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logic
 n.  reasoned and reasonable judgment; a system of reasoning
Classic Sentence: (53 in 4 pages)
1  The best of minds will have their fetiches, and they sometimes feel vaguely wounded by the want of respect of logic.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—THE BISHOP IN THE PRESENCE OF AN UNKNOWN LIGHT
2  This logic was known to the ancients.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER III—ON WHAT CONDITIONS ONE CAN RESPECT THE PAST
3  With nihilism, no discussion is possible; for the nihilist logic doubts the existence of its interlocutor, and is not quite sure that it exists itself.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VI—THE ABSOLUTE GOODNESS OF PRAYER
4  By the side of Enjolras, who represented the logic of the Revolution, Combeferre represented its philosophy.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER I—A GROUP WHICH BARELY MISSED BECOMING HISTORIC
5  From suffering these spectres pass to crime; fatal affiliation, dizzy creation, logic of darkness.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER II—THE LOWEST DEPTHS
6  Now, logic knows not the "almost," absolutely as the sun knows not the candle.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II—BADLY SEWED
7  They strike it cleverly in its vulnerable spot, in default of a cuirass, in its lack of logic; they attacked this revolution in its royalty.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV—CRACKS BENEATH THE FOUNDATION
8  Then ask logic of passion if you will.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER II—THE BEWILDERMENT OF PERFECT HAPPINESS
9  The ideal is nothing but the culminating point of logic, the same as the beautiful is nothing but the summit of the true.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XX—THE DEAD ARE IN THE RIGHT AND THE LIVING ARE N...
10  Hence a new logic of art, and of certain requirements of composition which modify everything, even the conditions, formerly narrow, of taste and language, which must grow broader like all the rest.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER VI—THE GRASS COVERS AND THE RAIN EFFACES
11  Moreover, by some obscure process of logic, she felt that her momentary burst of generosity had justified all previous extravagances, and excused any in which she might subsequently indulge.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 10
12  Victor thought there would be more logic in thus disposing of old people with an established claim for making themselves universally obnoxious.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin
Get Context   In XV
13  Like a certain class of modern philosophers, Dinah perfectly scorned logic and reason in every shape, and always took refuge in intuitive certainty; and here she was perfectly impregnable.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
14  You don't need logic, I hope, to put a bit of bread in your mouth when you're hungry.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Turgenev
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
15  But man has such a predilection for systems and abstract deductions that he is ready to distort the truth intentionally, he is ready to deny the evidence of his senses only to justify his logic.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
Get Context   In PART 1: VII
Example Sentence: (41 in 3 pages)
16  By contrast Peirce's logic is reasonably clear, and he takes great pains to work it out in intricate detail; basically it is the whole logical apparatus of the physical and social sciences.
17  Your paper lacks the logic to prove your thesis.
18  The logic of the concluding paragraph seems to elude me.
19  Paradoxically, fallacious reasoning does not always yield erroneous results: even though your logic may be faulty, the answer you get may nevertheless be correct.
20  In working out the solution to this logic puzzle, you may find it helpful to construct a simple schematic diagram outlining the order of events.
21  No matter how hard I tried to find a good comeback for her argument, I couldn't think of one: her logic was irrefutable.
22  "I refuse to swallow your conclusion," said she, finding his logic unpalatable.
23  Students need the ability to construct a logical argument.
24  To be specific , the argument in your graduation thesis is logical.
25  It was a logical conclusion from the child's point of view.
26  This massive autobiographical work was the logical culmination of her long career.
27  The detective has to discover the murderer by logical deduction.
28  Unable to defeat him by logical discussion, she fell back on her old habit of criticizing his speech.
29  Each of them having their own room was the logical solution.
30  The team appraisal is a logical extension of the individual appraisal interview.