The eyes are the window to our soul. Our soul comprises our mind, heart, and will. Our minds influence our emotions and our emotions our actions. Thus, an empty mind is an empty soul. An empty soul produces useless eyes.
An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward. So when life is dragging you back with difficulties, it means that it's going to launch you into something great. So just focus, and keep aiming. My arrow tattoo next!
"to achieve skill through knowledge- that has been my purpose. to record the manners, ideas and aspect of the age as I myself saw them- to be a man as well as a painter, in short to create living art - that is my aim" Gustave Courbet ~