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When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.
George Santayana
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It is much easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy the rest.
Nicolas de Chamfort
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The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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We think very few people sensible except those who are of our opinion.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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The mind has great influence over the body, and maladies often have their origin there.
Moliere
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You should pray for a sound mind in a sound body.
Decimus Junius Juvenal
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The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
Aesop
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Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.
Galileo Galilei
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The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason.
Blaise Pascal
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Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
Samuel Johnson
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The mind revolts against certain opinions, as the stomach rejects certain foods.
William Hazlitt
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Fear has no brains; it is an idiot.
Ambrose Bierce
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Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
Henry Wheeler Shaw
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Science when well digested is nothing but good sense and reason.
Stanislaus Leszczynski
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How many persons fancy they have experience simply because they have grown old!
Stanislaus Leszczynski
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By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.
Galileo Galilei
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Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Aesop
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Whoever in discussion adduces authority uses not intellect but memory.
Leonardo da Vinci
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All of our reasoning ends in surrender to feeling.
Blaise Pascal
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I have seen too much not to know that the impression of a woman may be more valuable than the conclusion of an analytical reasoner.
Arthur Conan Doyle
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