Quotations on Eyes
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Keep your ears open, your eyes open, grab everything you can, react, and learn!
- Victoria Abril
(Keywords: Eyes, Open)
Republican patience with how unionism deals with the political institutions, and with key issues like equality and human rights, will be tested because, obviously, there will be a battle a day on these matters. So lets face up to all of this with our eyes wide open.
- Gerry Adams
(Keywords: Equality, Battle, Day, Deals, Eyes, Rights, Human rights, Key, Open, Patience, Republican, Will)
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.
- Amos Bronson Alcott
(Keywords: Eyes, Influence, Self, Spirit, Will)
We can continue to try and clean up the gutters all over the world and spend all of our resources looking at just the dirty spots and trying to make them clean. Or we can lift our eyes up and look into the skies and move forward in an evolutionary way.
- Buzz Aldrin
(Keywords: Eyes, Trying, World)
When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband.
- Shana Alexander
(Keywords: Husband, People, Eyes, Law)
Heaven wheels above you, displaying to you her eternal glories, and still your eyes are on the ground.
- Dante Alighieri
(Keywords: Eyes, Heaven)
All I need is my brains, my eyes and my personality, for better or for worse.
- William Albert Allard
(Keywords: Eyes, Personality)
I have photographs taken of me at the time I was addicted, and thought I looked good. I see them today and realize my eyes were dead.
- Kirstie Alley
(Keywords: Time, Thought, Eyes, Today)
When a baby is in the room with two women, and one is considered more beautiful than the other, the infant's eyes will go to the more beautiful one.
- Susan Anton
(Keywords: Women, Baby, Eyes, Will)
Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what Zeus will send you.
(Keywords: Eyes, Open, Will)
For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.
(Keywords: Nature, Soul, Day, Eyes, Reason)
Right-wing media and politicians are looking for any opportunity to be critical of the reporters who are here. Some reporters make judgments, but that is not my style. I present both sides and report what I see with my own eyes.
- Peter Arnett
(Keywords: Opportunity, Eyes, Media, Politicians, Present, Right, Style)
Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder.
- Eberhard Arnold
(Keywords: Children, Eyes, Wonder)
The designs were based on quite a lot of research of what a movie musical is, filtered through the eyes of today. If we'd gone strictly with the '20s, the movement would have been impaired.
- Colleen Atwood
(Keywords: Eyes, Research, Today)
What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like.
- Saint Augustine
(Keywords: Love, Men, Eyes, Feet, Help, Misery, Poor, Want)
Don't believe what your eyes are telling you. All they show is limitation. Look with your understanding, find out what you already know, and you'll see the way to fly.
- Richard Bach
(Keywords: Eyes, Understanding)
So I let them be responsible for there particular areas. Then by the time it gets to me that means that there is a problem. I have my eyes open and I need to know something about every department but you don't want to micro manage any particular department.
- Dusty Baker
(Keywords: Time, Eyes, Open, Want)
In the matter of justice, all should be equal in your eyes.
- Abu Bakr
(Keywords: Eyes, Justice)
There are few things more dreadful than dealing with a man who knows he is going under, in his own eyes, and in the eyes of others. Nothing can help that man. What is left of that man flees from what is left of human attention.
- James A. Baldwin
(Keywords: Attention, Eyes, Help, Man, Nothing)
There are two ways to go about it. You can take a compass and draw a perfect circle and make two perfect eyes as neat as can be. Or you can do it freehand and have some fun with it. Like I did. Give it character.
- Harvey Ball
(Keywords: Character, Eyes, Fun)
I hate failure and that divorce was a Number One failure in my eyes. It was the worst period of my life. Neither Desi nor I have been the same since, physically or mentally.
- Lucille Ball
(Keywords: Life, Failure, Divorce, Eyes, Hate)
I often close my eyes because I can't tolerate violence.
- Christine Baranski
(Keywords: Eyes, Violence)
His eyes so dim, so wasted each limb, that, heedless of grammar, they all cried, that's him!
- Richard Harris Barham
(Keywords: Eyes, Grammar)
I go to work the minute I open my eyes.
- Lynda Barry
(Keywords: Work, Eyes, Open)
But the weakness comes from these Westernised co-opted Muslim leaders who just want to look good in the eyes of the West and Western media.
