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reason

The faculty by which new information is derived from old, judgement exercised and argument pursued.
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US President Donald Trump, who is facing allegations of sexual harassment "Within reason, I can write what I like and spend as long doing it as is necessary.
It's not an intellectual art form at all" Actor Clint Eastwood on film-making "To have good friends and family around me, and enjoy some of the money I have earned within reason, and ensure I never have to worry about paying gas and electric again" Singer Susan Boyle on her simple needs "I find Trump so frightening.
Surely all of those pastimes - within reason - are preferable to donning a syrup and acting the idiot.
And some girls have the "anything within reason" rule--whatever "reason" is!
What I'll allow myself to do, within reason, is carry on recording in the studio.
Zaltzman, who is half of global smash hit topical podcast The Bugle, alongside John Oliver, promises all issues will be considered - within reason - whether political, social or miscellaneous, and whether global, national, local or intensely personal.
Chevonne Timmoney said: "If you have bought a plot of land you should be allowed to build what you like on it within reason."
The adjustable Glide Track foot braces can accommodate a passenger with a 50-inch leg length and the max capacity of 600-pounds ensures that nothing (within reason) will have to be left behind.
The length of the components to be treated is unlimited within reason as they are processed in a horizontal position.
On whether this means shaking hands should be off-limits, he said: "I think, within reason, yes.
His attorney, Christopher Chesnut, told AP last week that his client doesn't want the case to drag on, but the resolution has to be within reason. The warrant also said Chaney may have stalked a Connecticut woman online for the past 12 years.