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Profess

Total Quotes : 38
Everyone Like

Feminism is sort of like God. Many people profess to believe in it, but no one seems to be able to define it to everyone's satisfaction.

- Aaron Allston

I Can Tune

I don't profess to be Luciano Pavarotti, but I can hold a tune.

- Anton du Beke

I See Straight Man

Above these universal themes 'Truth Will Set U Free' is also a song composed for those who were born gay. I am a straight man so I do not profess to understand or know what a LGBT person experiences but I do recognize injustice when I see it.

- Corey Hart

Practice Crisis

While the climate crisis gathers front-page attention on a regular basis, people - even those who profess great environmental consciousness - continue to eat fish as if it were a sustainable practice.

- Daniel Pauly

Faith I Think

There's a duality of a guy calling on God: 'Where are you when I need you?' and then, at the same time, 'God helps those who help themselves.' I think that contradiction does exist in all of us, those of faith and those who profess to have no faith.

- Joe Carnahan

Africa European

I profess accurately to describe native Africa - Africa in those places where it has not received the slightest impulse, whether for good or evil, from European civilisation.

- John Hanning Speke

Bible Willing

There are any number of people who profess to be good Christian people who are willing to believe all kinds of things on suspicion. Now that is not the way the Bible directs for Christian people to do.

- John Harvey Kellogg

Believe Folly

All men profess honesty as long as they can. To believe all men honest would be folly. To believe none so is something worse.

- John Quincy Adams

Problem Better

Our problem is not to find better values but to be faithful to those we profess.

- John W. Gardner

Citizen Informed

I don't profess to be an expert on anything, or have the memory for who ran in 1952. I am an informed American citizen, that's my position.

- Joy Behar

Offer Neither

I have no agenda except to be funny. Neither I or the writers profess to offer any worldly wisdom.

- Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Best Civilization

I ever will profess myself the greatest friend to those whose actions best correspond with their doctrine; which, I am sorry to say, is too seldom the case amongst those nations who pretend most to civilization.

- J. G. Stedman

Identify Read

Politicians read the polls that show 85 or 90 percent of the voters profess a belief in God, so they identify themselves with religion, often only to the degree necessary to reach the constituency they are targeting.

- Jack Germond

Loyalty Thought

I have a thought for Nicolas Sarkozy, you know my loyalty on his account, but I profess it too for Jacques Chirac.

- Jean-Francois Cope

Normal Pupils

It is normal for politicians in all countries to profess themselves the pupils of history, anxious to draw the right lessons from her teaching.

- Douglas Hurd

Which Wary

We should be wary of politicians who profess to follow history while only noticing those signposts of history that point in the direction which they themselves already favour.

- Douglas Hurd

Leader I Am

I am not a civil rights leader, and I don't profess to be one.

- Edward Brooke

Right Path Castro

I don't profess to have any religion, but if I did, my God would be Fidel Castro. He is like a ship that knew to take his crew on the right path.

- Elian Gonzalez

Through About

Having gone through so many of the personal things I've gone through, its about creating an (online) space for girls to be heard. I don't profess to have all the answers. But Ask Elizabeth is a space where girls are not alone.

- Elizabeth Berkley

Faith Prevailing

Those who profess the faith of Life regard the ideals of mankind as an expression of man's higher needs. Ideals which were once incentives to development thus become a drag upon it whenever life's needs demand new forms that are not recognised by the prevailing idealism.

- Ellen Key

Republicans

Republicans profess to be against deficits, but they are experts at creating and exacerbating deficits.

- Keith Ellison

Die Extent

Reasonable ideas which find their sanction in the conscience of the righteous do not die; they are consequently realities and active forces, but they are so only to the extent that those who profess them know how to turn them to account.

- Ernesto Teodoro Moneta

Study Very

I will give a proof to demonstrate with facts that there are no rules in painting and that oppression or servile obligation of making all study or follow the same path is a great impediment for the young who profess this very difficult art.

- Francisco Goya

Want Plowing

Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.

- Frederick Douglass

Been Established

Our Constitution does not profess to have been established simply by the majority, but by 'the people' - the minority as much as the majority.

- Lysander Spooner

Father Been

As we were baptized, so we profess our belief. As we profess our belief, so also we offer praise. As then baptism has been given us by the Savior, in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost, so, in accordance with our baptism, we make the confession of the creed, and our doxology in accordance with our creed.

- Saint Basil

Love Deep

Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.

- Thomas de Quincey

I Am Anyone

I am surprised that anyone can profess to be an atheist.

- Ray Comfort

Technical Our

We just have fun with our NFL Draft coverage because we understand that it's a long process, and there can be technical glitches that we don't profess to ignore. During our late coverage of the Draft, we sometimes get slap-happy and distort the heads of our analysts.

- Rich Eisen

Small Some

Men and women who sell their birthright for a mess of pottage will tell you that their demise began with something small, with some seemingly insignificant breach of integrity that escalated. The little things do matter. It is not possible to profess righteousness while flirting with sin.

- Sheri L. Dew

Art Primitive

That is why we profess a spiritual kinship with primitive and archaic art.

- Mark Rothko

Think Mean

We must Think what we Say, and Mean what we Profess.

- Mary Astell

Politics Prey

They politics like ours profess, the greater prey upon the less.

- Matthew Green

Give Fiancee

If a man loves you... he's willing to profess it. He'll give you a title after a while. You're going to be his lady, his woman, his fiancee, his wife, his baby's mama, something.

- Steve Harvey

Quick Some

Personally, I always find it especially piquant when cultural conservatives, usually quick to profess their devotion to the Free Market, rail against the success in said market of some product of which they disapprove.

- Patrick Nielsen Hayden

Role Other

When people talk, they lay lines on each other, do a lot of role playing, sidestep, shilly-shally and engage in all manner of vagueness and innuendo. We do this and expect others to do it, yet at the same time we profess to long for the plain truth, for people to say what they mean, simple as that. Such hypocrisy is a human universal.

- Steven Pinker

Subject Disturbed

I am disturbed when I see the majority of so-called Christians having such little understanding of the real nature of the faith they profess. Faith is a subject of such importance that we should not ignore it because of the distractions or the hectic pace of our lives.

- William Wilberforce

Liberalism Least

People profess to have certain political positions, but their conservatism or liberalism is really the least interesting thing about them.

- Zadie Smith