25 Craziest Paradoxes That Will Blow Your Mind

While some of these paradoxes are “official” in the sense that they have been debated for thousands of years, others are just simple (sometimes lighthearted) observations about the world around us. But regardless of their official status in the world of philosophy and logic, these are the 25 Craziest Paradoxes That Will Blow Your Mind!

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25

Sorites paradox

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If you remove grains of sand from a heap one at a time, when is the heap no longer a heap?

24

Grandfather paradox

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You go back in time and marry your grandmother, thus becoming your own grandfather.


23

Crocodile paradox

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A crocodile steals a child from its parents and promises to return it if they can correctly guess what it will do. What should the crocodile do if the parents guess that the child won’t be returned?

22

Omnipotence paradox

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Can God make a rock so big that he can’t lift it?


21

The liar paradox

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“This statement is a lie.” So is the statement true?



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