Quotes: eyes

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  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
    Cato the Elder
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    An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
    Victor Hugo
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    When a woman is speaking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with it? Very little to be sure. But the real question is, What it will do with you? You will come here and get books that will open your eyes, and your ears, and your curiosity, and turn you inside out or outside in.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    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.
  • Thomas E. Lawrence
    Thomas E. Lawrence
    British archaeologist, military officer, diplomat, and writer 1888-1935
    Thomas E. Lawrence
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    All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men; they act out their dreams to make them reality.
  • Anna Held
    Anna Held
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    I think the eyes flirt most. There are so many ways to use them.
  • Frank Lloyd Wright
    Frank Lloyd Wright
    American architect 1869-1959
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    TV, chewing gum for the eyes.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
    Jean Baudrillard
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    We are becoming like cats, slyly parasitic, enjoying an indifferent domesticity. Nice and snug in the social, our historic passions have withdrawn into the glow of an artificial coziness, and our half-closed eyes now seek little other than the peaceful parade of television pictures.
  • Clare Boothe Luce
    Clare Boothe Luce
    American diplomat and writer 1903-1987
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    A man has only one escape from his old self: to see a different self in the mirror of some woman's eyes.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
    George Santayana
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    A man's feet must be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
    George Santayana
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    A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
  • Joseph Hall
    Joseph Hall
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    A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.
  • C. Wren
    C. Wren
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    A time would come when men should be able to stretch out their eyes... They should see the planets like our earth.
  • Albert Hofmann
    Albert Hofmann
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    After some time, with my eyes closed, I began to enjoy this wonderful play of colors and forms, which it really was a pleasure to observe. Then I went to sleep and the next day I was fine. I felt quite fresh, like a newborn.
  • Abraham Cowley
    Abraham Cowley
    English poet
    Abraham Cowley
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    All the world's bravery that delights our eyes is but thy several liveries.
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