Quotes containing word "reasoning"

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Sell also: intelligent, reason, thinking

Definitions and meanings of word "reasoning"

• Noun: thinking that is coherent and logical

• Adj: endowed with the capacity to reason

Featured authors with quotes containing word "reasoning"

Alexis Carrel
2 quotes about reasoning
French Scientist
Saturday 28 June 1873 - Sunday 5 November 1944
Marvin Minsky
2 quotes about reasoning
American Author, Scientist
Tuesday 9 August 1927 - Sunday 24 January 2016
George Henry Lewes
one quote about reasoning
English Philosopher, Critic
Friday 18 April 1817 - Thursday 28 November 1878
William John Wills
2 quotes about reasoning
English Scientist
1834 - 1861
Charles Sanders Peirce
one quote about reasoning
American Philosopher, Scientist, Mathematician
Tuesday 10 September 1839 - Sunday 19 April 1914
Gottfried Leibniz
one quote about reasoning
German Philosopher, Mathematician
Sunday 1 July 1646 - Saturday 14 November 1716
Albert Einstein
one quote about reasoning
German Physicist
Friday 14 March 1879 - Monday 18 April 1955
Ron Wyden
one quote about reasoning
American Politician
Born Tuesday 3 May 1949
William Cowper
one quote about reasoning
English Poet
Monday 26 November 1731 - Friday 25 April 1800
Ayn Rand
one quote about reasoning
Russian Writer, Philosopher, Novelist, Playwright
Thursday 2 February 1905 - Saturday 6 March 1982
Bertrand Russell
one quote about reasoning
British Philosopher, Critic, Historian, Mathematician
Saturday 18 May 1872 - Monday 2 February 1970
Arthur Schopenhauer
one quote about reasoning
German Philosopher
Friday 22 February 1788 - Friday 21 September 1860

Bad reasoning as well as good reasoning is possible; and this fact is the foundation of the practical side of logic.

Charles Sanders Peirce

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The true function of philosophy is to educate us in the principles of reasoning and not to put an end to further reasoning by the introduction of fixed conclusions.

George Henry Lewes

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There are also two kinds of truths: truth of reasoning and truths of fact. Truths of reasoning are necessary and their opposite is impossible; those of fact are contingent and their opposite is possible.

Gottfried Leibniz

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A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.

Alexis Carrel

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It is hard to see Judge Roberts as a judicial activist who would place ideological purity or a particular agenda above or ahead the need for thoughtful legal reasoning.

Ron Wyden

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That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.

Albert Einstein

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Reasoning at every step he treads, Man yet mistakes his way, Whilst meaner things, whom instinct leads, Are rarely known to stray.

William Cowper

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The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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I've been to Africa three times. All right? You can't bring Western reasoning into the culture. The same way you can't bring it into fundamental Islam.

Bill O'Reilly

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From the smallest necessity to the highest religious abstraction, from the wheel to the skyscraper, everything we are and everything we have comes from one attribute of man - the function of his reasoning mind.

Ayn Rand

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When the intensity of emotional conviction subsides, a man who is in the habit of reasoning will search for logical grounds in favour of the belief which he finds in himself.

Bertrand Russell

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Tired mothers find that spanking takes less time than reasoning and penetrates sooner to the seat of the memory.

Will Durant

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Accuracy is, in every case, advantageous to beauty, and just reasoning to delicate sentiment. In vain would we exalt the one by depreciating the other.

David Hume

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I make up my opinions from facts and reasoning, and not to suit any body but myself. If people don't like my opinions, it makes little difference as I don't solicit their opinions or votes.

William Tecumseh Sherman

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Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing.

John Locke

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If the abstract rights of man will bear discussion and explanation, those of women, by a parity of reasoning, will not shrink from the same test.

Mary Wollstonecraft

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Mathematical reasoning may be regarded rather schematically as the exercise of a combination of two facilities, which we may call intuition and ingenuity.

Alan Turing

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I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.

Plato

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The difference between science and the fuzzy subjects is that science requires reasoning while those other subjects merely require scholarship.

Robert A. Heinlein

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No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.

Edmund Burke

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