Usage examples for logic

  1. The answer that his logic deduced carried conviction to many of his hearers, but in Susannah's mind the question alone made way. – The Mormon Prophet by Lily Dougall
  2. There is logic behind the two centuries of conquest in which the American people have been engaged; there is logic in the rise of the plutocracy. – The American Empire by Scott Nearing
  3. The logic of this speech might be questioned, but of its good sense, under the circumstances, there was no doubt. – The Border Boys Across the Frontier by Fremont B. Deering
  4. Had her aunt been a man or merely a woman, Patricia argued, she would not have been so dangerous; but she possessed the deliberate logic of the one and the quickness of perception of the other. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  5. The Captain was not convinced; he never was by any one's logic but his own; perhaps because his own was totally different to all other kinds, including the painful logic of facts. – The Good Comrade by Una L. Silberrad
  6. This reasoning, I presume, is consistent with the principles of sound logic. – New observations on the natural history of bees by Francis Huber
  7. Such was the logic of those times.... – The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine by Heinrich Heine
  8. We are, by the logic of the position, compelled to say that custom and tradition must have preserved many relics of totemism, and that so far from seeking to explain custom and tradition by the theory of totemism, we must seek to explain the survival of totemism by custom and tradition. – Folklore as an Historical Science by George Laurence Gomme
  9. So, Miss Alice, if you were disposed to talk nonsense, it was not very likely to be listened to, and sharp and short logic might ensue. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  10. That is better than your logic. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  11. He recognized Robinson's logic. – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  12. I guess them chaps had logic. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  13. She tore out the page, folded it, and put it for safe- keeping between the pages of her text- book on Logic. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  14. What could he say in face of a hostility so resolute and armed with the conviction of its logic? – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  15. When people say that you can prove anything by logic, they are not using words in a fair sense. – Varied Types by G. K. Chesterton
  16. A woman's logic, or lack of logic- her logic. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  17. The two that Paredes had put, however, disturbed his logic. – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  18. Logic, clear, straightforward thought and argument, led but one way; and now it was plain to him that that was the way he must take. – Loaded Dice by Ellery H. Clark