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Roman emperor 121-180+1
Mark how fleeting and paltry is the estate of man - yesterday in embryo, tomorrow a mummy or ashes. So for the hairsbreadth of time assigned to thee, live rationally, and part with life cheerfully, as drops the ripe olive, extolling the season that bore it and the tree that matured it.
American art historian 1865-19590
Government is the art of the momentary feasible, of the least bad attainable, and not of the rationally most desirable.
English writer 1882-19410
If you insist upon fighting to protect me, or ''our'' country, let it be understood soberly and rationally between us that you are fighting to gratify a sex instinct which I cannot share; to procure benefits which I have not shared and probably will not share.
American psychologist 1913-20070
People could rationally decide that prolonged relationships take up too much time and effort and that they'd much rather do other kinds of things. But most people are afraid of rejection.
Serious poetry deals with the fundamental conflicts that cannot be logically resolved: we can state the conflicts rationally, but reason does not relieve us of them.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
German philosopher 1770-18310
To him who looks upon the world rationally, the world in its turn presents a rational aspect. The relation is mutual.
Francois de la Rochefoucauld
French writer 1613-16800
We never desire strongly, what we desire rationally.
You can't think rationally on an empty stomach, and a whole lot of people can't do it on a full stomach either.