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English politician, writer and poet 1672-17190
Arguments out of a pretty mouth are unanswerable.
By giving professors jobs for life, universities create a feeling of unanswerable power among too many. Tenured professors who are uninterested in serving the student body are less likely to respond favorably to criticism, and are more likely to feel the freedom to intimidate or harass those with opposing viewpoints.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-19630
Can a mortal ask questions which God finds unanswerable? Quite easily, I should think. All nonsense questions are unanswerable.
Christianity claims that the supernatural is as reasonable as the natural, that man himself is supernatural as truly as he is natural, and that the Bible is so clearly the word of God by proofs that are unanswerable, that it is unreasonable to disbelieve its divine truths.Source: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895)
English writer 1778-18300
Of all eloquence a nickname is the most concise; of all arguments the most unanswerable.Source: Sketches and Essays, On Nicknames
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-18240
Oh! too convincing - dangerously dear - In woman's eye the unanswerable tear!
American Poet 1878-19670
Under the summer roses
When the flagrant crimson
Lurks in the dusk
Of the wild red leaves,
Love, with little hands,
Comes and touches you
With a thousand memories,
And asks you
Beautiful, unanswerable questions.Source: Under the Harvest Moon (1916)
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-19960
Where did God come from? If we decide this is an unanswerable question why not save a step and conclude that the origin of the universe is an unanswerable question.