Quotation Explorer - 'Logic'

The beauty of religious mania is that it has the power to explain everything. Once God (or Satan) is accepted as the first cause of everything which happens in the mortal world, nothing is left to chance... logic can be happily tossed out the window. - Stephen King
Evolutionary biology is imperialistic, overtaking entire fields of endeavor simply by attaching the prefix bio or neuro -- to their names: bioethics, no comics, even, God help us, neurotheology. Its logic is deployed against helpless laymen as a bully's truncheon or an argument stopper. - Andrew Ferguson
Absolute virtue is impossible and the republic of forgiveness leads, with implacable logic, to the republic of the guillotine. - Albert Camus
A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it. - Rabindranath Tagore
If you go in for argument, take care of your temper. Your logic, if you have any, will take care of itself. - Joseph Farrell
I can feel it, logic is trying to distract me but my heart it's screaming it's him. - Nikki Rowe
A man of logic is a man of sin. - Mike Norton
Mathematics expresses values that reflect the cosmos, including orderliness, balance, harmony, logic, and abstract beauty. - Deepak Chopra
Nature cares nothing for logic, our human logic: she has her own, which we do not recognize and do not acknowledge until we are crushed under its wheel. - Ivan Turgenev
To rely solely on logic is in essence to operate within a structure of limited knowledge and understanding - Stephan Labossiere
You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it. - G. K. Chesterton
When I finally applied logic to Religion that was when I quit paying after life insurance and quit going - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Nature already uses the language of mathematics, so why not work with the environment instead of against it. We need to start mimicking the mathematical logic that occurs in the landscape, identify existing systems, and out of those concepts create new ones. - Yafreisy Carrero
Consciousness may be seen as the haughty and restless second cousin of morphology. Memory is its mistress, perception its somewhat abused wife, logic its housekeeper, and language its poorly paid secretary - Gerald Edelman
If someone doesn't value evidence, what evidence are you going to provide to prove that they should value it? If someone doesn’t value logic, what logical argument could you provide to show the importance of logic? - Sam Harris
What chance does logic have against a glass of wine and a kiss? - Marty Rubin
Against logic there is no armor like ignorance. - Laurence J. Peter
I paint paintings because I can't get the experience in any other way but there are many more experiences that are equally satisfying to me and equally inept at answering all my questions, but hover in exactitude in describing themselves and defying me to define their logic.
Magic is logic. - Amit Kalantri
Logic, like science, must be the servant and not the master of man. - Winston S. Churchill
There are crimes of passion and crimes of logic. The boundary between them is not clearly defined. - Albert Camus
To become truly immortal, a work of art must escape all human limits: logic and common sense will only interfere. But once these barriers are broken, it will enter the realms of childhood visions and dreams. - Giorgio de Chirico
Logic only gives man what he needs, he stammered. Magic gives him what he wants. - Tom Robbins
Logic is like the sword--those who appeal to it shall perish by it. - Samuel Butler
Politics are not a science based on logic; they are the capacity of always choosing at each instant, in constantly changing situations, the least harmful, the most useful. - Otto von Bismarck
We must question the story logic of having an all-knowing all-powerful God, who creates faulty Humans, and then blames them for his own mistakes. - Gene Roddenberry
Reason and logic, fused with intuition and empathy, equals awakened consciousness and spirituality. - Dara Reidyr
That orgy of wishful thinking that has passed for logic in the present century.
The Greeks invented logic but were not fooled by it. - Eric Hoffer
when there is no sound mind in the society people's thinking and their decisions, don’t always follow the natural flow of logic, because the society and the culture of the land has polluted the minds of ordinary people - Sunday Adelaja
The human spirit holds remarkable strength, in times of adversity and pain, some stand taller after they've fallen proving that you can't measure a want, a desire or a dream on the logic of physical reality. - Nikki Rowe
Dreams are another slice of reality, not different from where we are now—they just tell about it in a different way. They also can open up your reality. They don’t have the constraints of conscious logic. - Natalie Goldberg
Most of the mistakes in thinking are inadequacies of perception rather than mistakes of logic. - Edward de Bono
Because to me, there is no logic of any kind behind misogyny. Therefore, it’s funny, because it’s so completely random to me. It’s senseless. - Joss Whedon
Logic is like the sword: those who appeal to it shall perish by it. - Samuel Butler
When people attempt to rebel against the iron logic of Nature, they come into conflict with the very same principles to which they owe their existence as human beings. Their actions against Nature must lead to their own downfall. - Adolf Hitler
Against all odds, beyond every logic, there is hope. - Shilpa Menon
I want to ripoff your logic and make passionate sense to you. - Jeffery McDaniel
Have you ever met someone for the first time but feel like you've known them all your life, a sense of déjàvu and synchronicity wrapped into one little motherf*cking mystery to untangle the way our lives are ruled by logic. I have and my life has never been the same since. - Nikki Rowe
Christmas is best pondered, not with logic, but with imagination. - Max Lucado
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic. - Frank Herbert
Poetry is seeing everything when there is only one thing. It is looking at a rose but seeing the stars, moons, seas, and trees. It is a truth beyond logic, an experience beyond thought. Poetry is the Earth pausing on its axis in order to manifest itself as a rose. - Kamand Kojouri
