He had no reason to worry.
For some reason, he experienced a very realistic vision.
A poor person with a six-year-old car today has more wealth than a poor person with a six-year-old car did back in 1911, for the simple reason that cars are so much better now.
I think everyone was guilty of staring at her at least once - if for no other reason, wondering if she was going to fall out of her dress.
Maybe there was another reason he decided to reclaim his money.
We cannot understand it nor the reason of it.
But then, he had reason - in his head - to believe it wasn't his.
There is no reason any of them have to be.
Not that Rachel had any reason to complain.
Anything that troubled Pete gave her reason to worry.
They have good reason to be incredulous.
No reason to learn.
The reason why she read to her pupil so many good books is due, in some measure, to the fact that she had so recently recovered her eyesight.
There was no reason Alex shouldn't tell his father.
The oracle at Delphi has ordered that it shall be given to the wisest of wise men, and for that reason we have brought it to you.
For some reason, she found it all amusing.
She was jealous of Dulce, but she had no reason to be.
I was, for a reason known to God alone, much more calm than the situation dictated.
What other reason would there be for telling his daughter not to discuss his occupation?
The reason for this is what I call "The You Don't Know What to Ask Problem."
I outline forty-five different ways this will happen—surely enough that even if you don't agree with them all, you will still have plenty of reason to be optimistic.
Not only did his reason not reproach him for what he had done, but he even found cause for self-satisfaction in having so successfully contrived to avail himself of a convenient opportunity to punish a criminal and at the same time pacify the mob.
Whatever the reason, the kiss had awakened her as effectively as the prince did sleeping beauty.
She had given him every reason to believe she was interested in him, so it wasn't too surprising.
Yes, but for what reason... for my personal enjoyment?
Depending on function, robots can come in all shapes and sizes, and I see no compelling reason to make them like humans.
She is not conscious of any reason why she should be awkward; consequently, her movements are free and graceful.
"Oh, he loves me so!" said Helene, who for some reason imagined that Pierre too loved her.
Certainly she had given him no reason to believe she would.
Whatever the reason, she felt compelled to answer flippantly.
Do you have some reason you want to put it off for a while?
What reason did he have to stay with the freighters now?
Bordeaux said nothing was going on and he had never given her reason to think he was anything but truthful.
She doesn't have any reason to be jealous of me.
The answer surprised her, but for some reason she was sure he wouldn't hit her.
There's no reason to get all worked up.
No, Bordeaux had only one reason for wanting to marry Cassie - the ranch.
Stands to reason, doesn't it?
It read, "Don't call me for any reason for ten days."
"That is quite a history," said Ozma; "but there is a little more history about the Land of Oz that you do not seem to understand--perhaps for the reason that no one ever told it you.
War occurs for a very simple reason: To some nations at some time, war is preferable to peace.
He regarded the whole business of the war not with his intelligence or his reason but by something else.
We have fallen into the habit of anthropomorphizing computers and robots for a simple reason: The more we program them to do things that we presently do, the more we think of them as being like us.
It took planning and perseverance to be successful.
It was for this reason that I left my fellows in the abbey kitchen and came here to be alone.
Social structures will change, and the purpose of education will be to learn to reason and find one's passion.
There is, moreover, a reason why Helen Keller writes good English, which lies in the very absence of sight and hearing.
This may explain the reason why Helen claims persistently that "The Frost King" is her own story.
The reason that we do not observe this process in ordinary children is, because we seldom observe them at all, and because they are fed from so many sources that the memories are confused and mutually destructive.
There is no reason why she should strike from her vocabulary all words of sound and vision.
He could defend many institutions better than any philosopher, because, in describing them as they concerned him, he gave the true reason for their prevalence, and speculation had not suggested to him any other.
I left the woods for as good a reason as I went there.
After all, the practical reason why, when the power is once in the hands of the people, a majority are permitted, and for a long period continue, to rule, is not because they are most likely to be in the right, nor because this seems fairest to the minority, but because they are physically the strongest.
But no: I find that the respectable man, so called, has immediately drifted from his position, and despairs of his country, when his country has more reason to despair of him.
Confucius said, "If a state is governed by the principles of reason, poverty and misery are subjects of shame; if a state is not governed by the principles of reason, riches and honors are the subjects of shame."
But I think, again, This is no reason why I should do as they do, or permit others to suffer much greater pain of a different kind.
You understand that my sole desire is conscientiously to carry out his wishes; that is my only reason for being here.
But at that moment the French who were attacking, suddenly and without any apparent reason, ran back and disappeared from the outskirts, and Russian sharpshooters showed themselves in the copse.
He regarded his whole life as a continual round of amusement which someone for some reason had to provide for him.
"I expect you have guessed that Prince Vasili has not come and brought his pupil with him" (for some reason Prince Bolkonski referred to Anatole as a "pupil") "for the sake of my beautiful eyes.
"Yes, I was thinking"--for some reason Boris could not help blushing-- "of asking the commander-in-chief.
They've all bolted long ago! said the soldier, laughing for some reason and shaking himself free.
He remembered the expression Dolokhov's face assumed in his moments of cruelty, as when tying the policeman to the bear and dropping them into the water, or when he challenged a man to a duel without any reason, or shot a post-boy's horse with a pistol.
He was entirely absorbed by two considerations: his wife's guilt, of which after his sleepless night he had not the slightest doubt, and the guiltlessness of Dolokhov, who had no reason to preserve the honor of a man who was nothing to him....
"But if for reason you don't feel inclined to talk to me," said the old man, "say so, my dear sir."
"He is not to be apprehended by reason, but by life," said the Mason.
What hast thou attained relying on reason only?
When spring came on, the soldiers found a plant just showing out of the ground that looked like asparagus, which, for some reason, they called "Mashka's sweet root."
Now reason suggested quite the opposite.
In Prince Andrew's eyes Speranski was the man he would himself have wished to be--one who explained all the facts of life reasonably, considered important only what was rational, and was capable of applying the standard of reason to everything.
The visitor was Bitski, who served on various committees, frequented all the societies in Petersburg, and a passionate devotee of the new ideas and of Speranski, and a diligent Petersburg newsmonger--one of those men who choose their opinions like their clothes according to the fashion, but who for that very reason appear to be the warmest partisans.
You will be surprised to hear that the reason for this is Buonaparte!
Though she blamed herself for it, she could not refrain from grumbling at and worrying Sonya, often pulling her up without reason, addressing her stiffly as "my dear," and using the formal "you" instead of the intimate "thou" in speaking to her.
There was a special reason for this, as he had got married two years before--a fact known only to his most intimate friends.
If you love somebody, my charmer, that is not a reason to shut yourself up.
On the twelfth of June, 1812, the forces of Western Europe crossed the Russian frontier and war began, that is, an event took place opposed to human reason and to human nature.
Millions of men, renouncing their human feelings and reason, had to go from west to east to slay their fellows, just as some centuries previously hordes of men had come from the east to the west, slaying their fellows.
Yesterday I learned that, despite the loyalty with which I have kept my engagements with Your Majesty, your troops have crossed the Russian frontier, and I have this moment received from Petersburg a note, in which Count Lauriston informs me, as a reason for this aggression, that Your Majesty has considered yourself to be in a state of war with me from the time Prince Kuragin asked for his passports.
For the same reason they are always hard at work and in a hurry.
Does he think me a scoundrel, or an old fool who, without any reason, keeps his own daughter at a distance and attaches this Frenchwoman to himself?
The men of that party, remembering Suvorov, said that what one had to do was not to reason, or stick pins into maps, but to fight, beat the enemy, keep him out of Russia, and not let the army get discouraged.
