An Argument needs no reason; Nor any friendship
He who establishes his argument by noise and command shows that his reason is weak.
I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well.
We can only reason from what is; we can reason on actualities, but not on possibilities
We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
But reason has no power against feeling, and feeling older than history is no light matter.
Example has more followers than reason.
I'll not listen to reason . . . . Reason always means what someone else has got to say.
It is a myth, not a mandate, a fable not a logic, and symbol rather than a reason by which men are moved.
Error of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.
Time heals what reason cannot
The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason
When valour preys on reason, it eats the sword it fights with.
Reason only controls individuals after emotion and impulse have lost their impetus.
The more you reason the less you create
Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off
Human reason is like a drunken man on horseback; set it up on one side, and it tumbles over on the other
Never get angry. Never make a threat. Reason with people.
Reason is man's instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man's instrument for manipulating the world more successfully; the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man.
As soon as we abandon our own reason, and are content to rely upon authority, there is no end to our troubles.
Reason is a supple nymph, and slippery as a fish by nature. She had as leave give her kiss to an absurdity any day, as to syllogistic truth. The absurdity may turn out truer.
Reason obeys itself; and ignorance submits to whatever is dictated to it.
All the reputedly powerful reactionaries are merely paper tigers. The reason is that they are divorced from the people. Look! Was not Hitler a paper tiger? Was Hitler not overthrown? U.S. imperialism has not yet been overthrown and it has the atomic bomb. I believe it also will be overthrown. It, too, is a paper tiger.
Abstinence is the great strengthener and clearer of reason.