Logic Is Transcendental

Logic is not a body of doctrine, but a mirror-image of the world.

Logic is transcendental.

— Ludwig Wittgenstein

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transcendental
tran·scen·den·tal
[tran-sen-den-tl]
adjective
1. transcendent, surpassing, or superior.
2. being beyond ordinary or common experience, thought, or belief; supernatural.
3. abstract or metaphysical.
4. idealistic, lofty, or extravagant.
5. Philosophy .
a. beyond the contingent and accidental in human experience, but not beyond all human knowledge. Compare transcendent ( def. 4b ) .
b. pertaining to certain theories, etc., explaining what is objective as the contribution of the mind.
c. Kantianism . of, pertaining to, based upon, or concerned with a priori elements in experience, which condition human knowledge. Compare transcendent ( def. 4b ) .

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