Quotations on Dream
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Many have changed so much that they have lost the magic of the dream that carried them on their own bootstraps.
- Peter Abrahams
(Keywords: Dream, Magic)
Chaos was the law of nature; Order was the dream of man.
- Henry B. Adams
(Keywords: Nature, Dream, Chaos, Law, Man, Order)
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
- John Quincy Adams
(Keywords: Leader, Dream, Actions)
If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
- Joseph Addison
(Keywords: Life, Dream, Hope, Act, Shadow)
It's definitely a dream come true to be recognized and to be able to sign autographs. But, it's also a lot of hard work and can be draining. If you don't know already, you will quickly learn who your real friends are.
- Christina Aguilera
(Keywords: Work, Dream, Friends, Hard work, Will)
We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing.
- Louisa May Alcott
(Keywords: Life, Power, Dream, Wishes)
Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
- Sholom Aleichem
(Keywords: Life, Dream, Comedy, Fool, Poor, Tragedy)
That was my dream, to drive for Ferrari, but I am not a kid any more. If Ferrari is the best team and if I get the chance to drive for Ferrari, it would be with pleasure.
- Jean Alesi
(Keywords: Dream, Chance, Pleasure)
Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand.
- Robert G. Allen
(Keywords: Dream, Wealth, Attention, Man, Opinions, Succeed)
What if nothing exists and we're all in somebody's dream?
- Woody Allen
(Keywords: Dream, Nothing)
But you know, I still had a dream of being able to go back home and tour.
- Luther Allison
(Keywords: Home, Dream, Being)
Music is harmony, harmony is perfection, perfection is our dream, and our dream is heaven.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Keywords: Music, Dream, Harmony, Heaven, Perfection)
I had to do something special coming in. I didn't do it, so I had to do it in the playoff. Winning the Mercedes is awesome. Winning three times is a dream come true.
- Stuart Appleby
(Keywords: Dream, Winning)
Hope is a waking dream.
(Keywords: Dream, Hope, Waking)
Hope is the dream of a waking man.
(Keywords: Dream, Hope, Man, Waking)
Because thou must not dream, thou need not despair.
- Matthew Arnold
(Keywords: Dream, Despair)
There's always been a lot of pressure and tension on the line. If 'Pi' didn't work out, I have no idea what my career would be. I don't think I would have gotten another shot at it. If 'Requiem for a Dream' didn't work out, they would have called me a 'one-hit wonder with a sophomore slump'.
- Darren Aronofsky
(Keywords: Work, Idea, Dream, Career, Pressure, Tension, Wonder)
Unfortunately I put the opening date on the 5th of December 1941 and on the 7th of December the Japanese bombarded Pearl Harbour. My dream of a theater in Washington D.C. came to a prompt end.
- Leon Askin
(Keywords: Dream, December, End, Theater, Washington)
My dream as a youngster was to be like Olivier. To be a great stage actor. To be a great Shakespearean actor. To me that is the Olympics of acting.
- Armand Assante
(Keywords: Dream, Acting, Actor)
Popular art is the dream of society; it does not examine itself.
- Margaret Atwood
(Keywords: Art, Dream, Society, Popular)
Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it.
- Sai Baba
(Keywords: Life, Love, Sacrifice, Dream, Challenge, Play, Song)
If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house, I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming, the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard
(Keywords: Peace, Dream, Day, Name)
There is no excellence without labor. One cannot dream oneself into either usefulness or happiness.
- Liberty Hyde Bailey
(Keywords: Happiness, Dream, Excellence, Labor, Usefulness)
When I used to live in the Brewster Projects, I always thought it would be fantastic to have a phone. I would dream about a phone.
- Florence Ballard
(Keywords: Thought, Dream, Projects)
The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality.
- Toni Cade Bambara
(Keywords: Dream, Failure, Friends)
I never got tired of Tom and Jerry, but I did have a dream of doing more with my life than making cartoons.
- Joseph Barbera
(Keywords: Life, Dream, Cartoons)
But whether it be dream or truth, to do well is what matters. If it be truth, for truth's sake. If not, then to gain friends for the time when we awaken.
