Quotes: immensely

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  • Ida R. Wylie
    Ida R. Wylie
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    Another of our highly prized virtues is fidelity. We are immensely pleased with ourselves when we are faithful.
  • Eating is not merely a material pleasure. Eating well gives a spectacular joy to life and contributes immensely to goodwill and happy companionship. It is of great importance to the morale.
  • Margaret Thatcher
    Margaret Thatcher
    British prime minister (1979-1990) 1925-
    Margaret Thatcher
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    I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    I confess I enjoy democracy immensely. It is incomparably idiotic, and hence incomparably amusing.
  • I struggle immensely with celebrities of all kinds. I get clammy hands and turn a little purple.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    I think that fiction. history and biography are immensely important, because they provide a picture of life now and of life in the past.
  • Barbara Mertz
    Barbara Mertz
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    I've been reading ghost stories ever since I could read. I'm immensely curious about ghosts and UFOs and all that stuff, but I'm a very hard-headed person.
  • Sir Peter Medawar
    Sir Peter Medawar
    British biologist and immunologist
    Sir Peter Medawar
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    If politics is the art of the possible, research is surely the art of the soluble. Both are immensely practical-minded affairs.
  • Like most intellectuals, he is immensely stupid.
  • Ba Jin
    Ba Jin
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    Looking at this immensely swollen face in front of him the doctor gently consoled the patient, Comrade, don't worry and you will recover. As a matter of fact, he was thinking quite the opposite, You will die. I can be of no more help.
    Source: A Battle For Life
  • Novalis
    Novalis
    German poet, writer 1772-1801
    Novalis
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    My opinion, my conviction, gains immensely in strength and sureness the minute a second mind as adopted it.
  • Carl Bernstein
    Carl Bernstein
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    The failures of the press have contributed immensely to the emergence of a talk-show nation, in which public discourse is reduced to ranting and raving and posturing. We now have a mainstream press whose news agenda is increasingly influenced by this netherworld.
    Source: An A-Z of cultural terms, The Guardian (1992)
  • Richard Dawkins
    Richard Dawkins
    English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941-
    Richard Dawkins
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    The idea of an afterlife where you can be reunited with loved ones can be immensely consoling - though not to me.

  • Erich Fromm
    Erich Fromm
    German - American philosopher and psychologist 1900-1980
    Erich Fromm
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    The kind of relatedness to the world may be noble or trivial, but even being related to the basest kind of pattern is immensely preferable to being alone.
  • Bob Woodward
    Bob Woodward
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    Watergate is an immensely complicated scandal with a cast of characters as varied as a Tolstoy novel.
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