Other Reason Searching Shred Single Universe Years]
The old series of sittings with Mrs. Piper convinced me of survival for reasons which I should find it hard to formulate in any strict fashion, but that was their distinct effect. Oliver Joseph Lodge
[ Any Convinced Distinct Effect Fashion Find Formulate Hard Mrs Old Piper Reasons Series Should Strict Survival Their Which]
There have been many different artists that have been inspirational. I suppose the question is directed to what was the reason why I went into fantasy illustration. Boris Vallejo
[ Artists Been Different Directed Fantasy Illustration Inspirational Into Many Question Reason Suppose Went Why]
How long soever it hath continued, if it be against reason, it is of no force in law. Edward Coke
[ Against Continued Force Hath How Law Long Reason]
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason, and justice tell me I ought to do. Edmund Burke
[ Humanity Justice Lawyer May Ought Reason Tell Tells]
I've become wary of interviews in which you're forced to go back over the reasons why you made certain decisions. You tend to rationalize what you've done, to intellectually review a process that is often intuitive. Peter Weir
[ Back Become Certain Decisions Done Forced Go Intellectually Interviews Intuitive Made Often Over Process Rationalize Reasons Review Tend Wary Which Why]
Of course there may well be particular reasons why Spencer rather than others is dead, as there were also particular reasons why he rather than others made such a stir. Talcott Parsons
[ Also Course Dead Made May Others Particular Rather Reasons Spencer Stir Such Than Well Were Why]
The lecturer should give the audience full reason to believe that all his powers have been exerted for their pleasure and instruction. Michael Faraday
[ Audience Been Believe Exerted Full Give His Instruction Lecturer Pleasure Powers Reason Should Their]
This death cult has no reason and is beyond negotiation. This is what makes it so frightening. This is what causes so many to engage in a sort of mental diversion. They don't want to confront this horror. So they rush off in search of more comprehensible things to hate. David Brooks
[ Beyond Causes Comprehensible Confront Cult Death Diversion Engage Frightening Hate Horror Makes Many Mental More Negotiation Off Reason Rush Search Sort Things Want]
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason. Francis Bacon
[ Armor Fort Fortitude Marshal Reason Thought Will]
I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Always Am Busy Chief Perhaps Reason Well Which Why]
This is a world in which reasons are made up because reality is too painful. Barry Diller
[ Because Made Painful Reality Reasons Too Up Which World]
The only reason I ever played golf in the first place was so I could afford to hunt and fish. Sam Snead
[ Afford Could Ever First Fish Golf Hunt Only Place Played Reason]
I was always ready to leave England for some absurd reason. Claire Forlani
[ Absurd Always England Leave Ready Reason Some]
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but sets off every great talent which a man can be possessed of. Joseph Addison
[ Does Eloquence Every Great Just Man Modesty Off Only Possessed Reasonable Recommend Sets Talent Which]
Trying different things is very important to me. I see people and want to wear their clothes and drive in their cars for awhile. That's probably one reason I became an actor. Fred Ward
[ Actor Awhile Became Cars Clothes Different Drive Important Probably Reason See Their Things Trying Very Want Wear]
History is full of really good stories. That's the main reason I got into this racket: I want to make the argument that history is interesting. Sarah Vowell
[ Argument Full Good Got History Interesting Into Main Make Racket Really Reason Stories Want]
There is just no reason why the richest nation in the world can't provide health care to all its people. Christine Gregoire
[ Care Health Just Nation Provide Reason Richest Why World]
A better educated electorate might change the reason many persons vote. Lyn Nofziger
[ Better Change Educated Electorate Many Might Persons Reason Vote]
When a violent minority that crosses color lines comes to believe that killing those you know or do not know is a reasonable solution to problems, we are in need of another vision. Stanley Crouch
[ Another Believe Color Comes Crosses Killing Know Lines Minority Need Problems Reasonable Solution Those Violent Vision]
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know. Alexis Carrel
[ Analysis Gifted Great Intuition Know Men Need Reasoning Without]
I think Bush's immigration proposal is treason and he should be impeached. Peter Brimelow
[ Bush Immigration Impeached Proposal Should Think Treason]
This principle is old, but true as fate, Kings may love treason, but the traitor hate. Thomas Dekker
[ Fate Hate Kings Love May Old Principle Traitor Treason True]
There are all sorts of reasons why I don't do much work in the theatre, the main one being that after two performances I feel I've given all I can. I hate repetition, I really do. It's like asking a painter to paint he same picture every day of his life. Peter Cushing
[ After Asking Being Day Every Feel Given Hate His Life Main Much Paint Painter Performances Picture Really Reasons Repetition Same Sorts Theatre Two Why Work]
Words are the children of reason and, therefore, can't explain it. They really can't translate feeling because they're not part of it. That's why it bugs me when people try to analyze jazz as an intellectual theorem. It's not. It's feeling. Bill Evans
[ Analyze Because Bugs Children Explain Feeling Intellectual Jazz Part Really Reason Theorem Therefore Translate Try Why Words]
When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different. George Santayana
[ Agree Always Conclusions Different Men Only Reasons Their Women]
Nations have always good reasons for being what they are, and the best of all is that they cannot be otherwise. Marquis De Custine
[ Always Being Best Cannot Good Nations Otherwise Reasons]
Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely- read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely. Hesketh Pearson
[ Accurately Fact Learned Man Misquotation Never Obvious Pride Privilege Quotes Rather Read Reason Too Widely]
The reason I dislike talking about the creative process is that I do have a creative process that is a winner and it's a sure thing. Garth Hudson
[ Creative Dislike Process Reason Sure Talking Thing Winner]
The human condition today is better than it's ever been, and technology is one of the reasons for that. Tom Clancy
[ Been Better Condition Ever Human Reasons Technology Than Today]
I think every age has a medium that talks to it more eloquently than the others. In the 19th century it was symphonic music and the novel. For various technical and artistic reasons, film became that eloquent medium for the 20th century. Walter Murch
[ Age Artistic Became Century Eloquent Eloquently Every Film Medium More Music Novel Others Reasons Symphonic Talks Technical Than Think Various]
Baseball gets better for whatever reason. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Baseball Better Gets Reason Whatever]
For some reason, and for a time such as this, God has given me favor with kings and princes. Michael W. Smith
[ Favor Given God Kings Princes Reason Some Such Time]
I'm just one of the lucky people. I have no other reason for my longevity. Johnny Mathis
[ Just Longevity Lucky Other Reason]
I've always written very tightly, and there's a good reason for that. There's no point in using words that you're not going to apply. Theodore Sturgeon
[ Always Apply Going Good Point Reason Tightly Using Very Words Written]
The sure conviction that we could if we wanted to is the reason so many good minds are idle. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Conviction Could Good Idle Many Minds Reason Sure Wanted]
I'm of the mind that life is a risk, every time you leave your house it's a risk, and I see no reason to go through life with my hands tied behind my back for any reason. I'd be foolish to let something stop me from doing what I love to do. Thomas Jane
[ Any Back Behind Doing Every Foolish Go Hands House Leave Life Love Mind Reason Risk See Something Stop Through Tied Time Your]
Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so painfully aware of the alternative. John Kenneth Galbraith Politics
[ Alternative Aware Liberalism More Painfully Reason Think]
The reason we have not gone to newspapers is because its a slow growth industry and I think they are dying. I'm not sure there will be newspapers in 10 years. I read newspapers every day. I even read Murdoch's Wall Street Journal. Sumner Redstone
[ Because Day Dying Even Every Gone Growth Industry Journal Murdoch Newspapers Read Reason Slow Street Sure Think Wall Will Years]
All the interests of my reason, speculative as well as practical, combine in the three following questions: 1. What can I know? 2. What ought I to do? 3. What may I hope? Immanuel Kant
[ Combine Following Hope Interests Know May Ought Practical Questions Reason Speculative Three Well]
I think that things happen for a reason. Dave Davies
[ Happen Reason Things Think]
You can have immediate regrets, but if you look at stuff and say, 'Things happen for a reason', there's a fatalistic thing about it. Something will happen that will justify it in some way. Martin Landau
[ Happen Immediate Justify Look Reason Regrets Say Some Something Stuff Thing Things Way Will]
I believe that everything in life happens for a reason. Boris Becker
[ Believe Everything Happens Life Reason]
People go to church for the same reasons they go to a tavern: to stupefy themselves, to forget their misery, to imagine themselves, for a few minutes anyway, free and happy. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Anyway Church Few Forget Free Go Happy Imagine Minutes Misery Reasons Same Tavern Their Themselves]
For these reasons, women tend to rely more heavily on Social Security in their retirement than do men. Steve Israel
[ Heavily Men More Reasons Rely Retirement Security Social Tend Than Their These Women]
Truth is, you make albums, and some of those songs are hits, and some of the greatest hits albums have songs that weren't hits. You have a career, the reason why we're still around 10 years is that we do have successful songs. Adam Duritz
[ Albums Around Career Greatest Hits Make Reason Some Songs Still Successful Those Truth Weren Why Years]
Love is the reason you were born. Dorothy Fields
[ Born Love Reason Were]
The concern around probable questions, which in a sense have been hidden, will grow around the world and the matter is critical, the reason we are doing all this is so we can respond correctly to what is reported to be a major catastrophe on the African continent. Thabo Mbeki
[ African Around Been Catastrophe Concern Continent Correctly Critical Doing Grow Hidden Major Matter Probable Questions Reason Reported Respond Sense Which Will World]
The most cogent reason for restricting the interference of government is the great evil of adding unnecessarily to its power. John Stuart Mill
[ Adding Evil Government Great Interference Most Power Reason Restricting Unnecessarily]
Example has more followers than reason. We unconsciously imitate what pleases us, and approximate to the characters we most admire. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Admire Approximate Characters Example Followers Imitate More Most Pleases Reason Than Unconsciously Us]
Reasonable, even intelligent people can, and frequently do, disagree on how best to achieve peace in the Middle East, but, peace must be the goal of our foreign policy tools, whether they be by the stick or by the carrot. Nick Rahall
[ Achieve Best Carrot Disagree East Even Foreign Frequently Goal How Intelligent Middle Must Our Peace Policy Reasonable Stick Tools Whether]
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. William Penn
[ Candle Extinguishes Many Mind Much Natural Oppression Reading Reason Scholars Senseless Which World]
I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home, and still stronger reasons for bachelors to go out. George Eliot
[ Bachelors Function Go Home Husbands Know Make Out Proper Reasons Should Stay Still Stronger Women]
My other Main Man is Muhamed Ali, for the obvious reasons. Randy Castillo
[ Ali Main Man Obvious Other Reasons]
I couldn't put my finger on one reason why we broke up. It was time, and we were spreading out. They were spreading out more than I was. I would've stayed with the band. Ringo Starr
[ Band Broke Finger More Out Put Reason Spreading Stayed Than Time Up Were Why Would]
And I figured out that the reason I couldn't get through the day as well as I can now is because I had too many things on my mind, on my plate, you know, for one person to have. So I started to eliminate some of the things that were too heavy to carry and unnecessary. Erykah Badu
[ Because Carry Day Eliminate Figured Get Had Heavy Know Many Mind Now Out Person Plate Reason Some Started Things Through Too Unnecessary Well Were]
Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason. Jerry Seinfeld
[ Less Reason Road Sometimes Traveled]
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. Helen Garner
[ Advance Because Crossroads Enough Established Fiction Get Kind Know Life Mean Money Now Reasonable Some Take Wanted Way Well Which Writer]
So it's sheer terror, but then, this is the whole reason that we went so long to Doctor Simons, was to get rid of all these... mixed feelings that we had. Betty Hill
[ Doctor Feelings Get Had Long Mixed Reason Rid Sheer Terror Then These Went Whole]
Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism. Anton Chekhov
[ Chastity Electricity Humanity Justice Love More Reason Steam Tell Than Vegetarianism]
Adam's abduction was our private hell - but it was not an isolated incident. On any given day, any number of children are absent from their homes for diverse and numerous reasons. John Walsh
[ Abduction Absent Adam Any Children Day Diverse Given Hell Homes Incident Isolated Number Numerous Our Private Reasons Their]
I had made a decision early on that we were going to do the right things and that if they worked we were going to be very successful. And if for some reason they didn't, all the claims and the protestations and the excuses wouldn't make any difference. John Engler
[ Any Claims Decision Difference Early Excuses Going Had Made Make Reason Right Some Successful Things Very Were Worked]
Warner Bros offered me the next Batman, and the only reason that I didn't do it was because of The Saint. Val Kilmer
[ Batman Because Bros Next Offered Only Reason Saint Warner]
One of the reasons people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure. John W. Gardner
[ Become Failure Learning Less Reasons Risk Stop Willing]
Now, Marlon and I - for some reason, even today - even today, we can't say two words to each other. We really can't talk to each other. You know, I say to him - Marlon can't talk. I mean, he'd talk to you. But he can't talk. Anthony Quinn
[ Each Even Him Know Marlon Mean Now Other Really Reason Say Some Talk Today Two Words]
They taught us because they wanted to pass the knowledge on and educate young musicians. It was not because they had to teach because they failed as musicians. There is a huge difference in the reasons why someone is teaching and what they can offer and what they cannot offer. Miroslav Vitous
[ Because Cannot Difference Educate Failed Had Huge Knowledge Musicians Offer Pass Reasons Someone Taught Teach Teaching Us Wanted Why Young]
From a technical point of view, there seemed to me to be absolutely no reason why - with the existing technology - we couldn't do very high quality audio, because whereas the boom in digital graphics is ongoing, the boom in digital audio has already happened. Thomas Dolby
[ Absolutely Already Audio Because Boom Digital Existing Graphics Happened High Ongoing Point Quality Reason Seemed Technical Technology Very View Whereas Why]
If I wasn't bound to Brooklyn, due to my own personal reasons like taking care of my mother and the fact that this is where the band is based, I would probably move to Iceland. Peter Steele
[ Band Based Bound Brooklyn Care Due Fact Iceland Mother Move Own Personal Probably Reasons Taking Where Would]
I do not want to go into its physical reasons: the construction of the human body is different from that of carnivorous animals. But man's intelligence is such that it can be utilised to defend any-thing he does, whether right or wrong. Morarji Desai
[ Animals Body Construction Defend Different Does Go Human Intelligence Into Man Physical Reasons Right Such Want Whether Wrong]
The only reason I would have liked to have gone to university is because I like cricket. Not a very good reason to want to go, but as good as any, I suppose. Jeffrey Bernard
[ Any Because Cricket Go Gone Good Liked Only Reason Suppose University Very Want Would]
I think there are a lot of reasons to be critical of the media in America. Laura Bush
[ America Critical Lot Media Reasons Think]
Our reason arises, at the very least, from this twofold lesson of sensuous revelations and human testimonies. Johann G. Hamann
[ Arises Human Least Lesson Our Reason Revelations Sensuous Testimonies Twofold Very]
By reason of weird translation, many such sets of instructions read like poems anyhow. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Anyhow Instructions Many Poems Read Reason Sets Such Translation Weird]
What farmers require is, that the prices should be moderate, and the markets steady; and for this reason I did, in 1826, 1827, and 1828, take the course which I would now recommend to the House. Joseph Hume
[ Course Did Farmers House Markets Moderate Now Prices Reason Recommend Require Should Steady Take Which Would]
