Dreams quotes page 2
You have to have a dream so you can get up in the morning.
The ninety and nine are with dreams, content, but the hope of the world made new, is the
hundredth man who is grimly bent on making those dreams come true.
Edgar Allan Poe
Vision is the art of seeing the invisible.
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
Henry David Thoreau
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Dreams are great. When they disappear you may still be here, but you will have ceased
Dream up the kind of world you want to live in. Dream out loud!
Trust in dreams, for in them is the hidden gate to eternity.
When our memories outweigh our dreams, it is then that we become old.
We dream to give ourselves hope. To stop dreaming - well, that's like saying you can never
change your fate.
Amy Tan, The Hundred Secret Senses
Get excited and enthusiastic about your own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire – you
can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back -
life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
The only thing that shatters dreams is compromise.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go
The dream is the small hidden door in the deepest and most intimate sanctum of the
which opens to that primeval cosmic night that was soul long before there was conscious ego
and will be soul far beyond what a conscious ego could ever reach.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
To accomplish big things I am convinced you must first dream big dreams. True, it must
line with progress, human and divine, or you are wasting your prayer. It has to be backed by
work and faith, or it has no hands and feet. Maybe there's even an element of luck mixed in.
But I am sure now that, without this master plan, you have nothing.
Motivation is when your dreams put on work clothes.
The dream is a spontaneous happening and therefore dangerous to a control system
by the non-dreamers.
William S. Burroughs
I respect the man who knows distinctly what he wishes. The greater part of all mischief in
the world arises from the fact that men do not sufficiently understand their own aims. They
have undertaken to build a tower, and spend no more labor on the foundation than would be
necessary to erect a hut.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are
limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were.
John F. Kennedy
No one is going to come to your house and make your dreams come true.
Fatigue dominates the life of those who are living without direction and dreams.
We have no dreams at all or interesting ones. We should learn to be awake the same way -
not at all or in an interesting manner.