in lines 433-435 in Oedipus Rex the king, Tiresias telss Oedipus: "you, even though you see clearly, do not see the scope of your evil, nor where you live, nor with whom you dwell. do you know your true descent?"
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Answered by Aslan
Tiresias, prophet of Apollo, is blind. He tells Oedipus that although his eye -sight is clear, he (Oedipus) is a "dumb-ass". Tiresais isn't talking about Oedipus's eyesight anymore. He says that Oedipus is blind to his own evil.