Quotes by profound
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B. R. Ambedkar
Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
For a successful revolution it is not enough that there is discontent. What is required is a profound and thorough conviction of the justice, necessity and importance of political and social rights.
American artist 1945-
There are so many moments and works that influence us in what we do. Movies, music, TV and, most importantly, the profound everydayness of our lives.
American lesbian feminist and socialist 1946-
A major problem for Black women, and all people of color, when we are challenged to oppose anti-Semitism, is our profound scepticism that white people can actually be oppressed.
English writer 1812-1870
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.
American economist 1953-
As an educator myself, I understand the profound effect that good teachers and a quality education have on the lives of our young people.
Belgian Situationist Philosopher 1934-
As poverty has been reduced in terms of mere survival, it has become more profound in terms of our way of life.
American film and television actor 1959-
Aside from what it teaches you, there is simply the indescribable degree of peace that can be achieved on a sailing vessel at sea. I guess a combination of hard work and the seemingly infinite expanse of the sea - the profound solitude - that does it for me.
Simone de Beauvoir
French authoress and philosopher 1908-1986
Buying is a profound pleasure.
French philosopher 1715-1747
Clarity is the counterbalance of profound thoughts.
American investigative journalist 1943-
Clinton feels a profound alienation from the Washington culture here, and I happen to agree with him.
Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
Culture is on the horns of this dilemma: if profound and noble it must remain rare, if common it must become mean.Source: The life of reason (1906)
St. Augustine of Hippo
Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hidden even to him in whom it is?
British Labour Party politician 1952-
Failure in Afghanistan would have profound consequences for our national security. It would undermine the NATO alliance structure that has been the bedrock of Britain's defence for the last 60 years... I will not allow this to happen on my watch.
Brazilian-born businessman 1954-
Good is somebody who delivered and allowed the company to overcome obstacles, without leaving a profound impact on its culture. Great is somebody who leads his company to achievements and performance and value that nobody was expecting it had.
American journalist, author and dramatist 1890-1960
He has a profound respect for old age. Especially when it's bottled.