Top 33 Penetrating Quotes

In this post, you will find great Penetrating Quotes from famous people, such as K. A. Applegate, Ivan Pavlov, Steve Stoute, Max von Laue, P. G. Wodehouse. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.

That penetrating gaze, that intelligence; it's hard not

That penetrating gaze, that intelligence; it’s hard not to be anthropomorphic when you‘re looking at a great ape – at any primate – but especially with gorillas. They’re just so magnificent.
The physiologist who succeeds in penetrating deeper and deeper into the digestive canal becomes convinced that it consists of a number of chemical laboratories equipped with various mechanical devices.
I always felt like the Academy was very late in acknowledging things. I’ve seen them do it with hip hop when it should have been acknowledged. It was already penetrating mass levels of culture and radio, and yet they wouldn’t give it a proper category.
For in 1900 all electromagnetic radiation of longer wavelengths was already known at least to the extent that one could not seek in it the more striking characteristics of X-rays such as, for example, the strong penetrating power.
Max von Laue
She had a penetrating sort of laugh. Rather like a train going into a tunnel.
P. G. Wodehouse
There is international criminal organizations penetrating our southern based borders, and we need to do something about it. Secure the border, enforce the law, no amnesty, and go forward with the legal immigration system that gives priority to American working families and wages.
It’s not really an easier racket than acting is. For some reason, I guess it had – the rejection of an illustrator‘s life is less penetrating than the rejection of an actor‘s life. So I was able to manage that. But all the while, I still nursed that old dream of being an actor.
The old 7 Series, the E38, was an elegant car, an evolution of the classic BMW look. But it wasn’t penetrating the luxury market as we desired. It just didn’t have the presence to be noticed.
Chris Bangle
The novel is a penetrating study of morals and ethics.
Bille August
The key word is ‘control.’ I have to get to the point where I can do it like Magic does. That means penetrating, scoring more, taking over on offense once in a while, increasing my range on the outside shot to open things up for the drive.
The most all penetrating spirit before which will open the possibility of tilting not tables, but planets, is the spirit of free human inquiry. Believe only in that.
Dmitri Mendeleev
I was always good at penetrating in Europe, but in Europe, you don’t have so many shot-blockers as there are in the NBA, so it was easier.
But in the life of every man there are influences of a far more real and penetrating character than those which come through the medium of schools or teachers.
Frederic William Farrar
Perhaps it’s the people whose lives have taken sudden new twists – people who have learned to embrace the creative possibilities of change – who stand the best chance of penetrating life’s mysteries.
Penetrating a company‘s security often starts with the bad guy obtaining some piece of information that seems so innocent, so everyday and unimportant, that most people in the organization don’t see any reason why the item should be protected and restricted.
Art is a way of penetrating and going deep into our unconscious and creating amazing worlds – as the Greeks did, if you like, as did Ovid with his stories and his fantasies.
If knowledge and foresight are too penetrating and deep, unify them with ease and sincerity.
There are no subtleties in a war zone. I think that’s why comedy does so well there. It goes right for the gut. So those punch lines start penetrating the bullet-proof vests.
A lot of people hear me attacking their certainty. I don’t have any interest in doing that. I’m interested in penetrating the meaning of certainty.
They consider me to have sharp and penetrating vision because I see them through the mesh of a sieve.
It is only the cynicism that is born of success that is penetrating and valid.
The application of a strong magnetic field enables the measurement of the energy of the most penetrating particles to be carried out, and the method may be capable of still further extension and improvement.
Victor Francis Hess
The fact that this radiation is so penetrating – nothing stops it – makes it so you can look for things that you have never seen before, and you can look at things you know in a way that’s new. That is really the big step forward.
A story is a kind of biopsy of human life. A story is both local, specific, small, and deep, in a kind of penetrating, layered, and revealing way.
I told Mother of my decision to study medicine. She encouraged me to speak to Father… I began in a roundabout way… He listened, looking at me with that serious and penetrating gaze of his that caused me such trepidation, and asked whether I knew what I wanted to do.
Rita Levi-Montalcini
We worked to develop our own operations to advance U.S. counterterrorism objectives by penetrating terrorist safe havens and collecting intelligence that would inform policy and enable our own operations.
Cofer Black
There are few retreats, that can escape the penetrating eye of avarice.
Thomas Clarkson
Spring was moving in the air above and in the earth below and around him, penetrating even his dark and lowly little house with its spirit of divine discontent and longing.
Kenneth Grahame
Love is an attempt at penetrating another being, but it can only succeed if the surrender is mutual.
Is it not by love alone that we succeed in penetrating to the very essence of being?
In the present epoch of struggle between two worlds the two opposing and antagonistic trends penetrating the foundations of nearly all branches of biology are particularly sharply defined.
Trofim Lysenko
It is remarkable by how much a pinch of malice enhances

It is remarkable by how much a pinch of malice enhances the penetrating power of an idea or an opinion. Our ears, it seems, are wonderfully attuned to sneers and evil reports about our fellow men.
The Mediterranean Sea with its various branches, penetrating far into the great Continent, forms the largest gulf of the ocean, and, alternately narrowed by islands or projections of the land and expanding to considerable breadth, at once separates and connects the three divisions of the Old World.