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Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she be blind, yet she is not invisible.
Once the command of the air is obtained by one of the contending armies, the war becomes a conflict between a seeing host and one that is blind.
H. G. Wells
If thou art a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
In the country of the blind the one eyed man is king.
Do you know, it's funny, but I never thought of being blind as a disadvantage, and I never thought of being black as a disadvantage.
To be President of the United States, sir, is to act as advocate for a blind, venomous, and ungrateful client.
Blind faith, no matter how passionately expressed, will not suffice. Science for its part will test relentlessly every assumption about the human condition.
E. O. Wilson
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
R. Buckminster Fuller
Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind.
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.'
My whole life, meeting people is like a blind date, because I feel like they've already seen the video on me.
Michael J. Fox
The superpowers often behave like two heavily armed blind men feeling their way around a room, each believing himself in mortal peril from the other, whom he assumes to have perfect vision.
Henry A. Kissinger
Bogart could have been color blind. He got to know a man before he decided if he liked him or not.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
Blind don't mean you can't, you know, listen.
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.
I liked blues from the time my mother used to take me to church. I started to listen to gospel music, so I liked that. But I had an aunt at that time, my mother's aunt who bought records by people like Lonnie Johnson, Robert Johnson, Blind Lemon Jefferson, and a few others.
B. B. King
When I was a child, kids used to make fun of me because I was blind. But I just became more curious, 'How can I climb this tree and get an apple for this girl?' That's what mattered to me.
All things will be clear and distinct to the man who does not hurry; haste is blind and improvident.
Because you're not what I would have you be, I blind myself to who, in truth, you are.
Violence and racism are bad. Whenever they occur they are to be condemned and we should not turn a blind eye to them.
I might show facts as plain as day: but, since your eyes are blind, you'd say, 'Where? What?' and turn away.
Blind dates are treacherous. You don't know who this person is. You wonder, 'Should I call my grandma during coffee to get out of this?'
A man who leaves home to mend himself and others is a philosopher; but he who goes from country to country, guided by the blind impulse of curiosity, is a vagabond.
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.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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