Quotes by inexplicable

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  • Brent Scowcroft
    Brent Scowcroft
    American US Air Force officer 1925-2020
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    But figuring out Saddam Hussein was one our greatest mysteries. He marched to his own drummer and frequently as this unfolded he made decisions which were sometimes inexplicable to us and sometimes didn't look very smart.
  • Beeban Kidron
    Beeban Kidron
    British filmmaker 1961-
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    For me, trying to articulate the world to help people see it in a way they haven't seen it before is hugely important. Sometimes, you have to take something that is completely inexplicable and say, 'Look, here is the beating heart of something you must understand.'
  • Margot Fonteyn
    Margot Fonteyn
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    Genius is another word for magic, and the whole point of magic is that it is inexplicable.
  • Louis de Bernieres
    Louis de Bernieres
    British novelist 1954-
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    It seems that everyone has their own inexplicable fear to have nightmares about. We need nightmares to keep ourselves entertained, and fend off the contentment that we all fear and abhor so much.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    The explicable requires the inexplicable. Experience requires the nonexperienceable. The obvious requires the mystical. This is a powerful group of paired concepts generated by the complementarity of conceptuality.
    Source: Synergetics: Explorations in the Geometry of Thinking (1975)
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear - fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable. What he wants above everything else is safety.
  • Douglas Adams
    Douglas Adams
    British science-fiction writer 1952-
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    There is a theory which states that if ever anybody discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.
  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion
    American Essayist 1934-
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    The impulse to write things down is a peculiarly compulsive one, inexplicable to those who do not share it.
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