- Abu Bakar Bashir
(Keywords: Muslim, Eyes, Leaders, Media, Want, Weakness)
One of them is already having some menopausal symptoms. I'm working on that. I'm giving them all little lines under the eyes, trying to sort of make them age gracefully.
- Alison Bechdel
(Keywords: Age, Eyes, Giving, Trying)
Basic human contact - the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words - is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can.
- Martha Beck
(Keywords: Eyes, Feeling, Meeting, Words, World)
Accordingly, globalization is not only something that will concern and threaten us in the future, but something that is taking place in the present and to which we must first open our eyes.
- Ulrich Beck
(Keywords: Concern, Eyes, First, Future, Globalization, Open, Present, Will)
The eyes of some of the fans at Davis Cup matches scare me. There's no light in them. Fixed emotions. Blind worship. Horror. It makes me think of what happened to us long ago.
- Boris Becker
(Keywords: Blind, Emotions, Eyes, Fans, Horror, Light, Worship)
I need no dictionary of quotations to remind me that the eyes are the windows of the soul.
- Max Beerbohm
(Keywords: Soul, Eyes, Quotations, Windows)
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
- Ludwig van Beethoven
(Keywords: Music, Heart, Eyes, Fire, Man, Tears, Woman)
Love and pain become one in the same in the eyes of a wounded child.
- Pat Benatar
(Keywords: Love, Eyes, Pain)
No man ever looks at the world with pristine eyes. He sees it edited by a definite set of customs and institutions and ways of thinking.
- Ruth Benedict
(Keywords: Eyes, Man, Thinking, World)
Leaders keep their eyes on the horizon, not just on the bottom line.
- Warren G. Bennis
(Keywords: Eyes, Leaders)
When you are listening to music it is better to cover your eyes than your ears.
- Jose Bergaman
(Keywords: Music, Eyes, Listening)
Imitation is flattery, and The Hills Have Eyes is a classic.
- Michael Berryman
(Keywords: Eyes, Flattery, Imitation)
The decision is not whether or not we will ration care. The decision will be whether we ration care with our eyes open.
- Donald Berwick
(Keywords: Decision, Care, Eyes, Open, Will)
I'd rather live on my own than live with a face that looks at me with the wrong eyes.
- Jane Birkin
(Keywords: Eyes, Wrong)
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.
- Otto von Bismarck
(Keywords: War, Dying, Eyes, Will)
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
- William Blake
(Keywords: Imagination, Nature, Eyes, Joy, Man, Ridicule, Tears)
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportions than a vine filled with grapes.
- William Blake
(Keywords: Money, Eyes, Miser, Sun)
I like outgoing girls with a lovely smile and beautiful eyes.
- Corbin Bleu
(Keywords: Eyes, Girls, Smile)
But these realities will make themselves felt soon enough and while I am certainly not asking you to close your eyes to the experiences of earlier generations, I want to advise you not to conform too soon and to resist the pressure of practical necessity.
- Felix Bloch
(Keywords: Eyes, Generations, Necessity, Pressure, Want, Will)
It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity.
- W. E. B. Du Bois
(Keywords: Soul, Contempt, Eyes, Pity, Self, Sense, World)
So to that extent that was a very sharp reminder a few months out from the election that we weren't performing in the eyes of the public to the level that they wanted if they were going to re-elect us. So we went out and were much more upfront on issues.
- Jim Bolger
(Keywords: Eyes, Months, Public)
When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one rank in my eyes.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
(Keywords: Battle, Eyes, Fire, Rank, Soldiers)
Tears are nature's lotion for the eyes. The eyes see better for being washed by them.
- Christian Nestell Bovee
(Keywords: Nature, Being, Eyes, Tears)
Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you'd drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.
- Ray Bradbury
(Keywords: Dream, Eyes, Wonder, World)
When you see a fish you don't think of its scales, do you? You think of its speed, its floating, flashing body seen through the water... If I made fins and eyes and scales, I would arrest its movement, give a pattern or shape of reality. I want just the flash of its spirit.
- Constantin Brancusi
(Keywords: Body, Eyes, Fish, Reality, Spirit, Want, Water)
There is only one thing I want. I would like to be seriously ill, and to hear nothing more about him for at least a week. Why doesn't something happen to me? Why do I have to go through all this? If only I had never set eyes on him!
- Eva Braun
(Keywords: Eyes, Nothing, Want)