Quotations that match 'reasonable'.

I think, like many others, I realized that only the massive introduction of American support in one form or another, could possibly bring about a rehabilitation of the economies of those countries within a reasonable time. David Bruce
[ American Another Bring Could Countries Economies Form Introduction Many Massive Only Others Possibly Realized Reasonable Rehabilitation Support Think Those Time Within]
Following the rise of the Labour Party it seemed reasonable, in 1927, to expect, or at least hope, that co-operation for the common good might gradually replace the competitiveness of capitalism. Dora Russell
[ Capitalism Co-Operation Common Competitiveness Expect Following Good Gradually Hope Labour Least Might Party Reasonable Replace Rise Seemed]
People think that if you look fairly reasonable, you can't possibly act, and as I only care about acting, I think beauty can be a great handicap. Vivien Leigh
[ Act Acting Beauty Care Fairly Great Handicap Look Only Possibly Reasonable Think]
If cooking becomes an art form rather than a means of providing a reasonable diet, then something is clearly wrong. Tom Jaine
[ Art Becomes Clearly Cooking Diet Form Means Providing Rather Reasonable Something Than Then Wrong]
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]
We cannot lightly allow the perpetrator of a serious crime to go free simply because that person believed his actions were reasonable and necessary to prevent some perceived harm. Sol Wachtler
[ Actions Allow Because Believed Cannot Crime Free Go Harm His Lightly Necessary Perceived Perpetrator Person Prevent Reasonable Serious Simply Some Were]
It is the individual who knows how little they know about themselves who stands the most reasonable chance of finding out something about themselves before they die. S. I. Hayakawa
[ Before Chance Die Finding How Individual Know Knows Little Most Out Reasonable Something Stands Themselves]
You can't climb up to the second floor without a ladder. When you set your aim too high and don't fulfill it, then your enthusiasm turns to bitterness. Try for a goal that's reasonable, and then gradually raise it. Emil Zatopek
[ Aim Bitterness Climb Enthusiasm Floor Fulfill Goal Gradually High Ladder Raise Reasonable Second Set Then Too Try Turns Up Without Your]
I particularly recognize that reasonable people can disagree as to what that proper balance or blend is between privacy and security and safety. John Pistole
[ Balance Between Blend Disagree Particularly Privacy Proper Reasonable Recognize Safety Security]
In the light of our culture, these are not unreasonable questions and tactics, but if once again, we try to see the lens through which we look, we can see that there is far too great an emphasis placed on the future. Alan Dundes
[ Again Culture Emphasis Far Future Great Lens Light Look Once Our Placed Questions See Tactics These Through Too Try Unreasonable Which]
Many talk about a guest worker program. I think most reasonable people believe that a guest worker program in the farming industry, perhaps in the gardening and landscape industries, is reasonable. Gary Miller
[ Believe Farming Gardening Guest Industries Industry Landscape Many Most Perhaps Program Reasonable Talk Think Worker]
One of the things being in politics has taught me is that men are not a reasoned or reasonable sex. Margaret Thatcher
[ Being Men Politics Reasonable Reasoned Sex Taught Things]
There is a reasonable concern that posting raw data can be misleading for those who are not trained in its use and who do not have the broader perspective within which to place a particular piece of data that is raw. Stephen Cambone
[ Broader Concern Data Misleading Particular Perspective Piece Place Posting Raw Reasonable Those Trained Use Which Within]
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]
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]
All over the land are vast and handsome pastures, with good grass for cattle, and it strikes me the soil would be very fertile were the country inhabited and improved by reasonable people. Alvar N. C. de Vaca
[ Cattle Country Fertile Good Grass Handsome Improved Inhabited Land Over Reasonable Soil Strikes Vast Very Were Would]
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. Norman Vincent Peale Motivational
[ Abilities Believe Cannot Confidence Faith Happy Humble Own Powers Reasonable Successful Without Your Yourself]
I think all of those things, but certainly the booze really brought out the really unreasonable side of me, and I just didn't want to revisit that place again. Rick Allen
[ Again Booze Brought Certainly Just Out Place Really Revisit Side Things Think Those Unreasonable Want]
To all the rest of his Absurdities, (for vice is always unreasonable,) he adds one more, who expects that Vertue from another which he won't practise himself. Mary Astell
[ Absurdities Adds Always Another Expects Himself His More Practise Rest Unreasonable Vice Which Won]
I tried being reasonable, I didn't like it. Clint Eastwood
[ Being Reasonable Tried]
All, too, will bear in mind this sacred principle, that though the will of the majority is in all cases to prevail, that will to be rightful must be reasonable; that the minority possess their equal rights, which equal law must protect, and to violate would be oppression. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bear Cases Equal Law Majority Mind Minority Must Oppression Possess Prevail Principle Protect Reasonable Rightful Rights Sacred Their Though Too Violate Which Will Would]
This idea was also brought out very clearly by Wallace, who emphasized that apparently reasonable activities of man might very well have developed without an actual application of reasoning. Franz Boas
[ Activities Actual Also Apparently Application Brought Clearly Developed Emphasized Idea Man Might Out Reasonable Reasoning Very Wallace Well Without]
By competent evidence, is meant such as the nature of the thing to be proved requires; and by satisfactory evidence, is meant that amount of proof, which ordinarily satisfies an unprejudiced mind, beyond any reasonable doubt. Simon Greenleaf
[ Amount Any Beyond Competent Doubt Evidence Meant Mind Nature Ordinarily Proof Proved Reasonable Requires Satisfactory Satisfies Such Thing Which]
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]
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]
You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead of living for, in, and with yourself, as a reasonable being ought, you seek only to fasten your feebleness on some other person's strength. Charlotte Bronte
[ Being Born Fasten Feebleness Had Instead Life Living Make Only Other Ought Person Reasonable Right Seek Some Strength Use Your Yourself]
Reasonable men adapt to the world around them; unreasonable men make the world adapt to them. The world is changed by unreasonable men. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Adapt Around Changed Make Men Reasonable Them Unreasonable World]
I know of no more important subject to the peace of Europe and the world than the reasonable reduction of armaments, especially in Europe, and of naval armaments throughout the world. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Armaments Especially Europe Important Know More Naval Peace Reasonable Reduction Subject Than Throughout World]
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]
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]
It is therefore not unreasonable to suppose that some portion of the neglect of science in England, may be attributed to the system of education we pursue. Charles Babbage
[ Attributed Education England May Neglect Portion Pursue Science Some Suppose System Therefore Unreasonable]
I've done a reasonable amount of travelling, which I enjoyed, but not for too long at a time. Dennis Ritchie
[ Amount Done Enjoyed Long Reasonable Time Too Travelling Which]
We always carry out by committee anything in which any one of us alone would be too reasonable to persist. Frank Moore Colby
[ Alone Always Any Anything Carry Committee Out Persist Reasonable Too Us Which Would]
If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise. Robert Fritz
[ Choices Compromise Left Limit Only Possible Reasonable Seems Truly Want Your Yourself]
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]
I think that you have to bear in mind that music is about escape, and it's not unreasonable to think the music business would be based around escapism. Peter Hook
[ Around Based Bear Business Escape Escapism Mind Music Think Unreasonable Would]
Statutes authorizing unreasonable searches were the core concern of the framers of the 4th Amendment. Sandra Day O'Connor History
[ Amendment Authorizing Concern Core Framers Searches Statutes Unreasonable Were]
On the molecular scale, you find it's reasonable to have a machine that does a million steps per second, a mechanical system that works at computer speeds. K. Eric Drexler
[ Computer Does Find Machine Mechanical Million Molecular Per Reasonable Scale Second Speeds Steps System Works]
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]
With reasonable men, I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter, nor waste arguments where they will certainly be lost. William Lloyd Garrison
[ Arguments Certainly Give Humane Lost Men Nor Plead Quarter Reason Reasonable Tyrants Waste Where Will]
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]
It would be stupid tameness, and unaccountable folly, for whole nations to suffer one unreasonable, ambitious and cruel man, to wanton and riot in their misery. Jonathan Mayhew
[ Ambitious Cruel Folly Man Misery Nations Riot Stupid Suffer Their Unaccountable Unreasonable Wanton Whole Would]
What you say about this world I do not quite agree with; I think it a very good world, and only requires a person to be reasonable in his expectations, and not to trust too much to others. William John Wills
[ Agree Expectations Good His Much Only Others Person Quite Reasonable Requires Say Think Too Trust Very World]
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]
Yeah, I guess everyone's had a reasonable amount of sex in their lives, some less than others. Josh Silver
[ Amount Everyone Guess Had Less Lives Others Reasonable Sex Some Than Their Yeah]
In terms of work I've always had a Bad Attitude in that I won't work anywhere which requires me to work strict hours or follow a dress code. I don't know if that's an Asperger's thing or not, I think it's just being reasonable. Bram Cohen
[ Always Anywhere Attitude Bad Being Code Dress Follow Had Hours Just Know Reasonable Requires Strict Terms Thing Think Which Won Work]
Unreasonable haste is the direct road to error. Moliere
[ Direct Error Haste Road Unreasonable]