The inspired Scriptures make the clear distinction between false and true riches and make plain the reason why happiness is gained and fully enjoyed only by those who find true riches. Joseph Franklin Rutherford
[ Between Clear Distinction Enjoyed False Find Fully Gained Happiness Inspired Make Only Plain Reason Riches Scriptures Those True Why]
Such as have reason, understanding, or common sense, will, and ought to make use of it in those things that concern themselves and their posterity, and suspect the words of such as are interested in deceiving or persuading them not to see with their own eyes. Algernon Sydney
[ Common Concern Deceiving Eyes Interested Make Ought Own Persuading Posterity Reason See Sense Such Suspect Their Them Themselves Things Those Understanding Use Will Words]
I think we're doing the right things for the right reasons. We're not doing it to sell products. We're not doing it to be popular. We're doing it because in our judgment these stories are important to do, and at this length and this much depth. Bob Edwards
[ Because Depth Doing Important Judgment Length Much Our Popular Products Reasons Right Sell Stories These Things Think]
If there be any plausible reason for supposing that we have the right to legislate on the slave interests of the District, you cannot put down the investigation of the subject out of doors, by refusing to receive petitions. Caleb Cushing
[ Any Cannot District Doors Down Interests Investigation Legislate Out Petitions Plausible Put Reason Receive Refusing Right Slave Subject Supposing]
The American struggle for the vote was much more difficult than the English for the simple reason that it was much more easy. Rebecca West
[ American Difficult Easy English More Much Reason Simple Struggle Than Vote]
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe. Voltaire Faith
[ Believe Believing Beyond Consists Faith Power Reason]
When I was a child and teenager I read whenever I had the opportunity, but since then I've found it hard to read as much as I'd like, children, work, and pets all providing powerful incentives to escape into a book and a practical reason why I rarely do so. Louise Brown
[ Book Child Children Escape Found Had Hard Incentives Into Much Opportunity Pets Powerful Practical Providing Rarely Read Reason Since Teenager Then Whenever Why Work]
You might hold an ethical position that it's wrong to lie, but if you have plans for a war in Iraq, and you want to keep them secret for practical reasons - to reduce casualties, perhaps - and someone asks you about those plans, you may need to lie for a 'good' outcome. Peter Singer
[ Asks Casualties Ethical Good Hold Iraq Keep Lie May Might Need Outcome Perhaps Plans Position Practical Reasons Reduce Secret Someone Them Those Want War Wrong]
Getting even is one reason for writing. William H. Gass
[ Even Getting Reason Writing]
We do foreign assistance for altruistic reasons, certainly for humanitarian reasons, of course. But the main reason we do foreign assistance is we do it in the American national interest. Roger Wicker
[ Altruistic American Assistance Certainly Course Foreign Humanitarian Interest Main National Reason Reasons]
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right. John Donne Faith
[ Faith Hand Her Left Our Reason Right Soul]
Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Age Fear Few Had Living Long Middle Reason Sad Sake Such Think Were Women Worth Years Youth]
Writing is finally play, and there's no reason why you should get paid for playing. Irwin Shaw
[ Finally Get Paid Play Playing Reason Should Why Writing]
For many of those who had historically supported welfare programs in the broadest sense, it was perfectly reasonable to enact legislation in which poor people were the objects of efforts to assist them. Barney Frank
[ Assist Broadest Efforts Enact Had Historically Legislation Many Objects Perfectly Poor Programs Reasonable Sense Supported Them Those Welfare Were Which]
A lot of people put all that stuff on a pedestal, and they won't touch it. But I don't think that's the reason they did that. I think they played that stuff out of pure joy. Brian Setzer
[ Did Joy Lot Out Pedestal Played Pure Put Reason Stuff Think Touch Won]
Love never reasons, but profusely gives; it gives like a thoughtless prodigal its all, and then trembles least it has done to little. Hannah More
[ Done Gives Least Little Love Never Prodigal Reasons Then Thoughtless Trembles]
At one point in your life, you'll have the thing you want or the reasons why you don't. Andy Roddick
[ Life Point Reasons Thing Want Why Your]
So I became a producer because I knew one of the reasons was they didn't do them the way I thought was right. Lee Hazlewood
[ Became Because Knew Producer Reasons Right Them Thought Way]
We do, and there is a law in the United States - the Torture Convention - that prohibits the United States from deporting an individual to a country where there is a reasonable expectation that he will be subjected to torture - physical, mental or otherwise. Jonathan Shapiro
[ Convention Country Expectation Individual Law Mental Otherwise Physical Prohibits Reasonable States Subjected Torture United Where Will]
The camera is my tool. Through it I give a reason to everything around me. Andre Kertesz
[ Around Camera Everything Give Reason Through Tool]
It's useless to try and make rhyme or reason of it, because one guy thinks one thing and the other guy sees a whole other thing. So I try not to take them too seriously. Lately I have them screened so I only read the positive ones. David Zucker
[ Because Guy Lately Make Ones Only Other Positive Read Reason Rhyme Screened Sees Seriously Take Them Thing Thinks Too Try Useless Whole]
Not merely can people like me write things that would never have been printed before but I think an enormously dramatic change has taken place in public opinion, possibly for the wrong reasons. Anthony Holden
[ Been Before Change Dramatic Enormously Merely Never Opinion Place Possibly Printed Public Reasons Taken Things Think Would Write Wrong]
I don't believe in an annual dose of film music for the sake of it being film music. If we program film music, it will be because there is a real artistic reason for doing so. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Annual Artistic Because Being Believe Doing Dose Film Music Program Real Reason Sake Will]
I think things happened the way they did for a reason. Aaron Neville
[ Did Happened Reason Things Think Way]
My weaknesses are my jumps. The reason is that although I land them in practice, when I actually compete or perform, I should let my body go and stabilize my mind better. Also, I need to work on not letting negative thoughts and emotions get to me on the ice. Oksana Baiul
[ Actually Also Although Better Body Compete Emotions Get Go Ice Jumps Land Letting Mind Need Negative Perform Practice Reason Should Stabilize Them Thoughts Weaknesses Work]
When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself. Tecumseh
[ Fault Food Give Joy Lies Life Light Living Morning Reason Rise See Strength Thanks Your Yourself]
There's a reason I moved to NYC, and if I listed all the musicians on my list you'd grow weary. Trevor Dunn
[ Grow List Listed Moved Musicians Nyc Reason Weary]
It doesn't really seem any different anywhere. I'd say it seems like we're biggest in Australia. It's just that we've always been this underground band and for some reason in the last month has been starting to go overground. Jon Crosby
[ Always Any Anywhere Australia Band Been Biggest Different Go Just Last Month Really Reason Say Seem Seems Some Starting Underground]
I hope my work has inspired young artists. I have always tried to maintain my freedom as an artist and I feel it is one of the main reasons I have been successful. Frank Frazetta
[ Always Artist Artists Been Feel Freedom Hope Inspired Main Maintain Reasons Successful Tried Work Young]
Lynda Carter, I think the reason I liked her was because she was so down to earth. Even though she was a big star and she was Miss America, she was very approachable. Thuy Trang
[ America Because Big Carter Down Earth Even Her Liked Miss Reason She Star Think Though Very]
Poverty must be reduced not only for reasons of moral and justice, but also of security. Anna Lindh
[ Also Justice Moral Must Only Poverty Reasons Reduced Security]
I write of the wish that comes true - for some reason, a terrifying concept. James M. Cain
[ Comes Concept Reason Some Terrifying True Wish Write]
Do you suppose there is any living man so unreasonable that if he found himself stricken with a dangerous ailment he would not anxiously desire to regain the blessing of health? Petrarch
[ Ailment Any Blessing Dangerous Desire Found Health Himself Living Man Regain Stricken Suppose Unreasonable Would]
I'm the reason why I'm overweight. No one made me do it. I did it. Neil Cavuto
[ Did Made Overweight Reason Why]
It's about these people who are inextricably together for whatever reasons, and they happen to be in the spy world. It's about relationships, and the bottom line is, that's why you care. Victor Garber
[ Bottom Care Happen Inextricably Line Reasons Relationships Spy These Together Whatever Why World]
When the human mind exists in the light of reason and no more than reason, we may say with absolute certainty that Man and all that made him will be in that instant gone. Loren Eiseley
[ Absolute Certainty Exists Gone Him Human Instant Light Made Man May Mind More Reason Say Than Will]
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Average Brute Experience Instinct Instructed Minds Necessity Reason Stupid Wise]
For a variety of reasons, I believe, the time is right to resolve many of the long standing and thorny land use, recreation, and wilderness designation issues in Central Idaho. Michael K. Simpson
[ Believe Central Designation Idaho Issues Land Long Many Reasons Recreation Resolve Right Standing Thorny Time Use Variety Wilderness]
From the beginning, we promised folks that they'll see whatever event we cover in its entirety, from gavel to gavel - whether it's the House of Representatives or the Senate. That's the whole reason for being. Brian Lamb
[ Beginning Being Cover Entirety Event Folks Gavel House Promised Reason Representatives See Senate Whatever Whether Whole]
The movie wasn't a hit, although it did well in Europe for some reason. Lee Hazlewood
[ Although Did Europe Hit Movie Reason Some Well]
Many books require no thought from those who read them, and for a very simple reason; they made no such demand upon those who wrote them. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Books Demand Made Many Read Reason Require Simple Such Them Those Thought Upon Very Wrote]
The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong reason. T. S. Eliot
[ Deed Greatest Last Reason Right Temptation Treason Wrong]
Homo sapiens, the only creature endowed with reason, is also the only creature to pin its existence on things unreasonable. Henri Bergson
[ Also Creature Endowed Existence Homo Only Pin Reason Sapiens Things Unreasonable]
We must move in our recovery from one addiction to another for two major reasons: first, we have not recognized and treated the underlying addictive process, and second, we have not accurately isolated and focused upon the specific addictions. Anne Wilson Schaef
[ Accurately Addiction Addictions Addictive Another First Focused Isolated Major Move Must Our Process Reasons Recognized Recovery Second Specific Treated Two Underlying Upon]
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. Jerry Pournelle
[ Bad Bought Down Entertaining Great Literary Literature Lot Neither Nor Out Reasons Sf Shakes Stuff Times Which]
The reason there weren't any, I am surmising, is that a lot of Latin kids, Latino kids, in those days didn't have the money to take those kind of classes. Rita Moreno
[ Am Any Classes Days Kids Kind Latin Latino Lot Money Reason Take Those Weren]
Logic: The art of thinking and reasoning in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding. Ambrose Bierce
[ Accordance Art Human Limitations Logic Misunderstanding Reasoning Strict Thinking]
For some reason writing and drawing are very separate processes for me. Alison Bechdel
[ Drawing Processes Reason Separate Some Very Writing]
No, because I think I have a reason to believe in myself and I think I'm also pretty confident about who I am and what I'm doing and it might be because I'm still at the top too. Martina Hingis
[ Also Am Because Believe Confident Doing Might Myself Pretty Reason Still Think Too Top]
The consequence of Mr. Bush's and Blair's historic lie that the reason for invading Iraq was weapons of mass destruction, is that everything is being doubted. Walid Jumblatt
[ Being Blair Bush Consequence Destruction Doubted Everything Historic Invading Iraq Lie Mass Mr Reason Weapons]
The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live. George Carlin
[ Bad Because Girls Jolly Knows Live Main Reason Santa Where]
Love is the answer to everything. It's the only reason to do anything. If you don't write stories you love, you'll never make it. If you don't write stories that other people love, you'll never make it. Ray Bradbury
[ Answer Anything Everything Love Make Never Only Other Reason Stories Write]
When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking. James A. Baldwin
[ Act Action Asks Balance Himself Insane Lack Man Meant Must Order Proves Reasonably Satisfied Sensible Somewhat Thinking]
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. Tommy Shaw
[ Acoustic Also Basic Electric Good Guitar Keep Key Minor Real Reason Some Stay Tend]
I think you have to control the materials to an extent, but it's important to let the materials have a kind of power for themselves; like the natural power of gravity, if you are painting on a wall, it makes the paint trickle and it drips; there is no reason to fight that. Keith Haring
[ Control Extent Fight Gravity Important Kind Makes Materials Natural Paint Painting Power Reason Themselves Think Trickle Wall]
You're in a profession in which absolutely everybody is telling you their opinion, which is different. That's one of the reasons George Lucas never directed again. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Absolutely Again Different Directed Everybody George Lucas Never Opinion Profession Reasons Telling Their Which]
Under the species of Syndicalism and Fascism there appears for the first time in Europe a type of man who does not want to give reasons or to be right, but simply shows himself resolved to impose his opinions. Jose Ortega y Gasset
[ Appears Does Europe Fascism First Give Himself His Impose Man Opinions Reasons Resolved Right Shows Simply Species Time Type Under Want]
I've been on sets where things weren't relaxed because someone was creating tension for no reason. Kevin Spacey
[ Because Been Creating Reason Relaxed Sets Someone Tension Things Weren Where]
People said that way back in the early days I was probably one of the first rappers; the reason is that I couldn't sing, so I had to talk! Lou Reed was probably the one who started it all. Alan Vega
[ Back Days Early First Had Lou Probably Rappers Reason Reed Said Sing Started Talk Way]
I believe that the reason why I love painting so much is that it forces one to be objective. There is nothing I hate more than sentimentality. Max Beckmann
[ Believe Forces Hate Love More Much Nothing Objective Painting Reason Sentimentality Than Why]
I have always been of the mind that good work is good work, whether performed on stage, on television or in film and, like any reasonable actor, I keep my options open. Benjamin Bratt
[ Actor Always Any Been Film Good Keep Mind Open Options Performed Reasonable Stage Television Whether Work]
A lot of things happened in a lot of places. And to see how well it was handled in Atlanta. There are a lot of reasons for Atlanta being a special town in the Civil Rights era. Ivan Allen
[ Atlanta Being Civil Era Handled Happened How Lot Places Reasons Rights See Special Things Town Well]
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. James Marsters
[ Backed Decided Down Everyone Faith Fox Go Got Her Looking Offer Over Really Reasons Respects She Show Talk Then Were Wonderful Yes]
I would suggest, merely as a metaphor here, but also as the basis for a scientific program to investigate the computational capacity of the universe, that this is also a reasonable explanation for why the universe is complex. Seth Lloyd
[ Also Basis Capacity Complex Computational Explanation Here Investigate Merely Metaphor Program Reasonable Scientific Suggest Universe Why Would]
Out of 30 years of Second City I was probably the third African-American with the main stage cast. I was surprised when I first heard that. I think part of the reason that improvisation has never been popular with African-Americans is that it isn't popular in the inner cities. Tim Meadows
[ African-American African-Americans Been Cast Cities City First Heard Improvisation Inner Main Never Out Part Popular Probably Reason Second Stage Surprised Think Third Years]
The President had every reason to believe that the text presented to him was sound... These 16 words should never have been included in the text written for the president. George Tenet
[ Been Believe Every Had Him Included Never Presented President Reason Should Sound Text These Words Written]
I think the reason kids get into drugs and smoking is they don't have anything to do. Richard Thompson
[ Anything Get Into Kids Reason Smoking Think]
You're really creative when you're in an environment that you don't know how to handle. So collaborating was like that for me. I think that was one of the reasons why I knew I was gonna get a challenging reaction. Liz Phair
[ Challenging Collaborating Creative Environment Get Gonna Handle How Knew Know Reaction Really Reasons Think Why]
Time, which wears down and diminishes all things, augments and increases good deeds, because a good turn liberally offered to a reasonable man grows continually through noble thought and memory. Francois Rabelais
[ Augments Because Continually Deeds Diminishes Down Good Grows Increases Liberally Man Memory Noble Offered Reasonable Things Thought Through Time Turn Wears Which]
I think it is very difficult today to have a reasoned public discourse on any controversial subject. Certainly, election years present a complicating factor. John Poindexter
[ Any Certainly Controversial Difficult Discourse Election Factor Present Public Reasoned Subject Think Today Very Years]
I maintain that the House is bound by the Constitution to receive the petitions; after which, it will take such method of deciding upon them as reason and principle shall dictate. Caleb Cushing
[ After Bound Constitution Deciding Dictate House Maintain Method Petitions Principle Reason Receive Shall Such Take Them Upon Which Will]
But you know, there's always a danger nowadays that films are gonna be brought up to Canada for budget reasons. And that's something that really concerns me. Philip Kaufman
[ Always Brought Budget Canada Concerns Danger Films Gonna Know Nowadays Really Reasons Something Up]
Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic. Nicola Abbagnano
[ Fallible Find Itself Logic Must Our Place Reason]
The reason is that till date, in spite of advances in information technology and strategies of information, the written word in the form of books still remains one of humanity's most enduring legacies. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Advances Books Date Enduring Form Humanity Information Legacies Most Reason Remains Spite Still Strategies Technology Till Word Written]
There must be a reason why photographers are not very good at verbal communication. I think we get lazy. Annie Leibovitz
[ Communication Get Good Lazy Must Photographers Reason Think Verbal Very Why]
The scientific spirit is of more value than its products, and irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors. Thomas Huxley
[ Errors Harmful Held Irrationally May More Products Reasoned Scientific Spirit Than Truths Value]
The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog! Bill Watterson
[ Clarity Fog Ideas Impenetrable Inhibit Intimidating Little Obscure Practice Pure Purpose Reasoning Weak Writing]
Thinking begins only when we have come to know that reason, glorified for centuries, is the stiff-necked adversary of thought. Martin Heidegger
[ Adversary Begins Centuries Come Glorified Know Only Reason Thinking Thought]
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. Stone Gossard
[ Allows Band Certain Decision-Making Decisions Does Eddie Fundamental Lead Listen Make Other Out Process Reason Roles Swayed Talked Things Very]
One reason the human race has such a low opinion of itself is that it gets so much of its wisdom from writers. Wilfrid Sheed
[ Gets Human Itself Low Much Opinion Race Reason Such Wisdom Writers]
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. Edward Thorndike
[ Act Animal Box Comparison Does Food Ideas Inference Perform Process Putting Reasoning Things Think Thinking Together Two]
I'm a reasonably articulate individual. Amanda Marshall
[ Articulate Individual Reasonably]
I believe that we must reach our brother, never toning down our fundamental oppositions, but meeting him when he asks to be met, with a reason for the faith that is in us, as well as with a loving sympathy for them as brothers. Dorothy Day
[ Asks Believe Brother Brothers Down Faith Fundamental Him Loving Meeting Met Must Never Our Reach Reason Sympathy Them Us Well]
Our passion and principals are constantly in a frenzy, but begin to shift and waver, as we return to reason. Laurence Sterne
[ Begin Constantly Frenzy Our Passion Principals Reason Return Shift Waver]
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost the power of reason. Voltaire
[ Lost Never Power Reason Religion Those Truths Understood Well]
A true leader has to have a genuine open-door policy so that his people are not afraid to approach him for any reason. Harold S. Geneen
[ Afraid Any Approach Genuine Him His Leader Policy Reason True]
The reason women don't play football is because 11 of them would never wear the same outfit in public. Phyllis Diller
[ Because Football Never Outfit Play Public Reason Same Them Wear Women Would]
Having enough to eat, being able to educate your children, have reasonably stable employment, and being able to live in a society which isn't collapsing around you-all of these things have been generally eroded. Susan George
[ Able Around Been Being Children Collapsing Eat Educate Employment Enough Eroded Generally Having Live Reasonably Society Stable These Things Which Your]
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. Simone Weil
[ Always Anything Because Being Concluding Contrary Destroyed Either Find Great Him Human Individually Matter Mediocre Misfortune Precious Reasons Seems Sorrow Suit Taken Too]
I don't know who I touch and who I don't. I work hard trying to make people laugh. I try to do the kind of stuff that made me laugh growing up. I don't have any secrets. I don't know the reasons I've been so well received. Adam Sandler
[ Any Been Growing Hard Kind Know Laugh Made Make Reasons Received Secrets Stuff Touch Try Trying Up Well Work]
To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression. James Madison
[ Abuses Alone Been Error Gained Humanity Indebted Oppression Over Press Reason Triumphs Which World]
The more you reason the less you create. Raymond Chandler
[ Create Less More Reason]
One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving. Paulo Coelho Love
[ Because Loved Loving Needed Reason]
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason. Novalis Poetry
[ Heals Inflicted Poetry Reason Wounds]
The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason. Hunter S. Thompson
[ Business Cruel Die Dogs Free Good Hallway Heart Industry Journalism Kind Long Men Money Most Normally Perceived Pimps Plastic Reason Run Shallow Some Than Thieves Things Through Trench Tv Uglier Where]
Human beings are the only creatures who are able to behave irrationally in the name of reason. Ashley Montagu
[ Able Behave Beings Creatures Human Irrationally Name Only Reason]
The whole thing was done for internal political reasons to galvanize and unify the country against the Americans, and if they hadn't had that immediate opportunity they would have found another one. Lloyd Cutler
[ Against Americans Another Country Done Found Had Hadn Immediate Internal Opportunity Political Reasons Thing Unify Whole Would]
Nothing has an uglier look to us than reason, when it is not on our side. George Savile
[ Look Nothing Our Reason Side Than Uglier Us]
One of the reasons we survive as a band is that we are seen as a band of today. We don't want to be seen as a band that tours and plays old songs. We feel that we are making the best music of our careers. Andrew Fletcher
[ Band Best Careers Feel Making Music Old Our Plays Reasons Seen Songs Survive Today Tours Want]
To be able to bear provocation is an argument of great reason, and to forgive it of a great mind. John Tillotson
[ Able Argument Bear Forgive Great Mind Provocation Reason]
Act happy, feel happy, be happy, without a reason in the world. Then you can love, and do what you will. Dan Millman
[ Act Feel Happy Love Reason Then Will Without World]
There are quite a few honest songwriters out there writing about relationships and their own personality traits. But for some reason, once they step out of the bedroom, their honesty doesn't seem to come with them. Billy Bragg
[ Bedroom Come Few Honest Honesty Once Out Own Personality Quite Reason Relationships Seem Some Songwriters Step Their Them Traits Writing]
Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most our care to learn it. William Penn
[ Care Christianity Hardest Learn Lesson Love Most Our Reason Should]
God saw fit, for wise reasons to allow the people of Israel thus to make and possess slaves; but is this any license to us to enslave any of our fellow-men, to kill any of our fellow-men whom we please and are able to destroy, and take possession of their estates? Samuel Hopkins
[ Able Allow Any Destroy Enslave Estates Fellow-Men Fit God Israel Kill License Make Our Please Possess Possession Reasons Saw Slaves Take Their Thus Us Whom Wise]
An athlete must have ability to reach the top, but many who have ability and who do not live clean lives never have and never will be champions for obvious reasons. Major Taylor
[ Ability Athlete Champions Clean Live Lives Many Must Never Obvious Reach Reasons Top Will]
Treason doth never prosper: what's the reason? Why if it prosper, none dare call it treason. Ovid
[ Call Dare Doth Never None Prosper Reason Treason Why]
In war, when a commander becomes so bereft of reason and perspective that he fails to understand the dependence of arms on Divine guidance, he no longer deserves victory. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Arms Becomes Bereft Commander Dependence Deserves Divine Fails Guidance Longer Perspective Reason Understand Victory War]
Jazz fans love Miles and I love him for a myriad of reasons, but the overviews are always too simplistic. Branford Marsalis
[ Always Fans Him Jazz Love Miles Myriad Reasons Simplistic Too]
As a matter of fact they'd blacken us down. I guess there's a reason that according to what the Caucasian wanted us to look like. He wanted us to look-if we were Black, then he had his idea of what we look like. Billy Eckstine
[ According Black Caucasian Down Fact Guess Had His Idea Look Matter Reason Then Us Wanted Were]
I don't care what people do. I don't care how people remember my albums. I do them for my own reasons. Fiona Apple
[ Albums Care How Own Reasons Remember Them]
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Conscience Development Hinduism Independent Reason Scope Thinking]
As we take stock of this century of achievement, Ulster Unionists have every reason to feel proud. David Trimble
[ Achievement Century Every Feel Proud Reason Stock Take Unionists]
In politics, it seems, retreat is honorable if dictated by military considerations and shameful if even suggested for ethical reasons. Mary McCarthy
[ Considerations Dictated Ethical Even Honorable Military Politics Reasons Retreat Seems Shameful Suggested]
For books are more than books, they are the life, the very heart and core of ages past, the reason why men worked and died, the essence and quintessence of their lives. Amy Lowell
[ Ages Books Core Died Essence Heart Life Lives Men More Past Quintessence Reason Than Their Very Why Worked]
The only reason I would write a sequel is if I were struck by an idea that I felt to be equal to the original. Too many sequels diminish the original. Dean Koontz
[ Diminish Equal Felt Idea Many Only Original Reason Sequel Sequels Struck Too Were Would Write]
I feel that L.A. has not always been my strongest base for support. That can be for various reasons. Sonny Rollins
[ Always Base Been Feel Reasons Strongest Support Various]
Do you have to have a reason for loving? Brigitte Bardot
[ Loving Reason]
Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts. William Strunk, Jr.
[ Concise Contain Drawing Lines Machine Paragraph Parts Reason Same Sentence Sentences Should Unnecessary Vigorous Words Writing]
I think that was one thing I definitely brought to the table, my aggressiveness and my style of play, and I think that's one of the reasons why the fans here really appreciated the way that I went out and played, just because I think they kind of liked that. Latrell Sprewell
[ Aggressiveness Appreciated Because Brought Definitely Fans Here Just Kind Liked Out Play Played Really Reasons Style Table Thing Think Way Went Why]
It isn't reasonable to expect that everyone in the world is a country music fan. Not yet, anyway. Charley Pride
[ Anyway Country Everyone Expect Fan Music Reasonable World Yet]
There are certain books in the world which every searcher for truth must know: the Bible, the Critique of Pure Reason, the Origin of Species, and Karl Marx's Capital. Al Capp
[ Bible Books Capital Certain Critique Every Karl Know Marx Must Origin Pure Reason Searcher Species Truth Which World]
One important reason to stay calm is that calm parents hear more. Low-key, accepting parents are the ones whose children keep talking. Mary Pipher
[ Accepting Calm Children Hear Important Keep Low-Key More Ones Parents Reason Stay Talking Whose]
Reason we call that faculty innate in us of discovering laws and applying them with thought. Hermann von Helmholtz
[ Applying Call Discovering Faculty Innate Laws Reason Them Thought Us]
I call him free who is led solely by reason. Baruch Spinoza
[ Call Free Him Led Reason Solely]
An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason. Publilius Syrus
[ Again Angry Himself Man Reason Returns]
We learn this by the precepts that Jesus left. He observed that the people were looking outward, and assured them that the kingdom of God cometh not with outward observation; and for this reason, that it was only to be known in man. Elias Hicks
[ Assured Cometh God Jesus Kingdom Known Learn Left Looking Man Observation Observed Only Outward Precepts Reason Them Were]
I've worked very hard in this book to keep the lines of communication open. I don't want to turn someone away from this information for partisan political reasons. Jared Diamond
[ Away Book Communication Hard Information Keep Lines Open Partisan Political Reasons Someone Turn Very Want Worked]
Yes and for two reasons: one, I couldn't find anything to imitate at the time, and secondly because what I heard on the radio didn't bear any resemblance to what I wanted to hear on the guitar. Leo Kottke
[ Any Anything Bear Because Find Guitar Hear Heard Imitate Radio Reasons Resemblance Secondly Time Two Wanted Yes]
An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it. Mohandas Gandhi
[ Because Become Does Error Multiplied Nobody Nor Propagation Reason Sees Truth]
I always believe there's a reason why you go through everything. John Elway
[ Always Believe Everything Go Reason Through Why]
Mathematical reasoning may be regarded rather schematically as the exercise of a combination of two facilities, which we may call intuition and ingenuity. Alan Turing
[ Call Combination Exercise Facilities Ingenuity Intuition Mathematical May Rather Reasoning Regarded Two Which]
Good schools, good jobs, good government. These are not unreasonable demands. But sadly, some of our people have already lost heart and have left Hawaii to look for these things elsewhere. Linda Lingle
[ Already Demands Elsewhere Good Government Hawaii Heart Jobs Left Look Lost Our Sadly Schools Some These Things Unreasonable]
As far as I remember, even younger than eight, I have always been guided by reason. Not cold reason, but that which leads to the truth, to the real, and to sane Justice. Albert Claude
[ Always Been Cold Eight Even Far Guided Justice Leads Real Reason Remember Sane Than Truth Which Younger]
Know why you believe, understand what you believe, and possess a reason for the faith that is in you. Francis Wright
[ Believe Faith Know Possess Reason Understand Why]
If an animal does something, we call it instinct; if we do the same thing for the same reason, we call it intelligence. Will Cuppy
[ Animal Call Does Instinct Intelligence Reason Same Something Thing]
This is the beauty of the Qur'an: it asks you to reflect and reason, and not to worship the sun or moon but the One who has created everything. The Qur'an asks man to reflect upon the sun and moon and God's creation in general. Cat Stevens
[ Asks Beauty Created Creation Everything General God Man Moon Qur Reason Reflect Sun Upon Worship]
But I see no reason why a woman should not grow and develop in all those outlets which are suited to her nature, it matters not at all what they may be. Agnes Smedley
[ Develop Grow Her Matters May Nature Outlets Reason See Should Suited Those Which Why Woman]
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. Talcott Parsons
[ Denies Fact Failing Him His Implicit Investigate Involved Person Reason Statements Taking Theory Word]
Human salvation demands the divine disclosure of truths surpassing reason. Thomas Aquinas
[ Demands Disclosure Divine Human Reason Salvation Surpassing Truths]
This battle for 'common-sense' gun control laws pits emotion and passion against logic and reason. All too often in such a contest, logic loses. So, expect more meaningless, if not harmful, 'gun control' legislation. Good news - if you're a crook. Larry Elder
[ Against Battle Common-Sense Contest Control Crook Emotion Expect Good Gun Harmful Laws Legislation Logic Loses Meaningless More News Often Passion Pits Reason Such Too]
The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, THAT my friends, is true perversion. Harvey Milk
[ Any Been Fact Friends More Name Other Perversion Reason Religion Single Slaughtered Than True]
True virtue is life under the direction of reason. Baruch Spinoza
[ Direction Life Reason True Under Virtue]
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason. Orson Welles
[ Accordance Act Always Animal Called Dictates His Loses Man Rational Reason Temper Upon]
The reason why I have lost weight is that I looked at the international schedule and thought that I wanted to play for another two years. It is a very hectic schedule and if I want to get through that then I have to be in the best shape that I can. Shane Warne
[ Another Best Get Hectic International Looked Lost Play Reason Schedule Shape Then Thought Through Two Very Want Wanted Weight Why Years]
I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few. Adolf Hitler
[ Emotion Few Many Reason Reserve Use]
The ideal reasoner, he remarked, would, when he had once been shown a single fact in all its bearings, deduce from it not only all the chain of events which led up to it but also all the results which would follow from it. Arthur Conan Doyle