life is feeling and logic... - 티아
You can use logic to justify just about anything, that's its power and it's flaw. - Captain Katherine Janeway
Logic is an instrument used for bolstering a prejudice. - Elbert Hubbard
To understand the mysteries of God we must move past the logic of men. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
What truly is logic? Who decides reason? [...] It is only in the mysterious equations of love that any logic or reason can be found. - John Nash
The beauty about creating soundtracks is that each time I’m living in a magical world, a world of the logic of sense away from the crazy world we’re living in where materialism in charge of our destiny - sami abouzid
Now you see, Dr. Stadler, you're speaking as if this book were addressing to a thinking audience. If it were, one would have to be concerned with such matters as accuracy, validity, logic and the prestige of science. But it isn't. It's addressed to the public. - Ayn Rand
No man can outrun Logic or Time. - Anonymous
To know how to choose a path with heart is to learn how to followintuitive feeling. Logic can tell you superficially where a path mightlead to, but it cannot judge whether your heart will be in it. - Jean Shinoda Bolen
[The decay of Logic results from an] untroubled assumption that the particular is real and the universal is not. - C.S. Lewis
Mathematics is the poetry of logic and the music of reason. - Albert Einstein
Having faith is like having an extra energy source. It allows you to keep moving forward when all logic tells you, you can't. - Michael Rogers
Logic is a net to catch a „fish with. And the Truth is like water that can not be caught with net - Anatoliy Obraztsov
At the heart of all sales and marketing is the ability to create demand even in the absence of logic. - Jay Samit
Feelings don't have logic, hence one must not question Why & How! - Ramana Pemmaraju
We live in a Newtonian world of Einsteinian physics ruled by Frankenstein logic. - David Russell
The life of the law has not been logic but experience. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Humor is something that thrives between man's aspirations and his limitations. There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see, humor is truth. - Victor Borge
Logic is trying to trick my mind into believing that what my heart is saying, is a lie ~ That's why I'll scream it loud and clear, Your heart knows what your mind won't always hear. - Nikki Rowe
Now logic is a wonderful thing but it has, as the process of evolution discovered, certain drawbacks. Anything that thinks logically can be fooled by something else which thinks at least as logically as it does. - Douglas Adams
Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere. - Albert Einstein
Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic. - Nicola Abbagnano
Life always involves some logic in its manifestations, and logic, as a rule, excludes the versatility of life from its considerations. - Raheel Farooq
If the humanity does not poison the minds of the children with all sort of religious craps, the new generations of humanity will soon create a new world order where reason and logic will be the sole guide, the sole savior! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you do not lend your car, your fountain pen or your wife to anyone, that is because these objects, according to the logic of jealously, are narcissistic equivalents of the ego: to lose them, or for them to be damaged, means castration. - Jean Baudrillard
To believe the ridiculous requires the strictest logic. - Marty Rubin
If our logic is to find the common world intelligible, it must not be hostile, but must be inspired by a genuine acceptance such as is not usually to be found among metaphysicians. - Bertrand Russell
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Drama is imagination limited by logic. Mathematics is logic limited by imagination.
When dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bustling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity. - Dale Carnegie
i trust our connection, regardless of what logic has to say. - Nikki Rowe
If you don't understand how the world works, then everything is a mystery to you. If everything is magical and mysterious, then you really don't work on logic anymore. Then, everything is all about belief. - Joy Reidenberg
Woe to those who can't see the power of irrational logic. - Maritza Campos
At the side of Enjolras, who represented the logic of revolution, was Combeferre, representing its philosophy. The difference between logic and philosophy is that one can decide upon war, whereas the other can only be fulfilled by peace. - Victor Hugo
Its strange how some people ignore the logic just because they believe what they like to believe and ignore the truth. - Auliq Ice
If language had been the creation, not of poetry, but of logic, we should only have one. - Friedrich Hebbel
A page of history is worth a pound of logic. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Logic merely enables one to be wrong with authority. - Doctor Who
While love shuts down areas of the brain associated with judgment and reasoning by contrast those consumed with hate have very active reasoning facilities. It takes logic to figure out how to attack your enemy. - Randall Parker
By sabotaging logic, the common frame of reference, and the common language, we have removed a "safety valve" that allows cultural divides to be resolved. - Mike Klepper
Sometimes absurd logic can be amusing and heart-touching. - Debasish Mridha
Hope doesn't require a massive chain where heavy links of logic hold it together. A thin wire will do...just strong enough to get us through the night until the winds die down. - Charles R. Swindoll
We can be the very first generation which fails to see the logic or pride in defining ourselves by anything else but what is found within ourselves: our values - Akilnathan Logeswaran
You can use logic to justify just about anything, that's its power and its flaw. - Captain Katherine Janeway