Communism is a proposition to structure the world more reasonably, a proposition for changing the world. As such, we have to analyze it and, if we deem it reasonable, act upon it. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Act Analyze Changing Communism Deem More Proposition Reasonable Reasonably Structure Such Upon World]
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]
Within reasonable limits, a professional player should keep busy at music. Teddy Wilson
[ Busy Keep Limits Music Player Professional Reasonable Should Within]
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]
And Seinfeld is so quick: we crank out one show a week, and the hours are very reasonable. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Crank Hours Out Quick Reasonable Seinfeld Show Very Week]
We each own one car, and we have a reasonable house. It's a lovely place to be, but it's not extravagant. Reese Witherspoon
[ Car Each Extravagant House Lovely Own Place Reasonable]
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]
I think the NBA players have to be held accountable in a reasonable way, just like any other professionals. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Accountable Any Held Just Nba Other Players Professionals Reasonable Think Way]
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]
Command that no one be received, or kept to be of your household indoors or without, if one has not reasonable belief of them that they are faithful, discreet, and painstaking in the office for which they are received, and withal honest and of good manners. Robert Grosseteste
[ Belief Command Discreet Faithful Good Honest Household Indoors Kept Manners Office Painstaking Reasonable Received Them Which Withal Without Your]
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]
When regulations on the housing industry are reasonable, the cost of housing goes down. Regulatory relief is needed to make housing more affordable to more Americans. Randy Neugebauer
[ Affordable Americans Cost Down Goes Housing Industry Make More Needed Reasonable Regulations Regulatory Relief]
You have to be reasonable with yourself and not feel guilty when things aren't perfect. Jaclyn Smith
[ Feel Guilty Perfect Reasonable Things Yourself]
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]
I was not an outstanding student. I did a reasonable amount of work. I got generally good - pretty good grades, but I was not that passionate about getting straight A's. Steve Case
[ Amount Did Generally Getting Good Got Grades Outstanding Passionate Pretty Reasonable Straight Student Work]
We are at the very beginning of time for the human race. It is not unreasonable that we grapple with problems. But there are tens of thousands of years in the future. Our responsibility is to do what we can, learn what we can, improve the solutions, and pass them on. Richard P. Feynman
[ Beginning Future Grapple Human Improve Learn Our Pass Problems Race Responsibility Solutions Tens Them Thousands Time Unreasonable Very Years]
Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form. Karl Marx
[ Always Existed Form Reason Reasonable]
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]
The 4th Amendment and the personal rights it secures have a long history. At the very core stands the right of a man to retreat into his own home and there be free from unreasonable governmental intrusion. Potter Stewart
[ Amendment Core Free Governmental His History Home Into Intrusion Long Man Own Personal Retreat Right Rights Secures Stands Unreasonable Very]
Man, being reasonable, must get drunk; the best of life is but intoxication. Lord Byron
[ Being Best Drunk Get Intoxication Life Man Must Reasonable]
I am tough. Sometimes I'm unreasonable. I have to catch myself every once in a while. George Steinbrenner
[ Am Catch Every Myself Once Sometimes Tough Unreasonable While]
Their effort to place the women upon the same industrial level with themselves in order that all may pull together in the effort to maintain reasonable conditions of life. Florence Kelley
[ Conditions Effort Industrial Level Life Maintain May Order Place Pull Reasonable Same Their Themselves Together Upon Women]
The only remedy against hunger is reasonable birth control. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Against Birth Control Hunger Only Reasonable Remedy]
We just ask the agency to make reasonable and honest decisions, and the public deserves no less. Fred Thompson
[ Agency Ask Decisions Deserves Honest Just Less Make Public Reasonable]
The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God; the moral philosopher as contrary to reasonableness. Thomas Aquinas
[ Against Considers Contrary God Mainly Moral Offence Philosopher Reasonableness Sin Theologian]
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]
One way we can enliven the imagination is to push it toward the illogical. We're not scientists. We don't always have to make the logical, reasonable leap. Stella Adler
[ Always Illogical Imagination Leap Logical Make Push Reasonable Scientists Toward Way]
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]
Faith means intense, usually confident, belief that is not based on evidence sufficient to command assent from every reasonable person. Walter Kaufmann
[ Assent Based Belief Command Confident Every Evidence Faith Intense Means Person Reasonable Sufficient Usually]
By the early '70s I had gotten reasonable and I started to get in hundreds of groups that rehearsed and never played at all. I mean, the most important thing was to look good and have a great name. Andy Partridge
[ Early Get Good Gotten Great Groups Had Hundreds Important Look Mean Most Name Never Played Reasonable Rehearsed Started Thing]
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]
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]
I think we have all experienced passion that is not in any sense reasonable. Stephen Fry
[ Any Experienced Passion Reasonable Sense Think]
It is the function of vice to keep virtue within reasonable bounds. Samuel Butler
[ Bounds Function Keep Reasonable Vice Virtue Within]
It is only reasonable that our laws do not force our country to provide safe harbor to those individuals that are being sought out by their governments due to their terrorist ties. Bill Shuster
[ Being Country Due Force Governments Harbor Individuals Laws Only Our Out Provide Reasonable Safe Sought Terrorist Their Those Ties]
I will not attempt to deny the reasonableness and necessity of a party war; but in carrying on that war all principles and rules of justice should not be departed from. Robert Walpole
[ Attempt Carrying Deny Departed Justice Necessity Party Principles Reasonableness Rules Should War Will]
Who kills a man kills a reasonable creature, God's image, but thee who destroys a good book, kills reason its self. John Milton
[ Book Creature Destroys God Good Image Kills Man Reason Reasonable Self Thee]
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]
It is not cowardly, quite the contrary, to seek to meet the adversary and know his intentions. However, it is cowardly, shameful and treasonable to lay down arms. King Hassan II
[ Adversary Arms Contrary Cowardly Down His However Intentions Know Lay Meet Quite Seek Shameful Treasonable]
The Court made an exception, however, in the case of candidates contributing to their own campaigns because of the rather reasonable presumption that a candidate is incapable of corrupting himself. James L. Buckley
[ Because Campaigns Candidate Candidates Case Contributing Corrupting Court Exception Himself However Incapable Made Own Presumption Rather Reasonable Their]
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]
That it is logical, fair and reasonable to maintain the purchasing power of an hour's work in terms of goods and services the employee must purchase in his daily living. Charles E. Wilson
[ Daily Employee Fair Goods His Hour Living Logical Maintain Must Power Purchase Purchasing Reasonable Services Terms Work]
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]
With two people and luggage on board she draws four inches of water. Two canoe paddles will move her along at a speed reasonable enough in moderate currents. C. S. Forester
[ Along Board Canoe Currents Draws Enough Four Her Inches Luggage Moderate Move Reasonable She Speed Two Water Will]
Try to arrange things so that you can have a reasonable bit of quiet every day. Evelyn Underhill
[ Arrange Bit Day Every Quiet Reasonable Things Try]
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]
Reasonable orders are easy enough to obey; it is capricious, bureaucratic or plain idiotic demands that form the habit of discipline. Barbara Tuchman
[ Bureaucratic Capricious Demands Discipline Easy Enough Form Habit Idiotic Obey Orders Plain Reasonable]
I think if you have a two-story office and you hire someone who's handicapped, it might be reasonable to let him have an office on the first floor rather than the government saying you have to have a $100,000 elevator. Rand Paul
[ Elevator First Floor Government Handicapped Him Hire Might Office Rather Reasonable Saying Someone Than Think]
There are two kinds of people one can call reasonable: those who serve God with all their heart because they know him, and those who seek him with all their heart because they do not know him. Blaise Pascal
[ Because Call God Heart Him Kinds Know Reasonable Seek Serve Their Those Two]
The private interest of the individual would not be sufficiently provided for by reasonable and cool self-love alone; therefore the appetites and passions are placed within as a guard and further security, without which it would not be taken due care of. Joseph Butler
[ Alone Appetites Care Cool Due Further Guard Individual Interest Passions Placed Private Provided Reasonable Security Self-Love Sufficiently Taken Therefore Which Within Without Would]
Man is a reasoning rather than a reasonable animal. Alexander Hamilton
[ Animal Man Rather Reasonable Reasoning Than]
Money is the last enemy that shall never be subdued. While there is flesh there is money or the want of money, but money is always on the brain so long as there is a brain in reasonable order. Samuel Butler
[ Always Brain Enemy Flesh Last Long Money Never Order Reasonable Shall Subdued Want While]
The overall view of the human genome project has been one of great excitement and positive press, but there are people who have concerns that are quite reasonable, and they are frightened of things they don't understand. Thomas R. Cech
[ Been Concerns Excitement Frightened Genome Great Human Overall Positive Press Project Quite Reasonable Things Understand View]
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]
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]
I put on such a good show, the story is outrageous, and people don't want to hear that I'm basically a reasonable human being. As long as it continues to get me print, I'll continue to perform in an exuberant manner. James Ellroy
