Sweden Country for Reason is the spark of the divine in man; it is what separates man from beast. All communication between gods and human beings takes place through the intermediary of reason. But reason is not the only force within us. There are also 158 thinking politics the passions and appetites, which seek to go their own way. These passions and appetites, Plato suggests, should be kept well in tow and put to good use. Otherwise inner anarchy will arise, and nothing much can be accomplished. An ordered soul is one in which reason rules unchallenged. Sweden Country 2016.