Yes! Exactly. “…an eye for an eye…” under the law LIMITS retribution to the damage done. Therefore, you are not justified in murdering the person who caused you to lose sight in one eye. If people believed this and acted on it, there wouldn’t be any road rage.
Every Christian should be enough of a Bible scholar to know such things, rather than falling into the world’s misconceptions, mis-quotings, and misunderstandings of God’s Word.