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If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be run away with. We must keep the reins.
A statesman, we are told, should follow public opinion. Doubtless, as a coachman follows his horses; having firm hold on the reins and guiding them.
When I first met my husband, I needed that helping hand to take the reins and look after me.
I get nervous around girls for the first time. Once I'm in, I can take the reins and go. It's just the initial approach I'm really bad at.
Every event that a man would master must be mounted on the run, and no man ever caught the reins of a thought except as it galloped past him.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
I like someone who can take the reins, who knows what they want and is strong with me.
I do like my hair being pulled from time to time, it's like a pair of reins, innit?
But then you have to write a song, so at that point, I picked up the reins and started to write lyrics.
When Louis XIV assumed the reins of government France suddenly and wonderfully came to her maturity; it was as if the whole nation had burst into splendid flower.
You have to keep your sanity as well as know how to distance yourself from it while still holding onto the reins tightly. That is a very difficult thing to do, but I'm learning.
In my thirties, I felt I had hold of one of the reins some of the time.
I think that if Republicans are given the reins of leadership in the House or Senate or both, we will have to govern in a way - at least put forward solutions whether or not the president goes along with them or not, that deal with these long-term challenges.
The horse's neck is between the two reins of the bridle, which both meet in the rider's hand.
I'm a real 'go, go' person... I'd make myself crazy by pushing too hard. It's important to pull pack the reins a little bit and get in touch with what's inside.
I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights. I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense. So, together, let us grab the reins of history.
Joe Manchin III
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