Quotations on Dreams
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My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage.
- Clay Aiken
(Keywords: Power, Dreams, Mother, Courage)
I'm aware of the mystery around us, so I write about coincidences, premonitions, emotions, dreams, the power of nature, magic.
- Isabel Allende
(Keywords: Power, Dreams, Nature, Emotions, Magic, Mystery)
We had common interests in the beauty of the French language. We both had a tremendous love of jazz. We shared dreams of getting married and having a family, living in the country, leading an idyllic life.
- David Amram
(Keywords: Beauty, Dreams, Life, Love, Family, Country, Jazz, Language, Leading, Living)
My work is to reach people with ideas, hopes, dreams, encouragement, insight, and revelation. That's what an actor wants to do.
- John Astin
(Keywords: Work, Dreams, People, Ideas, Actor, Encouragement)
I'd really like to get the girl, shoot the gun, drive the car, have fun. I even have these kind of action dreams, where I'm the action guy.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Car, Dreams, Action, Fun)
My life has been a continuous fulfillment of dreams. It appears that everything I saw and did has a new, and perhaps, more significant meaning, every time I see it. The earth is good. It is a privilege to live thereon.
- Liberty Hyde Bailey
(Keywords: Life, Time, Dreams, Earth, Fulfillment, Meaning, Privilege)
The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fantasies. No more. It's over. It supplies the world with its nightmares now: the Kennedy assassination, Watergate, Vietnam.
- J. G. Ballard
(Keywords: Car, Dreams, American, Assassination, Vietnam, World)
It is great good health to believe, as the Hindus do, that there are 33 million gods and goddesses in the world. It is great good health to want to understand one's dreams. It is great good health to desire the ambiguous and paradoxical.
- Clive Barker
(Keywords: Health, Dreams, Gods, Desire, Want, World)
We are people with all the hopes, dreams, passions, and faults of everyone else. Eighty percent of us are born into families with no history of dwarfism.
- Billy Barty
(Keywords: History, Dreams, People, Faults)
Ironically, it is exactly because we are a city that embraces freedom, that welcomes everyone and encourages their dreams, that New York remains on the front lines in the war on terror.
- Michael Bloomberg
(Keywords: War, Dreams, Freedom, Terror)
It is exactly because we are a city that embraces freedom, that welcomes everyone and encourages their dreams, that New York remains on the front lines in the war on terror.
- Michael Bloomberg
(Keywords: War, Dreams, Freedom, Terror)
We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams.
- Les Brown
(Keywords: Design, Dreams, Life, Force)
It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?
- Jim Carrey
(Keywords: Death, Dreams, Risk, Surrender)
To become truly immortal, a work of art must escape all human limits: logic and common sense will only interfere. But once these barriers are broken, it will enter the realms of childhood visions and dreams.
- Giorgio de Chirico
(Keywords: Art, Dreams, Work, Childhood, Common sense, Logic, Visions, Will)
Looking back 25 years later, what I may say is that the facts have been far better than the dreams. In the long course of cell life on this earth it remained, for our age for our generation, to receive the full ownership of our inheritance.
- Albert Claude
(Keywords: Age, Life, Dreams, Earth, Facts, Inheritance, May, Ownership, Years)
I love to work with the younger kids who are trying to live out their dreams, if in fact that's what they plan on doing after college to take the next step. A very select few have that opportunity so when you do have the opportunity you know, those guys take advantage of it.
- Roger Clemens
(Keywords: Love, Work, Dreams, Opportunity, College, Fact, Kids, Trying)
Follow your dreams, work hard, practice and persevere. Make sure you eat a variety of foods, get plenty of exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
- Sasha Cohen
(Keywords: Work, Dreams, Exercise, Practice, Variety)
I enjoy making solo albums because over the years it's evolved into more of a genuine personal expression of story-telling and day dreams, and I work in a way that has more control.
- Bruce Dickinson
(Keywords: Work, Dreams, Control, Day, Expression, Years)
If you're the type of person who has to fulfill your dreams, you've gotta be resourceful to make sure you can do it. I came out to California when I was 21, thinking my New York credentials would take me all the way. I came back home a year later all dejected and a failure.
- Vin Diesel
(Keywords: Home, Dreams, Failure, Thinking)
All art is exorcism. I paint dreams and visions too; the dreams and visions of my time. Painting is the effort to produce order; order in yourself. There is much chaos in me, much chaos in our time.
- Otto Dix
(Keywords: Art, Dreams, Time, Chaos, Effort, Order, Painting, Visions)
My imagination completely controls me, and forever feeds the fire that burns with dark red light in my heart by bringing me the best dreams. I've always had a wild imagination, a big heart and a tortured soul so I feel that dark fantasy, love and horror are in my blood.
- Kim Elizabeth
(Keywords: Imagination, Love, Dreams, Soul, Heart, Blood, Fantasy, Fire, Horror, Light)
She still talks to me now, only now she talks to me in my dreams. And I can't wait to go to sleep tonight because we have a lot to talk about. I love you.
- Jamie Foxx
(Keywords: Love, Dreams, Now, Sleep, Talk)
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
- Robert Fulghum
(Keywords: Death, Dreams, Imagination, Love, Experience, History, Knowledge, Hope, Cure, Facts, Grief, Laughter, Myth)
We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.