[ Basically Being Continue Continues Exuberant Get Good Hear Human Long Manner Outrageous Perform Print Put Reasonable Show Story Such Want]
The function of vice is to keep virtue within reasonable bounds. Samuel Butler
[ Bounds Function Keep Reasonable Vice Virtue Within]
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]
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]
In my books, I never portray violence as a reasonable solution to a problem. If the lead characters in the story are driven to it, it's at the extreme end of their experience. Dean Koontz
[ Books Characters Driven End Experience Extreme Lead Never Portray Problem Reasonable Solution Story Their Violence]
The artist likes to seem totally responsible for his work. Often he begins to explain it, to make it appear as if it were a reasonable process. Arthur Erickson
[ Appear Artist Begins Explain His Likes Make Often Process Reasonable Responsible Seem Totally Were Work]
I'm in favor of any technology that makes my work available to the reading public at a reasonable price. Walter Jon Williams
[ Any Available Favor Makes Price Public Reading Reasonable Technology Work]
Nowadays it would be reasonable to have an annual world championship. Boris Spassky
[ Annual Championship Nowadays Reasonable World Would]
A woman will allow herself to be clouded by her emotions. Her reasonable thought becomes completely unreasonable over the most ridiculous thing. It's a girl thing. Lea DeLaria
[ Allow Becomes Clouded Completely Emotions Girl Her Herself Most Over Reasonable Ridiculous Thing Thought Unreasonable Will Woman]
The wrong way always seems the more reasonable. George A. Moore
[ Always More Reasonable Seems Way Wrong]
For some reason, I grew up generally believing that Japan and Korea were quite friendly. I do know that there is some bad history and the extremists on both sides are unreasonable. Joichi Ito
[ Bad Believing Both Extremists Friendly Generally Grew History Japan Know Korea Quite Reason Sides Some Unreasonable Up Were]
Make measurable progress in reasonable time. Jim Rohn
[ Make Measurable Progress Reasonable Time]
We got ratings. It isn't that they won't quarrel with you, or say you're always right. But as long as you stay strong and the ratings are good and you're reasonable - I don't think we fought unreasonably. We basically won that right. Norman Lear
[ Always Basically Fought Good Got Long Quarrel Ratings Reasonable Right Say Stay Strong Think Won]
It is not reasonable that those who gamble with men's lives should not pay with their own. H. G. Wells
[ Gamble Lives Men Own Pay Reasonable Should Their Those]
Every reasonable human being should be a moderate Socialist. Thomas Mann
[ Being Every Human Moderate Reasonable Should Socialist]
A woman in love can't be reasonable - or she probably wouldn't be in love. Mae West
[ Love Probably Reasonable She Woman]
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]
It's also a reasonable scientific program to look at the dynamics of the standard model and to try to prove from that dynamics that it is computationally capable. Seth Lloyd
[ Also Capable Dynamics Look Model Program Prove Reasonable Scientific Standard Try]
Reasonable regulations regarding the ownership of weapons are appropriate. John Ashcroft
[ Appropriate Ownership Reasonable Regarding Regulations Weapons]
That we are to stand by the President right or wrong is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public. Charlie Sheen
[ American Morally Only President Public Right Servile Stand Treasonable Unpatriotic Wrong]
Truly we have had enough experience with sufferance and protection which could be revoked at will. Consequently, the only reasonable Course of action is to work for publicly legalized guarantees. Theodor Herzl
[ Action Consequently Could Course Enough Experience Guarantees Had Legalized Only Protection Publicly Reasonable Revoked Truly Which Will Work]
They who assert that a blind fatality produced the various effects we behold in this world talk very absurdly; for can anything be more unreasonable than to pretend that a blind fatality could be productive of intelligent beings? Charles de Secondat
[ Absurdly Anything Assert Behold Beings Blind Could Effects Fatality Intelligent More Pretend Produced Productive Talk Than Unreasonable Various Very World]
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]
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]
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]
When you meet me, I can be charming and intelligent and reasonable. Ted Kotcheff
[ Charming Intelligent Meet Reasonable]
I always try to be reasonable and effective. Ian Smith
[ Always Effective Reasonable Try]
The fact is that it is reasonable for us to say that there is going to be an emergency that happens in this country that we cannot budget for. Katrina is an example. Allyson Schwartz
[ Budget Cannot Country Emergency Example Fact Going Happens Katrina Reasonable Say Us]
By any reasonable measure of achievement, the faith of the Enlightenment thinkers in science was justified. E. O. Wilson
[ Achievement Any Enlightenment Faith Justified Measure Reasonable Science Thinkers]
It must always be remembered that what the Constitution forbids is not all searches and seizures, but unreasonable searches and seizures. Potter Stewart
[ Always Constitution Forbids Must Remembered Searches Unreasonable]
