„Don’t you know that you are the light of our eyes?“
„If you don’t know where you are heading, no employer is going to hire you to give you a lift to ‘Don’t know where land’!“
— Nigel Cumberland British author and leadership coach 1967
— Hyman George Rickover United States admiral 1900 - 1986
„You meaner beauties of the night,
That poorly satisfy our eyes
More by your number than your light;
You common people of the skies,
What are you when the sun shall rise?“
— Henry Wotton English ambassador 1568 - 1639
On His Mistress, the Queen of Bohemia, stanza 1 (1624). In some versions "moon" replaces "sun". This was printed with music as early as 1624, in Est's "Sixth Set of Books", for example.
— Aaron Weiss
Every Thought a Thought of You.
— Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns
„There is a limit to how much the country can take; you don’t want us to collapse. You don’t want our economic plans, our economic reform to be disrupted . . . You don’t want Jordan to be destabilised.“
— Abdullah Ensour prime minister of Jordan 1939
Abdullah Ensour, the Prime Minister of Jordan on Syrian refugees entering Jordan, quoted on Ft, "Jordan seeks international aid in deal over Syrian refugees" http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/37d35b58-c8c3-11e5-a8ef-ea66e967dd44.html#axzz41ZFvNw7K, February 1, 2016.
„That question is so big that there is no end [Albers refers here to the relationship between colors and the source of light]. You see, they have just you cannot participate with it if you have not lubricated your eyes very thoroughly to see the little changes produced in our eye that has another action than any optical apparatus like photography. We must know that we have two ways of seeing. For instance, when we are indoors another part of the retina is engaged compared with when we are outdoors. If we are in warm light or cool light, in higher light or lower light.“
— Josef Albers German-American artist and educator 1888 - 1976
— Anthony Robbins Author, actor, professional speaker 1960
— Lauren Bacall American actress, model 1924 - 2014
„“There’s something you should know about me.”
“I don’t know, but you should know it.”“
— Tim Powers American writer 1952