[ Also Bearings Been Chain Deduce Events Fact Follow Had Ideal Led Once Only Remarked Results Shown Single Up Which Would]
The animals that depend on instinct have an inherent knowledge of the laws of economics and of how to apply them; Man, with his powers of reason, has reduced economics to the level of a farce which is at once funnier and more tragic than Tobacco Road. James Thurber
[ Animals Apply Depend Economics Farce Funnier His How Inherent Instinct Knowledge Laws Level Man More Once Powers Reason Reduced Road Than Them Tobacco Tragic Which]
My level of cynicism about the reasons that took us to war against Iraq remain just as well-developed as they were before I went. Ted Koppel
[ Against Before Cynicism Iraq Just Level Reasons Remain Took Us War Well-Developed Went Were]
We are so arrogant, we forget that we are not the reason for evolution, we are not the point of evolution. We are part of evolution. Unfortunately, we believe that we've been created to dominate the planet, to dominate nature. Ain't true. Ted Danson
[ Arrogant Been Believe Created Dominate Evolution Forget Nature Part Planet Point Reason True Unfortunately]
And we'd drink huge amounts of scotch and coke, which is a ghastly sweet drink... And now people don't drink nearly as much, for good reason. We're all a little wiser. Bill Bruford
[ Amounts Coke Drink Ghastly Good Huge Little Much Nearly Now Reason Scotch Sweet Which Wiser]
There is no earthly reason why a solo string instrument or voice, having the possibility to play or sing pure intonation, should want, or try, to be tempered. Lara St. John
[ Earthly Having Instrument Intonation Play Possibility Pure Reason Should Sing Solo String Tempered Try Voice Want Why]
Well, I think probably the main reason people overeat is stress. Jenny Craig
[ Main Overeat Probably Reason Stress Think Well]
But you can try to read books at the wrong time or for the wrong reasons. Jonathan Coe
[ Books Read Reasons Time Try Wrong]
Peace rules the day, where reason rules the mind. Wilkie Collins
[ Day Mind Peace Reason Rules Where]
From the smallest necessity to the highest religious abstraction, from the wheel to the skyscraper, everything we are and everything we have comes from one attribute of man - the function of his reasoning mind. Ayn Rand
[ Abstraction Attribute Comes Everything Function Highest His Man Mind Necessity Reasoning Religious Skyscraper Smallest Wheel]
You see what happens in college and high school games today - a three-point shot or a dunk. I think that's the reason that you see a lot of that in the pros today. Oscar Robertson
[ College Dunk Games Happens High Lot Pros Reason School See Shot Think Today]
People are usually more convinced by reasons they discovered themselves than by those found by others. Blaise Pascal
[ Convinced Discovered Found More Others Reasons Than Themselves Those Usually]
One of the reasons people hate politics is that truth is rarely a politician's objective. Election and power are. Cal Thomas Politics
[ Election Hate Objective Politician Politics Power Rarely Reasons Truth]
The only reason I don't like playing in the World Series is I can't watch myself play. Reggie Jackson
[ Myself Only Play Playing Reason Series Watch World]
We see things in this material world, wherein our bodies dwell, only because our mind through its attention lives in another world, only because it contemplates the beauties of the archetypal and intelligible world which Reason contains. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Another Archetypal Attention Beauties Because Bodies Contains Contemplates Dwell Intelligible Lives Material Mind Only Our Reason See Things Through Wherein Which World]
For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery. Jonathan Swift Government
[ Consent Definition Governed Government Reason Slavery Very Without]
It is easier to learn to interpret dreams if you have a reason to use them for something constructive. You apply your dream insights to making constructive changes in your life. Henry Reed
[ Apply Changes Constructive Dream Dreams Easier Insights Interpret Learn Life Making Reason Something Them Use Your]
I think the reason we're so crazy sexually in America is that all our responses are acting. We don't know how to feel. We know how it looked in the movies. Jill Robinson
[ Acting America Crazy Feel How Know Looked Movies Our Reason Responses Sexually Think]
Newspapers across the country and the world have published cartoons that have gone beyond reasonable differences of opinion and expanded into the realm of antisemitism. Gordon Smith
[ Across Antisemitism Beyond Cartoons Country Differences Expanded Gone Into Newspapers Opinion Published Realm Reasonable World]
Rationalism, which is the feeling that everything is subject to and completely explicable by Reason, consequently rejects everything not visible and calculable. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Completely Consequently Everything Feeling Rationalism Reason Rejects Subject Visible Which]
The fact that life has no meaning is a reason to live - moreover, the only one. Emile M. Cioran
[ Fact Life Live Meaning Moreover Only Reason]
What was the reason for invading Iraq' Was it a humanitarian crusade or an economic one' I would be inclined to say the latter. It was the same with the Civil War, because the landed gentry's money was being stolen by the king. Dougray Scott
[ Because Being Civil Crusade Economic Humanitarian Inclined Invading Iraq King Landed Latter Money Reason Same Say Stolen War Would]
Moral choices do not depend on personal preference and private decision but on right reason and, I would add, divine order. Basil Hume
[ Add Choices Decision Depend Divine Moral Order Personal Preference Private Reason Right Would]
I decided that my means were sufficient to enable me to devote myself to botany, a determination which I never, during the long period of my subsequent career, had on any occasion any reason to repent of. George Bentham
[ Any Botany Career Decided Determination Devote During Enable Had Long Means Myself Never Occasion Period Reason Repent Subsequent Sufficient Were Which]
I was promised on a time - to have reason for my rhyme; From that time unto this season, I received nor rhyme nor reason. Edmund Spenser
[ Nor Promised Reason Received Rhyme Season Time Unto]
We would be false to our trust if we allowed the time it takes to give effect to constitutional rights to be used as the very reason for taking away those rights. Frank Murphy
[ Allowed Away Constitutional Effect False Give Our Reason Rights Takes Taking Those Time Trust Used Very Would]
It seems only reasonable that the people have a right to know virtually everything about the personality they are buying each time they put their money through the box office. Alan Ladd
[ Box Buying Each Everything Know Money Office Only Personality Put Reasonable Right Seems Their Through Time Virtually]
Doubt, the essential preliminary of all improvement and discovery, must accompany the stages of man's onward progress. The faculty of doubting and questioning, without which those of comparison and judgment would be useless, is itself a divine prerogative of the reason. Albert Pike
[ Accompany Comparison Discovery Divine Doubt Doubting Essential Faculty Improvement Itself Judgment Man Must Onward Preliminary Prerogative Progress Questioning Reason Stages Those Useless Which Without Would]
I believe any question that man can ask has a reasonable answer-at least an answer that is as consistent with God's existence as it is in opposition to God's existence. John Clayton
[ Answer Any Ask Believe Consistent Existence God Least Man Opposition Question Reasonable]
Through the centuries, men of law have been persistently concerned with the resolution of disputes in ways that enable society to achieve its goals with a minimum of force and maximum of reason. Archibald Cox
[ Achieve Been Centuries Concerned Disputes Enable Force Goals Law Maximum Men Minimum Persistently Reason Resolution Society Through Ways]
There's a reason people run negative ads... it's because they work. Anne Northup
[ Ads Because Negative Reason Run Work]
I wish it were simply a nightmare, but I think that any reasonable person watching American politics would come to the conclusion that a second Bush administration would in fact incorporate a more radicalized version of what we've seen in the first administration. Robert Reich
[ Administration American Any Bush Come Conclusion Fact First Incorporate More Nightmare Person Politics Reasonable Second Seen Simply Think Version Watching Were Wish Would]
Stardom is only a by-product of acting. I don't think being a movie star is a good enough reason for existing. Natalie Wood
[ Acting Being By-Product Enough Existing Good Movie Only Reason Star Stardom Think]
First of all, I'm in favor of making price gouging a crime, and in fact, one the reasons I didn't vote for the Republican House version was because there were too many breaks for the oil companies. Marty Meehan
[ Because Breaks Companies Crime Fact Favor First Gouging House Making Many Oil Price Reasons Republican Too Version Vote Were]
There is no reason that the universe should be designed for our convenience. John D. Barrow
[ Convenience Designed Our Reason Should Universe]
If my ego was out of whack and I believed I could carry anything off, that would be a stupid risk. But so far there's been no reason not to try anything. Kathleen Turner
[ Anything Been Believed Carry Could Ego Far Off Out Reason Risk Stupid Try Whack Would]
You would like me to say that the veil will be ripped from the voters' eyes sometime between now and November, thereby restoring the proper version of Democracy to the House and Senate. I won't say that, of course. The simple reason is, I don't know. Gwen Ifill
[ Between Course Democracy Eyes House Know November Now Proper Reason Restoring Ripped Say Senate Simple Sometime Thereby Veil Version Voters Will Won Would]
Bad literature is a form of treason. Joseph Brodsky
[ Bad Form Literature Treason]
There is no reason inherent in the real resources available to us why we cannot move rapidly within the next two or three years to a state of genuine full employment. William Vickrey
[ Available Cannot Employment Full Genuine Inherent Move Next Rapidly Real Reason Resources State Three Two Us Why Within Years]
But critics of the war have no reason to regret their views. Stephen Cohen
[ Critics Reason Regret Their Views War]
And the reason for focusing on that time frame is that it's going to take us a considerable period of time to develop the new capabilities, processes and organizations that will be needed. Stephen Cambone
[ Capabilities Considerable Develop Focusing Frame Going Needed New Organizations Period Processes Reason Take Time Us Will]
There comes a point with any collaboration like that where you start having other interests creatively. I was moving in one direction musically, and as a guitar player, Mark wanted to move in another direction. That was essentially the reason we broke up. Scott Stapp
[ Another Any Broke Collaboration Comes Creatively Direction Essentially Guitar Having Interests Mark Move Moving Musically Other Player Point Reason Start Up Wanted Where]
It's not that fun to just play a villain, without any reasoning behind it. Nicholas Lea
[ Any Behind Fun Just Play Reasoning Villain Without]
Gentiles are people who eat mayonnaise for no reason. Robin Williams
[ Eat Gentiles Mayonnaise Reason]
The key to the mystery of a great artist is that for reasons unknown, he will give away his energies and his life just to make sure that one note follows another... and leaves us with the feeling that something is right in the world. Leonard Bernstein
[ Another Artist Away Energies Feeling Follows Give Great His Just Key Leaves Life Make Mystery Note Reasons Right Something Sure Unknown Us Will World]
There would be no idling in a co-operative workshop. Each workman, being an employer, has a spur to his own industry, and has a pecuniary reason for being watchful of the industry of his fellow workmen. Leland Stanford
[ Being Co-Operative Co-Operative Each Employer Fellow His Idling Industry Own Pecuniary Reason Spur Watchful Workman Workmen Workshop Would]
The reason this country continues its drift toward socialism and big nanny government is because too many people vote in the expectation of getting something for nothing, not because they have a concern for what is good for the country. Lyn Nofziger
[ Because Big Concern Continues Country Drift Expectation Getting Good Government Many Nanny Nothing Reason Socialism Something Too Toward Vote]
I would sort out all the arguments and see which belonged to fear and which to creativeness. Other things being equal, I would make the decision which had the larger number of creative reasons on its side. Katharine Butler Hathaway
[ Arguments Being Belonged Creative Creativeness Decision Equal Fear Had Larger Make Number Other Out Reasons See Side Sort Things Which Would]
After 9/11, we realized that all these silly culture wars, and arguing about rock lyrics... who cares? You know, we, for some reason, remembered what our real problems are. Frank Rich
[ After Arguing Cares Culture Know Lyrics Our Problems Real Realized Reason Remembered Rock Silly Some These Wars]
This league is getting big. We have way more 300-pound guys than ever before. That's not to say all the people in athletics who have died are 300-pound guys. There are so many different reasons. Steve Mariucci
[ Athletics Before Big Died Different Ever Getting Guys League Many More Reasons Say Than Way]
There are strange flowers of reason to match each error of the senses. Louis Aragon
[ Each Error Flowers Match Reason Senses Strange]
The reason is that in a group, individual errors on either side of the true figure cancel each other out. Michael Shermer
[ Cancel Each Either Errors Figure Group Individual Other Out Reason Side True]
Discretion is the perfection of reason, and a guide to us in all the duties of life. Walter Scott
[ Discretion Duties Guide Life Perfection Reason Us]
For some reason, I seem to be bothered whenever I see acts of injustice and assaults on people's civil liberties. I imagine what I write in the future will follow in that vein. Whether it's fiction or non-fiction. Iris Chang
[ Acts Assaults Bothered Civil Fiction Follow Future Imagine Injustice Liberties Non-Fiction Reason See Seem Some Vein Whenever Whether Will Write]
We got involved in the Rwanda peace process for the simple reason that there was a decision which was taken by the Security Council, because the troops were in Uganda, and we decided to have a military presence. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Because Council Decided Decision Got Involved Military Peace Presence Process Reason Rwanda Security Simple Taken Troops Uganda Were Which]
Reason is a harmonising, controlling force rather than a creative one. Bertrand Russell
[ Controlling Creative Force Rather Reason Than]
For which reason I would exhort you to pay all due Regard to the government over us; to the KING and all in authority; and to lead a quiet and peaceable life. Jonathan Mayhew
[ Authority Due Exhort Government King Lead Life Over Pay Peaceable Quiet Reason Regard Us Which Would]
These are strange times. Reason, which once combatted faith and seemed to have conquered it, now has to look to faith to save it from dissolution. Johan Huizinga
[ Conquered Dissolution Faith Look Now Once Reason Save Seemed Strange These Times Which]
If the British government is prepared to say that the Unionists will not have a veto over British government policy and that guns, vetoes and injustices will all be left outside the door, then there is no good reason why talks cannot take place in an appropriate atmosphere. Martin McGuinness
[ Appropriate Atmosphere British Cannot Door Good Government Guns Injustices Left Outside Over Place Policy Prepared Reason Say Take Talks Then Unionists Veto Why Will]
I've always been part of comedy. One of the things about our family was that if we were reasonably funny with each other, particularly my two brothers and myself, when my father was upset with something you'd want to make sure in some way you made him laugh. Because when he didn't laugh, you were in trouble! Leslie Nielsen
[ Always Because Been Brothers Comedy Each Family Father Funny Him Laugh Made Make Myself Other Our Part Particularly Reasonably Some Something Sure Things Trouble Two Upset Want Way Were]
And all people live, Not by reason of any care they have for themselves, But by the love for them that is in other people. Leo Tolstoy
[ Any Care Live Love Other Reason Them Themselves]
In a very simple sense I want everything that's in a work to be there for the reason that it's needed. It's not an ornamentation. It's not there because I thought it looked nice but because it has to be there. Paul Cullen
[ Because Everything Looked Needed Nice Ornamentation Reason Sense Simple Thought Very Want Work]
Actors do like watching girls parade down the runway for some reason. Kate Moss
[ Actors Down Girls Parade Reason Runway Some Watching]
For some reason I am one of those people who act like they were born and raised during the Depression. Kirstie Alley
[ Act Am Born Depression During Raised Reason Some Those Were]
Whenever we approve, we can find a hundred good reasons to justify our approbation. Whenever we dislike, we can find a thousand to justify our dislike. Samuel Richardson
[ Approbation Approve Dislike Find Good Hundred Justify Our Reasons Thousand Whenever]
There is no reason not to support energy exploration in ANWR. Kenny Marchant
[ Anwr Energy Exploration Reason Support]
It is useless to tell one not to reason but to believe; you might as well tell a man not to wake but sleep. George Byron
[ Believe Man Might Reason Sleep Tell Useless Wake Well]
I do it because I want to exercise people's compassion and I do it because I really believe that for some reason what I do is important and meaningful. Kyra Sedgwick
[ Because Believe Compassion Exercise Important Meaningful Really Reason Some Want]
I have 40 years of unpublished material, the ones they don't pick, and the reason I don't redraw them or use them again is that I like to use my brain every day and come up with new jokes. Sergio Aragones
[ Again Brain Come Day Every Jokes Material New Ones Pick Reason Them Unpublished Up Use Years]
I always thought that one of the reasons why a painter likes especially to have other painters look at his or her work is the shared experience of having pushed paint around. Chuck Close
[ Always Around Especially Experience Having Her His Likes Look Other Paint Painter Painters Pushed Reasons Shared Thought Why Work]
It is not impossible to think that the minds of philosophers sometimes act like those of other mortals, and that, having once been determined by diverse circumstances to adopt certain views, they then look for and naturally find reasons to justify these views. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Act Adopt Been Certain Circumstances Determined Diverse Find Having Impossible Justify Look Minds Mortals Naturally Once Other Philosophers Reasons Sometimes Then These Think Those Views]
The best feeling in the world is when your child comes up to you and lays their head in your lap, for no other reason but just because. I can't wait to have more. Marlee Matlin
[ Because Best Child Comes Feeling Head Just Lap Lays More Other Reason Their Up Wait World Your]
I defer to all these other American poets who, for some reason, I both envy and admire. Charles Olson
[ Admire American Both Defer Envy Other Poets Reason Some These]
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
[ Ashore Dangerous Dangers Fishermen Found Know Never Reason Remaining Sea Storm Sufficient Terrible These]
But if you love animals for all the right reasons- and that's just love and affection- then you're going to go after animals who need you. Eric Roberts
[ After Animals Go Going Just Love Need Right Then]
Poor men's reasons are not heard. Thomas Fuller
[ Heard Men Poor Reasons]
I had no concerns - I had no reason to have concerns based on what was available to me about North's contacts with the private sector people, but I didn't think a CIA person should do it. Robert M. Gates
[ Available Based Cia Concerns Contacts Had North Person Private Reason Sector Should Think]
Being non-commercial is never an ambition. Movies come together at different points for fortuitous reasons. You do them as you get the opportunity, as opposed to doing them when you choose to or design to. Ethan Coen
[ Ambition Being Choose Come Design Different Doing Fortuitous Get Movies Never Non-Commercial Opportunity Opposed Points Reasons Them Together]
If you made a list of reasons why any couple got married, and another list of the reasons for their divorce, you'd have a hell of a lot of overlapping. Mignon McLaughlin Marriage
[ Another Any Couple Divorce Got Hell List Lot Made Married Overlapping Reasons Their Why]
A spirit, breathing the language of independence, is natural to Englishmen, few of whom are disposed to brook compulsion, or submit to the dictates of others, when not softened by reason, or tempered with kindness. Joseph Lancaster
[ Breathing Brook Compulsion Dictates Disposed Englishmen Few Independence Kindness Language Natural Others Reason Softened Spirit Submit Tempered Whom]
Personally I am very much against the death penalty for several reasons. Alan Parker
[ Against Am Death Much Penalty Personally Reasons Several Very]
I don't know where to put whales. I'm sticking them here, but I don't have any reason for it. George Gaylord Simpson
[ Any Here Know Put Reason Sticking Them Whales Where]
Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form. Karl Marx
[ Always Existed Form Reason Reasonable]
I'm spending a year dead for tax reasons. Douglas Adams
[ Dead Reasons Spending Tax Year]
The reason there's a question mark on my front door is just in case I forget my address. Leslie Nielsen
[ Address Case Door Forget Front Just Mark Question Reason]
He who dares not (reason), is a slave. William Drummond
[ Dares Reason Slave]
There are some legitimate security issues, but I believe many of the objections the administration is making are not for security reasons, but to disguise mistakes that were made prior to Sept. 11. Bob Graham
[ Administration Believe Disguise Issues Legitimate Made Making Many Mistakes Objections Prior Reasons Security Sept Some Were]
At the first screening, there were a lot of areas that we went around and around about. Then we had our second screening. It played better. It's almost a reasonable length film now! Terry Gilliam
[ Almost Areas Around Better Film First Had Length Lot Now Our Played Reasonable Screening Second Then Went Were]
But who cares? I can honestly look back and realize that everything happened for a reason. Everything that fell apart has fallen back into place beautifully and magically. Edie Brickell
[ Apart Back Beautifully Cares Everything Fallen Fell Happened Honestly Into Look Magically Place Realize Reason]
The aftermath of the war is what inspired us to write many of our plays. The whole reason for our writing Inherit the Wind was that we were appalled at the blacklisting. We were appalled at thought control. Jerome Lawrence
[ Aftermath Appalled Control Inherit Inspired Many Our Plays Reason Thought Us War Were Whole Wind Write Writing]
Should slavery be abolished there, (and it is an event, which, from these circumstances, we may reasonably expect to be produced in time) let it be remembered, that the Quakers will have had the merit of its abolition. Thomas Clarkson
[ Abolished Abolition Circumstances Event Expect Had May Merit Produced Quakers Reasonably Remembered Should Slavery These Time Which Will]
All correct reasoning is a grand system of tautologies, but only God can make direct use of that fact. Herbert Simon
[ Correct Direct Fact God Grand Make Only Reasoning System Use]
I see no reason to keep silent about my enjoyment of the sound of my own voice as I work. Muriel Spark
[ Enjoyment Keep Own Reason See Silent Sound Voice Work]
If I didn't have my camera to remind me constantly, I am here to do this, I would eventually have slipped away, I think. I would have forgotten my reason to exist. Annie Leibovitz
[ Am Away Camera Constantly Eventually Exist Forgotten Here Reason Remind Slipped Think Would]
While I'm quite happy and love doing the atmospheric and quirky stuff, the melodic stuff, I've done quite a lot of. It's also another reason why I try not to do two or three at the same time. Trevor Rabin
[ Also Another Atmospheric Doing Done Happy Lot Love Melodic Quirky Quite Reason Same Stuff Three Time Try Two While Why]
I have to experience all the ghastly, bottomless depths for life for myself; it's for that reason that I went to war, and for that reason I volunteered. Otto Dix
[ Bottomless Depths Experience Ghastly Life Myself Reason Volunteered War Went]
In some ways I'm still recovering from the trial. My health is not as good as it ought to be. I've gone back to practicing law and it seems to have taken a toll for whatever reason. Christopher Darden
[ Back Gone Good Health Law Ought Practicing Reason Recovering Seems Some Still Taken Toll Trial Ways Whatever]
I believe people are in our lives for a reason. We're here to learn from each other. Gillian Anderson
[ Believe Each Here Learn Lives Other Our Reason]
I see no reason for calling my work poetry except that there is no other category in which to put it. Marianne Moore
[ Calling Category Except Other Poetry Put Reason See Which Work]
Have you ever found any logical reason why mutual promises are sufficient consideration for one another (like the two lean horses of a Calcutta hack who can only just stand together)? I have not. Frederick Pollock
[ Another Any Consideration Ever Found Hack Horses Just Lean Logical Mutual Only Promises Reason Stand Sufficient Together Two Why]
The main reason he wanted to be a recording artist was because it gives you much more freedom in your writing. You only have to please the artist and the artist is you so you can be more daring and experimental. Cynthia Weil
[ Artist Because Daring Experimental Freedom Gives Main More Much Only Please Reason Recording Wanted Writing Your]
Of course, the way writers think about those things is almost certain to be affected by their own cultural background, and it would be hard to deny that, for whatever reasons, a lot of SF writers come from Anglo or European backgrounds. Stanley Schmidt
[ Affected Almost Anglo Background Backgrounds Certain Come Course Cultural Deny European Hard Lot Own Reasons Sf Their Things Think Those Way Whatever Would Writers]
We fear our passage will be attended with difficulties by reason of the great number of passingers which are one hundred and eighty and upwards in number. Nathaniel Smith
[ Attended Difficulties Eighty Fear Great Hundred Number Our Passage Reason Upwards Which Will]
It is so important that you don't stay with someone just for the children and for the wrong reasons. Sadie Frost
[ Children Important Just Reasons Someone Stay Wrong]
If there is a good musical reason, I think it might draw more attention and sell, though it is not guaranteed. To make a record without a musical reason, you have to either be a pop star who sells automatically or just be lucky. Eberhard Weber
[ Attention Automatically Draw Either Good Guaranteed Just Lucky Make Might More Musical Pop Reason Record Sell Sells Star Think Though Without]
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. Glenn Tipton
[ Album Career Certainly Doing Done Going Hang Hat Judas Musical Priest Projects Reasons Right Solo Time Up Wrong]
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
[ Constant Earth Exercise Exists Generosity Happiness Harmony Knowledge Practice Prudent Reason Through Universe Won]
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an Union of Souls, and the other from an Union of Sense. William Penn
[ Enjoyment Grows Love Lust Other Reason Sense Souls Springs Union Wastes]
Vanity is the quicksand of reason. George Sand
[ Quicksand Reason Vanity]
It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death. Thomas Mann
[ Death Love Reason Stronger Than]
The wrong way always seems the more reasonable. George A. Moore
[ Always More Reasonable Seems Way Wrong]
I used to worry about what life was for - now being alive seems sufficient reason. Marion Milner
[ Alive Being Life Now Reason Seems Sufficient Used Worry]
With my academic achievement in high school I was accepted rather readily at Princeton and equally as fast at Yale, but my test scores were not comparable to that of my classmates. And that's been shown by statistics, there are reasons for that - there are cultural biases built into testing, and that was one of the motivations for the concept of affirmative action to try to balance out those effects. Sonia Sotomayor
[ Academic Accepted Achievement Action Affirmative Balance Been Biases Built Classmates Comparable Concept Cultural Effects Equally Fast High Into Motivations Out Princeton Rather Readily Reasons School Scores Shown Statistics Te]
The generous Critic fann'd the Poet's fire, And taught the world with reason to admire. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Admire Critic Fire Generous Poet Reason Taught World]
The being cannot be termed rational or virtuous, who obeys any authority, but that of reason. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Any Authority Being Cannot Obeys Rational Reason Termed Virtuous]
The whole object of the Prophets and the Sages was to declare that a limit is set to human reason where it must halt. Maimonides
[ Declare Halt Human Limit Must Object Prophets Reason Sages Set Where Whole]
There is no reason to repeat bad history. Eleanor Holmes Norton
[ Bad History Reason Repeat]
Every day some new fact comes to light - some new obstacle which threatens the gravest obstruction. I suppose this is the reason which makes the game so well worth playing. Robert Falcon Scott
[ Comes Day Every Fact Game Gravest Light Makes New Obstacle Obstruction Playing Reason Some Suppose Threatens Well Which Worth]
The reason that the unions and the other stakeholders have not cut a deal with the automakers is because they believe the federal government is going to bail them out. Timothy Pawlenty
[ Bail Because Believe Cut Deal Federal Going Government Other Out Reason Them Unions]
Be a terror to the butchers, that they may be fair in their weight; and keep hucksters and fraudulent dealers in awe, for the same reason. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Awe Butchers Dealers Fair Fraudulent Keep May Reason Same Terror Their Weight]
Oftentimes, small business owners are unable to obtain reasonably priced financing and instead turn to higher priced forms of capital, such as credit cards. Melissa Bean
[ Business Capital Cards Credit Financing Forms Higher Instead Obtain Oftentimes Owners Priced Reasonably Small Such Turn Unable]
Faith is reason grown courageous. Sherwood Eddy Faith
[ Courageous Faith Grown Reason]
Men live by intervals of reason under the sovereignty of humor and passion. Thomas Browne
[ Humor Intervals Live Men Passion Reason Sovereignty Under]
I just didn't want to get out there anymore; I didn't want to get back into what I call 'the swamp.' And the other reason why is I don't think it's good for the presidency for a former president to be opining about his successor. President Obama's got plenty of critics - and I'm just not gonna be one. George W. Bush
[ Anymore Back Call Critics Former Get Gonna Good Got His Into Just Obama Obama Other Out Plenty Presidency President Reason Successor Swamp Think Want Why]
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination. Immanuel Kant
[ Happiness Ideal Imagination Reason]
Encouraging people to believe in it was the most important thing of all. It's one of the reasons I was always uncomfortable whenever film crews came on the set to shoot things. I didn't want our make-believe to be exposed. Patrick Stewart
[ Always Believe Came Crews Encouraging Exposed Film Important Make-Believe Most Our Reasons Set Shoot Thing Things Uncomfortable Want Whenever]
We are all put in different positions for different reasons. Kim Alexis
[ Different Positions Put Reasons]
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 E. Barr
[ Built Exact Feeling Greatness Human Knowledge Qualities Reason Relations Science Spiritual Vagueness]
It only stands to reason that where there's sacrifice, there's someone collecting the sacrificial offerings. Where there's service, there is someone being served. The man who speaks to you of sacrifice is speaking of slaves and masters, and intends to be the master. Ayn Rand
[ Being Collecting Intends Man Master Masters Offerings Only Reason Sacrifice Sacrificial Served Service Slaves Someone Speaking Speaks Stands Where]
The economy is not an abstraction. The economy consists of people, and it will only grow if people feel secure and are reasonably free. John Bruton
[ Abstraction Consists Economy Feel Free Grow Only Reasonably Secure Will]
No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear. Edmund Burke
[ Acting Effectually Fear Mind Passion Powers Reasoning Robs]
It is also right that we continue to consult with front line workers and the public to ensure that targets are reasonable and achievable, that measurement regimes are proportionate and that the targets take full account of the other reforms that are under way. John Hutton
[ Account Achievable Also Consult Continue Ensure Front Full Line Measurement Other Proportionate Public Reasonable Reforms Regimes Right Take Targets Under Way Workers]
For some reason I did something where I realized I could get a reaction. That was when I broke out of my shell at school, because I really didn't have any friends or anything like that and I just kind of was going along, and then finally I did this zany thing, and all of a sudden I had tons of friends. Jim Carrey
[ Along Any Anything Because Broke Could Did Finally Friends Get Going Had Just Kind Out Reaction Realized Really Reason School Shell Some Something Sudden Then Thing Tons Where]
Generally I don't like doing remakes, but I think that's more in the cynical world of Hollywood where normally remakes are purely for commercial reasons. Gerard Butler
[ Commercial Cynical Doing Generally Hollywood More Normally Purely Reasons Remakes Think Where World]
Reason cannot establish values, and its belief that it can is the stupidiest and most pernicious illusion. Allan Bloom
[ Belief Cannot Establish Illusion Most Pernicious Reason Values]
My mom said the only reason men are alive is for lawn care and vehicle maintenance. Tim Allen Car
[ Alive Care Lawn Maintenance Men Mom Only Reason Said Vehicle]
Of the 55 refineries closed in America in the last 10 years, they were all closed for economic reasons, mostly oil company mergers. Not a single one was closed for environmental purposes or objections. Peter DeFazio
[ America Closed Company Economic Environmental Last Mergers Mostly Objections Oil Purposes Reasons Single Were Years]
Vicodin, I got addicted to that little pill. The reason I don't talk about it too much in the press is because it isn't funny, and I love to be funny in interviews. If you joke about that period in your life, it doesn't seem right. Matthew Perry
[ Addicted Because Funny Got Interviews Joke Life Little Love Much Period Pill Press Reason Right Seem Talk Too Your]
A ratio of failures is built into the process of writing. The wastebasket has evolved for a reason. Margaret Atwood
[ Built Evolved Failures Into Process Ratio Reason Wastebasket Writing]
Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity. Spider Robinson