All comparisons between America's current place in the world and anything legitimately called an empire in the past reveal ignorance and confusion about any reasonable meaning of the concept empire, especially the comparison with the Roman Empire. Donald Kagan
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The Bible is proved to be a revelation from God, by the reasonableness and holiness of its precepts; all its commands, exhortations, and promises having the most direct tendency to make men wise, holy, and happy in themselves, and useful to one another. Adam Clarke
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Why is it any more reasonable to believe that God has always been than it is to say that matter has always been? John Clayton
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Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs to the base, for the one makes himself get good things by jealousy, while the other does not allow his neighbour to have them through envy. Aristotle
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Is it unreasonable to have proof of citizenship when entering another country? Gwen Ifill
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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
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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
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To announce that there must be no criticism of the president... is morally treasonable to the American public. Theodore Roosevelt
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It is quite true, as some poets said, that the God who created man must have had a sinister sense of humor, creating him a reasonable being, yet forcing him to take this ridiculous posture, and driving him with blind craving for this ridiculous performance. David Herbert Lawrence
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A man that is ashamed of passions that are natural and reasonable is generally proud of those that are shameful and silly. Mary Wortley
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A whole new generation is looking at the videos, and going to the video shop and buying the re-release of the complete trilogy, which you can buy at a reasonable price. Peter Mayhew
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The Christian religion not only was at first attended with miracles, but even at this day cannot be believed by any reasonable person without one. David Hume
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As part of my efforts to fight identity theft, I worked with my colleagues on the Financial Services Committee to strengthen consumer protection with a reasonable notification requirement. Melissa Bean
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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
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A time will come when a politician who has willfully made war and promoted international dissension will be as sure of the dock and much surer of the noose than a private homicide. It is not reasonable that those who gamble with men's lives should not stake their own. H. G. Wells
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Regardless of what one's attitude towards prohibition may be, temperance is something against which, at a time of war, no reasonable protest can be made. William Lyon Mackenzie King
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It is but refusing to gratify an unreasonable or an insolent demand, and up starts a patriot. Robert Walpole
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So far as I know, anything worth hearing is not usually uttered at seven o'clock in the morning; and if it is, it will generally be repeated at a more reasonable hour for a larger and more wakeful audience. Moss Hart
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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
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Women would rather be right than reasonable. Ogden Nash
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It isn't reasonable to expect that everyone in the world is a country music fan. Not yet, anyway. Charley Pride
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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
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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
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Let me state what the official IPCC prediction is: Sea levels could go up as much as three-quarters of a meter in this century, but there is a reasonable probability it could be much higher than that. Steven Chu
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A person can't have everything in this world; and it was a little unreasonable of her to expect it. Kate Chopin
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While there is a chance of the world getting through its troubles, I hold that a reasonable man has to behave as though he were sure of it. If at the end your cheerfulness in not justified, at any rate you will have been cheerful. H. G. Wells
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It is fatal for any body of workers to have forever hanging from the fringes of its skirts other bodies on a level just below its own; for that means continual pressure downward, additional difficulty to be overcome in the struggle to maintain reasonable rates of wages. Florence Kelley
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