Usage examples for logical

  1. But although we can thus see that, from the very meaning of what we call explanation, it follows that at the base of all our explanations there must lie a great Inexplicable, I think that the mystery of Existence in the abstract may be rendered less appalling if we reflect that, as opposed to Existence, there is only one logical alternative- Non- existence. – A Candid Examination of Theism by George John Romanes
  2. Hamilton stood gazing fixedly, pale as a ghost, his thoughts becoming more and more clear and logical. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  3. That's logical, of course. – The Cartels Jungle by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  4. For while in logical order the two problems would stand thus- Is the Will an agent? – Mind and Motion and Monism by George John Romanes
  5. Still, there must be a logical explanation. – Penny Nichols Finds a Clue by Joan Clark
  6. Oh, how grand, and clear, and logical it had all looked half an hour ago! – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  7. Larsen did sometimes make me mad, but I usually found on thinking things over that he was very logical in his reasoning. – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  8. He had proved to demonstration, in the most logical manner, that farmers were fools. – Hodge and His Masters by Richard Jefferies
  9. " It's all logical enough, as Gordon says, if you've only got the nerve. – Loaded Dice by Ellery H. Clark
  10. " What you say is most logical," replied the duke. – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  11. Winemann is the logical man for president. – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. It doesn't sound logical to me. – The Lilac Girl by Ralph Henry Barbour
  13. In a discussion like the present one, let us use words in their strict logical sense, if possible. – Ways of Nature by John Burroughs
  14. There was no hint of the propriety- on any logical basis- of leaving the question of creed as a matter between man and his Maker, with which any dictation on the part of crown or state was an act of odious tyranny. – History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  15. I repeat, that this is the only logical result possible, if we accept Dr. Clarke's premises and conclusions. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  16. Only very few people heard this theory carried back to its logical conclusion, however. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  17. This is the logical range for his stuff- this and one or two others right close. – The Settling of the Sage by Hal G. Evarts
  18. You make out a plausible theory, and I have little doubt that I shall find you the wisest, the most logical, the discreetest, and the most consistent community I have yet visited. – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  19. To all of those who knew anything about the inner history of the Four Finger Mine the conclusion appeared to be perfectly logical. – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  20. To Napoleon's clear and logical mind, the nature of the problem was plain. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes