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Blinds Quotes

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Relying on the government to protect your privacy is
like asking a peeping tom to install your window blinds.
- John Perry Barlow

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Is it worth while to observe that there are no Venetian blinds in Venice?
- William Dean Howells

Fortune blinds men when she does not wish them to withstand
the violence of her onslaughts.
- Titus Livius

Love works a different way in different minds,
the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
- John Dryden

 

Truth, like light, blinds.
Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight
that enhances every object.
- Albert Camus

It is very, very difficult for a playwright to write
a scene in which a young man has his first deep experience
of sex with a girl whom he found immensely attractive,
is fully satisfied by this event and gets up and blinds a lot of horses.
- Peter Shaffer

Spring has many American faces.
There are cities where it will come and go in a day
and counties where it hangs around and never quite gets there.
Summer is drawn blinds in Louisiana,
long winds in Wyoming,
shade of elms and maples in New England.
- Archibald MacLeish

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Most actors really love it, that's what they want to do.
They burn to do it.
And so they'll read a script and think,
that's an interesting part.
And because they love acting, that blinds them to the
fact that the rest of it is pretentious nonsense,
which it very often is.
- Hugh Grant

It's just an ice bucket with a bottle in it.
The two flute glasses are little tray.
I got to shut the curtains.
I'm in my boxer shorts and shirt.
I'm going to take a bath and go to bed.
But I want to shut the blinds so it's really dark in the room.
- Danny DeVito

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

That old law about "an eye for an eye" leaves everybody blind.
The time is always right to do the right thing.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear,
and the blind can see.
- Mark Twain

If you are the master, be sometimes blind,
if you are the servant, be sometimes deaf.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Hatred is blind, as well as love.
- Oscar Wilde

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
- Helen Keller

The moment we want to believe something,
we suddenly see all the arguments for it,
and become blind to the arguments against it.
- George Bernard Shaw

Haste is blind and improvident.
- Titus Livius (Livy)

Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Love is blind.
- William Shakespeare

Science without religion is lame,
religion without science is blind.
- Albert Einstein

The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy,
but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain.
- George McGovern

Love is said to be blind, but I know some fellows in
love who can see twice as much in their sweethearts as I do.
- Josh Billings

A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
- Michel de Montaigne

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

The universe we observe has precisely
the properties we should expect
if there is, at bottom, no design,
no purpose, no evil, no good,
nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
- Charles Darwin

Faith... must be enforced by reason...
when faith becomes blind it dies.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?
- Anonymous

Question with boldness even the existence of a God;
because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason,
than that of blind-folded fear.
- Thomas Jefferson

In faith there is enough light for those who want to
believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.
- Blaise Pascal

Look your best - who said love is blind?
- Mae West

Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who
carries on his shoulders a lame man who can see.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

We can see, so we are always blind to things deeper than skin.
- Joe Chung

Sometimes, I feel I am really blessed to be blind because
I probably would not last a minute if I were able to see things.
- Stevie Wonder

Peace was declared, but not all of us were drunk with joy or stricken blind.
- George Grosz

The issue in Web accessibility is the fact that blind
and visually-impaired people need the single biggest
boost to achieve equivalence,
since the real-world Web is a visual medium.
- Joe Clark

It is we that are blind, not fortune.
- Thomas Browne

Who can blind lover's eyes?
- Virgil

To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness,
that is miserable.
- John Milton

About every two minutes a new wave of planes would be over.
The motors seemed to grind rather than roar,
and to have an angry pulsation like a bee buzzing in blind fury.
- Ernie Pyle

Every new baby is a blind desperate vote for survival:
people who find themselves unable to register an effective
political protest against extermination do so by a biological act.
- Lewis Mumford

All things will be clear and distinct to the man who does not hurry;
haste is blind and improvident.
- Titus Livius

An idea is an eye given by God for the seeing of God.
Some of these eyes we cannot bear to look out of;
we blind them as quickly as possible.
- Russell Hoban

I have only one eye, I have a right to be blind sometimes...
I really do not see the signal!
- Horatio Nelson

The blind date that has stood you up:
your life.
- Randall Jarrell

Research is the process of going up alleys to see if they are blind.
- Marston Bates

The meme for blind faith secures its own perpetuation
by the simple unconscious expedient of discouraging rational inquiry.
- Richard Dawkins

The fact disclosed by a survey of the past that majorities
have been wrong must not blind us to the complementary
fact that majorities have usually not been entirely wrong.
- Herbert Spencer

Justice is lame as well as blind, amongst us.
- Thomas Otway

I've been on so many blind dates, I should get a free dog.
- Wendy Liebman

The most happy marriage I can picture or imagine to
myself would be the union of a deaf man to a blind woman.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Like I've always said, love wouldn't be blind if the
braille weren't so damned much fun.
- Armistead Maupin

If thou art a master, be sometimes blind;
if a servant,
sometimes deaf.
- Thomas Fuller

I am convinced that our movement will be more demoralized
and weakened by blind and uncritical admiration than
by frank admission of past mistakes.
- Marie Louise

One should really use the camera as though tomorrow you'd be stricken blind.
- Dorothea Lange

Still falls the rain - dark as the world of man,
black as our loss - blind as the nineteen hundred and
forty nails upon the Cross.
- Edith Sitwell

You don't work on something for six years and be blind
to the myriad of other approaches.
- Ken Burns

None so deaf as those that will not hear.
None so blind as those that will not see.
- Matthew Henry

Experience is the cane of the blind.
- Jacques Roumain

You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism
that you can't face reality.
Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.
- Malcolm X

Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively,
he shall see Fortune; for though she be blind,
yet she is not invisible.
- Francis Bacon

No such thing as a man willing to be honest -
that would be like a blind man willing to see.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Well when I made my first record I thought it would
be a good joke to have me on one side,
have the lable say John Fahey on one side,
and this guy Blind Joe Death on the other side.
- John Fahey

I hooked up everybody in Sidney, including one guy who was blind.
- Dave Willis

There is danger in reckless change, but greater danger in blind conservatism.
- Henry George

Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious.
Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
- Karl Marx

Like blind hens, we are ignorant of our own self and the depths within us.
- Johannes Tauler

It is not love that should be depicted as blind,
but self-love.
- Voltaire

When I hear of an 'equity' in a case like this,
I am reminded of a blind man in a dark room -
looking for a black hat -
which isn't there.
- Charles Bowen

Strengthen the female mind by enlarging it,
and there will be an end to blind obedience.
- Mary Wollstonecraft


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