2Co_4:18 While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.
The things we see hold such power over us. They tempt us from afar and draw us with the promise of some physical satisfaction. The flesh aids them with sometimes insatiable desire and we are helpless victims of our own lusts it seems. However, the things we can’t see with these natural eyes are eternal, spiritual and everlasting.
1Pe_1:8 Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory: