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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
Yet consider now, whether women are not quite past sense and reason, when they want to rule over men.
There's a reason that students don't grade their own papers. There's a reason defendants don't sentence themselves. And there's the reason the State Department doesn't get to investigate itself, determine whether or not it made errors in Benghazi. That is Congress's job.
Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so painfully aware of the alternative.
John Kenneth Galbraith
To posit the existence of a Creator requires only reason. To posit the existence of a good God requires faith.
A ratio of failures is built into the process of writing. The wastebasket has evolved for a reason.
Education should prepare our minds to use its own powers of reason and conception rather than filling it with the accumulated misconceptions of the past.
Bryant H. McGill
The reason so many people turned up at his funeral is that they wanted to make sure he was dead.
I think the reason I am important is that I know everything.
If repression has indeed been the fundamental link between power, knowledge, and sexuality since the classical age, it stands to reason that we will not be able to free ourselves from it except at a considerable cost.
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.
Is the chemical aftertaste the reason why people eat hot dogs, or is it some kind of bonus?
The people who control the condition in which we live have no reason to think beyond more than the next five or 10 years.
B. F. Skinner
I'm a strong believer in 'everything is meant to be for a reason.'
Though we may have desires or bold goals, for whatever reason, most of us don't think we can achieve something beyond what we're qualified to achieve. Why, I ask, do we let reality interfere with our dreams?
The reason most of the children are having problems in any inner-city neighborhood is because they don't see enough positive role models in their own environment.
There's a reason people are not going to Obamacare. They find out what it's gonna cost 'em, and they go somewhere else. And in the process, they're undermining the very foundation of Obamacare, all of which was predictable.
Why don't the names of Buddha, Mohammed, Confucius offend people? The reason is that these others didn't claim to be God, but Jesus did.
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
Why has government been instituted at all? Because the passions of men will not conform to the dictates of reason and justice, without constraint.
First, I think more Americans need to declare their independence from partisan politics on both sides. The more that Americans declare their independence, the more the parties will have to compete for their votes using reason rather than the hateful appeals.
It is reason, and not passion, which must guide our deliberations, guide our debate, and guide our decision.
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.
Writers write for one reason: to create an emotion in the reader, to reach across and make them feel something. You want a reaction. Yeah, it's nicer when the reaction is to throw flowers than it is to throw brickbats, but you have to accept both equally.
J. Michael Straczynski
If we would guide by the light of reason we must let our minds be bold.
Louis D. Brandeis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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