Sight Quotes

The sight of nature fascinates, the family tie has a sweet enchantment and patriotism gives the religious spirit a fiery devotion to the powers that it reveres.

Bruno Bauer

He that worketh deceit shall not dwell within my house: he that telleth lies shall not tarry in my sight.

Bible

The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes "sight-seeing."

Daniel J. Boorstin

I have loved flowers that fade, Within whose magic tents Rich hues have marriage made With sweet unmemoried scents: A honeymoon delight, A joy of love at sight, That ages in an hour My song be like a flower!

Robert Seymour Bridges

Thou givest life and love for Greece and Right: I will stand by thee lest thou shouldst be weak, Not weak of soul.--I will but hold in sight Thy marvelous beauty.--Here is She you seek!

William James Linton

A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing. But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties.

Karl Marx

An ugly sight, a man who is afraid.

Jean Anouilh

Life is eternal; and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.

R. W. Raymond

For my part, I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.

Vincent Van Gogh

For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.

Aeschylus

One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

Andre Gide

In time of difficulties, we must not lose sight of our achievements.

Mao Tse-Tung

And he caused his children to pass through the fire in the valley of the son of Hinnom: also he observed times, and used enchantments, and used witchcraft, and dealt with a familiar spirit, and with wizards: he wrought much evil in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.

Bible

I feel a kind of reverence for the first books of young authors. There is so much aspiration in them, so much audacious hope and trembling fear, so much of the heart's history, that all errors and shortcomings are for a while lost sight of in the amiable self assertion of youth.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The only reason we wore sunglasses onstage was because we couldn't stand the sight of the audience.

John Cale

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