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41 Eyes Quotes

The eyes, like sentinels, hold the highest place in the body. [Lat., Oculi, tanquam, speculatores, altissimum locum obtinent.]

Cicero (Marcus Tullius Cicero) Quotes , Source: De Natura Deorum (bk. II, 56)

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My eyes make pictures, when they are shut.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge Quotes , Source: A Day Dream

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It is only the women whose eyes have been washed clear with tears who get the broad vision that makes them little sisters to all the world.

Dorothy Dix Quotes

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The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.

Henri Bergson Quotes

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Her eye (I'm very fond of handsome eyes) Was large and dark, suppressing half its fire Until she spoke, then through its soft disguise Flash'd an expression more of pride than ire, And love than either; and there would arise, A something in them which was not desire, But would have been, perhaps, but for the soul, Which struggled through and chansten'd down the whole.

Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron) Quotes , Source: Don Juan (canto I, st. 60)

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He found him in a desert land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed him, he kept him as the apple of his eye.

Bible Quotes , Source: Deuteronomy (ch. XXXII, v. 10)

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In her eyes a thought Grew sweeter and sweeter, deepening like the dawn, A mystical forewarning.

Thomas Bailey Aldrich Quotes , Source: Pythagoras

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There are whole veins of diamonds in thine eyes, Might furnish crowns for all the Queens of earth.

Philip James Bailey Quotes , Source: Festus (sc. A Drawing Room)

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The learned compute that seven hundred and seven millions of millions of vibrations have penetrate the eye before the eye can distinguish the tints of a violet.

Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, first Baron Lytton Quotes , Source: What Will He Do With It? (bk. VIII, ch. II)

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There are eyes half defiant, Half meek and compliant; Black eyes, with a wondrous, witching charm To bring us good or to work with harm.

Phoebe Cary Quotes , Source: Dove's Eyes

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The love light in her eye.

Hartley Coleridge Quotes , Source: Golden Treasury of Songs and Lyrics (no. CCXVIII)

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Eyes, that displaces The neighbor diamond, and out-faces That sun-shine by their own sweet graces.

Richard Crashaw Quotes , Source: Wishes--To his (Supposed) Mistress

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With affection beaming in one eye and calculation shining out of the other.

Charles Dickens Quotes , Source: The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit (ch. VIII)

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Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects.

Thomas Carlyle Quotes

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What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what is presented to the trustworthy eye.

Horace Quotes

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The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing.

Publilius Syrus Quotes

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