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Engrave this Quote Logic, n. The art of thinking and reasoning in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding.
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-Ambrose Bierce
Engrave this Quote I cannot tell by what logic we call a toad, a bear, or an elephant ugly; they being created in those outward shapes and figures which best express the actions of their inward forms.
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-Sir Thomas Browne
Religio Medici, 1643
Engrave this Quote Logic is like the sword
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-Samuel Butler
Notebooks
Engrave this Quote Logic is a poor guide compared with custom.
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-Sir Winston Churchill
Engrave this Quote Logic is a large drawer, containing some useful instruments, and many more that are superfluous. A wise man will look into it for two purposes, to avail himself of those instruments that are really useful, and to admire the ingenuity with which those that are not so, are assorted and arranged.
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-Charles Caleb Colton
Engrave this Quote Logic and fact keep interfering with the easy flow of conversation.
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-Mason Cooley
City Aphorisms, New York (1984)
Engrave this Quote The mind has its own logic but does not often let others in on it.
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-Bernard Devoto
Engrave this Quote From a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other.
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-Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Engrave this Quote Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities.
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-Lord Dunsany
Engrave this Quote Reason can wrestle and overthrow terror.
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-Euripides
Engrave this Quote The much vaunted male logic isn't logical, because they display prejudices -- against half the human race -- that are considered prejudices according to any dictionary definition.
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-Eva Figes
Engrave this Quote Another distinguished critic has agreed with Gide--that old lady in the anecdote who was accused by her niece of being illogical. For some time she could not be brought to understand what logic was, and when she grasped its true nature she was not so much angry as contemptuous. 'Logic! Good gracious! What rubbish!' she exclaimed. 'How can I tell what I think till I see what I say?' Her nieces, educated young women, thought that she was pass
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-E. M. Forster
Aspects of the Novel (from Chapter V: The Plot), 1927
Engrave this Quote The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores. Life eludes logic, and everything that logic alone constructs remains artificial and forced.
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-Andre Gide
Engrave this Quote 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.
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-Frank Herbert
Engrave this Quote Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
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-Joseph Joubert
Engrave this Quote Reason is a supple nymph, and slippery as a fish by nature. She had as leave give her kiss to an absurdity any day, as to syllogistic truth. The absurdity may turn out truer.
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-D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Engrave this Quote Logic is the anatomy of thought.
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-John Locke
Engrave this Quote Reason also is choice.
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-John Milton
Engrave this Quote A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.
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-Rabindranath Tagore
Engrave this Quote The fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational.
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-A. N. Wilson
Engrave this Quote The logic of the world is prior to all truth and falsehood.
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-Ludwig Wittgenstein
Engrave this Quote Logic takes care of itself; all we have to do is to look and see how it does it.
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-Ludwig Wittgenstein
Notebooks 1914-1916, October 13, 1914

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