category-Reason Quotes

Reason's last step is the recognition that there are an infinite number of things which are beyond it

Blaise Pascal

Human reason is like a drunken man on horseback; set it up on one side, and it tumbles over on the other

Martin Luther

Reason is a very light rider, and easily shook off

Jonathan Swift

The more you reason the less you create

Raymond Chandler

Reason only controls individuals after emotion and impulse have lost their impetus.

Carlton Simon

When valour preys on reason, it eats the sword it fights with.

William Shakespeare

The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason

Blaise Pascal

Time heals what reason cannot

Seneca

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

C.S. Lewis

Error of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.

Thomas Jefferson

It is a myth, not a mandate, a fable not a logic, and symbol rather than a reason by which men are moved.

Irwin Edman

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

Elizabeth Gaskell

But reason has no power against feeling, and feeling older than history is no light matter.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

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

Blaise Pascal

The chief reason for drinking is the desire to behave in a certain way, and to be able to blame it on alcohol.

Mignon McLaughlin

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