[ Attribute Explained Malice Never Reasonably Stupidity Which]
These rare senses and powers of reasoning were given to be used freely, but not audaciously, to discover, not to pervert the truth. William John Wills
[ Discover Freely Given Pervert Powers Rare Reasoning Senses These Truth Used Were]
There is no such thing as an unreasonable question, or a silly question, or a frivolous question, or a waste-of-time question. It's your life, and you've got to get these answers. Marcia Wallace
[ Answers Frivolous Get Got Life Question Silly Such These Thing Unreasonable Your]
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
[ Always Artists Been Done Fine Know Labeled Lot Other Picked Real Reason Sing Some Stuff Traditional Why]
Faith is not a sense, nor sight, nor reason, but taking God at His work. Faith Evans
[ Faith God His Nor Reason Sense Sight Taking Work]
If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be 'meetings.' Dave Barry
[ Achieve Achieved Full Had Human Identify Meetings Never Potential Race Reason Why Will Word Would]
Some of the songs I do once in a while that I kinda... my set list is basically like my hits, there is a good reason why they are there; people really like them. Joe Cocker
[ Basically Good Hits Kinda List Once Really Reason Set Some Songs Them While Why]
Why are we here? I think many people assume, wrongly, that a company exists solely to make money. Money is an important part of a company's existence, if the company is any good. But a result is not a cause. We have to go deeper and find the real reason for our being. David Packard
[ Any Assume Being Cause Company Deeper Existence Exists Find Go Good Here Important Make Many Money Our Part Real Reason Result Solely Think Why Wrongly]
In the Bhagavad Gita, there is no long discussion, nothing elaborate. The main reason for this is that everything stated in the Gita is meant to be tested in the life of every man; it is intended to be verified in practice. Vinoba Bhave
[ Discussion Elaborate Every Everything Intended Life Long Main Man Meant Nothing Practice Reason Stated Tested Verified]
The real reason your pro tells you to keep your head down is so you can't see him laughing at you. Phyllis Diller
[ Down Head Him Keep Laughing Pro Real Reason See Tells Your]
The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for white, or women created for men. Alice Walker
[ Animals Any Black Created Exist Humans Made Men More Own Reasons Than Their Were White Women World]
Sure I should have been at the Fifa workshop for example, but I had personal reasons for not being there and looking back saying that it was a mistake for me not being there I would take the same decision because the personal situation has higher priority than a workshop. Jurgen Klinsmann
[ Back Because Been Being Decision Example Fifa Had Higher Looking Mistake Personal Priority Reasons Same Saying Should Situation Sure Take Than Workshop Would]
We have our own reasons for what's motivating us right now. Troy Vincent
[ Motivating Now Our Own Reasons Right Us]
Before anything else, we need a new age of Enlightenment. Our present political systems must relinquish their claims on truth, justice and freedom and have to replace them with the search for truth, justice, freedom and reason. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Age Anything Before Claims Else Enlightenment Freedom Justice Must Need New Our Political Present Reason Relinquish Replace Search Systems Their Them Truth]
You can see these boxes which are covered with metal foils for thermal reasons, and they are also, most of the time, thermally controlled inside to keep reasonable temperature inside each of these containers. Claude Nicollier
[ Also Boxes Containers Controlled Covered Each Inside Keep Metal Most Reasonable Reasons See Temperature Thermal These Time Which]
There's more than a few remnants left in German welfare policy today. Many Germans eagerly condemn Hitler's fascism but won't examine the other reasons why the Third Reich succeeded for a season. Suzanne Fields
[ Condemn Eagerly Examine Fascism Few German Germans Hitler Left Many More Other Policy Reasons Reich Remnants Season Succeeded Than Third Today Welfare Why Won]
I still feel like I'm doing this for the same reasons and working just as hard. Scott Wolf
[ Doing Feel Hard Just Reasons Same Still Working]
I want to work with great directors and try not to put too much pressure on myself and just read things for the story and recognize when I'm drawn to something for the right reasons and try to maintain some sanity. Rachel McAdams
[ Directors Drawn Great Just Maintain Much Myself Pressure Put Read Reasons Recognize Right Sanity Some Something Story Things Too Try Want Work]
It is reason, and not passion, which must guide our deliberations, guide our debate, and guide our decision. Barbara Jordan
[ Debate Decision Deliberations Guide Must Our Passion Reason Which]
At the constitutional level where we work, 90 percent of any decision is emotional. The rational part of us supplies the reasons for supporting our predilections. William O. Douglas
[ Any Constitutional Decision Emotional Level Our Part Percent Rational Reasons Supplies Supporting Us Where Work]
That no government, so called, can reasonably be trusted, or reasonably be supposed to have honest purposes in view, any longer than it depends wholly upon voluntary support. Lysander Spooner
[ Any Called Depends Government Honest Longer Purposes Reasonably Support Supposed Than Trusted Upon View Voluntary Wholly]
The worst thing is always thinking of titles for records, with some reason behind them, and she just came out with the word, which she thought was a good word, a hard word, and since then we've sort of attached loads of meaning to it. Emma Anderson
[ Always Attached Behind Came Good Hard Just Loads Meaning Out Reason Records She Since Some Sort Them Then Thing Thinking Thought Titles Which Word Worst]
The actors I would like to work with are Julia Roberts, just because I've admired her work for a long time, well Brad Pitt. I think you know my reasons. Christina Milian
[ Actors Admired Because Brad Her Julia Just Know Long Pitt Reasons Roberts Think Time Well Work Would]
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
[ Abandoned Arts Fantasy Impossible Marvels Monsters Mother Origin Produces Reason She United]
Cricket was my reason for living. Harold Larwood
[ Cricket Living Reason]
For the producers, there was no reason to produce. You get money, but you couldn't use this money. For consumers, you could have money, but you have no way to use it because you go to the shop and see nothing. Anatoly Chubais
[ Because Consumers Could Get Go Money Nothing Produce Producers Reason See Shop Use Way]
More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding. Paul D. Boyer
[ Applied Compassion Discipline Example Father Honesty Logical Love More Others Reasoning Taught Than Understanding Word]
In our tabulation of psychoanalytic results, we have classed those who stopped treatment together with those not improved. This appears to be reasonable; a patient who fails to finish his treatment, and is not improved, is surely a therapeutic failure. Hans Eysenck
[ Appears Classed Fails Failure Finish His Improved Our Patient Psychoanalytic Reasonable Results Stopped Surely Therapeutic Those Together Treatment]
I'm the worst rider. I'm a terrible rider. Me and horses are not a good mix. For some reason, people are always trying to get me on a horse in a movie. Dana Delany
[ Always Get Good Horse Horses Mix Movie Reason Rider Some Terrible Trying Worst]
I believe the reason I love painting so much is that it forces one to be objective. Max Beckmann
[ Believe Forces Love Much Objective Painting Reason]
There is no logical reason why the camel of great art should pass through the needle of mob intelligence. Rebecca West
[ Art Camel Great Intelligence Logical Mob Needle Pass Reason Should Through Why]
I learned how important it is to entertain people and give them a reason to come and watch you play. Elvis Presley
[ Come Entertain Give How Important Learned Play Reason Them Watch]
My first attempts to transmit typhus to laboratory animals, including the smaller species of monkeys, had failed, as had those of my predecessors, for reasons which I can easily supply today. Charles Jules Henry Nicole
[ Animals Attempts Easily Failed First Had Including Laboratory Monkeys Predecessors Reasons Smaller Species Supply Those Today Transmit Typhus Which]
Well, honestly, both my husband and I tend to ignore the tabloids. We see them every once in awhile or it comes to our attention that we are in a tabloid for one reason or another. But it's always false. Connie Chung
[ Always Another Attention Awhile Both Comes Every False Honestly Husband Ignore Once Our Reason See Tabloid Tabloids Tend Them Well]
I am single for two reasons. First, I don't date girls who watch Real World because they already think they know me. Second, a lot of girls look at me as the slutty seven. Steven Hill
[ Already Am Because Date First Girls Know Look Lot Real Reasons Second Seven Single Think Two Watch World]
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. Graeme Murphy
[ Able Also Characters Emotional Give Happens Having Intelligent Journey Look Reality Reasons Relationships See Suspend Them Those Wanted Why Without]
For this reason, it is essential that our Nation's rural transportation professionals be provided with the necessary tools and support to promote and showcase the value, benefits, and accomplishments of rural transportation planning and development. Kit Bond
[ Accomplishments Benefits Development Essential Nation Necessary Our Planning Professionals Promote Provided Reason Rural Showcase Support Tools Transportation Value]
Liking one person is an extra reason for liking another. E. M. Forster
[ Another Extra Liking Person Reason]
Man associates ideas not according to logic or verifiable exactitude, but according to his pleasure and interests. It is for this reason that most truths are nothing but prejudices. Remy de Gourmont
[ According Associates His Ideas Interests Logic Man Most Nothing Pleasure Prejudices Reason Truths Verifiable]
All the evidence that we have indicates that it is reasonable to assume in practically every human being, and certainly in almost every newborn baby, that there is an active will toward health, an impulse towards growth, or towards the actualization. Abraham Maslow
[ Active Almost Assume Baby Being Certainly Every Evidence Growth Health Human Impulse Indicates Newborn Practically Reasonable Toward Towards Will]
The reason a writer writes a book is to forget a book and the reason a reader reads one is to remember it. Tom Wolfe
[ Book Forget Reader Reads Reason Remember Writer Writes]
One of the reasons for going back into the past is that it's almost the only place that there's any drama. Robert Towne
[ Almost Any Back Drama Going Into Only Past Place Reasons]
If for no other reason than the energy crisis now facing this country, the federal government should be eager to become partners with us in rebuilding our city. Jane Byrne
[ Become City Country Crisis Eager Energy Facing Federal Government Now Other Our Partners Reason Rebuilding Should Than Us]
There is some reason, obviously, that you are drawn to your material, but the way in which you explore it might come to be quite different from what you would expect. Ann Beattie
[ Come Different Drawn Expect Explore Material Might Obviously Quite Reason Some Way Which Would Your]
We say of an animal that it is intelligent, and we say the same thing of a woman; but in neither case is it usually appropriate, clearly for very different reasons. Jose Bergamin
[ Animal Appropriate Case Clearly Different Intelligent Neither Reasons Same Say Thing Usually Very Woman]
I didn't do it because of the underlying greed that's prevailing, but it is about greed, doing the right thing at the right time using your clout when you have it and what for and what reason. Danny DeVito
[ Because Clout Doing Greed Prevailing Reason Right Thing Time Underlying Using Your]
They thought that I was a man with reasonable judgment, so I was never under pressure from my parents; I could do whatever I wanted. I never had a negative word from them, nothing whatsoever. Shimon Peres
[ Could Had Judgment Man Negative Never Nothing Parents Pressure Reasonable Them Thought Under Wanted Whatever Whatsoever Word]
That's the reason support for the National Endowment of the Arts is so important. It enables those ventures that aren't viable commercially to be done. David Selby
[ Arts Commercially Done Enables Endowment Important National Reason Support Those Ventures Viable]
The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough. William Hazlitt
[ Chiefly Despise Despised Dupe Enough Fool Friendship Hate Hated Having Indeed Love Myself Reason World]
The gods had condemned Sisyphus to ceaselessly rolling a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless labor. Albert Camus
[ Back Ceaselessly Condemned Dreadful Fall Futile Gods Had Hopeless Labor More Mountain Own Punishment Reason Rock Rolling Some Stone Than Thought Top Weight Whence Would]
There's no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively - I am one with the people. Huey Newton
[ Am Collectively Establishment Every Fear Reason Right]
That's the only reason I'm here. I don't need to play the game for any other reason than to win a championship. Drew Bledsoe
[ Any Championship Game Here Need Only Other Play Reason Than Win]
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is only in the conclusions; their reasons are always different. George Santayana
[ Agree Always Conclusions Different Friends Generally Men Only Reasons Same Sex Their Women]
If you run an Internet search on Vietnam and the war, most of the information you get begins at about 1962. I think this is telling. It is missing the whole period that led up to the reasons the war happened in the first place. Brendan Fraser
[ Begins First Get Happened Information Internet Led Missing Most Period Place Reasons Run Search Telling Think Up Vietnam War Whole]
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win. Sachin Tendulkar
[ Because Contributions Different Great Made Players Reason Victory Why Win]
And hence he must be invisible; for a spirit cannot be seen by the eye of man: nor is there any thing in this principle contradictory to reason or experience. Adam Clarke
[ Any Cannot Contradictory Experience Eye Hence Invisible Man Must Nor Principle Reason Seen Spirit Thing]
There are plenty of reasons not to put up with the world as it is. Jose Saramago
[ Plenty Put Reasons Up World]
I certainly wasn't happy. Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it. What I was given was the thing you can't earn, and can't keep, and often don't even recognize at the time; I mean joy. Ursula K. LeGuin
[ Certainly Earn Earns Even Given Happiness Happy Joy Keep Mean Often Only Reason Recognize Thing Time]
But there's no reason why we should abdicate our foundational principles because certain groups don't believe in them. You know, no majority should surrender its deeply held beliefs to those who don't believe in anything. Pat Robertson
[ Abdicate Anything Because Beliefs Believe Certain Deeply Foundational Groups Held Know Majority Our Principles Reason Should Surrender Them Those Why]
The more a race is governed by its passions, the less it has acquired the habit of cautious and reasoned argument, the more intense will be its love of music. Stendhal
[ Acquired Argument Cautious Governed Habit Intense Less Love More Music Passions Race Reasoned Will]
In the course of her education she had gone through the history usually put into the hands of young people... now her ripened reason gave to her present study at least the advantage of novelty. Charlotte Smith
[ Advantage Course Education Gave Gone Had Hands Her History Into Least Novelty Now Present Put Reason Ripened She Study Through Usually Young]
G is Grace, the Flaming Star is the Torch of Reason. Those who possess this knowledge are indeed Illuminati. Adam Weishaupt
[ Flaming Grace Indeed Knowledge Possess Reason Star Those Torch]
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons. R. Buckminster Fuller Technology
[ Acquiring Humanity Reasons Right Technology Wrong]
The reason sport is attractive to many of the general public is that it's filled with reversals. What you think may happen doesn't happen. A champion is beaten, an unknown becomes a champion. Roger Bannister
[ Attractive Beaten Becomes Champion Filled General Happen Many May Public Reason Sport Think Unknown]
There's no reason the Rangers can't get to the top. Tom Hicks
[ Get Rangers Reason Top]
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. Robert Plant
[ Believe Die Equal Financial Give Hundred Know Least Minutes Music Outside Really Reasons Roadside Scene Something Ten Tried Up Years]
So I'm in the Republican Party for the same reason I was in the Democratic Party: to make sure blacks are included, along with everyone else. Charles Evers
[ Along Blacks Democratic Else Everyone Included Make Party Reason Republican Same Sure]
The reason we're so dangerous is because we're totally harmless. Cheech Marin
[ Because Dangerous Harmless Reason Totally]
Sex is not only the basis of life, it is the reason for life. Norman Lindsay
[ Basis Life Only Reason Sex]
You know it's funny that none of the regular late-night shows now use guest hosts the way Johnny did. No one talks about it much, but it's curious that they don't do it. They would each have to be asked the reason why they don't. Garry Shandling
[ Asked Curious Did Each Funny Guest Hosts Johnny Know Late-Night Much None Now Reason Regular Shows Talks Use Way Why Would]
My reasons for declaring a sexual preference had to do less with the pursuit of personal freedom than with the lust for pure shock value. Lance Loud
