Life begins at 40 - but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.

— Helen Rowland

Inspiring Eyesight quotations

Life begins at 40 -- but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.

Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age - as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.

There is nothing as easy as denouncing.

It don't take much to see that something is wrong, but it does take some eyesight to see what will put it right again

To become an ace a fighter must have extraordinary eyesight, strength, and agility, a huntsman's eye, coolness in a pinch, calculated recklessness, a full measure of courage and occasional luck!

Great pilots are made not born. . . . A man may possess good eyesight, sensitive hands, and perfect coordination, but the end result is only fashioned by steady coaching, much practice, and experience.

It never hurts your eyesight to look on the bright side of things.

There is nothing invisible in this universe! There is only our lack of eyesight!

When they say all men are created equal, that bothers me.

I told you some are thin, some are heavy, some have better eyesight than others. I don't know what that means. I think they're trying to talk about equal opportunity and I know that doesn't exist. If you don't have the money to go to college, the word 'equal opportunities' mean nothing

I never questioned the integrity of an umpire. Their eyesight, yes.

No person ever ended his eyesight by looking on the bright side.

The mind is the eyesight of the soul.

They [Federal Goverment] don't care if I am guilty or innocent.

I serve their purpose in here. Other than what I have mentioned, what fear could they possibly have from a old man with dimming eyesight, arthritis, diabetes, and other health issues that render me hardly a threat to anyone.

In my state of spiritual abstraction, I no longer belong to myself and to my eyesight. I am nothing more than a single narrow gasping lung, floating over the mists and summits.

He that is strucken blind can not forget the precious treasure of his eyesight lost.

Why, all delights are vain, but that most vain Which, with pain purchased, doth inherit pain: As, painfully to pore upon a book, To seek the light of truth, which truth the while Doth falsely blind the eyesight of his look.

People always told me that my natural ability and good eyesight were the reasons for my success as a hitter. They never talk about the practice, practice, practice.

Vision is seeing visibly the light of hope within the range of the eyesight.

A person with normal eyesight would have nothing to know in the way of 'Impressionism' unless he were in a blinding light or in the dusk or dark.

Few things are hidden from a quiet child with good eyesight.

To be a racing driver it's essential you have very good eyesight, and that's especially relevant at night. Your senses are heightened, you're travelling over 200mph, you need to focus on that 110-metre braking point and you have to have absolute faith and commitment in your driving.

The beginning of all wisdom is to look fixedly on clothes, or even with armed eyesight, till they become transparent.

Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age -- as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.

I went grey at 12, my eyesight went at 17. I've been a crock from very early on.

My singing is part of me, like my stoutness, or my light hair, or my poor eyesight.

Eastward the dawn rose, ridge behind ridge into the morning, and vanished out of eyesight into guess; it was no more than a glimmer blending with the hem of the sky, but it spoke to them, out of the memory and old tales, of the high and distant mountains.

X-rays ... I am afraid of them. I stopped experimenting with them two years ago, when I came near to losing my eyesight and Dally, my assistant practically lost the use of both of his arms.

If you had weak eyes, they needed exercise to get strong.

Glasses were like crutches. They prevented people with feeble eyes from seeing the world on their own.

I don't read anything anymore. I don't have the eyesight. I read my own copy, that's all. I think I've read everything that's worth reading.

When I started using the extreme short depth of field and single point of focus, I was trying to replicate my changing eyesight. We have binocular vision; one eye perceives space from the other. I don't experience a scene visually at F32. It's more like F1.4.

I like using snapshot cameras because they're idiot-proof.

I have bad eyesight, and I'm no good at focusing big cameras.

Most food you drop is still perfectly edible.

If it was in your eyesight the whole time, you can pick it up and eat it.

Eyesight should learn from reason.

If Harry Potter's so magical, why cant he cure his own eyesight and get laid.

A teenage lad shouldnt need a broomstick to cling onto.

In India a farmhand was caught in the act with his cow.

He said he had bad eyesight and thought it was his wife.