Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities. Votes: 4

Lord DunsanyLogic pervades the world; the limits of the world are also the limits of logic. Votes: 4

Ludwig WittgensteinA mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it. Votes: 4

Rabindranath TagoreLogic ridicules love, and love smiles knowingly at the whole foolishness of logic. Votes: 3

RajneeshCommon sense is not really so common. The Art of Thinking: Port-Royal Logic Votes: 3

Antoine ArnauldLogic is the hygiene the mathematician practices to keep his ideas healthy and strong. Votes: 3

Hermann WeylLogic is invincible, because in order to combat logic it is necessary to use logic. Votes: 3

Pierre BoutrouxLogic is the kingdom of the unexpected. To think logically means to be continually amazed. Votes: 3

Osip MandelstamMy mind's screaming went unvoiced. Logic grabbed the panic and wrestled it to the ground. Votes: 3

Maria V. SnyderLogic and sermons never convince, The damp of the night drives deeper into my soul. Votes: 3

Walt WhitmanLogic must look after itself. In a certain sense, we cannot make mistakes in logic. Votes: 3

Ludwig WittgensteinLogic and ethics are fundamentally the same, they are no more than duty to oneself Votes: 3

Otto WeiningerAll thinking is done with the glands. Logic is added later to tidy things up. Votes: 3

John D. MacDonaldLogic can provide you with various facts and figures but can't comprehend them in their totality. Votes: 3

Avtarjeet Singh DhanjalLogic may indeed be unshakeable, but it cannot withstand a man who is determined to live. Votes: 3

Franz KafkaLogic is good for playing chess but is often too slow for the needs of survival. Votes: 3

Frank HerbertLogic is not a body of doctrine, but a mirror-image of the world. Logic is transcendental. Votes: 3

Ludwig WittgensteinLogic cannot model causal systems, and paradox is generated when time is ignored [as in logic]. Votes: 3

Gregory BatesonLogic can take you from point A to point B. Imagination can take you wherever you want Votes: 3

Albert EinsteinYou can't win. Logic has no power over her when her territory has been invaded by heathens. Votes: 3

Mira GrantThe Lords of Chaos are the enemies of Logic, the jugglers of Truth, the molders of Beauty Votes: 3

Michael MoorcockLogic doesn't apply to the real world. D. R. Hofstadter and D. C. Dennett (eds.) The Mind's I, 1981. Votes: 3

Marvin MinskyLogic kills. Faith burns. Better to be the one with the torch than the one on the pyre. Votes: 3

Chris GalfordI just use Logic, so I need to get more keyboards and gear. I need to get my Korg. Votes: 3

Ryan HemsworthLogic takes care of itself; all we have to do is to look and see how it does it. Votes: 3

Ludwig WittgensteinThe fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational. Votes: 2

A. N. WilsonSome may study side by side, and yet be asunder when they come to the logic of things. Votes: 2

ConfuciusYou are nothing if not exhaustive in your self-congratulatory made-up logic. Votes: 0

Brandon SandersonAristotelian logic is massive and marmoreal, but every monument accumulates graffiti. Votes: 0

David BerlinskiOppression has no logic--just a self-fulfilling prophecy, justified by a self-perpetuating system. Votes: 0

Gloria SteinemPure logic is the impossibility by means of which science is maintained. Votes: 0

Friedrich NietzscheSir, we must beware of needless innovation, especially when guided by logic. Votes: 0

Winston ChurchillIn life, particularly in public life, psychology is more powerful than logic. Votes: 0

Ludwig QuiddeWith the end of the nominating process, American politics leaves logic behind. Votes: 0

Theodore WhiteSummation of Leviathan: "The axiom, fear; the method, logic; the conclusion, despotism." Votes: 0

Hugh Redwald Trevor-RoperWhats immediately profitable is the only kind of logic that capitalism understands. Votes: 0

Susan GeorgeAll beauty, resonance, integrity, Exist by deprivation or logic Of strange position. Votes: 0

John AshberyBy the cold Darwinian logic of natural selection, evolution codifies happenstance into strategy. Votes: 0

David QuammenMythology is much better stuff than history. It has form; logic; a message. Votes: 0

Penelope LivelyThe anti-immigrant logic has basically saturated our world. I'm staying, and I'm fighting. Votes: 0

Junot DiazReason and logic, fused with intuition and empathy, equals awakened consciousness and spirituality. Votes: 0

Dara ReidyrWe live in a Newtonian world of Einsteinian physics ruled by Frankenstein logic. Votes: 0

David RussellAl-Qaeda's resurgence brings out the worst in the Bush Administration's math and logic. Votes: 0

Jon StewartPoliteness is better than logic. You can often persuade when you cannot convince. Votes: 0

Josh BillingsArtists are mystics rather than rationalists. They leap to conclusions that logic cannot reach. Votes: 0

Sol LeWittFar more quickly than reason and logic, irony can penetrate rage and puncture self-pity. Votes: 0

Moss HartDon't rely on logic alone, nor speculation. Don't infer or be deceived by appearances. Votes: 0

Gautama BuddhaBut love was strange. It distorted your perspective and played havoc with your logic. Votes: 0

Lori FosterMulticulturalism, if its logic is fully played out, is the ideology of national suicide. Votes: 0

Rich Lowrymost scientific problems are far better understood by studying their history than their logic. Votes: 0

Ernst MayrSometimes a faint voice based on instinct resonates far more strongly than overpowering logic. Votes: 0

Naveen JainThe rules of logic are to mathematics what those of structure are to architecture. Votes: 0

Bertrand RussellEvery man should have aunts. They illustrate the triumph of guess work over logic. Votes: 0

Agatha ChristieAfter all, man is a complicated being, why should he be explainable by logic? Votes: 0

Aleksandr SolzhenitsynWomen do not think with logic and discretion but with emotions of the heart Votes: 0

Cassandra ClareGrammar is the logic of speech, even as logic is the grammar of reason. Votes: 0

Richard Chenevix TrenchThere's only one thing you can use against pure logic, and that's common sense. Votes: 0

Alan CooperI'm a logic monster, if things don't make sense I gotta make sense of them. Votes: 0

Denzel WashingtonIf you use a trick in logic, whom can you be tricking other than yourself? Votes: 0

Ludwig WittgensteinLet him who is not come to logic be plagued with continuous and everlasting filth Votes: 0

John of SalisburyPeople want to ignore what they can't understand. They're looking for logic at any cost. Votes: 0

Alice HoffmanMost of the mistakes in thinking are inadequacies of perception rather than mistakes of logic. Votes: 0

Edward de BonoIn its youth a people produce mythology and poetry; in its decadence, philosophy and logic. Votes: 0

Will DurantTo Investigate in the superior worlds, the logic thinking and the exact concept are needed. Votes: 0

Samael Aun WeorIn contrast to logic, there is common sense, or still better, the Spirit of Reasonableness. Votes: 0

Lin YutangOnly mathematics and mathematical logic can say as little as the physicist means to say. Votes: 0

Bertrand RussellI would like to believe that logic is questioning your reasoning to reach a conclusion. Votes: 0

Unarine RamaruIt's a simple exercise; a little logic, a little taste, and the will to cooperate. Votes: 0

Raymond LoewyI've never seen impeccable logic be sufficient to win both the heart and the mind. Votes: 0

Scott D. AnthonyThen you will have to trust me. Beyond logic, beyond reason, beyond hope, trust me. Votes: 0

Patricia A. McKillipSex and children are the two things that delude logic the most in this society. Votes: 0

Doug StanhopeYou have a point," said Fronto, "and even a poet must occasionally bow to logic. Votes: 0

Lloyd AlexanderLove didn't run on logic. It didn't follow neat lines or a list of priorities. Votes: 0

Nora RobertsIf you can't convince them [with your logic] then just confound them [with your wit.] Votes: 0

Harry S. TrumanYou can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it. Votes: 0

