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A blind bloke walks into a shop with a guide dog. He picks the Dog up and starts swinging it around his head. Alarmed, a shop assistant calls out: 'Can I help, sir?' 'No thanks,' says the blind bloke. 'Just looking.'
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
On my income tax 1040 it says 'Check this box if you are blind.' I wanted to put a check mark about three inches away.
If the word has the potency to revive and make us free, it has also the power to blind, imprison, and destroy.
Always expect the unexpected. Right around Thanksgiving, when the new Alex Cross will be out. It's called Four Blind Mice and it's a pretty amazing story about several murders inside the military.
I want people to think through issues. I'm just tired of blind alignment.
Blessed are the blind, for they know not enough to ask why.
When it comes to meritocracy and diversity, the symbolic is real. And that means that simple actions that reduce bias, such as blind resume or application screening, are a double win: they reduce implicit bias and they help communicate our commitment to meritocracy.
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.
I'm a big Michael Lewis fan. That said, my favorite Lewis book was 'The Blind Side.'
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Love, like a chicken salad or restaurant hash, must be taken with blind faith or it loses its flavor.
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced it than we can explain light to the blind.
T. S. Eliot
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
Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind.
I say the law should be blind to race, gender and sexual orientation, just as it claims to be blind to wealth and power. There should be no specially protected groups of any kind, except for children, the severely disabled and the elderly, whose physical frailty demands society's care.
If this is not done, future ages will certainly look back upon us as a people so immersed in the pursuit of wealth as to be blind to higher considerations.
Alfred Russel Wallace
My reality needs imagination like a bulb needs a socket. My imagination needs reality like a blind man needs a cane.
Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who carries on his shoulders a lame man who can see.
We're blind to our blindness. We have very little idea of how little we know. We're not designed to know how little we know.
The sensation of writing a book is the sensation of spinning, blinded by love and daring. It is the sensation of a stunt pilot's turning barrel rolls, or an inchworm's blind rearing from a stem in search of a route. At its worst, it feels like alligator wrestling, at the level of the sentence.
If you can do a half-assed job of anything, you're a one-eyed man in a kingdom of the blind.
The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism is the highest of duties; blind faith the one unpardonable sin.
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.
It is quite true, as some poets said, that the God who created man must have had a sinister sense of humor, creating him a reasonable being, yet forcing him to take this ridiculous posture, and driving him with blind craving for this ridiculous performance.
D. H. Lawrence
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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