hatred is as blind as love

hatred is as blind as love

If you hate someone, you are incapable of seeing them as they really are. I can't believe I initially disliked Paul—he's such a fun guy! I guess hatred is as blind as love. People on both sides of the political divide seem incapable of regarding each other as compatriots. Instead, hatred is as blind as love, and they only see one another as enemies less than human.
See also: blind, hatred, love
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
See also: