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profound
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The Fountainhead
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  • He's a profoundly religious man—in his own way.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Sexual love, Peter, is a profoundly selfish emotion.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This building is a monument to a profound hatred of humanity.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • You're a profoundly religious man, Mr. Roark—in your own way.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Your chance to get acquainted with a charming man and a profound thinker.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But Ellsworth Toohey said that this temple was a monument to a profound hatred of humanity.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He felt uplifted by the knowledge of his own capacity to respond to the abstract, the profound, the ideal.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It had made the routine of his Sunday morning breakfast a profound spiritual experience; he was certain that it was profound, because he didn't understand it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It had made the routine of his Sunday morning breakfast a profound spiritual experience; he was certain that it was profound, because he didn't understand it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "I've always wanted to meet you because you're such a profound thinker and a man of such cultural distinc—" "Now," said Toohey, his voice kindly but a little impatient; his interest had dropped on that last sentence.  (not reviewed by editor)

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