But besides this, since the exhaustion and enormous diminution of the army caused by the rapidity of the advance had become evident, another reason for slackening the pace and delaying presented itself to Kutuzov.
But to the generals, especially the foreign ones in the Russian army, who wished to distinguish themselves, to astonish somebody, and for some reason to capture a king or a duke--it seemed that now--when any battle must be horrible and senseless--was the very time to fight and conquer somebody.
"Oh, yes, long ago before this happened I did for some reason mean to go to Petersburg," he reflected.
If we admit that human life can be ruled by reason, the possibility of life is destroyed.
Everything is done to deprive him of the remains of his reason and to prepare him for his terrible part.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.
"Yes, yes," said she, "but you have no reason to regret the past, Count.
For some reason you wish to deprive me of our former friendship.
But today she quite forgot that and was hurt that he should be angry with her without any reason, and she felt unhappy.
Countess Mary looked round, saw little Andrew following her, felt that Sonya was right, and for that very reason flushed and with evident difficulty refrained from saying something harsh.
The chief reason for devoting no time either to singing, to dress, or to choosing her words was that she really had no time to spare for these things.
And for some reason he went to kill Africans, and killed them so well and was so cunning and wise that when he returned to France he ordered everybody to obey him, and they all obeyed him.
The historians, in accord with the old habit of acknowledging divine intervention in human affairs, want to see the cause of events in the expression of the will of someone endowed with power, but that supposition is not confirmed either by reason or by experience.
Through his reason man observes himself, but only through consciousness does he know himself.
It is the reason why the life and activity of people who lived centuries ago and are connected with me in time cannot seem to me as free as the life of a contemporary, the consequences of which are still unknown to me.
However inaccessible to us may be the cause of the expression of will in any action, our own or another's, the first demand of reason is the assumption of and search for a cause, for without a cause no phenomenon is conceivable.
Reason says: (1) space with all the forms of matter that give it visibility is infinite, and cannot be imagined otherwise.
Reason gives expression to the laws of inevitability.
Inevitability without content is man's reason in its three forms.
Man's free will differs from every other force in that man is directly conscious of it, but in the eyes of reason it in no way differs from any other force.
For some reason that didn't seem likely.
There was no reason for him to think his father might be romantically interested in her.
At least I admit I'm jealous - and I have every reason to be.
Maybe that was the real reason Tessa left him.
There was no reason to feel threatened.
Whatever the reason, it felt good to have options he didn't know about.
Reason said if she left now, there would never be a solid relationship.
When Sarah learned of her plan to go to the house and pick up some things, she insisted there was no reason to stay.
You don't have any reason to be afraid of me.
There was another reason she had been turning down Michael's invitations.
I had another reason to go to Ashley.
Sure, you had a reason to go to Ashley.
Claudette has no reason to be concerned about Mrs. Cade's furniture.
There's no reason to feel embarrassed about a normal body function.
In the next few minutes she had reason to believe that wasn't his only cause for concern.
She knew that at the time, so why had she pushed reason aside?
If you'll think back, my message was that spending a few nights together wasn't a good reason to get married.
Tell Brennan he has carte blanch to give us everything within reason we might need.
I realized those receiving our tips lacked a reason to share our absolute confidence.
All this was so terrible and unreal that he could not understand it at all, and so had good reason to be afraid.
There is no reason, that I can see, why they may not exist in the waters of this strange country.
"But I make you wash it, every time I think of it," said the mother; "for it stands to reason your face is dirty, Ianu, whether I can see it or not."
The creatures had sense enough to reason that way, and the only mistake they made was in supposing the earth people were unable to overcome such ordinary difficulties.
For this reason many people were glad when he ran away from home and went to sea.
Then there are the people who reason the future will be better.
In the eradication of smallpox, as in the near-elimination of polio, I find both fascinating lessons of history and enormous reason for hope.
