Who can blind lover's eyes?
The plain man is familiar with blindness and deafness, and knows from his everyday experience that the look of things is influenced by his senses; but it never occurs to him to regard the whole world as the creation of his senses.
I talked to ex-wives of musicians of the '70s for research. They're the funniest people in the world, yet there is this sad, beautiful thing in their eyes that says they've seen more than they could ever possibly tell you.
The eye of a human being is a microscope, which makes the world seem bigger than it really is.
Blinding ignorance does mislead us. O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes!
Violence and racism are bad. Whenever they occur they are to be condemned and we should not turn a blind eye to them.
Where there is an observatory and a telescope, we expect that any eyes will see new worlds at once.
Strange to say, the luminous world is the invisible world; the luminous world is that which we do not see. Our eyes of flesh see only night.
Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see the world with new eyes.
We always have a tendency to see those things that do not exist and to be blind to the great lessons that are right there before our eyes.
Most people go on living their everyday life: half frightened, half indifferent, they behold the ghostly tragi-comedy that is being performed on the international stage before the eyes and ears of the world.
I've always thought that a lot of the problems in the world would be solved if a spaceship did arrive, then anyone with one head and two arms and two legs would be your brother! It wouldn't matter where they were from or what they believed or anything. It might be good for us.
The World Trade Center is a living symbol of man's dedication to world peace... a representation of man's belief in humanity, his need for individual dignity, his beliefs in the cooperation of men, and, through cooperation, his ability to find greatness.
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.
I've seen a look in dogs' eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are nuts.
When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself. Every bad institution of this world ends by suicide.
Watching television is like taking black spray paint to your third eye.
Television provides the opportunity for an ongoing story - the opportunity to meld the cast and the characters and a world, and to spend more time there.
Movies are something people see all over the world because there is a certain need for it.
The world is divided into two classes, those who believe the incredible, and those who do the improbable.
When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one rank in my eyes.
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
There's no reality except the one contained within us. That's why so many people live an unreal life. They take images outside them for reality and never allow the world within them to assert itself.
There are accents in the eye which are not on the tongue, and more tales come from pale lips than can enter an ear. It is both the grandeur and the pain of the remoter moods that they avoid the pathway of sound.
The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts.