Logical fallacies are errors in our thinking that can often lead to wrong or misguided beliefs.
Of course, none of us are perfect. We don’t have perfect knowledge and we don’t have perfect reasoning. However that shouldn’t stop us from trying to be a little smarter in how we think about the world.
This article provides a quick summary of the 20 most common logical fallacies people fall victim to everyday. You’ll probably find that a lot of these logical fallacies apply to your own thinking, as well as the arguments you have heard others make too.
Try your best to become more aware of these fallacies and hopefully you can work on becoming a smarter thinker in the future.