"Reason is the wise man's guide, example the fool's."
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"Everyone has his reasons."
"I got fame and fortune, and I lost my sense of reasoning."
"Reason is the historian, but passions are the actors."
"Reason is a harmonizing, controlling force rather than a creative one."
"A noble heart will always capitulate to reason."
"Strong reasons make strong actions."
"He wrapped himself in quotations -- as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors."
"Be careful -- with quotations, you can damn anything."
"The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit."
"After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quotations."
"I quote others in order to better express myself."
"The essence of a quote is the compression of a mass of thought and observation into a single saying."
"A book that furnishes no quotations is no book -- it is a plaything."
"A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool."
"I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good."
"I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation."
"To be occasionally quoted is the only fame I care for."
"It is better to be quotable than to be honest."
"Famous remarks are very seldom quoted correctly."
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