I know the strategy, I know the logic, I know the way but everything is on theory, but fuck me without action it's just a one peace which isn't assembled! - Deyth Banger
The deletion of logic is through....LoveAcceptanceForgiveness Compassion Understanding Faith in the unknownPresent Moment Living Conscious Breathing - Matthew Donnelly
Peace is a flawed logic. They believe that communication and understanding will create peace. However, just because you know and understand the nature of something or someone, does not mean that you will come to terms. - Lionel Suggs
When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion. - Dale Carnegie
When life throws a lemon at you, you throw it straight back at life and miss completely. That's my logic. - Anonymous
I want to rip off your logic and make passionate sense to you. I want to ride in the swing of your hips. My fingers will dig in you like quotation marks, blazing your limbs into parts of speech. - Jeffrey McDaniel
It is evident as a matter of logic that, since they (world religions) disagree, not more than one of them can be true. - Bertrand Russell
Communism is the final logic of the dehumanization of man. - Fulton J. Sheen
Logic in all its infinite potential, is the most dangerous of vices. For one can always find some form of logic to justify his action, and rest comfortably in the assurance, that what he did abides by reason. That is why, for us brittle beings, Intention is the only true weapon of peace. - Ilyas Kassam
I hope you become comfortable with the use of logic without being deceived into concluding that logic will inevitably lead you to the correct conclusion. - Neil Armstrong
The life of the law has not been logic; it has been experience. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
I honestly do not know if love vanquishes death as our traditional faiths teach but I do know that our vulnerabilities trump our ideologies and that love leavens the purity and logic of our beliefs propelling us to connect as the fiercely gracious human beings we are. - Irwin Kula
People often say that humans have always eaten animals, as if this is a justification for continuing the practice. According to this logic, we should not try to prevent people from murdering other people, since this has also been done since the earliest of times. - Isaac Bashevis Singer
He possessed the logic of all good intentions and a knowledge of all the tricks of his trade, and yet he never succeeded at anything, because he believed too much in the impossible. Surprising? Why so? He was forever in the act of conceiving it! - Charles Baudelaire
MySchool not OurSchools. In the basic logic of policy, there is now no difference between Labor and Liberal/National parties. The unchallenged assumption of national and state policy is that whatever problem exists, market logic can fix it. - Raewyn Connell
Not everything we experience can be explained by logic or science. - Linda Westphal
The world is ruled by such dreams, dreams of impassioned hearts, and improvisations of warm lips, not by cold words linked in chains of iron sequence, --- not by logic. The heart with its passions, not the understanding with its reasoning, sways, in the long run, the actions of mankind. - William Kirby
If a fact does not modify your logic on being known, either you don't believe the fact or it is not a fact. - Raheel Farooq
Emotion will never seize to prevail logic. - Markus W. Lunner
Love" is a brilliant defying logic that thrives on human weaknesses! - Vishwanath S J
The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given "disease." The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.
Grammar and logic free language from being at the mercy of the tone of voice. Grammar protects us against misunderstanding the sound of an uttered name; logic protects us against what we say having double meaning.
He's suffering from Politicians' Logic. Something must be done, this is something, therefore we must do it.
My life isn’t theories and formulae. It’s part instinct, part common sense. Logic is as good a word as any, and I’ve absorbed what logic I have from everything and everyone… from my mother, from training as a ballet dancer, from Vogue magazine, from the laws of life and health and nature. - Audrey Hepburn
God is represented as infinite, eternal, incomprehensible; he is contained under every predicate in non that the logic of ignorance could fabricate. - Percy Bysshe Shelley
People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind. - W.B. Yeats
If i think about us logically, there is no chance for us. But logic doesn't produce magic. - Cristian Peter Marinescu-Ivan
Stay close 2 those who sing, tell stories, and enjoy life, and those eyes sparkle wiz happiness is contagious and will always manage 2 find a solution, whereas logic can find only an explanation 4 the mistake made." me!! ;) - Paulo Coelho
If I could bottle and patent logic, I'd give it away. - Andrea L'Artiste
Going beyond thoughts is merely to reduce the multiplicity of your thought.Thoughts lead to words, words to language, language to action. Action to realization, and back again to thoughts.For the mind is made up of words, language and logic, until it dissolves into consciousness. - Gian Kumar
When considering a candidate for office, almost right up until they enter the polling booth and sometimes even in the booth itself, most voters rely more on what they see and hear themselves in real time than on facts, history, logic, or learned experience. - Quin Hillyer
When you feel you are badly falling into the emptiness, stick to the reason , stick to the logic; they will reverse the situation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When I feel the beauty in words, I am sensing the logic of heart. - Toba Beta
That which does not come by logic, does not leave by logic. - Raheel Farooq
I am girl of definitions, of logic, of black and white.Remember this. - Cecelia Ahern
I am an imperfect man living in an imperfect world, trying to weave through the chaotic interactions of semi-causal events with linear logic, contradictory emotions, dialectic wisdom, and mortal integrity. - Leonard Seet
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