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A blind person who sees is better than a seeing person who is blind. (Quote by - Iranian Proverb)

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

There is only one way in the world to be distinguished: Follow your instinct! Be yourself, and you'll be somebody. Be one more blind follower of the blind; and you will have the oblivion you desire. (Quote by - William Bliss Carman)

Am I alone in my egotism when I say that never does the pale light of dawn filter through the blinds of 52 Tavistock Square but I open my eyes and exclaim, "Good God! Here I am again!" not always with pleasure, often with pain; sometimes in a spasm. (Quote by - Virginia Woolf)

Every agency is going to tell you they are doing important things. But if we close our doors, literally hundreds and hundreds of people in Metropolitan Detroit will go blind. That's the impact we have on our community. People depend on us to save their eyesight. (Quote by - Bernard Miller)

Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person. (Quote by - Chanakya)

And great multitudes came unto him, having with them those that were lame, blind, dumb, maimed, and many others, and cast them down at Jesus' feet; and he healed them: / Insomuch that the multitude wondered, when they saw the dumb to speak, the maimed to be whole, the lame to walk, and the blind to see: and they glorified the God of Israel. (Quote by - Bible)

Within his stories there are textual references to blind storytellers, remember Homer (the Homers) may not have existed at all. If this was one man, the fact that he could remember such complex stories and legends and tell them with a single, embedded story line is remarkable. That indicates to some that he may have been blind. When one is blind, the other senses are heightened. That is some of the rationale behind the statement that Homer may have been blind. (Quote by - Susan Bloir)

Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Those born blind cannot see; similarly blind are those in the grip of lust. Proud men have no perception of evil; and those bent on acquiring riches see no sin in their actions. (Quote by - Chanakya)

That old law about 'an eye for an eye' leaves everybody blind. The time is always right to do the right thing. (Quote by - Martin Luther King Jr.)

Life is indeed darkness save when there is urge, and all urge is blind save when there is knowledge, and all knowledge is vain save when there is work, and all work is empty save when there is love. (Quote by - Kahlil Gibran)

Authentic treachery is found when we abandon ourselves, becoming deaf to the whispers of our spirits and blind to the powerful potential therein. (Quote by - Joaquin Mariel Espinosa)

I wish the government and the Minister of Justice would address these legal and constitutional arguments, but they refuse to. They want Canadians to go blindly into their brave new world, but it is not wise for a society to move blindly in any direction. . (Quote by - Stockwell Day)

The Junior Blind Olympics provides an inspirational opportunity for blind and visually impaired children to challenge their abilities, surmount sight barriers and achieve their dreams. (Quote by - Jay Allen)

It is not miserable to be blind; it is miserable to be incapable of enduring blindness. (Quote by - John Milton)

Whoever said love is blind is dead wrong. Love is the only thing that lets us see each other with the remotest accuracy. (Quote by - Martha Beck)

Whatever there be of progress in life comes not through adaptation but through daring, through obeying the blind urge. (Quote by - Henry Miller)

It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It's the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That's the power of the gospel. (Quote by - Ben Harper)

I have only one eye, I have a right to be blind sometimes.. I really did not see the signal!. (Quote by - Horatio Nelson)

It is the custom of the Roman Church which I unworthily serve with the help of God, to tolerate some things, to turn a blind eye to some, following the spirit of discretion rather than the rigid letter of the law. (Quote by - Pope Gregory VII)

With those kinds of statistics, there are real concerns that cannot be explained away other than race. How long do we turn a blind eye to it?. (Quote by - Richard Ney)

A blind man knows he cannot see, and is glad to be led, though it be by a dog; but he that is blind in his understanding, which is the worst blindness of all, believes he sees as the best, and scorns a guide. (Quote by - Samuel Butler)

Not blind opposition to progress, but opposition to blind progress. (Quote by - Sierra Club Slogan)

We may remark in passing that to be blind and beloved may, in this world where nothing is perfect, be among the most strangely exquisite forms of happiness. The supreme happiness in life is the assurance of being loved; of being loved for oneself, ev. (Quote by - Victor Hugo)

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