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We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken. - Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky

Time is like a river of fleeting events, and its current is strong; as soon as something comes into sight, it is swept past us, and something else takes its place, and that too will be swept away. - Marcus Aurelius

To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something to respect and something to pity in his face. - Stendhal [Marie Henri Beyle]

An ugly sight, a man who is afraid. - Jean Anouilh Ardele

The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision. - Helen Keller

How weak and little is the light, All the universe of sight, Love and delight, Before the might, If you love it not, of night. (Out in the Dark) - Edward Thomas

Through the sharp air a flaky torrent flies, Mocks the slow sight, and hides the gloomy skies; The fleecy clouds their chilly bosoms bare, And shed their substance on the floating air. - George Crabbe

Charm strikes the sight, but merit wins the soul. - Alexander Pope

Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the soul. - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]