Quotes by reasons
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English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Strong reasons make strong actions.
John Pierpont Morgan
American banker, financer, art collector 1837-1913
A man always has two reasons for doing anything - a good reason and the real reason.
American church figure and author 1951-
Be wary of insisting that you know better than God about when a prayer request should be granted. God's delays are not necessarily denials. He always has reasons for his 'not yets.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than listen to reasons.
American singer, songwriter, and guitarist 1944-
This is a cause that musicians can take to heart because one of our main reasons for being is to share our music with other people, and this takes us to people who probably wouldn't otherwise get to hear music on quite this level.
A competitor will find a way to win. Competitors take bad breaks and use them to drive themselves just that much harder. Quitters take bad breaks and use them as reasons to give up. It's all a matter of pride.
Italian Author, Playwright 1867-1936
A fact is like a sack - it won't stand up if it's empty. To make it stand up, first you have to put in it all the reasons and feelings that caused it in the first place.
American writer, playwright 1894-1964
A man nearly always loves for other reasons than he thinks. A lover is apt to be as full of secrets from himself as is the object of his love from him.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
A person usually has two reasons for doing something: a good reason and the real reason.
Florentijns staatsphilosopher 1469-1527
A prince never lacks legitimate reasons to break his promise.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-1936
A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.
Across the continent, political divisions are deepening. For all of these reasons, the specter of a euro zone collapse has not been dispatched.
American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you. The only thing blame does is to keep the focus off you when you are looking for... reasons to explain your unhappiness or frustration.
American-British author 1951-
All that can really be said is that at some indeterminate point in the very distant past, for reasons unknown, there came the moment known to science as t = 0. We were on our way.Source: A Short History of Nearly Everything On the moment of creation; page 10
English theatre critic, non-juror bishop and theologian 1650-1726
Atheism is the result of ignorance and pride; of strong sense and feeble reasons; of good eating and ill living.