Eye Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Eye

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The weight that hangs upon our eyelids - is of lead.
~By Mary Chesnut ~


Young man, if God had wanted you to see me that way, he would have put your eyes in your bellybutton.
~By Lillian Gish ~


For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
~By William Bennett ~


Many critics of the Palestinians, especially those in Congress, think the current calm is merely the eye of the storm. That's why the House of Representatives approved a foreign aid package last week that forbade the direct financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority .
~By Suzanne Fields ~


I have only one eye. Do you want me to look at the road or the at the speedometer.
~By Moshe Dayan ~


If I could be granted a wish, I'd shine in your eye like a jewel.
~By Bette Midler ~


Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health, because if we're scurrying to and from appointments and errands, we don't have a lot of time to take care of ourselves. We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own 'to do' list.
~By Michelle Obama ~


There's a good deal in common between the mind's eye and the TV screen, and though the TV set has all too often been the boobtube, it could be, it can be, the box of dreams.
~By Ursula K. Le Guin ~


I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
~By George Weah ~


I don't know Laura Bush. But she seems to be calm, and she has a sparkle in her eye, which is good. But I don't know that she's ever had a real job - I mean, since she's been grown up.
~By Teresa Heinz ~


The Nixon administration kept a nasty eye on our show... Cops would come by - often just in time to see the act they wanted to see.
~By Dick Cavett ~


Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


What she did was to open our eyes to details of country life such as teaching us names of wild flowers and getting us to draw and paint and learn poetry.
~By Laurie Lee ~


Fear has many eyes and can see things underground.
~By Miguel de Cervantes ~


The preparations are what they are. We're here. The storm is coming. We are as best prepared as we can be as the eye of the storm approaches.
~By Russel Honore ~


The network and local TV angle of broadcast television has received a black eye for not properly debating within the news issues that should be debated, instead of shuffling them of to television advertising.
~By Mark E. Hyman ~


As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers.
~By William Blake ~


To judge between good or bad, between successful and unsuccessful would take the eye of a God.
~By Anton Chekhov ~


It's also possible to have two third person singular points of view, as represented by two characters through whose eyes the story is told in alternating chapters, say.
~By Arthur Herzog ~


Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
~By Ludwig van Beethoven ~


I kept an interested eye on the transfer window in England, which opened and closed last month, and the lack of frantic activity just goes to show the current financial state of the game right now.
~By David Ginola ~


The decision is not whether or not we will ration care. The decision will be whether we ration care with our eyes open.
~By Donald Berwick ~


No art is any good unless you can feel how it's put together. By and large it's the eye, the hand and if it's any good, you feel the body. Most of the best stuff seems to be a complete gesture, the totality of the artist's body; you can really lean on it.
~By Frank Stella ~


I go out there and get my eyes gouged, my nose busted, my body slammed. I love the pain of the game.
~By Dennis Rodman ~


Maybe that's what life is... a wink of the eye and winking stars.
~By Jack Kerouac ~


Sometimes you have to look reality in the eye, and deny it.
~By Garrison Keillor ~


Neither the sun nor death can be looked at with a steady eye.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


And some poets are far better read off the page because they're very bad speakers. I'm thinking of one in particular whom I won't name, a good poet, and he reads in such a dry, boring way, your eyes start drooping.
~By Norman MacCaig ~


Of course I realize that photography is not the technical facility as much as it is the eye, and this decision that one makes for the moment at which you are going to snap, you know.
~By Ben Shahn ~


Too often a story is examined through biased eyes, without a sensitivity for everyone who forged it. It's seen from the point of view of the great white savior, and rarely is the perspective of the slave a part.
~By Jeffrey Wright ~


What doctor does not need platform heels and dark black eyeliner to treat their patients?
~By Sarah Chalke ~


The reader of these Memoirs will discover that I never had any fixed aim before my eyes, and that my system, if it can be called a system, has been to glide away unconcernedly on the stream of life, trusting to the wind wherever it led.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


Pray God in the bowels of his mercy to send you his Holy Spirit; for he hath given you his great gift of utterance, if it pleased him also to open the eyes of your heart.
~By Jane Grey ~


There's a lot to do when you're a kid - spiders to catch, girls to poke in the eye - stuff to be getting on with.
~By Alan Davies ~


The ear tends to be lazy, craves the familiar and is shocked by the unexpected; the eye, on the other hand, tends to be impatient, craves the novel and is bored by repetition.
~By W. H. Auden ~


There is a brief moment when all there is in a man's mind and soul and spirit is reflected through his eyes, his hands, his attitude. This is the moment to record.
~By Yousuf Karsh ~


In Hitchcock's eyes the movement was dramatic, not the acting. When he wanted the audience to be moved, he moved the camera. He was a subtle human being, and he was also the best director I have ever worked with.
~By Bruce Dern ~


For myself, I am very small indeed in my own eyes.
~By Shmuel Y. Agnon ~


I saw my parents as gods whose every wish must be obeyed or I would suffer the penalty of anguish and guilt.
~By Natalie Wood ~


To me, eyewear goes way beyond being a prescription. It's like makeup. It's the most incredible accessory. The shape of a frame or the color of lenses can change your whole appearance.
~By Vera Wang ~


If we can but tear the blindfold of self-deception from our eyes and loosen the gag of self-denial from our voices, we can restore our country to greatness.
~By Theodore C. Sorensen ~


No more turning a blind eye to Chinese spies in our nuclear labs. No more keeping silent about Chinese slave labor camps.
~By Steve Forbes ~


When two people marry they become in the eyes of the law one person, and that one person is the husband.
~By Shana Alexander ~


When I was a kid, I loved Popeye, but the old ones, the real old ones.
~By John Goodman ~


All men are rapists and that's all they are. They rape us with their eyes, their laws, and their codes.
~By Marilyn French ~


I just looked at him because I want to be looking in someone's eyes when I die.
~By William Hurt ~


Although I do not have a family, I have eyes, ears and imagination, and know, as most people know, that the importance of one's children is paramount.
~By Lara St. John ~


The idea of photographing an Arab man naked and having him simulate homosexual activity, and having an American GI woman in the photographs, is the end of society in their eyes.
~By Seymour Hersh ~


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.
~By Amos Bronson Alcott ~


I was desperate to go back to New York and when 9/11 happened, I feared moving to the bulls-eye and that was very hard because I have a lot of family there and I really had to question what I didn't like about this community.
~By Tea Leoni ~


In my mind's eye, I visualize how a particular... sight and feeling will appear on a print. If it excites me, there is a good chance it will make a good photograph. It is an intuitive sense, an ability that comes from a lot of practice.
~By Ansel Adams ~


Such as have reason, understanding, or common sense, will, and ought to make use of it in those things that concern themselves and their posterity, and suspect the words of such as are interested in deceiving or persuading them not to see with their own eyes.
~By Algernon Sydney ~


Many times I asked myself, 'Who is a painter in your own eyes?'
~By Peter Malkin ~


Although a lot of pain for a little screen time; Shaving legs, waxing eyebrows, high heels, trying to put on a bra, losing weight because women's clothes are SO revealing - Ladies you have my respect.
~By Lou Diamond Phillips ~


Everyone should see Hollywood once, I think, through the eyes of a teenage girl who has just passed a screen test.
~By Gene Tierney ~


The Christian life is not a constant high. I have my moments of deep discouragement. I have to go to God in prayer with tears in my eyes, and say, 'O God, forgive me,' or 'Help me.'
~By Billy Graham ~


Hunger, revenge, to sleep are petty foes, But only death the jealous eyes can close.
~By William Wycherley ~


More than seven months ago, our country learned that the horrors portrayed in Hollywood's make-believe world could actually come to life before our very eyes.
~By Paul Gillmor ~


When the missionaries came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said "Let us pray." We closed our eyes. When we opened them we had the Bible and they had the land.
~By Desmond Tutu ~


Christmas carols always brought tears to my eyes. I also cry at weddings. I should have cried at a couple of my own.
~By Ethel Merman ~


Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it.
~By William Ellery Channing ~


Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.
~By Arthur Schopenhauer ~


A hundred eyes were fixed on her, and half as many hearts lost to her.
~By Max Beerbohm ~


She knows more of love than the poets can say, and her eyes offer something that won't go away.
~By Harry Chapin ~


Eyes is the attempt to tell the story of the Civil Rights movement and to create an emotional, intellectual constituency. But what do you do after that? The black community doesn't have institutions that pick up such moments and preserve them.
~By Henry Hampton ~


I was at that time like a fledgling swallow living high up in a niche in the eaves, who from time to time peeps out over the top of its nest with its little bright eyes.
~By Pierre Loti ~


Heaven wheels above you, displaying to you her eternal glories, and still your eyes are on the ground.
~By Dante Alighieri ~


