Quotation Explorer - 'Logical'

I know three things will never be believed-the true, the probable, and the logical. - John Steinbeck
Orthodoxy builds a rococo logical palace on loose empirical sand. - Richard R. Nelson
There’s no logical connection between being smart and having money. - Christopher Langan
If asked for an opinion we’ll say what we think. And by what we think I mean the answer that comes to our mind first, seems most logical and requires the least amount of effort to articulate, while getting us in the least amount of trouble. Really that’s what our communication boils down to. - Aaron Blaylock
In kindergarten we all stand before a choice - Do we accept the accepted to be accepted or do we stay logical and keep thinking? - L.H.
The coolly logical part of her brain noted almost sardonically that Edilio had a superpower after all: being Edilio. - Michael Grant
If I have learnt anything, it is that life forms no logical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return? - Margot Fonteyn
Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody can read."[As quoted in Literary Censorship in England (in Current Opinion, Vol. 55, No. 5, November 1913)] - George Bernard Shaw
The key to holding a logical argument or debate is to allow oneself to understand the other person’s argument no matter how divergent their views may seem. - Auliq Ice
But it isn’t a rough draft either. The one I turned in several months ago was rough. There were some bad plot holes, some logical inconsistencies, pacing problems, and not nearly enough lesbian unicorns. - Patrick Rothfuss
Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably will themselves not be realized. Make big plans; aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die.
If the world were a logical place, men would ride sidesaddle. - Rita Mae Brown
I find the question "Why are we here?" typically human. I'd suggest "Are we here?" would be the more logical choice.
If you live today, you breath in nihilism ... it's the gas you breathe. If I hadn't had the Church to fight it with or to tell me the necessity of fighting it, I would be the stinkingest logical positivist you ever saw right now. - Flannery O'Connor
We rely on faith only in the context of claims for which there is no sufficient sensory or logical evidence. - Sam Harris
The absence of wish, to analysis yourself, the surrounding world, and what you are doing. Is the logical, and philosophical proof, of zombie mind, and consciousness. - VicDo
Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end. - Scott Adams
If the world were a logical place, men would ride side saddle. - Rita Mae Brown
The English language is simply not logical. It is strong, free, and beautiful. - Edward Nelson Teall
Explain it as we may, a martial strain will urge a man into the front rank of battle sooner than an argument, and a fine anthem excite his devotion more certainly than a logical discourse.
Anger kills logical thinking and logical thinking kills anger....the choice is yours - ketan r shah
Is it logical that two people can disagree and that both can be right? It's not logical: it's psychological. And it's very real. - Stephen R. Covey
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that. - Chet Atkins
To say that science is logical is like saying that a painting is paint. - Leon Cooper
Many evolutionists today... continually promote the idea that 'Big Change = Small Change x Millions of Years'. This is logical fallacy... It is akin to saying "because a cow can jump over a fence, it it only a matter of time and practice for it to jump over the moon. - Dr. Donald Batten
My Zombie apocalypse plan is simple but effective; I fully intend to die in the very first wave.Seems more logical than undergoing all kinds of hardships only to die eventually anyway (through bites/malnutrition/or terminally chapped lips) - Graham Parke
It seems logical that he who supports total war in principle cannot complain of a war against civilians. - John Hersey
To be logical is very illogical. - Debasish Mridha
God has provided us with a mind and logical thinking, but He also has placed into each of us a spirit. With the help of the human spirit we can perceive the Spirit of God and learn to know our Creator. - Eve Juurik
Why people become writers??It's logical, they don't have what to do and they are bored and they want to show people a new world. So they create it!Why people watch films??Because they want to feel the taste of the reality!Everything is logical, think before you ask! - Deyth Banger
When the experts’ scientific knowledge is legitimated in terms of being rational, logical, efficient, educated, progressive, modern, and enlightened, what analogies can other segments of society . . . utilize to challenge them? - Martin Guevara Urbina
It takes a very great intelligence to breathe logical meaning into meaningless ideas. - Milan Kundera
To explain the unknown by the known is a logical procedure; to explain the known by the unknown is a form of theological lunacy.
Don't bend; don't water it down; don't try to make it logical; don't edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly. - Franz Kafka
The beauty of the infantry is its ability to truly teach tolerance. At the lowest level, when it is simply a matter of survival to count on everyone around you, regardless of religion or skin color, the only logical option is to ignore the differences. - Adam Fenner
Man is a logical machine run by the scoundrels of emotions. - Raheel Farooq
...some men aren't looking for anything logical, like money. They can't be bought, bullied, reasoned, or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn. - Michael Caine
Almost everything carried to its logical extreme becomes either depressing or carcinogenic. - Ursula K. Le Guin
Before success in any man's life he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps, some failure. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do. - Napoleon Hill
If scientific reasoning were limited to the logical processes of arithmetic, we should not get very far in our understanding of the physical world. One might as well attempt to grasp the game of poker entirely by the use of the mathematics of probability. - Vannevar Bush
Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions. - David Borenstein
SYLLOGISM, n. A logical formula consisting of a major and a minor assumption and an inconsequent. (See LOGIC.) - Ambrose Bierce
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
We seldom make logical mistakes, but often have mistaken logics. - Raheel Farooq
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
The only truly logical explanation that gives credence to the fact that information does not come from non-information, is that some outside force some uncaused cause existed before us and formed us in His image. If there is a creation there must be a creator. - J.W. Lord
- '' That's nonsense young one, Your dreams are not very logical '' - '' The only non-sense I see here, is a living a life; blinded, By all that could have taken your breath away. - Nikki Rowe
The Army has carried the American ... ideal to its logical conclusion. Not only do they prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, creed and color, but also on ability. - Tom Lehrer
The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest number of empirical facts by logical deduction from the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms. - Albert Einstein
There's a logical reason for everything in the universe even if we cannot comprehend, understand, or express that reason. - Jared Alexander
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