So, when I tell you we will see the end of war, if you are over thirty-five years of age, you have every reason to roll your eyes and tell me you have seen this movie before and aren't up for the sequel.
We will avoid war because it is unprofitable; and while that is not a moral reason, any reason that brings peace is fine by me.
The world is happiest when this process is one of persuasion, goodwill, reason, logic, and negotiation.
He kept my mind alert and eager, and trained it to reason clearly, and to seek conclusions calmly and logically, instead of jumping wildly into space and arriving nowhere.
The highest chords he strikes are those of reason and self-love.
The "why?" is the DOOR THROUGH WHICH HE ENTERS THE WORLD OF REASON AND REFLECTION.
I decided that there was no reason, except my deplorable ignorance of the great facts that underlie our physical existence.
This is the reason he is poor; and for a similar reason we are all poor in respect to a thousand savage comforts, though surrounded by luxuries.
He dived again, but I miscalculated the direction he would take, and we were fifty rods apart when he came to the surface this time, for I had helped to widen the interval; and again he laughed long and loud, and with more reason than before.
Not without reason was its slenderness.
Though what she said was quite just, perhaps for that very reason no one replied, and the four simply looked at one another.
"Sonya," she suddenly exclaimed, as if she had guessed the true reason of her friend's sorrow, "I'm sure Vera has said something to you since dinner?
I thought you were in your room, she said, for some reason blushing and dropping her eyes.
Good-bye, my dear fellow! and for some unknown reason tears suddenly filled his eyes.
Princess Mary saw Dessalles' embarrassed and astonished look fixed on her father, noticed his silence, and was struck by the fact that her father had forgotten his son's letter on the drawing-room table; but she was not only afraid to speak of it and ask Dessalles the reason of his confusion and silence, but was afraid even to think about it.
It was a portrait, painted in bright colors by Gerard, of the son borne to Napoleon by the daughter of the Emperor of Austria, the boy whom for some reason everyone called "The King of Rome."
They all gazed with the same dissatisfied and inquiring expression at this stout man in a white hat, who for some unknown reason threatened to trample them under his horse's hoofs.
"Well, yes," said she, "it may be that he has other sentiments for me than those of a father, but that is not a reason for me to shut my door on him.
They laughed and were gay not because there was any reason to laugh, but because gaiety and mirth were in their hearts and so everything that happened was a cause for gaiety and laughter to them.
Pity these wounded men as one might, it was evident that if they were given one cart there would be no reason to refuse another, or all the carts and one's own carriages as well.
Pierre had first experienced this strange and fascinating feeling at the Sloboda Palace, when he had suddenly felt that wealth, power, and life--all that men so painstakingly acquire and guard--if it has any worth has so only by reason of the joy with which it can all be renounced.
But noticing the grieved expression on Princess Mary's face she guessed the reason of that sadness and suddenly began to cry.
For some reason it crossed her mind that he would be fun to know.
So, if money wasn't your reason for going, what was?
If that Alex returned to his roots, there was no reason she couldn't be at his side.
For some reason, everyone looked toward me.
For this reason they had bought some powder and stored it at Concord,[Footnote: Concord (_pro_. kong'krd).] nearly twenty miles away.
"Educate the children," he said; and for that reason his name is remembered to this day.
"Listen, dear Annette," said the prince, suddenly taking Anna Pavlovna's hand and for some reason drawing it downwards.
What reason was there for assuming any probability of an uprising in the city?
For some reason it struck her funny and she giggled.
He wasn't involved in anything illegal and you have no reason to be concerned about spending any of the money he acquired.
I wanted you to tell me that wasn't your sole reason for wanting to get married.
Remember, we don't have a reason to suspect this guy's alibi; at least not any reason from the planet earth.
Unconsciously she immediately invented a reason for going down, and then, testing her strength, ran upstairs again, observing the result.
Only one reason came to mind - because it wasn't dangerous.
For some reason she had always thought Alex would adjust quickly to any lifestyle.