America will always side with those whom she can direct, give orders to and have those orders obeyed.
~By Louis Farrakhan ~


Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave a kiss but in the cup And I'll not look for wine.
~By Ben Jonson ~


Every unskilled illegal immigrant who enters the United States for work drives up healthcare costs for every American. And, every illegal immigrant we turn a blind eye toward weakens the rule of law our country is founded on.
~By Elton Gallegly ~


As long as you smile, have sparkly eyes and stick your shoulders back, nobody's going to notice your bum or your waist or your feet, for that matter.
~By Cat Deeley ~


To look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking forward.
~By Margaret Fairless Barber ~


A political party is dying before our eyes-and I don't mean the Democrats. I'm talking about the mainstream media, which is being destroyed by the opposition.
~By Howard Fineman ~


I saw the Count lying within the box upon the earth, some of which the rude falling from the cart had scattered over him. He was deathly pale, just like a waxen image, and the red eyes glared with the horrible vindictive look which I knew so well.
~By Bram Stoker ~


In the country of the blind the one eyed man is king.
~By Desiderius Erasmus ~


It's really important to remember that most people in the public eye are human for a start and a lot of things that you read in the media get slightly misconstrued and manipulated.
~By Geri Halliwell ~


Nothing contributes so much to tranquilizing the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
~By Mary Wollstonecraft ~


It was not a friendly game, and Jerry certainly did not have friendliness in his eyes. He had an extra mean streak that day. He was out of control and probably should have been ejected.
~By Roger Staubach ~


Sometimes, when you are in the public eye, you just really need to just be part of the crowd, and look at other people rather than other people look at you.
~By Suzanne Somers ~


People thought me a bit strange at first; a blond haired, blue-eyed Norwegian who sang Mexican folk songs, but I used it to my advantage and got a job. And so the music became my ticket to education.
~By David Soul ~


I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.
~By Roy Orbison ~


Envy, my son, wears herself away, and droops like a lamb under the influence of the evil eye.
~By Jacopo Sannazaro ~


I don't know what my appeal is. I can see I've got blue eyes and don't look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame but I can't understand the fuss.
~By Rutger Hauer ~


We see the people that have got stars in their eyes, but if you've really got what it takes, you can get from, say the beginnings, to the top in about five years.
~By Trisha Goddard ~


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.
~By Saint Augustine ~


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.
~By John Steinbeck ~


Watching foreign affairs is sometimes like watching a magician; the eye is drawn to the hand performing the dramatic flourishes, leaving the other hand - the one doing the important job - unnoticed.
~By David K. Shipler ~


I'm saying look, here they come, pay attention. Let your eyes transform what appears ordinary, commonplace, into what it is, a moment in time, an observed fragment of eternity.
~By Philip Levine ~


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.
~By Jules Verne ~


Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults, in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards, and few faces are at their best when seen from below.
~By George Orwell ~


There are a lot of things I can take, and a few that I can't. What I can't take is when my older brother, who's everything that I want to be, starts losing faith in things. I saw that look in your eyes last night. I don't ever want to see that look in your eyes again.
~By M. Night Shyamalan ~


I genuinely liked all of the cast members very much. Steve had a wicked sense of humor. I remember Russell coming to my rescue, once. I watched Eric evolve before everyone's eyes. Maurice loved what he did, so. He treated his character with respect, down to the costuming.
~By Madeleine Stowe ~


Just as we have two eyes and two feet, duality is part of life.
~By Carlos Santana ~


Generally I finish a first draft in 2-6 months, then I set it aside for a while so that when I come back to it I can read it with fresh eyes and figure out how to improve it.
~By Margaret Haddix ~


It's hard to do it because you gotta look people in the eye and tell 'em they're irresponsible and lazy. And who's gonna wanna do that? Because that's what poverty is, ladies and gentlemen. In this country, you can succeed if you get educated and work hard. Period. Period.
~By Bill O'Reilly ~


I definitely lived my life like I wasn't in the public eye.
~By Shannen Doherty ~


If you meet people who have been successful in Hollywood, or look a their photographs, you see a haunted look in their eyes, you sense a trapped feeling.
~By Meg Tilly ~


So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to the words, but also to the feeling of what is being conveyed, to the whole of it, not part of it.
~By Jiddu Krishnamurti ~


There is not a soul who does not have to beg alms of another, either a smile, a handshake, or a fond eye.
~By Lord Acton ~


All I need is my brains, my eyes and my personality, for better or for worse.
~By William Albert Allard ~

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