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Quote of the day October 23rd, 2014

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A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmets, some gourmands, and a good many take their images precooked out of a can and swallow them down whole, absent-mindedly and with little relish.

W. H. Auden

A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.

Bo Bennett

A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams.

Umberto Eco

A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown.

Denis Waitley

A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.

Oscar Wilde

A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.

Source Unknown

A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.

John Barrymore

A man that is born falls into a dream like a man who falls into the sea. If he tries to climb out into the air as inexperienced people endeavor to do, he drowns.

Joseph Conrad

A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.

ZADOK RABINOWITZ

A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.

Zadok Rabinwitz

Ah, great it is to believe the dream as we stand in youth by the starry stream; but a greater thing is to fight life through and say at the end, the dream is true!

Edwin Markham

Aim for your star, no matter how far, you must reach high above and touch your life with love, you must never look back, but charge on! Attack! See your goal your star of desire, see it red hot, feel it burning, you must be obsessed with it to make it you

Bob Smith

All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together.

Jack Kerouac

All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.

T. E. Lawrence

All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possibl

Thomas Edward Lawrence (of Arabia)

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men; they act out their

Thomas E. Lawrence

All men of action are dreamers.

James G. Huneker

All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.

William Faulkner

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.

Walt Disney

All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.

Elias Canetti

All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.

Orison Swett Marden

America has been a land of dreams. A land where the aspirations of people from countries cluttered with rich, cumbersome, aristocratic, ideological pasts can reach for what once seemed unattainable. Here they have tried to make dreams come true. Yet now..

Daniel J. Boorstin

And our dreams are who we are.

Barbara Sher

Anyone can escape into sleep, we are all geniuses when we dream, the butcher's the poet's equal there.

E. M. Cioran, The Tempation to Exist

Are you disappointed, discouraged and discontented with your present level of success? Are you secretly dissatisfied with your present status? Do you want to become a better and more beautiful person than you are today? Would you like to be able to really

Robert H. Schuller

Be a dreamer. If you don't know how to dream, you're dead.

Jim Valvano

Because thou must not dream, thou need not despair.

Matthew Arnold

Before your dreams can come true, you have to have those dreams.

Joyce Brothers

Big thinking precedes great achievement.

Wilferd A. Peterson

Both mind and heart when given up to reveries and dreaminess, have a thousand avenues open for the entrance of evil.

Charles Simmons

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

But sure there is need of other remedies than dreaming, a weak contention of art against nature.

Michel de Montaigne

Castles in the air - -they are so easy to take refuge in. And so easy to build as well.

Henrik Ibsen

Cherish your vision and your dreams as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napoleon Hill

Cutting the space budget really restores my faith in humanity. It eliminates dreams, goals, and ideals and lets us get straight to the business of hate, debauchery, and self-annihilation.

Johnny Hart

Deep into the darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before

Edgar Allan Poe, The Raven

Democracy is only a dream: it should be put in the same category as Arcadia, Santa Claus, and Heaven.

H. L. MENCKEN

Did anyone ever have a boring dream?

Ralph Hodgson

Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie.

William Ellery Channing

Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream it, you can make it so.

Belva Davis

Don't ever let anyone steal your dreams.

Dexter Yager

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die tomorrow.

James Dean

Dream big and dare to fail.

Norman D. Vaughan

Dream is not a revelation. If a dream affords the dreamer some light on himself, it is not the person with closed eyes who makes the discovery but the person with open eyes lucid enough to fit thoughts together. Dream --a scintillating mirage surrounded b

Michel Leiris

Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.

James Allen

Dream manfully and nobly, and thy dreams shall be prophets.

Edward George Bulwer-Lytton

Dream manfully and nobly, and thy dreams shall be prophets.

Robert Bulwer-Lytton

Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.

Johann von Goethe

Dream the impossible dream, Fight the unbeatable foe, Strive with your last ounce of courage, to reach the unreachable star.

Joe Darion

Dreaming is an act of pure imagination, attesting in all men a creative power, which, if it were available in waking, would make every man a Dante or Shakespeare.

Francis Herbert Hedge

Dreaming permits each and everyone of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives.

Richard M. DeVos

Dreaming permits each and everyone of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives.

William Dement

Dreams are free.

Source Unknown

Dreams are illustrations... from the book your soul is writing about you.

Marsha Norman

Dreams are necessary to life.

Anais Nin

Dreams are real as long as they last. Can we say more of life?

Havelock Ellis

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born

Dale Turner

Dreams are the touchstones of our character.

Henry David Thoreau

Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions.

Edgar Cayce

Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.

John Updike

Dreams get you into the future and add excitement to the present.

Robert Conklin

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That's why dreamers are lonely.

Erma Bombeck

Dreams have only the pigmentation of fact.

Djuna Barnes

Dreams have their place in managerial activity, but they need to be kept severely under control.

Lord Weinstock

Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.

ANAIS NIN

Dreams show you that you have the power…

Helen Schucman

Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.

Baltasar Gracian

Even interpretations based on depth-psychological dream theories often meet with some success; this despite the fact that their assumptions are purely speculative, while conclusions drawn from those assumptions, such as the posited relationship between la

Medard Boss, I dreamt last night ..., 1977

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

HARRIET TUBMAN

Everything starts as somebody's day dream.

Larry Niven

Focus more on your desire than on your doubt, and the dream will take care of itself. You may be surprised at how easily this happens. Your doubts are not as powerful as your desires, unless you make them so.

Marcia Wieder

Follow your bliss.

