be reasonable

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If that is the case, should we now accept as normal the seeming inconsistency in the system of grading the bar examinations-that sometimes it is all right to be reasonable and sometimes it is not?
false consensus effect results from an assumption that, since I am reasonable, others will be reasonable and see the situation identically.
Approximately 75 to 80 percent of Californians do not smoke, therefore, it would be reasonable to presume 20 to 25 percent of bar, tavern and casino patrons are smokers and the remaining patrons are nonsmokers.
These statements are based on management's current expectations and information currently available and are believed to be reasonable and are made in good faith.
These forward-looking statements are based on assumptions which FBL Financial Group believe to be reasonable.
Any forward looking statements contained in the press release are based upon assumptions believed by the Company to be reasonable and attainable, but they are subject to important factors relating to the Company's operations and business environment, as detailed in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings, which may cause the actual results of the Company to be materially different from any future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
Loss reserves appear adequate, and catastrophe-management processes and exposures appear to be reasonable, given the company's capital resources.