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Religious faith depends on a host of social, psychological and emotional factors that have little or nothing to do with probabilities, evidence and logic.
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtasked.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
We especially need imagination in science. It is not all mathematics, nor all logic, but it is somewhat beauty and poetry.
Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling for the strength of their argument. The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic.
William E. Gladstone
It is the logic of consumerism that undermines the values of loyalty and permanence and promotes a different set of values that is destructive of family life.
The logic of words should yield to the logic of realities.
Louis D. Brandeis
Language is remarkable, except under the extreme constraints of mathematics and logic, it never can talk only about what it's supposed to talk about but is always spreading around.
If you look at a multi-player game, it's the people who are playing the game who are often more valuable than all of the animations and models and game logic that's associated with it.
Dr. Karel Culik is an outstanding applied mathematician, a specialist in algebra, logic, computer sciences and mathematical linguistics. In 1965, he visited the linguistics research program at MIT, and we have worked together on several projects since.
The world of a comic strip ought to be a special place with its own logic and life... I don't want the issue of Hobbes's reality settled by a doll manufacturer.
Language pedants hew to an oral tradition of shibboleths that have no basis in logic or style, that have been defied by great writers for centuries, and that have been disavowed by every thoughtful usage manual.
Logic is the technique by which we add conviction to truth.
Jean de la Bruyere
Contrariwise, if it was so, it might be; and if it were so, it would be; but as it isn't, it ain't. That's logic.
Acting isn't something you do. Instead of doing it, it occurs. If you're going to start with logic, you might as well give up. You can have conscious preparation, but you have unconscious results.
Logic and mathematics are nothing but specialised linguistic structures.
I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.
Fear is a disease that eats away at logic and makes man inhuman.
Logic! Good gracious! What rubbish!
E. M. Forster
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
We live in a Newtonian world of Einsteinian physics ruled by Frankenstein logic.
I don't see the logic of rejecting data just because they seem incredible.
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
Intuition is a suspension of logic due to impatience.
Rita Mae Brown
Better to be without logic than without feeling.
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress toward a victory.
Alfred North Whitehead
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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