Joseph Campbell

For in the end it is Middle-Earth and its dwellers that we love, not Tolkien's considerable gifts in showing it to us. I said once that the world he charts was there long before him, and I still believe it. He is a great enough magician to tap our most co

Peter S. Beagle, from the Foreword to The Fellowship of the Ring

For my own part, I declare I know nothing whatever about it. But to look at the stars always makes me dream, as simply as I dream over the black dots of a map representing towns and villages. Why, I ask myself, should the shining dots of the sky not be as

Vincent van Gogh, Letter to Theo van Gogh, July 9, 1888

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Denis Waitley

God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Had I the heavens' embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the dark cloths Of night and light and the half-light, I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have

William Butler Yeats, He wishes for the Cloths of Heaven, 1899

He dreamed he was eating shredded wheat and woke up to find the mattress half gone.

Fred A. Allen

He felt that his whole life was some kind of dream and he sometimes wondered whose it was and whether they were enjoying it.

Douglas Adams

His life was a sort of dream, as are most lives with the mainspring left out.

Source Unknown

How many of our daydreams would darken into nightmares, were there a danger of their coming true!

Logan Pearsall Smith

I always have to dream up there against the stars. If I don't dream I will make it, I won't even get close.

Henry J. Kaiser

I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake.

Rene Descartes

I believe that any single dream contains the essential message about our existence.

Frederick Salomon Perls

I do not understand the capricious lewdness of the sleeping mind.

John Cheever

I don't design clothes, I design dreams.

Ralph Lauren

I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.

M. C. Escher

I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.

Marie E. Eschenbach

I dream of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.

Abraham Lincoln

I dream of you to wake; would that I might Dream of you and not wake but slumber on…

Christina Rossetti

I dream, therefore I exist.

J. August Strindberg

I dreamed a thousand new paths. I woke and walked my old one.

Chinese Proverb

I fly in dreams, I know it is my privilege, I do not recall a single situation in dreams when I was unable to fly. To execute every sort of curve and angle with a light impulse, a flying mathematics - that is so distinct a happiness that it has permanentl

Friedrich Nietzsche, Unpublished fragments dating to Fall 1881

I have always been amazed at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more credence and attaches so much more importance to waking events than to those occurring in dreams... Man... is above all the plaything of his memory.

Andre Breton

I have always been amazed at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more credence and attaches so much more importance to waking events than to those occurring in dreams.... Man...is above all the plaything of his memory.

Andr, Surrealist Manifestos, 1924

I have dreamed in my life, dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my ideas; they have gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the color of my mind.

Emily Bronte

I have had a most rare vision. I have had a dream past the wit of man to say what dream it was. Man is but an ass if he go about to expound this dream.

William Shakespeare

I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.

Jonas Salk

I have heard it said that the first ingredient of success -- the earliest spark in the dreaming youth -- if this; dream a great dream.

John A. Appleman

I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

HENRY DAVID THOREAU

I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

THOMAS JEFFERSON

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson

I remember when I was in school, they would ask, What are you going to be when you grow up? and then you'd have to draw a picture of it. I drew a picture of myself as a bride.

Gwen Stefani

I speak of love that comes to mind: The moon is faithful, although blind; She moves in thought she cannot speak. Perfect care has made her bleak. I never dreamed the sea so deep, The earth so dark; so long my sleep, I have become another child. I wake to

Allen Ginsberg, An Eastern Ballad

I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.

Madonna Ciccone

I tell people I'm too stupid to know what's impossible. I have ridiculously large dreams, and half the time they come true.

Debi Thomas

I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long. If we're in each others dreams, we can be together all the time.

HOBBES (OF CALVIN AND ...)

I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long. If we're in each other's dreams, we can play together all night.

Bill Watterson

I want to keep my dreams, even bad ones, because without them, I might have nothing all night long.

Joseph Heller

I wanted so badly to study ballet, but it was really all about wearing the tutu. On the subject of her early aspirations

Elle Macpherson

I wept in my dreams. I dreamed you lay in the grave; I awoke, and the tears still poured down my cheeks. I wept in my dreams, I dreamed you had left me; I awoke and I went on weeping long and bitterly. I wept in my dreams, I dreamed you were still kin

Heinrich Heine

Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together.

Eugene Ionesco

If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.

MARCEL PROUST

If all of our wishes were gratified, many of our dreams would be destroyed.

Source Unknown

If growing up is the process of creating ideas and dreams about what life should be, then maturity is letting go again.

MARY BETH DANIELSON

If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer.

Barack Obama, Victory speech in US presidential election, home state of Chicago, November 4, 2008.

If there were dreams to sell, what would you buy?

Thomas Lovell Beddoes

If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember this whole thing was started by a mouse.

Walt Disney

If you don't have a dream, how are you going to make a dream come true?

Oscar Hammerstein

If you force the trail to emerge and turn with your every command, then most likely it will only become what you imagined. If you just enjoy the anticipation of each new curve and seize it as it comes, the road around the bend might lead to the unimaginab

Bryan Hufalar, (quotation submitted to Quoteland)

If you have a dream, give it a chance to happen.

Richard M. DeVos

If you have only two pennies left in the world, with the first penny, you should buy rice to feed your family. With the second penny, say the wise Japanese, you should buy a lily. The Japanese understand the importance of dreaming...

Japanese Proverb, from Lilies Words and Music: Annie Walker, October, 1999

If you lose hope, somehow you lose the vitality that keeps life moving, you lose that courage to be, that quality that helps you go on in spite of it all. And so today I still have a dream. The Trumpet of Conscience

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.


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