[ Declaring Freedom Had Less Lust Personal Preference Pure Pursuit Reasons Sexual Shock Than Value]
My intention when I came into this industry was to be a musician, not necessarily a recording artist, just a musician in general. And that's the reason I went to college and got my degree, which has been great for me. It's helped me a lot with my career. Jon Secada
[ Artist Been Came Career College Degree General Got Great Helped Industry Intention Into Just Lot Musician Necessarily Reason Recording Went Which]
All which is beautiful and noble is the result of reason and calculation. Charles Baudelaire
[ Beautiful Calculation Noble Reason Result Which]
The world is indebted for all triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression. Thomas Jefferson
[ Been Error Gained Humanity Indebted Oppression Over Reason Triumphs Which World]
I have not lost faith in God. I have moments of anger and protest. Sometimes I've been closer to him for that reason. Elie Wiesel Faith
[ Anger Been Closer Faith God Him Lost Moments Protest Reason Sometimes]
The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest. Sophocles
[ Gifts Gods Good Highest Mankind Plant Reason]
There's a long record here of being wrong. There's a good reason for it. There are probably multiple reasons. Certainly proliferation is a hard thing to track, particularly in countries that deny easy and free access and don't have free and open societies. David Kay
[ Access Being Certainly Countries Deny Easy Free Good Hard Here Long Multiple Open Particularly Probably Proliferation Reason Reasons Record Societies Thing Track Wrong]
Corporations cannot commit treason, or be outlawed or excommunicated, for they have no souls. Harold Coffin
[ Cannot Commit Corporations Outlawed Souls Treason]
If you marry the wrong person for the wrong reasons, then no matter how hard you work, it's never going to work, because then you have to completely change yourself, completely change them, completely - by that time, you're both dead. Anne Bancroft
[ Because Both Change Completely Dead Going Hard How Marry Matter Never Person Reasons Them Then Time Work Wrong Yourself]
Earnestness is enthusiasm tempered by reason. Blaise Pascal
[ Earnestness Enthusiasm Reason Tempered]
Treason doth never prosper, what's the reason? For if it prosper, none dare call it Treason. John Harington
[ Call Dare Doth Never None Prosper Reason Treason]
Revolutions are the produce of passion, not of sober and tranquil reason. William Godwin
[ Passion Produce Reason Revolutions Sober Tranquil]
Reason is the test of ridicule, not ridicule the test of truth. William Warburton
[ Reason Ridicule Test Truth]
A person can't have everything in this world; and it was a little unreasonable of her to expect it. Kate Chopin
[ Everything Expect Her Little Person Unreasonable World]
I made education the highest priority of my campaign - actually education and jobs - and the reason is a simple one: I think the future of America depends on it. Charles Schumer
[ Actually America Campaign Depends Education Future Highest Jobs Made Priority Reason Simple Think]
One of the reasons I love to jump back and forth between mediums is that film does allow me to be more literal. I can go to the real place. I can go to the Coliseum, and I don't have to fake it. Julie Taymor
[ Allow Back Between Does Fake Film Forth Go Jump Literal Love Mediums More Place Real Reasons]
It is the nature of the artist to mind excessively what is said about him. Literature is strewn with the wreckage of men who have minded beyond reason the opinions of others. Virginia Woolf
[ Artist Beyond Excessively Him Literature Men Mind Minded Nature Opinions Others Reason Said Strewn Wreckage]
Aaron Pryor wants to get into the ring with me. He wants to be able to retire, and he will. For health reasons. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Aaron Able Get Health Into Pryor Reasons Retire Ring Wants Will]
It is reasonable to expect the doctor to recognize that science may not have all the answers to problems of health and healing. Norman Cousins Medical
[ Answers Doctor Expect Healing Health May Problems Reasonable Recognize Science]
Reason is a whore, surviving by simulation, versatility, and shamelessness. Emile M. Cioran
[ Reason Simulation Surviving Versatility]
Emotions have taught mankind to reason. Marquis De Vauvenargues
[ Emotions Mankind Reason Taught]
Business should never be allowed to justify mean, thug ugly deals for any reason. Ralph Steadman
[ Allowed Any Business Deals Justify Mean Never Reason Should Thug Ugly]
Mothers are the people who love us for no good reason. And those of us who are mothers know it's the most exquisite love of all. Maggie Gallagher
[ Exquisite Good Know Love Most Mothers Reason Those Us]
I felt uneasy, but sometimes, like I said before, I believed in Col. North and there was a very solid and very valid reason that he must have been doing this. Fawn Hall
[ Been Before Believed Col Doing Felt Must North Reason Said Solid Sometimes Uneasy Valid Very]
In the end, my reasons for moving down the timeline and introducing a new cast have more to do with keeping myself entertained, on the assumption that if I get bored, my readers are going to be even more bored. Raymond E. Feist
[ Assumption Bored Cast Down End Entertained Even Get Going Introducing Keeping More Moving Myself New Readers Reasons Timeline]
People are generally better persuaded by the reasons which they have themselves discovered than by those which have come in to the mind of others. Blaise Pascal
[ Better Come Discovered Generally Mind Others Persuaded Reasons Than Themselves Those Which]
Mathematics as an expression of the human mind reflects the active will, the contemplative reason, and the desire for aesthetic perfection. Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis and construction, generality and individuality. Richard Courant
[ Active Aesthetic Analysis Basic Construction Contemplative Desire Elements Expression Generality Human Individuality Intuition Logic Mathematics Mind Perfection Reason Reflects Will]
An omnipotent God is the only being with no reason to lie. Mason Cooley
[ Being God Lie Omnipotent Only Reason]
The reason the government sells the census as your ticket to getting goodies - rather than as your civic duty - is that distributing goodies is now all the government does. Tom G. Palmer
[ Census Civic Distributing Does Duty Getting Government Now Rather Reason Sells Than Ticket Your]
Before this learning experience, I had assumed that with regard to programs that sought to help people out of poverty, the political world was essentially divided into two camps: conservatives who opposed these for a variety of reasons, and liberals who supported them. Barney Frank
[ Assumed Before Camps Conservatives Divided Essentially Experience Had Help Into Learning Liberals Opposed Out Political Poverty Programs Reasons Regard Sought Supported Them These Two Variety World]
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it. Agatha Christie
[ Advice Always Certain Give Good Ignored Reason]
I write about wounds, the eternal treasons of life. It's not very funny, but it's sincere. My commitment is to sincerity. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Commitment Eternal Funny Life Sincere Sincerity Very Wounds Write]
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women. Voltaire
[ Men Sentiment Women Worth]
God's children and their happiness are my reasons for being. Red Skelton
[ Being Children God Happiness Reasons Their]
I tried being reasonable, I didn't like it. Clint Eastwood
[ Being Reasonable Tried]
He must pull out his own eyes, and see no creature, before he can say, he sees no God; He must be no man, and quench his reasonable soul, before he can say to himself, there is no God. John Donne
[ Before Creature Eyes God Himself His Man Must Out Own Pull Quench Reasonable Say See Sees Soul]
The reason that conservative talk radio works is because there is an audience for it. Paul Weyrich
[ Audience Because Conservative Radio Reason Talk Works]
There is no more reason to pay for private education than there is to pay for a private swimming pool for those who do not use public facilities. Albert Shanker
[ Education Facilities More Pay Pool Private Public Reason Swimming Than Those Use]
He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Employs His Make Only Passion Reason Use]
After a long, impartial enquiry of the truth, and after much and earnest calling upon God, to give unto me the spirit and revelation in the knowledge of Him, I find myself obliged, both by the principles of reason and Scripture, to embrace the opinion I now hold forth. John Biddle
[ After Both Calling Earnest Embrace Enquiry Find Forth Give God Him Hold Impartial Knowledge Long Much Myself Now Obliged Opinion Principles Reason Revelation Scripture Spirit Truth Unto Upon]
There is no reason for anyone in this country, anyone except a police officer or a military person, to buy, to own, to have, to use a handgun... and the only way to do that is to change the Constitution. Michael Gartner
[ Anyone Buy Change Constitution Country Except Handgun Military Officer Only Own Person Police Reason Use Way]
The pains of disconcerted or frustrated habits, and the inherent pleasure there is in following them, are motives which nature has put into our wills without generally caring to inform us why; and she sometimes decrees, indeed, that her reasons shall not be ours. Chauncey Wright
[ Caring Decrees Following Frustrated Generally Habits Her Indeed Inform Inherent Into Motives Nature Our Ours Pains Pleasure Put Reasons Shall She Sometimes Them Us Which Why Wills Without]
People don't buy for logical reasons. They buy for emotional reasons. Zig Ziglar
[ Buy Emotional Logical Reasons]
The only reason I went to college was to play basketball. I injured my knee and couldn't play. Jeffrey Dean Morgan
[ Basketball College Injured Knee Only Play Reason Went]
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us, this being determined by reason and in the way in which the man of practical wisdom would determine it. Aristotle
[ Being Choice Concerned Determine Determined Excellence Lying Man Mean Practical Reason Relative State Then Us Way Which Wisdom Would]
The rational mind of man is a shallow thing, a shore upon a continent of the irrational, wherein thin colonies of reason have settled amid a savage world. Wilford O. Cross
[ Amid Colonies Continent Irrational Man Mind Rational Reason Savage Settled Shallow Shore Thin Thing Upon Wherein World]
The concept of reason itself appears as an artificial attempt to separate intellectual powers from the frustrations, emotions, and accidents which cause events; the concept of reason is viewed as facade to prevent change. Edward Levi
[ Accidents Appears Artificial Attempt Cause Change Concept Emotions Events Facade Frustrations Intellectual Itself Powers Prevent Reason Separate Viewed Which]
You don't change minds in Washington with sweet reason. You do it to the white light of public opinion. Steve Forbes
[ Change Light Minds Opinion Public Reason Sweet Washington White]
It is not reason which is the guide of life, but custom. David Hume
[ Custom Guide Life Reason Which]
On the one hand, there is no reason that a black person needs to live a portion of his or her life being concerned about the people of color around him. On the other hand, if you don't you're crazy. Henry Hampton
[ Around Being Black Color Concerned Crazy Hand Her Him His Life Live Needs Other Person Portion Reason]
If you play jazz, then you play with your fingers. If you're playing rock, you use a pick. There's really no rhyme or reason to that other than that's just the way it has been. Kevin Eubanks
[ Been Fingers Jazz Just Other Pick Play Playing Really Reason Rhyme Rock Than Then Use Way Your]
I think the reason people are dealing with science less well now than 50 years ago is that it has become so complicated. James D. Watson
[ Ago Become Complicated Dealing Less Now Reason Science Than Think Well Years]
Ideally citizens are to think of themselves as if they were legislators and ask themselves what statutes, supported by what reasons satisfying the criterion of reciprocity, they would think is most reasonable to enact. John Rawls
[ Ask Citizens Criterion Enact Ideally Legislators Most Reasonable Reasons Satisfying Statutes Supported Themselves Think Were Would]
People mistakenly assume that their thinking is done by their head; it is actually done by the heart which first dictates the conclusion, then commands the head to provide the reasoning that will defend it. Anthony de Mello
[ Actually Assume Commands Conclusion Defend Dictates Done First Head Heart Mistakenly Provide Reasoning Their Then Thinking Which Will]
A mediocre mind thinks it writes divinely; a good mind thinks it writes reasonably. Jean de la Bruyere
[ Divinely Good Mediocre Mind Reasonably Thinks Writes]
The only reason my work seems to be eclectic up to a certain period is because I was a failure as an actor. Hugh Grant
[ Actor Because Certain Eclectic Failure Only Period Reason Seems Up Work]
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it. Henry Ford
[ Engage Few Hardest Probably Reason Thinking Which Why Work]
I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible. Milton Friedman Finance
[ Am Any Circumstances Cutting Excuse Favor Possible Reason Taxes Under Whenever]
To act wisely when the time for action comes, to wait patiently when it is time for repose, put man in accord with the tides. Ignorance of this law results in periods of unreasoning enthusiasm on the one hand, and depression on the other. Helena Petrova Blavatsky
[ Accord Act Action Comes Depression Enthusiasm Hand Ignorance Law Man Other Patiently Periods Put Repose Results Tides Time Wait Wisely]
Maybe... there is a perfectly reasonable explanation for unlawfully detaining 120 people. Maybe they just got carried away with last year's idea of pre-emptive strikes and thought, 'Let's not wait for an actual crime to occur. Let's get the innocent. Mark Thomas
[ Actual Away Carried Crime Detaining Explanation Get Got Idea Innocent Just Last Maybe Occur Perfectly Pre-Emptive Reasonable Strikes Thought Wait Year]
Another woman approached me while I was having lunch at the Russian Tea Room in New York and told me that the reason she had become a lawyer was because she had read 'Rage of Angels'. To me, that kind of feedback has more meaning than any sales figures. Sidney Sheldon
[ Angels Another Any Approached Because Become Feedback Figures Had Having Kind Lawyer Lunch Meaning More New Rage Read Reason Room Russian Sales She Tea Than Told While Woman York]
We slow the progress of science today for all sorts of ethical reasons. Biomedicine could advance much faster if we abolished our rules on human experimentation in clinical trials, as Nazi researchers did. Paul Nitze
[ Abolished Advance Clinical Could Did Ethical Experimentation Faster Human Much Our Progress Reasons Researchers Rules Science Slow Sorts Today Trials]
I think England has served me very well. I like living in London for the reasons I gave. I have absolutely no intentions of cutting those ties. There is absolutely no reason to do so. Certainly not, so that I can have a swimming pool and a palm tree. Colin Firth
[ Absolutely Certainly Cutting England Gave Intentions Living London Palm Pool Reason Reasons Served Swimming Think Those Ties Tree Very Well]
That's one of the reasons I wanted to be an actor, to be like them. And there they were at my table, all talking about how nervous they were, about the lines, and so forth. No matter how big you get, you still have the same kinds of anxieties and so forth. Gavin MacLeod
[ Actor Anxieties Big Forth Get How Kinds Lines Matter Nervous Reasons Same Still Table Talking Them Wanted Were]
As a young man, every bone in my body wanted to pick up a machine gun and kill Germans. And yet I had absolutely no reason to do so. Certainly nobody invited me to do the job. But that's what I felt that I was trained to do. Now no part of my upbringing was militaristic. Pete Townshend
[ Absolutely Body Bone Certainly Every Felt Germans Gun Had Invited Job Kill Machine Man Nobody Now Part Pick Reason Trained Up Upbringing Wanted Yet Young]
There's a reason screens are only this thick. John Malkovich
[ Only Reason Screens Thick]
One of the guys that used to run it - for some reason I've no idea why he used to call me the Sea Monster and I was just looking around for a name and thought that'll do. That lasted for a couple of years probably. Jo Brand
[ Around Call Couple Guys Idea Just Lasted Looking Monster Name Probably Reason Run Sea Some Thought Used Why Years]
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. Lord Hailsham
[ Differ Does Doubt Doubts Establish Fact Given Men More Nothing Others Out Reasonable Reasons Than Their Which]
The main reason for the failure of the modern medical science is that it is dealing with results and not causes. Nothing more than the patching up of those attacked and the burying of those who are slain, without a thought being given to the real strong hold. Edward Bach
[ Attacked Being Burying Causes Dealing Failure Given Hold Main Medical Modern More Nothing Real Reason Results Science Slain Strong Than Those Thought Up Without]
Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons. Lillian Gordy Carter
[ Age Economical Guy Keeps Lights Middle Off Rather Reasons Romantic Than Turning]
Foreign trade clearly has been a reason why inflation has been low. Tim Bishop
[ Been Clearly Foreign Inflation Low Reason Trade Why]
For some reason I get this key position of being one of two people that started the company that started the revolution. Steve Wozniak
[ Being Company Get Key Position Reason Revolution Some Started Two]
Man is wise and constantly in quest of more wisdom; but the ultimate wisdom, which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls forth faith rather than reason. Hal Borland
