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Rationally Quotes

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BUILD UP YOUR CIRCLE....
A mind that perceives
What can rationally be.
A spirit that sees
Innovative possibility.
A heart that is open to
Both beginnings and ends.
A firm hand that fits readily
To the reach of a friend.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

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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.
- Allen Tate

Neither science, nor the politics in power,
nor the mass media, nor business, nor the law nor even
the military are in a position to define or control risks rationally.
- Ulrich Beck

He passes from lyric to epic poetry in order to speak
about the world and the torment in the world through man,
rationally and emotionally.
The poet then becomes a danger.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

 

But if our sex would but well consider and rationally ponder,
they will perceive and find that it is neither words
nor place that can advance them,
but worth and merit.
- Margaret Cavendish

To him who looks upon the world rationally,
the world in its turn presents a rational aspect.
The relation is mutual.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

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.
- Albert Ellis

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There is a measure needing courage to adopt and enforce it,
which I believe to be of virtue sufficient to redeem
the nation in this its darkest hour:
one only;
I know of no other to which we may rationally trust
for relief from impending dangers without and within.
- Robert Dale Owen

Just as we know rationally that the time will come
when each of us as individuals will perish,
so we know that our country, our culture and our species cannot exist for ever.
Sometime there must be an end.
- Harrison Brown

Human knowledge has been changing from the word go
and people in certain respects behave more rationally
than they did when they didn't have it.
They spend less time doing rain dances and more time seeding clouds.
- Herbert Simon

Well if done a lot of hard work to try and get people to act rationally,
the fact that weve had 15 deviant Muslims,
plus 5 or 8 others that got away does not mean that
all Muslims are deviant or extremists.
- Lee Kuan Yew

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 where I have not shared and probably will not share.
- Virginia Woolf

I seem to be thinking rationally again in the style
that is characteristic of scientists.
However, this is not entirely a matter of joy as if
someone returned from physical disability to good physical health.
- John Forbes Nash, Jr.

Dieting on New Year's Day isn't a good idea as you
can't eat rationally but really need to be free to
consume whatever is necessary,
moment by moment, in order to ease your hangover.
I think it would be much more sensible if resolutions
began generally on January the second.
- Helen Fielding

A little simplification would be
the first step toward rational living.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift
and the rational mind is a faithful servant.
We have created a society that honors the servant
and has forgotten the gift.
- Albert Einstein

People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational
exposition end by starving the best part of the mind.
- William Butler Yeats

My father was the most rational and the most dispassionate of men.
- Simon Newcomb

Gardening is not a rational act.
- Margaret Atwood

The will to believe chases out the rational mind,
whenever and wherever the two come into conflict.
- Philip K. Dick

Architecture is not an inspirational business,
it's a rational procedure to do sensible and hopefully beautiful things;
that's all.
- Harry Seidler

It is not to be forgotten that what we call rational
grounds for our beliefs are often extremely irrational
attempts to justify our instincts.
- Thomas Huxley

It's all emotion.
But there's nothing wrong with emotion.
When we are in love, we are not rational;
we are emotional.
When we are on vacation, we are not rational;
we are emotional.
- Frank Luntz

The more rational an institution is the less it suffers
by making concessions to others.
- George Santayana

Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper
when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
- Orson Welles

Boston is an oasis in the desert, a place where the
larger proportion of people are loving,
rational and happy.
- Julia Ward Howe

Poetry leads us to the unstructured sources of our beings,
to the unknown, and returns us to our rational,
structured selves refreshed.
- A. R. Ammons

Make women rational creatures, and free citizens,
and they will quickly become good wives;
-
that is,
if men do not neglect the duties of husbands and fathers.
- Mary Wollstonecraft

I think I got off on the wrong planet.
Beam me up Scotty, there's no rational life here.
- Robert Anton Wilson

I am an Epicurean.
I consider the genuine (not the imputed) doctrines of Epicurus
as containing everything rational in moral philosophy
which Greek and Roman leave to us.
- Thomas Jefferson

In a completely rational society, the best of us would
be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
- Lee Iacocca

While the miser is merely a capitalist gone mad,
the capitalist is a rational miser.
- Karl Marx

I never got good at predicting what millions of people
will suddenly decide is rational.
- Larry Niven

Indeed, in view of its function, religion stands in
greater need of a rational foundation of its ultimate
principles than even the dogmas of science.
- Muhammad Iqbal

Insanity - a perfectly rational adjustment to an insane world.
- R. D. Laing

Be able to defend your arguments in a rational way.
Otherwise, all you have is an opinion.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Look at Islam in a rational manner and without demagoguery or emotion.
It is the leading religion of the world with 1.5 billion followers.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

Indeed, I am sometimes inclined to doubt whether some
men consider youth as rational and intelligent beings,
with minds capable of expansion, and talents formed for usefulness.
- Joseph Lancaster

To say that man is a reasoning animal is a very different
thing than to say that most of man's decisions are
based on his rational process.
That I don't believe at all.
- Rex Stout

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

The task of a university is the creation of the future,
so far as rational thought and civilized modes of appreciation can affect the issue.
- Alfred North Whitehead

There's no evidence whatsoever that men are more rational than women.
Both sexes seem to be equally irrational.
- Albert Ellis

The lived experiences which could not find adequate
scientific expression in the substance doctrine of
rational psychology were now validated in light of new and better methods.
- Wilhelm Dilthey

The development of a rational view of the nature of
catalysis was thus absolutely dependent on the creation
of the concept of the rate of chemical reaction.
- Wilhelm Ostwald

As long as you have a system that is based on the rational
that if you are making money you are thereby making
a contribution to society,
these financial rogue practices will continue.
- David Korten

The rational man finds that his share of the cost of
the wastes he discharges into the commons is less than
the cost of purifying his wastes before releasing them.
- Garrett Hardin

First, he must hold rational values,
and to do this he must be a thinker.
- Andrew Bernstein

Faith is an act of rational choice, which determines
us to act as if certain things were true,
and in the confident expectation that they will prove to be true.
- Dean Inge

Papa always makes it clear that he would like to know
me as much more rational and lucid than the girls and
women he gets to know during his analytic hours.
- Anna Freud

It has a sound and rational circulating medium,
a real and definite representative of wealth.
- Josiah Warren

Lucas attended a conference on rational expectations
at the University of Minnesota in the spring of 1973.
The day after the conference, I received a call from Pittsburgh.
- Thomas J. Sargent

Whichever theory we adopt to give a rational explanation of human existence,
that theory must take into account and explain the
mental nature we see at work in all modern communities.
- Arthur Keith

To be bothered wherever you go - it's not a rational thing to want at all.
- Colin Firth

Because some people have sex with people of the same sex,
an entire culture has been created, broadly speaking,
out of oppression.
Which in a rational world would not be an issue.
- Neil Tennant

I have often thought that if a rational Fascist dictatorship were to exist,
then it would choose the American system.
- Noam Chomsky

How can a rational being be ennobled by any thing that
is not obtained by its own exertions?
- Mary Wollstonecraft

Rational beliefs bring us closer to getting good results in the real world.
- Albert Ellis

'I realize they say we are 'wacko' and 'out there,
but we are the most rational of all.
- Brigitte Boisselier

Books choose their authors; the act of creation is
not entirely a rational and conscious one.
- Salman Rushdie

My mother wasn't rational those last years;
if she had been,
she would have been horrified by her own behavior.
- Lorna Luft

I started to call myself a rational therapist in 1955;
later I used the term rational emotive.
Now I call myself a rational emotive behavior therapist.
- Albert Ellis

The rational mind of man is a shallow thing,
a shore upon a continent of the irrational,
wherein thin colonies of reason have settled amid a savage world.
- Wilford O. Cross

Poetry involves the mysteries of the irrational perceived through rational words.
- Vladimir Nabokov

In a way, one gets stability from being able to order the rational mind.
- Richard Gere

The only reason of the institution of civil government;
and the only rational ground of submission to it,
is the common safety and utility.
- Jonathan Mayhew

Despite all the lunacy of the last century,
all the absurdity of war and genocide,
we believe that humans being are rational and are made to seek the truth.
- Timothy Radcliffe

But it is strange how many rational beings believe
the ultimate truths of the universe to be reducible
to patterns on a blackboard.
- Frederick Pollock

No crime can ever be defended on rational grounds.
- Titus Livius

If we did not have rational souls, we would not be able to believe.
- Saint Augustine

Rational behavior requires theory.
Reactive behavior requires only reflex action.
- W. Edwards Deming

The human race will then become one family,
and the world will be the dwelling of Rational Men.
- Adam Weishaupt


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