Eyes Sayings and Quotes

Often called the windows to the soul, the eyes say it all. Whether we’re happy, tired, feeling down, or confused, it shows on our face. Say what you mean without saying a word with the wise and inspirational eyes quote below.


You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.     

Mark Twain

Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal.      

Samuel Richardson

The eye through which I see God is the same eye through which God sees me; my eye and God's eye are one eye, one seeing, one knowing, one love.     

Meister Eckhart

The beauty of a woman must be seen from in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides.     

Audrey Hepburn

It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living.     

Terry Pratchett

If I can see pain in your eyes then share with me your tears. If I can see joy in your eyes then share with me your smile.      

Santosh Kalwar

When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.     

Victor Hugo

The eye sees a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination awake.     

Leonardo da Vinci

For I dipped into the future, far as human eye could see, Saw the vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be     

Alfred Lord Tennyson

My eyes are an ocean in which my dreams are reflected....     

Anna M. Uhlich.

A gray eye is a sly eye, And roguish is a brown one; Turn full upon me thy eye,-- Ah, how its wavelets drown one! A blue eye is a true eye; Mysterious is a dark one, Which flashes like a spark-sun! A black eye is the best one.     

William Alger

The ear tends to be lazy, craves the familiar and is shocked by the unexpected; the eye, on the other hand, tends to be impatient, craves the novel and is bored by repetition.     

W. H. Auden

They seemed to be staring at the dark, but their eyes were watching God     

Zora Neale Hurston

Tears are nature's lotion for the eyes. The eyes see better for being washed by them.      

Christian Nevell Bovee

Since we cannot change reality, let us change the eyes which see reality.     

Nikos Kazantzakis

Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?     

Bob Marley

The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye.     

Charlotte Bronte

Here was an ugly little girl asking for beauty....A little black girl who wanted to rise up out of the pit of her blackness and see the world with blue eyes. His outrage grew and felt like power. For the first time he honestly wished he could work miracles.     

Toni Morrison

The eyes of Doctor T. J. Eckleburg are blue and gigantic—their irises are one yard high. They look out of no face, but, instead, from a pair of enormous yellow spectacles which pass over a nonexistent nose. Evidently some wild wag of an oculist set them there to fatten his practice in the borough of Queens, and then sank down himself into eternal blindness, or forgot them and moved away. But his eyes, dimmed a little by many paintless days, under sun and rain, brood on over the solemn dumping ground.     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

The eyes are one of the most powerful tools a woman can have. With one look, she can relay the most intimate message. After the connection is made, words cease to exist.      

Jennifer Salaiz

The eye is the jewel of the body.     

Henry David Thoreau

The world only exists in your eyes. You can make it as big or as small as you want..     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Anyone can look at others' eyes, but Lovers can see into each others' souls through the eyes     

Larry Latta.

Those true eyes Too pure and too honest in aught to disguise The sweet soul shining through them     

Owen Meredith

I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again.      

Sylvia Plath

Every closed eye is not sleeping, and every open eye is not seeing.      

Bill Cosby

A woman's eyes cut deeper than a knife.     

Robert Jordan

The eyes like sentinel occupy the highest place in the body.      

Marcus Tullius Cicero

The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The eyes see only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.     

Robertson Davies