Brainy quotes on Reason

“Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.”  Immanuel Kant

“The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.”  Albert Einstein

“The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.”  Vincent Van Gogh

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.”  Albert Einstein

“When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.”  Les Brown

“The reason I talk to myself is that I’m the only one whose answers I accept.”  George Carlin

“They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.” Ernest Hemingway (American novelist, 1899-1961)

“Religious wars are not caused by the fact that there is more than one religion, but by the spirit of intolerance… the spread of which can only be regarded as the total eclipse of human reason.” Charles de Secondat (French philosopher, 1689-1755)

“You know, when you really connect with the instrument and everything just comes out on an emotional level very naturally through your playing. That’s, you know, a great night. And I think the reason I love touring so much is you’re chasing that high around all the time, trying to have another good night.”  Slash

“Not everything happens for a reason. Sometimes life just sucks.”  Alexa Chung

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