I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake.
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.
Our eyes are holden that we cannot see things that stare us in the face, until the hour arrives when the mind is ripened; then we behold them, and the time when we saw them not is like a dream.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Yet the stupid believe they are awake, busily and brightly assuming they understand things, calling this man ruler, that one herdsman? How dense! Confucius and you are both dreaming! And when I say you are dreaming, I am dreaming, too.
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.
Fear has many eyes and can see things underground.
The hardest thing to see is what is in front of your eyes.
Sometimes you can't see yourself clearly until you see yourself through the eyes of others.
If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.
One eye sees, the other feels.
Crowds are the most difficult thing for me these days because I have to walk with my head down and my eyes averted. There's still that part of me that wants to hold my head up, make eye contact and smile.
The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star.
Being a father helps me be more responsible... you see more things than you've ever seen.
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?
He Who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it posses.
And you must dare to do as many things as you dream of.
People often say that 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder,' and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves.
We were alone. Where, I could not say, hardly imagine. All was black, and such a dense black that, after some minutes, my eyes had not been able to discern even the faintest glimmer.
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.
I see what happens when one gets very attached to material things. That's just not what my life is.
What the eyes perceive in herbs or stones or trees is not yet a remedy; the eyes see only the dross.
He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no mortal can keep a secret. If his lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
I don't really see science fiction as fiction. I can imagine colonies on Mars and everything.
People do see me as sweet and innocent. Not to say that I am not those things. But I have other sides to me.