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The book of female logic is blotted all over with tears, and Justice in their courts is forever in a passion.
William Makepeace Thackeray
There is a certain logic to events that pushes you along a certain path. You go along the path that feels the most true, and most according to the principles that are guiding you, and that's the way the decisions are made.
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
There is science, logic, reason; there is thought verified by experience. And then there is California.
Consequently he who wishes to attain to human perfection, must therefore first study Logic, next the various branches of Mathematics in their proper order, then Physics, and lastly Metaphysics.
Logic and fact keep interfering with the easy flow of conversation.
Human beings lose their logic in their vindictiveness.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The world is full of strange phenomena that cannot be explained by the laws of logic or science. Dennis Rodman is only one example.
The logic was, there weren't too many female comedians, so I thought I might as well try a field that had fewer competitors than the field I was in, which was acting, singing and dancing.
The logic of the world is prior to all truth and falsehood.
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.
Logic is the technique by which we add conviction to truth.
Jean de la Bruyere
Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end.
Fear is a disease that eats away at logic and makes man inhuman.
Logic takes care of itself; all we have to do is to look and see how it does it.
Better to be without logic than without feeling.
The nineteenth century was completely lacking in logic, it had cosmic terms and hopes, and aspirations, and discoveries, and ideals but it had no logic.
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.
Most of the mistakes in thinking are inadequacies of perception rather than mistakes of logic.
Edward de Bono
Logic will never change emotion or perception.
Edward de Bono
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.
Chess helps you to concentrate, improve your logic. It teaches you to play by the rules and take responsibility for your actions, how to problem solve in an uncertain environment.
Logic must look after itself. In a certain sense, we cannot make mistakes in logic.
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
I demand that my books be judged with utmost severity, by knowledgeable people who know the rules of grammar and of logic, and who will seek beneath the footsteps of my commas the lice of my thought in the head of my style.
Mathematics is, as it were, a sensuous logic, and relates to philosophy as do the arts, music, and plastic art to poetry.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
The logic of words should yield to the logic of realities.
Louis D. Brandeis
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.
One of the best things to come out of the home computer revolution could be the general and widespread understanding of how severely limited logic really is.
An action doesn't have to be wrong just because it is not logical. It doesn't have to be right just because it has its logic.
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