Why does the eye see a thing more clearly in dreams with the imagination being awake?[Perchè vede piv certa la cosa l’ochio ne’ sogni che colla imaginatione, stando desto?]
When a woman is speaking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.[Quand une femme vous parle, regardez ce que disent ses yeux.]
There is no object so large but that at a great distance from the eye it does not appear smaller than a smaller object near.[Nessuno corpo fia di tata magnitudine che per lunga distantia all’ochio non apparisca minore che’l minore obietto piv vicino.]
The Way to see by Faith, is to shut the Eye of Reason: The Morning Daylight appears plainer when you put out your Candle.
The question is not what you look at, but what you see.[Also known as:]It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.
The Eyes of other People are the Eyes that ruin us. If all but myself were blind, I should want neither fine Clothes, fine Houses nor Fine Furniture.
The eye, like a shattered mirror, multiplies the images of its sorrow, and sees in innumerable far-off places, the woe which is close at hand????
The eye which turns from a white object in the light of the sun and goes into a less fully lighted place will see everything as dark.[L’ochio, che si parte dal bianco alluminato dal sole e va in loco di minor luce, ogni cosa li parra tenebrosa.]
The eye – which sees all objects reversed – retains the images for some time.[La luce operado nel vedere le cose cóuerse alquàto le spetie di quelle ritiene.]