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We believe first and think out our belief afterward. This is because emotion rather than reason is our driving force. Reason actuates us from a deeper level and is therefore slower to arouse and harder to keep going than feeling.

-- Notebooks Category 6: Emotions and Ethics > Chapter 3: Discipline Emotions > # 67

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