These quotes on reasons will prompt you to understand the importance of an adequate reason behind a motive. Mentioned below are some famous motive quotations and sayings.

Reason Quotes

Reason is the ability of human mind to generate conclusions out of assumptions and beliefs. It is what provides the rational outlook towards a particular topic and helps a person get rid of the clouds of illusions and perceptions. It is genuine reasons only that strengthens and authenticate a motive. This article provides you with few famous handpicked reason and motive quotations and sayings. Browse through these quotes for a better understanding of the requirement of a reason behind a motive.

Sisters function as safety nets in a chaotic world simply by being there for each other.

- Carol Saline

I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.

- Drew Barrymore

A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower.

- Rudyard Kipling

Be curious, not judgmental.

- Walt Whitman

The fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational.

- A. N. Wilson

Every aspect of Western culture needs a new code of ethics - a rational ethics - as a precondition of rebirth.

- Ayn Rand

A sure way to lose happiness, I found, is to want it at the expense of everything else.

- Bette Davis

Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason.

- Ayn Rand

Humor is reason gone mad.

- Groucho Marx

If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.

- Socrates

Life must be lived and curiosity kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.

- Erich Fromm

A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.

- Victor Hugo

It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.

- Wishful Thinking: A Theological ABC , Frederick Buechner

Education is the leading of human souls to what is best, and making what is best out of them.

- John Ruskin

Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?

- Frida Kahlo

It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn't be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such.

- Jerome K. Jerome

When you're taught to love everyone, to love your enemies, then what value does that place on love?

- Marilyn Manson

Anyone who has begun to think, places some portion of the world in jeopardy.

- John Dewey

In science, we must be interested in things, not in persons.

- Marie Curie

To be or not to be isn't the question. The question is how to prolong being.

- Tom Robbins

Christ's crucifix shall be made an excuse for executing criminals.

- William Blake

Having a child is surely the most beautifully irrational act that two people in love can commit.

- Fatherhood , Bill Cosby

All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.

- Napolean Hill

I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia: it seemed like a good idea at the time.

- Bill Cosby

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.

- The Wealth of Nations , Adam Smith

Poets have said that the reason to have children is to give yourself immortality. Immortality? Now that I have five children, my only hope is that they are all out of the house before I die.

- Bill Cosby

Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.

- Napolean Hill

The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn and change.

- Carl Rogers

Does anybody really think that they didn't get what they had because they didn't have the talent or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?

- Nelson Mandela

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.

- Thomas Paine

Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.

- Dame Agatha Christie

Art is the human disposition of sensible or intelligible matter for an esthetic end.

- Milan Kundera

Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose pain.

- The Wild Palms , William Faulkner

Given a choice between grief and nothing, I'd choose grief.

- The Wild Palms , William Faulkner

Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.

- The Sound and the Fury , William Faulkner

Any excuse will serve a tyrant.

- Aesop

A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about many things.

- Thomas Carlyle

Nothing requires a greater effort of thought than arguments to justify the rule of non-thought.

- Milan Kundera

Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.

- Albert Einstein

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