quote by Mahatma Gandhi

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.

— Mahatma Gandhi

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Blind eyes quote The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

The nurse is temporarily the consciousness of the unconscious, the love of life of the suicidal, the leg of the amputee, the eyes of the newly blind, a means of locomotion for the newborn , knowledge and confidence for the young mother, a voice for those too weak to speak, and so on.

Old concept: Love is blind. Marriage is an eye opener. New concept: Love is not blind - it simply enables one to see things others fail to see.

Blind eyes quote The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

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Better to be blind and see with your heart, than to have two good eyes and see nothing.

Things base and vile, holding no quantity, Love can transpose to form and dignity. Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind. Nor hath Love's mind of any judgment taste; Wings and no eyes figure unheedy haste.

The blindness that opens the eye is not the one that darkens vision.

Tears and not sight are the essence of the eye.

Blind eyes quote An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.

Damned money! Alas! How many religious did it blind! How many cloistered religious did it deceive! Money is the 'droppings of birds' that blinded the eyes of Tobit.

Language, that most human invention, can enable what, in principle, should not be possible. It can allow all of us, even the congenitally blind, to see with another person’s eyes.

The Rosary is the book of the blind, where souls see and there enact the greatest drama of love the world has ever known; it is the book of the simple, which initiates them into mysteries and knowledge more satisfying than the education of other men.

Blind eyes quote The eyes are useless when the mind is blind...

The eyes are useless when the mind is blind...

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Faith is not a soft option offered to people who need a crutch to get through the rest of their lives. Faith is the supernatural activity of God whereby He opens blind eyes, unstops deaf ears, and a man or a woman says- “I see it now. I get it now. I am going to trust in God. I am going to trust in Jesus.

In the past I have defended the right of the IRA to engage in armed struggle.

I did so because there was no alternative for those who would not bend the knee, or turn a blind eye to oppression, or for those who wanted a national republic.

To philosophize with open eyes is to philosophize in the dark.

Only the blind can look straight at the sun.

Blind eyes quote The eyes are useless when the mind is blind...

The eyes are useless when the mind is blind...

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The worst people on earth are not only those who commit evil, but those who stand by and turn a blind eye

Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes.

There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark.

Blind eyes quote The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

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If your eyes are blinded with your worries, you cannot see the beauty of the sunset.

Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind; And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.

Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined.

Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.

Blind eyes quote The world is full of kings and queens, who blind your eyes and steal your dreams

The world is full of kings and queens, who blind your eyes and steal your dreams.

The reason I can't follow the old eye-for-an-eye philosophy is that it ends up leaving everyone blind.

It is not that love is blind. It is that love sees with a painter's eye, finding the essence that renders all else background.

These eyes, tho' clear To outward view of blemish or of spot, Bereft of light, their seeing have forgot, Nor to their idle orbs doth sight appear Of sun, or moon, or star, throughout the year, Or man, or woman. Yet I argue not Against Heaven's hand or will, not bate a jot Of heart or hope; but still bear up and steer Right onward.

There are eyes everywhere. No blind spot left. What shall we dream of when everything becomes visible? We'll dream of being blind.

To begin with, I turn back time. I reverse it to that quaint period, the thirties, when the huge middle class of America was matriculating in a school for the blind. Their eyes had failed them, or they had failed their eyes, and so they were having their fingers pressed forcibly down on the fiery Braille alphabet of a dissolving economy.

Any fool can turn a blind eye but who knows what the ostrich sees in the sand.

I think we all suffer from acute blindness at times.

Life is a constant journey of trying to open your eyes. I'm just beginning my journey, and my eyes aren't fully open yet.

In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is stoned to death.

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.

Bitterness imprisons life; love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life; love empowers it. Bitterness sours life; love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life; love heals it. Bitterness blinds life; love anoints its eyes.

An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.

The world is full of Kings and Queens, Who blind your eyes and steal your dreams.

There are poisons that blind you, and poisons that open your eyes.

The soul that can speak through the eyes can also kiss with a gaze.

To see the angel in the malady requires an eye for the invisible, a certain blinding of one eye and an opening of the other to elsewhere.

Every man needs a blind eye and a deaf ear, so when people applaud, you'll only hear half of it, and when people salute, you'll only see part of it. Believe only half the praise and half the criticism.

An eye for an eye leaves everybody blind.

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