|Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.|
| Reasons are like liquors, and there are some of such nature as none but strong heads can bear.|
| Reason is to faith as the eye is to the telescope.|
|Reason, like virtue, in a medium lies:|
A hair-breadth more might make us mad, not wise.
| Human reason is like a drunken man on horseback; set it up on one side, and it tumbles over on the other.|