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That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.
Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.
John Maynard Keynes
It is incomprehensible that drug companies still get away with charging Americans twice as much, or more, than citizens of Canada or Europe for the exact same drugs manufactured by the exact same companies.
All true language is incomprehensible, like the chatter of a beggar's teeth.
The function of Theology? The recitation of the incomprehensible by the unspeakable to pick the pockets of the unthinking.
Robert Anton Wilson
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
To say that a work of art is good, but incomprehensible to the majority of men, is the same as saying of some kind of food that it is very good but that most people can't eat it.
To be immortal is commonplace; except for man, all creatures are immortal, for they are ignorant of death; what is divine, terrible, incomprehensible, is to know that one is immortal.
Jorge Luis Borges
It is always incomprehensible to a man that a woman should ever refuse an offer of marriage.
It is deeply shocking and incomprehensible to me that despite volumes of documentation and living witnesses who can attest to the horrors of the Holocaust, there are still those who would deny it.
After a crisis we tell ourselves we understand why it happened and maintain the illusion that the world is understandable. In fact, we should accept the world is incomprehensible much of the time.
All of nature begins to whisper its secrets to us through its sounds. Sounds that were previously incomprehensible to our soul now become the meaningful language of nature.
Whatever people in general do not understand, they are always prepared to dislike; the incomprehensible is always the obnoxious.
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
To believe that the United States is post-racial requires an almost incomprehensible inability or unwillingness to stare truth in the face.
I think the avant-garde often hides itself in the highly incomprehensible because they are frustrated that the real world is so boring.
I think the biggest challenge for Somalia has been the sense that it is a hopeless case of incomprehensible internal conflicts and there is nothing we can do.
Incomprehensible jargon is the hallmark of a profession.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.
That's the way it is with poetry: When it is incomprehensible it seems profound, and when you understand it, it is only ridiculous.
Cyberspace is colonising what we used to think of as the real world. I think that our grandchildren will probably regard the distinction we make between what we call the real world and what they think of as simply the world as the quaintest and most incomprehensible thing about us.
It was all completely incomprehensible to me. I was fearful of the language. You had to look up every third word.
I accept that there may be things far grander and more incomprehensible than we can possibly imagine.
Today we often think that before we start living a religious life we have first to accept the creedal doctrines and that before one can have any comprehension of the loyalty and trust of faith, one must first force one's mind to accept a host of incomprehensible doctrines. But this is to put the cart before the horse.
It is incomprehensible that God should exist, and it is incomprehensible that he should not exist.
If there is a God, it's going to be a whole lot bigger and a whole lot more incomprehensible than anything that any theologian of any religion has ever proposed.
Explanation separates us from astonishment, which is the only gateway to the incomprehensible.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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