To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is miserable.
O loss of sight, of thee I most complain! Blind among enemies, O worse than chains, Dungeon, or beggary, or decrepit age!
Had the price of looking been blindness, I would have looked.
Faith... must be enforced by reason... when faith becomes blind it dies.
An eye for an eye only leads to more blindness.
My darkness has been filled with the light of intelligence, and behold, the outer day-lit world was stumbling and groping in social blindness.
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.
What you lose in blindness is the space around you, the place where you are, and without that you might not exist. You could be nowhere at all.
I have only one eye, I have a right to be blind sometimes... I really do not see the signal!
Haste is blind and improvident.
Now as of old the gods give men all good things, excepting only those that are baneful and injurious and useless. These, now as of old, are not gifts of the gods: men stumble into them themselves because of their own blindness and folly.
There's no dearth of kindness In the world of ours; Only in our blindness We gather thorns for flowers.
He was so tenacious he defied the distraction of women by refusing to have them in his presence, just as later in life he denied his blindness by calling for more and more candles.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
This same habitual blindness to spiritual, substantive dimensions of every significant challenge continues to handicap Hollywood.
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.
Well, we can't afford blindness anymore. There are tens of thousands of thugs who loathe liberty and love death, and want to annihilate Western civilization.
Two kinds of blindness are easily combined so that those who do not see really appear to see what is not.
Love comes from blindness, friendship from knowledge.
I don't have any blindness when it comes to my money. As an actor, you can get distracted by your work. I do keep an eye on my nest egg, if you will.