- Pedro Calderon de la Barca
(Keywords: Time, Truth, Dream, Friends, Gain)
Vision without action is merely a dream. Action without vision just passes the time. Vision with action can change the world.
- Joel A. Barker
(Keywords: Change, Time, Dream, Action, Vision, World)
My mom passed away a day before high school started, and her dream was for me to be a full rock and roll guy, and play drums in a band.
- Travis Barker
(Keywords: Mom, Dream, Day, Play, School)
It's a dream come true, and with this music, with this Rossini, it's unbelievable how to express the joy and express the joy of the situation and the joy to play this music, to sing this music, it's really fantastic.
- Cecilia Bartoli
(Keywords: Music, Dream, Joy, Play)
There is no dream of love, however ideal it may be, which does not end up with a fat, greedy baby hanging from the breast.
- Charles Baudelaire
(Keywords: Love, Dream, Baby, End, May)
The dream of the Convention was born from the that children and their needs were not been considered when policies were being made, laws passed or actions undertaken.
- Carol Bellamy
(Keywords: Dream, Actions, Being, Children, Laws, Needs)
Be very clear as to what your dream is. Nowadays it is fairly certain that 90 percent of all actors really just want to be rich and famous as the solution to all that ails.
- Dirk Benedict
(Keywords: Dream, Actors, Famous, Solution, Want)
Boredom is the dream bird that hatches the egg of experience. A rustling in the leaves drives him away.
- Walter Benjamin
(Keywords: Experience, Dream, Boredom)
A dream becomes a goal when action is taken toward its achievement.
- Bo Bennett
(Keywords: Dream, Achievement, Action, Goal)
A dream collage is pictures of your goals. It is like your future photo album.
- Bo Bennett
(Keywords: Dream, Goals, Future)
I always wanted to be a rock star. That was my childhood dream. That's what I told everybody I was going to be when I grew up.
- Chester Bennington
(Keywords: Dream, Childhood)
From childhood on I have had the dream of life lived as a sacrament... the dream implied taking life ritually as something holy.
- Bernard Berenson
(Keywords: Life, Dream, Childhood)
Publicity is the life of this culture - in so far as without publicity capitalism could not survive - and at the same time publicity is its dream.
- John Berger
(Keywords: Life, Time, Dream, Capitalism, Culture, Publicity)
Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.
- Ingmar Bergman
(Keywords: Art, Music, Feelings, Dream, Conscience, Deep, Film)
Hunger and sex still dominate the primitive mammalian side of human existence, but at the present time it looks as if humanity were within sight of their satisfaction. Permanent plenty, no longer a Utopian dream, awaits the arrival of permanent peace.
- John Desmond Bernal
(Keywords: Peace, Time, Sex, Dream, Existence, Humanity, Hunger, Present, Satisfaction, Sight)
I remember being young in the 1960s... we had a great sense of the future, a great big hope. This is what is missing in the youth today. This being able to dream and to change the world.
- Bernardo Bertolucci
(Keywords: Change, Dream, Hope, Being, Future, Sense, Today, World, Youth)
No one's ever happy with their position in Hollywood. You hear that from people you'd never dream would complain.
- Yasmine Bleeth
(Keywords: People, Dream, Hollywood)
This is the city of dreamers and time and again it's the place where the greatest dream of all, the American dream, has been tested and has triumphed.
- Michael Bloomberg
(Keywords: Time, Dream, American)
And because no matter who you are, if you believe in yourself and your dream, New York will always be the place for you.
- Michael Bloomberg
(Keywords: Dream, Will)
For years I've kept a list of dream projects.
- Michael Bolton
(Keywords: Dream, Projects, Years)
The death tax punishes the American dream - making it virtually impossible for the average American family to build wealth across generations.
- Kit Bond
(Keywords: Death, Family, Dream, Wealth, American, Tax, Generations)
Part of the American dream is to own your own property - something no one can take from you.
- Henry Bonilla
(Keywords: Dream, American, Property)
You see, idealism detached from action is just a dream. But idealism allied with pragmatism, with rolling up your sleeves and making the world bend a bit, is very exciting. It's very real. It's very strong.
(Keywords: Dream, Action, Idealism, World)
Writing is nothing more than a guided dream.
- Jorge Luis Borges
(Keywords: Dream, Nothing, Writing)