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|III People earlier believed that because the eyes of a jaundiced person were |
yellow, everything appeared yellow to him. A quotation from the early 1700s says
: 'all looks yellow to the jaundiced eye.' So, the phrase 'jaundiced'°' eye' became
Bartlett Jere Whiting - 1977 - 555 pages
|Eye-teeth E135 To look (see) with a jaundiced Eye 1777 Carter Diary 2.1125: I |
was going to return that all things look Yellow to the jaundiced eye. 1781
JWadsworth in Deane Papers 4.527: Caused you to see every thing with a
|And wheu that has once found a place in the heart, it causes much misery: "|
Evil eyes never see a good thing." All seems infected that the infected spy, As all
looks yellow to the jaundiced eye. Pope. Kmperor Theodosins II. gave his wife an
|On passing away from this plant, let us remark how, though Pope says That |
all looks yellow to the jaundiced eye, it is a poetical fiction; the jaundiced eye
looks yellow to all, but the sufferer's sense of colour is not altered by the stain in ...
Gordon Willard Allport - 1979 - 537 pages
|By so doing he evades the necessity for beholding the beam in his own eye. In |
the case of the ... But if we add the thought, "and all things that are yellow look
more yellow to the jaundiced eye," we include also the mote-beam mechanism.
|Your job is to find all the good you can in yourself, in others and in life. The good |
is there, believe me. If you look, you'll find plenty of good. A wise man once said
that all the world looks yellow to the jaundiced eye. Therefore, remove the ...
|JAUNDICED. All seems infected that the infected spy, As all looks yellow to the |
jaundiced eye. Pope, Essay on Criticism. JEALOUSY. Trifles light as air Are to the
jealous confirming strong As proofs of holy writ. Shakespeare, Othello.
|Where the eye sees from and how the eye sees are all important in writing: the |
viewpoint, both physically, character-wise and opinion-wise. It is all in the eyes,
just as 'all looks yellow to the jaundiced eye' and beauty is said to be 'in the eye
David Pierce - 2000 - 1351 pages
|At Night All Cats Are Grey was his first collection of short stories; other collections |
include All Looks Yellow To The Jaundiced Eye (1969) and A View From Calvary
(1976). There is a rawness about Boyle's stories and at times, as in the one ...