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We are afraid of ideas, of experimenting, of change. We shrink from thinking a problem through to a logical conclusion.
If we cut up beasts simply because they cannot prevent us and because we are backing our own side in the struggle for existence, it is only logical to cut up imbeciles, criminals, enemies, or capitalists for the same reasons.
C. S. Lewis
No, no, you're not thinking; you're just being logical.
My first encounters with faith came about the time I was a Boy Scout, at about 14 or 15. I made the logical deduction that they operate the same way; I treated my faith like earning a merit badge, and everything about Christianity was about earning merit badges.
I find the whole time travel question very unsettling if you take it to its logical extension. I think it might eventually be possible, but then what happens?
One way we can enliven the imagination is to push it toward the illogical. We're not scientists. We don't always have to make the logical, reasonable leap.
We cannot have peace if we are only concerned with peace. War is not an accident. It is the logical outcome of a certain way of life. If we want to attack war, we have to attack that way of life.
A. J. Muste
Coincidence is logical.
Whatever I think the song sounds like is what I'll name it. It's a feeling thing; it's not logical at all.
People don't buy for logical reasons. They buy for emotional reasons.
The web, then, or the pattern, a web at once sensuous and logical, an elegant and pregnant texture: that is style, that is the foundation of the art of literature.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Freedom in art, freedom in society, this is the double goal towards which all consistent and logical minds must strive.
When the intensity of emotional conviction subsides, a man who is in the habit of reasoning will search for logical grounds in favour of the belief which he finds in himself.
Every philosophical problem, when it is subjected to the necessary analysis and justification, is found either to be not really philosophical at all, or else to be, in the sense in which we are using the word, logical.
Life isn't like a book. Life isn't logical or sensible or orderly. Life is a mess most of the time. And theology must be lived in the midst of that mess.
Charles Caleb Colton
God is not a hypothesis derived from logical assumptions, but an immediate insight, self-evident as light. He is not something to be sought in the darkness with the light of reason. He is the light.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
I never guess. It is a shocking habit destructive to the logical faculty.
Arthur Conan Doyle
Direct action is the logical, consistent method of Anarchism.
I thought if I had a Twitter feed and say I had a following of a 100,000, that means 100,000 of them would be interested in my book. It was logical, but it didn't turn out to be true. It turned out if I had a Twitter feed of a 100,000, four of them were interested in my book.
I sometimes wish I weren't as logical as I am and I wish I weren't as smart as I am, because I'd be happy.
I have a different way of thinking. I think synergistically. I'm not linear in thinking, I'm not very logical.
If the world were a logical place, men would ride side saddle.
Rita Mae Brown
Calm, open debate, and logical thought drive strength to its maximum effectiveness.
I see mysteries and complications wherever I look, and I have never met a steadily logical person.
There is no logical reason why the camel of great art should pass through the needle of mob intelligence.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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