The foolish reject what they see, not what they think; the wise reject what they think, not what they see. Observe things as they are and don’t pay attention to other people. – Huang Po
You don’t look in the dark with your eyes.
You look with your eyes, you see with your soul. – Melle Oldenboerrigter
They who do not feel the darkness, will never look for the light. – Henry Thomas Buckle
How can we see the richness of life if we run through it breathlessly? – D. Gunston
People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us. – Iris Murdoch
One judges others on the basis of one’s own flaws. The imperfections we see in others are actually our own imperfections.
Freedom is not a reaction to anything, nor is freedom a choice, although we imagine that we are free because we can choose. Freedom is mere perception, without intention, without fear of punishment and without expecting a reward. – Jiddu Krishnamurti
You cannot cross the sea just by staring at the water. – Rabindranath Tagore
Time is like a river made up of the events which happen, and a violent stream; for as soon as a thing has been seen, it is carried away, and another comes in its place, and this will be carried away too. – Marcus Aurelius
We don’t see things as they are. We see things as we are. – Anais Nin
Be the change you want to see in the world. – Mahatma Gandhi
If you want to know what you want, you have to look at what you do.
Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see. – Mark Twain
Don’t look back. You’re not going that way. – Mary Engelbreit
You’ll see it when you believe it. – Wayne Dyer
Because we can’t look into the sun, we like the moon more.
Stupid is Knowing the truth, seeing the truth, but still believing the lies. – Norman Freeman
All perception of truth is the detection of an analogy. – Henry David Thoreau
When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. – Kahlil Gibran
Without this playing with fantasy no creative work has ever yet come to birth. The debt we owe to the play of the imagination is incalculable. – Carl Gustav Jung
Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood, the disposition of the spectator. – Wendell Phillips
The meaning I picked, the one that changed my life: Overcome fear, behold wonder. – Richard Bach
If we could look into each other’s hearts and understand the unique challenges each of us faces, I think we would treat each other much more gently, with more love, patience, tolerance, and care. – Marvin J. Ashton
Quality means doing it right when no one is looking. – Henry Ford
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes. – Carl Gustav Jung
I looked in temples, churches, and mosques. But I found the Divine within my heart. – Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. – Helen Keller
Love is when you look into someone’s eyes and see their heart.
People say a lot. So I watch what they do.
Sometimes when I reflect back on all the beer I drink, I feel ashamed. Then I look into the glass and think about the workers in the brewery and all of their hopes & dreams. If I didn’t drink this beer, they might be out of work and their dreams would be shattered. Then I say to myself: ‘It is better that I drink this beer and let their dreams come true than to be selfish and worry about my liver.’ – Jack Handey
Death is no more than passing from one room to another. But there’s a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see. – Helen Keller
Mental slavery is the worst form of slavery. It gives you the illusion of freedom, makes you trust, love and defend your oppressor while making an enemy of those who are trying to free you and open your eyes.
When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends. – Japanese Proverb
Luck is largely a matter of paying attention. – Susan M. Dood
Just look at us. Everything is upside-down. Doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, governments destroy freedom, the major media destroy information, and religion destroys spirituality. – Michael Ellner
We taste and feel and see the truth. We do not reason ourselves into it. – William Butler Yeats
By confronting fear and looking it in the face, you are taking away its power.
The highest art of warfare is not to fight at all, but to subvert anything of value in the country of your enemy until such time that the perception of reality of your enemy is screwed up to such an extent that he does not perceive you as an enemy….You can take your enemy without a single shot being fired. – Yurl Bezmenov
To see clearly again, you often only have to change your perspective. – A. de Saint-Exupéry
People don’t want to be talked out of their feeling. People want to be heard, seen , felt, and understood. – Rachel Samson
In the spiritual world, we have five spiritual senses, and each of them has a very wide range of perception.
I awoke, only to find out that the rest of the world is still asleep. – Leonardo da Vinci
I was quiet, but I was not blind. – Jane Austin
You are more than you thoughts, your body, or your feelings. You are a swirling vortex of limitless potential who is here to shake things up and create something that the universe has never seen. – Richard Bartlett
Some people could be given an entire field of roses and only see the thorns in it.
Others could be given a single weed and only see the wildflower in it.
Perception is a key component to gratitude. And gratitude a key component to joy. – Amy Weatherly
Compassion is the wish to see others free from suffering. – Dalai Lama
The Eyes are Useless When the Mind is Blind.
A large body of research results demonstrates that an observer can be persuaded to conform to the majority opinion, even when the majority is completely wrong. – Robert Buckhout
When you cannot see the bars for what they are, you won’t recognise the cage for what it is either, much less the door, not to mention the key. We can only be kept in the cages we refuse to see and the strongest lock on every cage is always denial.
Some men, like bats or owls, have better eyes for the darkness than for the light. – Charles Dickens
A considerable percentage of the people we meet on the street are people who are empty inside, that is, they are actually already dead. It is fortunate for us that we do not see and do not know it. If we knew what a number of people are actually dead and what a number of these dead people govern our lives, we should go mad with horror. – George Ivanovitsj Gurdjieff
There’s none so deaf as those who will not hear.
There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen. – Jim Lovell
Turtles can tell more about the roads than hares. – Kahlil Gibran
Happiness has the property of only becoming visible when it is over. – Godfried Bomans
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. – Helen Keller
We mistook violence for passion, indolence for leisure, and though recklessness was freedom. – Toni Morrison
Discernment is not the ability to tell right from wrong. It is the ability to distinguish the difference between good and almost good … – Charles Spurgeon
The price of freedom is eternal vigilance. Let the eye of vigilance never be closed. – Leonard H. Courtney