Quotes: impenetrable

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  • Iris Murdoch
    Iris Murdoch
    Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
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    Bereavement is a darkness impenetrable to the imagination of the unbereaved.
  • Georges Bataille
    Georges Bataille
    French Novelist, Critic 1897-1962
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    Crime is a fact of the human species, a fact of that species alone, but it is above all the secret aspect, impenetrable and hidden. Crime hides, and by far the most terrifying things are those which elude us.
  • Andrew Wiles
    Andrew Wiles
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    However impenetrable it seems, if you don't try it, then you can never do it.
  • Lionel Trilling
    Lionel Trilling
    American Critic 1905-1975
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    In the American metaphysic, reality is always material reality, hard, resistant, unformed, impenetrable, and unpleasant.
  • Knowing that his past actions may try to overwhelm him, the devotee must be prepared to combat them. God will give him the strength: His Name will be an impenetrable armor. It will save him from all the consequences.
  • Bill Watterson
    Bill Watterson
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    The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog!
  • Billy Collins
    Billy Collins
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    There are interesting forms of difficulty, and there are unprofitable forms of difficulty. I mean, I enjoy some difficult poetry, but some of it is impenetrable and I actually wouldn't want to penetrate it if I could, perhaps.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    To know what is impenetrable to us really exists, manifesting itself as the highest wisdom and the most radiant beauty... this knowledge, this feeling is at the center of true religiousness.
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