Gilbert K. ChestertonThe only way one can guarantee one's loyalty is love. Loyalty is beyond logic, really. Votes: 0

Paul BettanyExperience, the only logic sure to convince a diseased imagination and restore it to rugged health. Votes: 0

Mark TwainThe elixir of life, the philosopher's stone is yours if you surrender sterile logic, trivial reason. Votes: 0

Hilda DoolittleMy favourite subjects at school were algebra and logic: making a big problem into something small. Votes: 0

Mario TestinoHere at Wisconsin we didn't get an undergraduate course in mathematical logic until the '60s. Votes: 0

Stephen Cole Kleene... on every important issue life transcends logic and it is folly to depend on reason alone. Votes: 0

Robert GordisThe logic of validation allows us to move between the two limits of dogmatism and skepticism. Votes: 0

Paul RicoeurMy originality consists in putting the logic of the visible to the service of the invisible. Votes: 0

Odilon RedonBy your logic I should also be in charge of Solinade dances, needlework, and horse thieving. Votes: 0

Patrick RothfussThere's nothing more annoying than cold logic and reason when you've got a good fit going. Votes: 0

James PattersonWilhelm Steinitz was the first man to appreciate the inherent logic behind the game of chess. Votes: 0

William HartstonEither I've invented a whole new logic or, ahem, I'm not playing with a full deck. Votes: 0

Philip K. DickMy heart, independent of my logic, had reserved a place for my tormentor and my solace. Votes: 0

CJ RobertsBe reasonable with the students and make sure they see the logic in what we're doing. Votes: 0

Deng XiaopingDialectic thought is an attempt to break through the coercion of logic by its own means. Votes: 0

Theodor AdornoIt seemed to me that this world has a serious shortage of both logic and kindness. Votes: 0

Haruki MurakamiThe knowledge of the theory of logic has no tendency whatever to make men good reasoners. Votes: 0

Thomas Babington MacaulayEvery Superstate has one iron rule: logic is an enemy and the truth is a menace. Votes: 0

Rod SerlingAt first sight, one does not see what relations there can be between religion and logic. Votes: 0

Emile DurkheimThe characters have their own lives and their own logic, and you have to act accordingly. Votes: 0

Isaac Bashevis SingerDialectic logic is there's only love and hate, you either love somebody or you hate them. Votes: 0

Dennis HopperYou reason colour more than you reason drawing Colour has a logic as severe as form. Votes: 0

Pierre BonnardThe knowledge of the theory of logic has no tendency whatever to make men good reasoners. Votes: 0

Thomas B. MacaulayThe less we have, the more we give. Seems absurd, but it's the logic of love. Votes: 0

Mother TeresaBut however measurable, there is much more life in music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of. Votes: 0

Gabriel MarcelThe very reason we need logic at all is because most reasoning is not conscious at all. Votes: 0

Julian JaynesThere are crimes of passion and crimes of logic. The boundary between them is not clearly defined. Votes: 0

Albert CamusCould it be that there were other things more desirable than cold logic and undefiled brain power? Votes: 0

Edgar Rice BurroughsLove: the sickest of Ironyâs sick jokes. The place where logic and order go to die. Votes: 0

Christopher MooreIf language had been the creation not of poetry but of logic, we should only have one. Votes: 0

Christian Friedrich HebbelHumans are not ideally set up to understand logic; they are ideally set up to understand stories. Votes: 0

Roger SchankI tended to be more a romantic than a realist, and chose blind faith over cold logic. Votes: 0

Becca FitzpatrickThere is, then, a logical priority about the arrangements, and logic has nothing to do with time. Votes: 0

Anthony Stafford BeerSome people really live and work within the same doctrine, the same diagram with the same logic. Votes: 0

Zaha HadidIf one doesn't value logic, what logical argument would you invoke to prove they should value logic? Votes: 0

Sam HarrisSome people have a gift for stupidity, an almost mystic ability to withstand any form of logic. Votes: 0

David GemmellIf i think about us logically, there is no chance for us. But logic doesn't produce magic. Votes: 0

Cristian Peter Marinescu-IvanI enjoy logic and logic puzzles. And filmmaking is one fun logic puzzle that you gotta win. Votes: 0

Michael Jai WhiteI do believe that when dancing is right, the movement possesses a logic common to us all. Votes: 0

Twyla TharpLanguage is a form of human reason, which has its internal logic of which man knows nothing. Votes: 0

Claude Levi-StraussI read one or two other books which gave me a background in mathematics other than logic. Votes: 0

Stephen Cole KleeneKnowledge is awareness, and to it there are many paths, not all of them paved with logic. Votes: 0

Louis L'AmourI love you, and beneath all that logic, calculation, and superstition, I know you love me too. Votes: 0

Richelle MeadI think art must be the place where you are protected from the logic of the outside world. Votes: 0

Camille HenrotThe logic is backwards. Genius is the result of doing what you love, not a prerequisite for it. Votes: 0

Charles EisensteinMuch of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of almost mathematical logic to the form. Votes: 0

Anish KapoorNo matter what your logic is, if it is coherent, you can develop a technique to express it. Votes: 0

Bernard LonerganMuch of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of almost mathematical logic to the form Votes: 0

Anish KapoorIt is difficult to remove by logic an idea not placed there by logic in the first place. Votes: 0

Gordon LivingstonFaith is something that's - it's hard to articulate. It's - there's - it's not based on logic. Votes: 0

Jim GaffiganWhen introduced at the wrong time or place, good logic may be the worst enemy of good teaching. Votes: 0

George PolyaIf I were to search for logic, I would not look for it among the English upper class. Votes: 0

Lady VioletWe can't spy on them if they aren't spying on us, now can we?" Warped logic, but okay. Votes: 0

Gena ShowalterForever I shall be a stranger to myself. In psychology as in logic, there are truths but no truth. Votes: 0

Albert CamusFear, logic, and tradition are not going to make you live a good life when no one is looking. Votes: 0

Timothy KellerOh dear,' says God, 'I hadn't thought of that,' and promptly vanishes in a puff of logic. Votes: 0

Douglas AdamsI think that women are wonderful but I've never met one yet who didn't show more feeling than logic. Votes: 0

Hermann GoringI am a plain practical man, not one of your theorists and splitters of hairs and choppers of logic. Votes: 0

James G. FrazerImplication is thus the very texture of our web of belief, and logic is the theory that traces it. Votes: 0

Willard Van Orman QuineStory is the vehicle we use to make sense of our lives in a world that often defies logic. Votes: 0

Jim TreleaseYou need a long hard day's work to reveal the logic of the craving for very bad tv and alcohol. Votes: 0

Alain de BottonIt seems to me that if there were any logic to our language, trust would be a four letter word. Votes: 0

Tom CruiseLife does not listen to your logic; it goes on its own way, undisturbed. You have to listen to life. Votes: 0

Richard BachSomehow, in painting I try to make some logic out of the world that has been given to me in chaos. Votes: 0

Grace HartiganI just try to put as much logic into what I'm doing as possible and try to have fun with it. Votes: 0

Daniel BryanIf the logic of capitalism is "expand or die," then either it has to die or the world has to die. Votes: 0

Bill AyersScience is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic. Votes: 1 Thomas Huxley

My brother used to say that when you deal with women, it's difficult to remove emotions from an argument. I never really knew what he meant. Then I read an article that said when it comes to emotion and logic, men's and women's brains are different - my brother was right! Women are very mysterious, but that's part of their joy. Votes: 3 Nathan Fillion

The story is a machine for empathy. In contrast to logic or reason, a story is about emotion that gets staged over a sequence of dramatic moments, so you empathize with the characters without really thinking about it too much. It is a really powerful tool for imagining yourself in other people's situations. Votes: 1 Ira Glass

We especially need imagination in science. It is not all mathematics, nor all logic, but it is somewhat beauty and poetry. Votes: 1 Maria Mitchell

Love: the sickest of Ironyâs sick jokes. The place where logic and order go to die. Votes: 3 Christopher Moore