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Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic. Nicola Abbagnano


There is science, logic, reason; there is thought verified by experience. And then there is California. Edward Abbey


Paranoia is an illness I contracted in institutions. It is not the reason for my sentences to reform school and prison. It is the effect, not the cause. Jack Henry Abbott


Religion is not a conclusion of the reason. Lyman Abbott


The very essence of rationalism is that it assumes that the reason is the highest faculty in man and the lord of all the rest. Lyman Abbott


The reason can only be this: heroic poetry depends on an heroic age, and an age is heroic because of what it is, not because of what it does. Lascelles Abercrombie


Advertising is the principal reason why the business man has come to inherit the earth. James Randolph Adams


Mankind are governed more by their feelings than by reason. Samuel Adams


Now being in such grace and favor by reason I learned him some points of geometry and understanding of the art of mathematics with other things, I pleased him so that what I said he would not contrary. Will Adams


Faith is a continuation of reason. William Adams


They wanted me to do Scream 2, and I hate talking about movies I turned down, because it sounds judgmental. There's nothing wrong with horror movies. I enjoy watching them. The main reason I turn a part down is if I think I won't be good. Casey Affleck


I hope I presented what I felt the woman seemed to be about, but I couldn't give any reason as to why she remained in the relationship other than that their relationship was very special. Jenny Agutter


For this reason, the expansion of relations with all countries is on the agenda of the Islamic Republic of Iran. I mean balanced relationships, based on mutual respect and observation of each other's rights. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad


If I stunk for some reason, you can always blame it on the character. Danny Aiello


Sometimes you feel bad about yourself when there's no reason to. Alvin Ailey


Just dying should not be a reason for taxes. Todd Akin


A more important reason is that the bands will intuitively trust someone they think is a peer, and who speaks fondly of the same formative rock and roll experiences. Steve Albini


Doubt the conventional wisdom unless you can verify it with reason and experiment. Steve Albini


There is no rational reason to doubt that the universe has existed indefinitely, for an infinite time. It is only myth that attempts to say how the universe came to be, either four thousand or twenty billion years ago. Hannes Alfven


A crowd always thinks with its sympathy, never with its reason. William R. Alger


Men often make up in wrath what they want in reason. William R. Alger



I think that Congress' ability to reason is fully equal to that of the judiciary. Samuel Alito


If you're going to kill someone there isn't much reason to get all worked up about it and angry - you just pull the trigger. Angry discussions beforehand are a waste of time. We need to smile at Novell while we pull the trigger. Jim Allchin


As far as pacing the shoot is concerned, I know when I've got it. I don't think there's any reason to take ten takes unless you need them. Debbie Allen


Those who invalidate reason ought seriously to consider whether they argue against reason with or without reason. Ethan Allen