How to use Rationally in a sentence
She won't be thinking rationally at all.
And he who would understand what he remembers to have been said, whether in a dream or when he was awake, by the prophetic and enthusiastic nature, or what he has seen, must first recover his wits; and then he will be able to explain rationally what all 1 This misunderstanding of Acts ii.
The reference seems to be not so much to the variety and complexity of phenomena as to the impossibility of construing them rationally or in such a way that man may foresee and provide for his future.
Vegetable physiology he pursued with special reference to agriculture, which he held to be the foundation of all trade and industry, but which could not be rationally practised without the guidance of chemical principles.
Such systems are opposed to all doctrines which rest solely or ultimately upon external authority; the individual must investigate everything for himself and abandon any position the validity of which cannot be rationally demonstrated.Advertisement
If the poor remove rich people's incentives to produce economic gain, the rich, who behave somewhat rationally, will stop producing.
Scepticism, to be complete, must hold that even within experience we do not rationally conclude but are irrationally induced to believe.
But, although these eminent warriors were subsequently elected as vacancies occurred, their admission was postponed to that of several very young and in actual warfare comparatively unknown knights, whose claims to the honour may be most rationally explained on the assumption that they had excelled in the particular feats of arms which preceded the institution of the order.
I know you're hurt but act rationally.
Every covariant is rationally expressible by means of the forms f, u 2, u3,...Advertisement
A pupil of The Scotus, he carried his master's criticism farther, and Twofold denied that any theological doctrines were rationally Truth.
He obviously wasn't thinking rationally.
Connor's level-headedness helped Jackson to think more rationally.
Plato, we saw, held that there is one supreme science or wisdom, of which the ultimate object is absolute good; in the knowledge of this, the knowledge of all particular goods - that is, of all that we rationally desire to know - is implicitly contained; and also all practical virtue, as no one who truly knows what is good can fail to realize it.
Except that Uncle Sam and his devoted acolyte Tony Blair are behaving somewhat less rationally than the Kaiser.Advertisement
He then asks what is required to be a rationally purposive agent in the first place?
For it is difficult to explain rationally why we love the people we love or why we marry the spouses we marry.
Rationally talk things through and try to come to a compromise or agreement before you walk out of the office.
State your points calmly and rationally, and really try to listen to his/hers.
At the time I didn't think it rationally possible that I'd ever like him.Advertisement
A "let's go to lunch and try to talk rationally as two mature people and chat" lunch.
Assailants do not act rationally; you may not know their full intent or be completely aware of their true mental state.
You can also ask an open-ended question that requires the candidate to describe how they responded to an issue on the job to get an idea of the person's resourcefulness and ability to deal with situations calmly and rationally.
Dean tried to remember all the methods he'd been taught to stem panic and act rationally.
After he finally got around to apologizing, the two men opened more beer and began to discuss matters more rationally.Advertisement
Often assumptions are made which lead to equations in x which cannot be solved "rationally," i.e.
Solving the equation by the Ordinary Theory Of Linear Partial Differential Equations, We Obtain P Q 1 Independent Solutions, Of Which P Appertain To S2Au = 0, Q To 12 B U =0; The Remaining One Is Ab =Aobl A 1 Bo, The Leading Coefficient Of The Jacobian Of The Two Forms. This Constitutes An Algebraically Complete System, And, In Terms Of Its Members, All Seminvariants Can Be Rationally Expressed.
But Aquinas, though he holds the fact of creation to be rationally demonstrable, regards the beginning of the world in time as only an article of faith, the philosophical arguments for and against being inconclusive.
He holds that we are rationally justified in affirming human immortality and the existence of a finite God who is to be a constitutional ruler, but not a despot, over the souls of men.
The general theorem is that two curves corresponding rationally to each other have the same deficiency.
It will be seen that neither Reid nor Stewart offers more than a very meagre and tentative contribution to that ethical science by which, as they maintain, the received rules of morality may be rationally deduced from self-evident first principles.
The limits of scientific cognition become intelligible, only when the sphere of understanding is subjected to critical reflexion and compared with the possible sphere of reason, that is, the sphere of rationally complete cognition.
This economy cannot be rationally defended or even apologized for.