Quotation by G. Dawes Hicks

Even in ordinary speech we call a person unreasonable whose outlook is narrow, who is conscious of one thing only at a time, and who is consequently the prey of his own caprice, whilst we describe a person as reasonable whose outlook is comprehensive, who is capable of looking at more than one side of a question and of grasping a number of details as parts of a whole.
G. Dawes Hicks (1862–1941), British philosopher. The Philosophical Bases of Theism, p. 128, New York (1937).
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