To See or Not To See

26 Jan

blind   /blaɪnd/ Show Spelled [blahynd] adjective, -er, -est, verb, noun, adverb adjective

1. unable to see; lacking the sense of sight; sightless: a blind man.

2. unwilling or unable to perceive or understand: They were blind to their children’s faults. He was blind to all arguments.

3. not characterized or determined by reason or control: blind tenacity; blind chance.

4. not having or based on reason or intelligence; absolute and unquestioning: She had blind faith in his fidelity.

5. lacking all consciousness or awareness: a blind stupor.

 

vi·sion   /ˈvɪʒ ən/ Show Spelled[vizhuh n] noun

1. the act or power of sensing with the eyes; sight.

2. the act or power of anticipating that which will or may come to be: prophetic vision; the vision of an entrepreneur.

3. an experience in which a personage, thing, or event appears vividly or credibly to the mind, although not actually present, often under the influence of a divine or other agency: a heavenly messenger appearing in a vision. Compare hallucination ( def. 1 ) .

4. something seen or otherwise perceived during such an experience: The vision revealed its message.

5. a vivid, imaginative conception or anticipation: visions of wealth and glory

Thought for the day: You can be blind and have vision, and, you can have vision and be blind.

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3 Responses to “To See or Not To See”

  1. Peete January 26, 2012 at 11:38 AM #

    A blind man is he who sees the blindness as a tool to illtreat the disabled sight of humanity,the just shall not walk by sight but by faith!the wicked are blind from the sight of peace!no one is blind but we see diferently!

  2. mnishj February 13, 2012 at 9:56 AM #

    the thought at the end..was very thoughtful !!

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