- Judy Garland
(Keywords: Death, Time, Dreams, Imagination, Illusion, Reality)
Computers are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion, love, and understanding.
- Louis Gerstner
(Keywords: Computers, Dreams, Love, Compassion, Machine, Spirit, Tools, Understanding)
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
- Khalil Gibran
(Keywords: Trust, Dreams, Eternity)
People need dreams, there's as much nourishment in 'em as food.
- Dorothy Gilman
(Keywords: Food, Dreams, People)
Jazz to me is a living music. It's a music that since its beginning has expressed the feelings, the dreams, hopes, of the people.
- Dexter Gordon
(Keywords: Music, Dreams, People, Feelings, Beginning, Jazz, Living)
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
- Victor Hugo
(Keywords: Death, Dreams, Life, Utopia)
Men act out like they're horrified by marriage, but when they find the woman of their dreams, they love it.
- Rachel Hunter
(Keywords: Love, Men, Dreams, Marriage, Act, Woman)
We have lost that which has made us great over the generations, and that is the sense of individual and personal responsibility that we can come up, we can pursue our dreams and our aspirations and we won't be blocked by government regulation, by the inability to get a loan as a small business to make our dreams come true.
- Jon Huntsman, Jr.
(Keywords: Business, Dreams, Government, Aspirations, Generations, Responsibility, Sense)
In Nicaragua, liberty, equality and the rule of law were the stuff of dreams. But in Paris I discovered the value of those words.
- Bianca Jagger
(Keywords: Equality, Dreams, Law, Liberty, Paris, Value, Words)
Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he built an asylum for the insane, in his old age he was himself an inmate.
- Soren Kierkegaard
(Keywords: Age, Dreams, Old, Youth)
There has been enough suffering in our country, there has been enough of children whose dreams die before they have a chance to grow and there has been enough of our elders who, having served their nation, are forced into indignity in their old age.
- John Agyekum Kufuor
(Keywords: Age, Dreams, Chance, Children, Country, Nation, Old, Suffering)
I don't design clothes, I design dreams.
- Ralph Lauren
(Keywords: Design, Dreams, Clothes)
We are selling dreams. We are merchants of happiness.
- Bernard Loiseau
(Keywords: Happiness, Dreams, Selling)
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
(Keywords: Life, Dreams, Charity, Man, Service, Visions)
I never ask a man what his business is, for it never interests me. What I ask him about are his thoughts and dreams.
- H. P. Lovecraft
(Keywords: Business, Dreams, Thoughts, Man)
Now, everybody, I suppose, is aware that in recent years the silly business of divination by dreams has ceased to be a joke and has become a very serious science.
- Arthur Machen
(Keywords: Business, Dreams, Science, Now, Silly, Years)
Our life is composed greatly from dreams, from the unconscious, and they must be brought into connection with action. They must be woven together.
- Anais Nin
(Keywords: Life, Dreams, Action, Connection, Unconscious)
From time immemorial artistic insights have been revealed to artists in their sleep and in dreams, so that at all times they ardently desired them.
(Keywords: Time, Dreams, Artists, Sleep)
In opposition to this detachment, he finds an image of man which contains within itself man's dreams, man's illness, man's redemption from the misery of poverty - poverty which can no longer be for him a sign of the acceptance of life.
- Salvatore Quasimodo
(Keywords: Life, Dreams, Acceptance, Illness, Man, Misery, Opposition, Poverty)
I paint what cannot be photographed, that which comes from the imagination or from dreams, or from an unconscious drive.
- Man Ray
(Keywords: Imagination, Dreams, Unconscious)
You know, my dad served in the President's Cabinet after his time as a governor. He told me he enjoyed being governor a lot more. Now, I understand why. If I do my job well, I can make a difference in people's lives and I can help our children realize their dreams.
- Mitt Romney
(Keywords: Dad, Dreams, Time, People, Being, Children, Difference, Help, Job, Now, President)
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
(Keywords: Beauty, Dreams, Future)
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
- Theodore Roosevelt
(Keywords: Time, Dreams, Old, Senses)
Just what future the Designer of the universe has provided for the souls of men I do not know, I cannot prove. But I find that the whole order of Nature confirms my confidence that, if it is not like our noblest hopes and dreams, it will transcend them.
- Henry Norris Russell
(Keywords: Men, Nature, Dreams, Confidence, Future, Order, Universe, Will)
We need affordable space travel to inspire our youth, to let them know that they can experience their dreams, can set significant goals and be in a position to lead all of us to future progress in exploration, discovery and fun. Thanks to the X Prize for the inspiration.
- Burt Rutan
(Keywords: Experience, Travel, Dreams, Inspiration, Progress, Goals, Discovery, Exploration, Fun, Future, Space, Youth)
The success I have achieved in bodybuilding, motion pictures, and business would not have been possible without the generosity of the American people and the freedom here to pursue your dreams.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger
(Keywords: Business, Dreams, Success, People, American, Freedom, Generosity)
Death is the mother of Beauty; hence from her, alone, shall come fulfillment to our dreams and our desires.
- Wallace Stevens
(Keywords: Death, Dreams, Mother, Beauty, Fulfillment)