[ Beginnings Calls Constantly Deals Fact Faith Forth Lies Locked Man More Quest Rather Reason Remains Same Seed Simplest Than Time Ultimate Universe Which Wisdom Wise]
I'm cute - and God I hate that. Because that's not cool. I'm like your niece, and nobody wants to date their niece. It's the chubby cheeks. The whole reason people voted for me on American Idol is because I'm an everyday, normal girl. Kelly Clarkson
[ American Because Cheeks Chubby Cool Cute Date Everyday Girl God Hate Idol Niece Nobody Normal Reason Their Voted Wants Whole Your]
The fact is, it was a big show. We were a part of that show. Everybody watches for different reasons. There were some people who were tuning in that day to see what was going on with other characters. Matthew Ashford
[ Big Characters Day Different Everybody Fact Going Other Part Reasons See Show Some Tuning Watches Were]
All men have an equal right to the free development of their faculties; they have an equal right to the impartial protection of the state; but it is not true, it is against all the laws of reason and equity, it is against the eternal nature of things. Victor Cousin
[ Against Development Equal Equity Eternal Faculties Free Impartial Laws Men Nature Protection Reason Right State Their Things True]
I think if you run away from who you are, that you're a Democrat and you're proud to be a Democrat, it's foolish. And the reason it's foolish is you've got a lot to be proud of. Tim Kaine
[ Away Democrat Foolish Got Lot Proud Reason Run Think]
We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart. Blaise Pascal
[ Also Heart Know Only Reason Truth]
For books are more than books, they are the life, the very heart and core of ages past, the reason why men lived and worked and died, the essence and quintessence of their lives. Gene Fowler
[ Ages Books Core Died Essence Heart Life Lived Lives Men More Past Quintessence Reason Than Their Very Why Worked]
I write for the same reason I breathe - because if I didn't, I would die. Isaac Asimov
[ Because Breathe Die Reason Same Would Write]
This is the great object held out by this association; and the means of attaining it is illumination, enlightening the understanding by the sun of reason which will dispell the clouds of superstition and of prejudice. Adam Weishaupt
[ Association Attaining Clouds Enlightening Great Held Illumination Means Object Out Prejudice Reason Sun Superstition Understanding Which Will]
There is much modern music that is better adapted to a wind combination than to a string, although for obvious reasons originally scored for an orchestra. If in such cases the interpretation is equal to the composition the balance of a wind combination is more satisfying. John Philip Sousa
[ Adapted Although Balance Better Cases Combination Composition Equal Interpretation Modern More Much Music Obvious Orchestra Originally Reasons Satisfying Scored String Such Than Wind]
I see no reason for giving the capital employed in agriculture greater protection than the capital vested in other branches of trade, manufacture, or commerce. Joseph Hume
[ Agriculture Branches Capital Commerce Employed Giving Greater Manufacture Other Protection Reason See Than Trade Vested]
The reason there are two senators for each state is so that one can be the designated driver. Jay Leno Funny
[ Designated Driver Each Reason Senators State Two]
Tragedy is restful: and the reason is that hope, that foul, deceitful thing, has no part in it. Jean Anouilh
[ Deceitful Foul Hope Part Reason Restful Thing Tragedy]
The reason man does not experience his true cultural self is that until he experiences another self as valid he has little basis for validating his own self. Edward T. Hall
[ Another Basis Cultural Does Experience Experiences His Little Man Own Reason Self True Until Valid Validating]
Members of the U.S. House and the U.S. Senate are not there by accident. Each managed to get there for some reason. Learn what it was and you will know something important about them, about our country and about the American people. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Accident American Country Each Get House Important Know Learn Managed Members Our Reason Senate Some Something Them Will]
Libertarians recognize the inevitable pluralism of the modern world and for that reason assert that individual liberty is at least part of the common good. Tom G. Palmer
[ Assert Common Good Individual Inevitable Least Libertarians Liberty Modern Part Pluralism Reason Recognize World]
Cubism is still the most important art movement for the same reason that John D. is still the most important Rockefeller. Brad Holland
[ Art Cubism Important John Most Movement Reason Rockefeller Same Still]
There is no reason against woman's elevation, but prejudices. Ernestine Rose
[ Against Elevation Prejudices Reason Woman]
The trouble with Reason is that it becomes meaningless at the exact point where it refuses to act. Bernard De Voto
[ Act Becomes Exact Meaningless Point Reason Refuses Trouble Where]
The finest works of art are precious, among other reasons, because they make it possible for us to know, if only imperfectly and for a little while, what it actually feels like to think subtly and feel nobly. Aldous Huxley
[ Actually Among Art Because Feel Feels Finest Imperfectly Know Little Make Nobly Only Other Possible Precious Reasons Subtly Think Us While Works]
There must be a reason why some people can afford to live well. They must have worked for it. I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things that we could use. Mother Teresa
[ Afford Angry Away Could Feel Live Must Only Reason See Some Things Throwing Use Waste Well Why Worked]
For this reason, strangers are not really conceived as individuals, but as strangers of a particular type: the element of distance is no less general in regard to them than the element of nearness. Georg Simmel
[ Conceived Distance Element General Individuals Less Nearness Particular Really Reason Regard Strangers Than Them Type]
Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit. George Santayana
[ Barbarous Benefit Fashion Imitation Innovation Produces Reason Something Without]
In all candor, the Court fails to perceive any reason for suspending the power of courts to get evidence and rule on questions of privilege in criminal matters simply because it is the president of the United States who holds the evidence. John J. Sirica
[ Any Because Candor Court Courts Criminal Evidence Fails Get Holds Matters Perceive Power President Privilege Questions Reason Rule Simply States United]
In the year and a half I was on SNL, I never saw anybody ad lib anything. For a very good reason - the director cut according to the script. So, if you ad libbed, you'd be off mike and off camera. Harry Shearer
[ According Ad Anybody Anything Camera Cut Director Good Half Lib Mike Never Off Reason Saw Script Snl Very Year]
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them. Abraham Lincoln
[ Best Common Looking Lord Makes Many Reason Them World]
I am doing my best to find it. I will find it before the public finds it. I will get out of it before it's too late. The reason I will do that is because that's what I'm paid to do. Jim Cramer
[ Am Because Before Best Doing Find Finds Get Late Out Paid Public Reason Too Will]
I study pitchers. I visualize pitches. That gives me a better chance every time I step into the box. That doesn't mean I'm going to get a hit every game, but that's one of the reasons I've come a long way as a hitter. Mark McGwire
[ Better Box Chance Come Every Game Get Gives Going Hit Hitter Into Long Mean Pitchers Pitches Reasons Step Study Time Visualize Way]
This is a cause that musicians can take to heart because one of our main reasons for being is to share our music with other people, and this takes us to people who probably wouldn't otherwise get to hear music on quite this level. Boz Scaggs
[ Because Being Cause Get Hear Heart Level Main Music Musicians Other Otherwise Our Probably Quite Reasons Share Take Takes Us]
Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life. Epicurus
[ Course Directed Greatest Highest His Interests Intrudes Life Man Misfortune Reason Seldom Throughout Upon Wise]
The reason a lot of people do not recognize opportunity is because it usually goes around wearing overalls looking like hard work. Thomas A. Edison
[ Around Because Goes Hard Looking Lot Opportunity Overalls Reason Recognize Usually Wearing Work]
There's a time when you have to explain to your children why they're born, and it's a marvelous thing if you know the reason by then. Hazel Scott
[ Born Children Explain Know Marvelous Reason Then Thing Time Why Your]
A petty reason perhaps why novelists more and more try to keep a distance from journalists is that novelists are trying to write the truth and journalists are trying to write fiction. Graham Greene
[ Distance Fiction Journalists Keep More Novelists Perhaps Petty Reason Truth Try Trying Why Write]
I am reasonably happy, providing I keep busy. Burt Lancaster
[ Am Busy Happy Keep Providing Reasonably]
For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth. Bo Bennett Trust
[ Better Every Good Lie Reason Tell Truth]
Due to financial reasons, I dropped out of school after eight years of formal schooling. Philip Emeagwali
[ After Dropped Due Eight Financial Formal Out Reasons School Schooling Years]
I thought that by saying no and explaining my reasons my employer would abandon his social suggestions. However, to my regret, in the following few weeks, he continued to ask me out on several occasions. Anita Hill
[ Abandon Ask Continued Employer Explaining Few Following His However Occasions Out Reasons Regret Saying Several Social Suggestions Thought Weeks Would]
It was impossible to reason with a negro-that the only way to keep him in his place was to keep him under fear. Henry Carter Stuart
[ Fear Him His Impossible Keep Only Place Reason Under Way]
Now we have reason to be grateful once again that Al Gore is not the man in the White House, and never will be. William Bennett
[ Again Al Gore Grateful House Man Never Now Once Reason White Will]
Those who invalidate reason ought seriously to consider whether they argue against reason with or without reason. Ethan Allen
[ Against Argue Consider Ought Reason Seriously Those Whether Without]
Admittedly great though these reasons be, they are not the principal grounds, that is, those which may rightfully claim for themselves the privilege of the highest admiration. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
[ Admiration Admittedly Claim Great Grounds Highest May Principal Privilege Reasons Rightfully Themselves These Those Though Which]
The reason why I buy into the Democratic Party more than the Republican Party is because there are over 2,000 verses of Scripture that deal with responding to the needs of the poor. Tony Campolo
[ Because Buy Deal Democratic Into More Needs Over Party Poor Reason Republican Responding Scripture Than Verses Why]
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
[ Braver Depends Flight Future Hope Only Panic Reason See Use Wiser]
The main reason I wanted to be successful was to get out of the ghetto. My parents helped direct my path. Florence Griffith Joyner
[ Direct Get Ghetto Helped Main Out Parents Path Reason Successful Wanted]
I think in part the reason is that seeing an economy that is, in many ways, quite different from the one grows up in, helps crystallize issues: in one's own environment, one takes too much for granted, without asking why things are the way they are. Joseph E. Stiglitz
[ Asking Crystallize Different Economy Environment Granted Grows Helps Issues Many Much Own Part Quite Reason Seeing Takes Things Think Too Up Way Ways Why Without]
We tried to avoid, you know, records. We were told over and over that was probably the most serious mistake and the reason was the system would never catch on, because we didn't have records. Ken Thompson
[ Avoid Because Catch Know Mistake Most Never Over Probably Reason Records Serious System Told Tried Were Would]
The reason I turn down 99% of a hundred, I mean a thousand, scripts is because romantic comedies are often very romantic but seldom very funny. Hugh Grant
[ Because Comedies Down Funny Hundred Mean Often Reason Romantic Scripts Seldom Thousand Turn Very]
The treason of which I stand convicted loses all its guilt, has been sanctified as a duty, and will be ennobled as a sacrifice. Thomas Francis Meagher
[ Been Convicted Duty Ennobled Guilt Loses Sacrifice Sanctified Stand Treason Which Will]
Youth does not require reasons for living, it only needs pretexts. Jose Ortega y Gasset
[ Does Living Needs Only Pretexts Reasons Require Youth]
There is no more reason to think that they expected the world to remain static than there is to think that any of us holds a crystal ball. The only way to create a foundational document that could stand the test of time was to build in enough flexibility that later generations would be able to adapt it to their own needs and uses. Diane Wood
[ Able Adapt Any Ball Build Could Create Crystal Document Enough Expected Flexibility Foundational Generations Holds Later More Needs Only Own Reason Remain Stand Static Test Than Their Think Time Us Uses Way World Would]
There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from principals of fear or reason, but from passion. Charles de Montesquieu
[ Fear Laws Nation Obeys Passion Powerful Principals Reason]
Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it. Thomas Jefferson
[ Combat Errors Free Left May Opinion Reason Tolerated Where]
The reason that minorities and women don't have a better shot at getting elected to the Senate or to statewide office is because the campaign finance rules are so skewed as to make it very difficult for non-traditional candidates to raise the money necessary to get elected. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Because Better Campaign Candidates Difficult Elected Finance Get Getting Make Minorities Money Necessary Office Raise Reason Rules Senate Shot Skewed Very Women]
Romantic lovers require from each other at least the facade of reason: We desire to be what romantic love makes us appear in the other's eyes. We want to imagine we are deserving of the love we inspire. Maggie Gallagher
[ Appear Deserving Desire Each Eyes Facade Imagine Inspire Least Love Lovers Makes Other Reason Require Romantic Us Want]
If you look at the timing of many of the Greek dramas from the theatrical point of view, it's all off, and I think the reason for that is that music played a very important part. John Eaton
[ Dramas Greek Important Look Many Music Off Part Played Point Reason Theatrical Think Timing Very View]
So I try not to look too far into the future because I think that everything happens and will happen for a reason. Carrot Top
[ Because Everything Far Future Happen Happens Into Look Reason Think Too Try Will]
Conventional wisdom notwithstanding, there is no reason either in football or in poetry why the two should not meet in a man's life if he has the weight and cares about the words. Archibald MacLeish
[ Cares Conventional Either Football Life Man Meet Notwithstanding Poetry Reason Should Two Weight Why Wisdom Words]
Ilike ideas writers have that I might not have written. Writers are there for a reason... to write for me. Tim Roth
[ Ideas Might Reason Write Writers Written]
My top most priority is to deal with India's massive social and economic problems, so that chronic poverty, ignorance and disease can be conquered in a reasonably short period of time. Manmohan Singh
[ Chronic Conquered Deal Disease Economic Ignorance India Massive Most Period Poverty Priority Problems Reasonably Short Social Time Top]
The reason I went for Jenny Craig is I thought, Maybe I'm not the only one who has stupid reasons for getting fat. Kirstie Alley
[ Craig Fat Getting Maybe Only Reason Reasons Stupid Thought Went]
The fact of the matter is it's very reasonable to ask the wealthiest estates to pay their share. We did that since Teddy Roosevelt, a Republican president. Chris Van Hollen
[ Ask Did Estates Fact Matter Pay President Reasonable Republican Roosevelt Share Since Teddy Their Very Wealthiest]
Reasoned arguments and suggestions which make allowance for the full difficulties of the state of war that exists may help, and will always be listened to with respect and sympathy. Stafford Cripps
[ Allowance Always Arguments Difficulties Exists Full Help Listened Make May Reasoned Respect State Suggestions Sympathy War Which Will]
Ignorant free speech often works against the speaker. That is one of several reasons why it must be given rein instead of suppressed. Anna Quindlen
[ Against Free Given Ignorant Instead Must Often Reasons Rein Several Speaker Speech Suppressed Why Works]
And so if your competitors aren't growing, if there isn't a competitive reason to grow, and you want focus and discipline to add customers to existing stores, you adjust your strategy. Jim Cantalupo
[ Add Adjust Competitive Competitors Customers Discipline Existing Focus Grow Growing Reason Stores Strategy Want Your]
He's a good tough producer, yes. But I don't think that he's unreasonable unless he feels threatened. And when somebody's in your home, I think everybody in the home gets threatened. Liza Minnelli
[ Everybody Feels Gets Good Home Producer Somebody Think Threatened Tough Unless Unreasonable Yes Your]
If there is no sufficient reason for war, the war party will make war on one pretext, then invent another... after the war is on. Robert M. La Follette
[ After Another Invent Make Party Pretext Reason Sufficient Then War Will]
I have, I think, afforded every opportunity that could be reasonably expected, to judge of my credibility. Maria Monk
[ Afforded Could Credibility Every Expected Judge Opportunity Reasonably Think]