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Sometimes a concept is baffling not because it is profound but because it is wrong.
E. O. Wilson
The world has entered an era of the most profound and challenging change in human history.
To a profound pessimist about life, being in danger is not depressing.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
What a profound significance small things assume when the woman we love conceals them from us.
Buying is a profound pleasure.
Simone de Beauvoir
If we can take young people who excel at the highest levels, put them on the same kind of pedestal as the all-state basketball player and the all-state football player, and begin to get the same kind of recognition, it will have a profound effect, and we are finding that it does.
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound is couched underneath.
There is something permanent, and something extremely profound, in owning a home.
Our chief justices have probably had more profound and lasting influence on their times and on the direction of the nation than most presidents.
Richard M. Nixon
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract terms are the shadows they create to hide a vacuum.
One of the great mind destroyers of college education is the belief that if it's very complex, it's very profound.
When does life start? When does it end? Who makes these decisions?... Every day, in hospitals and homes and hospices... people are struggling with those profound issues.
Clarity is the counterbalance of profound thoughts.
Luc de Clapiers
I'm such a profound believer that timing is everything; I would tattoo that on my arm.
The most profound statements are often said in silence.
There are moments of existence when time and space are more profound, and the awareness of existence is immensely heightened.
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
No man was ever yet a great poet, without being at the same time a profound philosopher.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Sun-worship and pure forms of nature-worship were, in their day, noble religions, highly allegorical but full of profound truth and knowledge.
The realization that I may have only a few good years remaining has hit me with real force, and I have done a lot of thinking as a result. I would like to have come up with something profound, but I haven't.
I want to poke holes in the erroneous beliefs about what fame provides. It won't raise your self-esteem, it won't create profound connection, it's not going to heal your childhood traumas, it's only going to amplify them. You're going to be subject to a lot of criticism and praise, both of which are violent in their own ways.
I fell in love with the elegance and precision of genetic analysis and experimentation to answer profound biological questions.
I don't believe that songwriting has to be profound, but I truly believe that it's a crime for you to go outta your way for it not to be.
If you make music for the human needs you have within yourself, then you do it for all humans who need the same things. You enrich humanity with the profound expression of these feelings.
Women seem not to understand, or underestimate, the profound power they have over their husbands.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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