„In another's eyes I'm afraid that I can't see
This picture perfect portrait that they paint of me.
They don't realize and I pray they never do,
'Cause every time I look I'm seein' you
In another's eyes.“
— Garth Brooks American country music artist 1962
In Another's Eyes, written by Bobby Wood, John Peppard, and G. Brooks, duet with Trisha Yearwood.
„The thing which identifies is called eyes,understands is called brain, listens is called ear and feels is heart. To be devoid of these four things is the signs of being a beast.“
— Laxmi Prasad Devkota Nepali poet 1909 - 1959
Context: The thing which identifies is called eyes, understands is called brain, listens is called ear and feels is heart. To be devoid of these four things is the signs of being a beast. पण्डित लेखनाथ पौड्यालको विषयमा (On the subject of Pandit Lekhnath Paudyal)
„Can I see another's woe,
And not be in sorrow too?
Can I see another's grief,
And not seek for kind relief?“
— William Blake English Romantic poet and artist 1757 - 1827
On Another's Sorrow, st. 1
„Allison squinted at the strange, catastrophic sky, and took another step, another step, another step, because in the future - she could see it - this would not be happening.“
— Daniel Handler American novelist, children's writer, creator of Lemony Snicket 1970
„What is perceived is dictated by the instrument. If you had other eyes, or another mind, you would see all things otherwise.“
— Gene Wolfe American science fiction and fantasy writer 1931
Chapter 40, "The Brook Beyond Briah" (p. 285)
— C. West Churchman American philosopher and systems scientist 1913 - 2004
p. 231; cited in Michael C. Jackson (2003) Systems Thinking: Creative Holism for Managers. p. 139
— Stephen King American author 1947
„men's hearts ought not to be set against one another; but set with one another, and all against the Evil Thing only.“
— Thomas Carlyle Scottish philosopher, satirical writer, essayist, historian and teacher 1795 - 1881
— Rebecca Solnit, The Faraway Nearby
— Norman Tebbit English politician 1931
According to Francis Wheen, Tebbit shouted this at left-wing Labour MP Tom Litterick during a House of Commons debate in the late 1970s, on the day of Litterick's return to the commons after a lengthy abscence following a heart attack and extensive heart surgery. Litterick did in fact die of another heart attack shortly afterwards http://www.guardian.co.uk/Columnists/Column/0,5673,444195,00.html
„A feeling heart is a blessing that no one, who has it, would be without; and it is a moral security of innocence; since the heart that is able to partake of the distress of another, cannot wilfully give it.“
— Samuel Richardson English writer and printer 1689 - 1761
Vol. 3, letter 32.