Quotes On Dreams

Have you often wondered what different people had to say about dreams? Here are various quotes on dreams just for you.
| Monday, September 22, 2008

Every night as I lie awake in bed I pray that the night will pass in peace and I will wake up with a dream that will someday turn into reality. That's the reason I write quotes on dreams on post-its and leave it all around the house, believing in the manifestation of my dreams.

“A dream is a wish your heart makes.” - Walt Disney

“We see but in dreams the ideal.” - Henri Cazalis

“Dreams are the seedlings of reality.” - Napoleon Hill

“If we couldn't dream, our lives wouldn't mean anything anymore.” - Georg Kaiser

“Dreams do not vanish, so long as people do not abandon them.” - Phantom F. Harlock

“Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions.” - Edgar Cayce

“When your dreams tire, they go underground and out of kindness that's where they stay.” - Libby Houston

“You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.” - James A. Froude

“America just works better when more people have a chance to live their dreams.” - Bill Clinton

“If I dream I have you, I have you, For, all our joys are but fantastical.” - John Donne

“I dream, therefore I exist.” - August Strindberg

“Sometimes dreams alter the course of an entire life.” - Judith Duerk

“If your dreams turn to dust....vacuum.” - Unknown

“Trust in dreams, for in them is the hidden gate to eternity.” - Kahill Gibran

“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.” - Goethe

“Look to this day! For it is life, the very life of life. For yesterday is but a dream And tomorrow is only a vision But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness And tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day! Such is the salutation of the dawn.” - Kalidasa

“Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.” - Anais N

“One of the most adventurous things left us is to go to bed. For no one can lay a hand on our dreams.” - E. V. Lucas

“Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of the week.” - William Dement

“Those dreams that on the silent night intrude, and with false flitting shapes our minds delude ... are mere productions of the brain. And fools consult interpreters in vain.” - Jonathan Swift

“Dreams last as long as you let them ... both good and bad.” - Michael Marshall

“A dream that is not interpreted is like a letter that has not been opened.” - The Talmud

“The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality.” - Toni Cade Bambera

“Dreams do come true, if we only wish hard enough, You can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it.” - Sir James Matthew Barrie

“In dreams the mind is constantly giving you substitutes just to protect sleep. And the same is happening while you are awake. The mind is giving you substitutes just to protect your sanity; otherwise you will be scattered in fragments.” - Osho

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” - Eleanor Roosevelt

“The problems of the world cannot possible 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 Keats

“Dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.” - John Updike

“The dream is the small hidden door in the deepest and most intimate sanctum of the soul, 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.” - Carl Jung

“They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.” - Edgar Allen Poe

“What I want to do is travel deep and deeper into the dreamlands, to find that place that I know is waiting for me here. My home.” - Charles De Lint

“Listen to the colour of your dreams.” - The Beatles

“Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.” - Pamela Vaull Starr

“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

“When you have a dream you've got to grab it and never let go.” - Carol Burnett

“Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not.” - George Bernard Shaw

“I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly, because you tread on my dreams.” - William Butler Yeats

“Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the action stems the dream again; and this inter-dependence produces the highest form of living.” - Anias Nin

“A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.” - Zadok Rabinowitz

“Fanatics have their dreams, wherewith they weave A paradise for a sect.” - John Keats

“The general function of dreams is to try to restore our psychological balance by producing dream material that re-establishes, in a subtle way, the total psychic equilibrium.” - Carl Jung

“There is a psychological technique which makes it possible to interpret dreams, and ... if that procedure is employed, every dream reveals itself as a psychical structure which has a meaning and which can be inserted at an assignable point in the mental activities of waking life.” - Sigmund Freud

“All that we see or seem Is but a dream within a dream.” - Edgar Allen Poe

“Dreams are more real than reality itself, they're closer to the self.” - Gao Xingjian

“There is nothing like a dream to create the future.” - Victor Hugo

“Only as high as I reach can I grow Only as far as I seek can I go, Only as deep as I look can I see, Only as much as I dream can I be.” - Karen Ravn

“The dream follows the interpretation.” - The Talmud

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