Quotation Explorer - 'Dreaming'

A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness. - Jean Genet
I was either still dreaming or I had entered an alternate reality where I was a flippin' insane person. I doubted I had entered an alternate reality and a quick slap to my own face proved I wasn't still dreaming. -Sage Hannigan, Contingency - P.S. Martinez
Yet the stupid believe they are awake, busily and brightly assuming they understand things, calling this man ruler, that one herdsman how dense! Confucius and you are both dreaming! And when I say you are dreaming, I am dreaming, too. Words like these will be labeled the Supreme Swindle. - Zhuangzi
Today, I went to sleep under a plum tree. There, I dreamed I was a butterfly, flying so pleasently. Then, I fell asleep, and the dream ended. Now- I have to ask myself - am I Zhuang Zi who dreamed of a butterfly? Or am I that butterfly, dreaming I am Zhuang Zi? - Zhuangzi
Lucid Dreaming is the ability of a brain to download the information of a possible futuristic state of an event from a Parallel Universe. - Vishwanath S J
gimme thousands of choices of joy and glory. gimme dreaming promises that lift up my intention.I won't take one of them at all cos I've chosen my own and it's you - neo wasiman
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet. - Victor Hugo
Dream too much,but keep dreaming of big one.this one will be your success story one day. - Mohammed Sekouty
What you are seeing and hearing right now is nothing but a dream. You are dreaming right now in this moment. You are dreaming with the brain awake. - Don Miguel Ruiz
We do not stop dreaming and producing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop thinking and imaging. The spirit and mind grow stronger with time. - Ibrahim Emile
A chinese philosopher once had a dream that he was a butterfly. From that day on, he was never quite certain that he was not a butterfly, dreaming that he was a man. - Unknown
I'm dreaming of sleeping next to you and feeling like a lost little boy in a brand new town I'm counting my sheep and each one that passes is another dream to ashes And they all fall down.- Sleeping to Dream - Jason Mraz
When other girls were dreaming about love, she dreamt of love too, but in an entirely different context - the ones they took for granted. - Donna Lynn Hope
Don’t be afraid to have goals and dreams. Even in the face of haters and those who do not believe in you, don’t stop dreaming. - Auliq Ice
Within and within. Dreaming. How we gentle our losses into paler ghosts. - Peter Heller
Every time I dream, you are present in them and every time I open my eyes and see you next to me it seems like I am still dreaming. - Auliq Ice
To dream only of what is ‘possible’ is to be fooled into believing that one is dreaming in the first place. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
They said my dreams were too insignificant to matter, and they might just be right. The thing however is, I owe it to myself to find out if they are. The only way I can do that is to keep dreaming and living my dream. If in the end they are right, at least I can tell myself I did my best. - Bidemi Mark-Mordi
Living in dreams of yesterday, we find ourselves still dreaming of impossible future conquest... - Charles A. Lindbergh
Okay, so he wasn't dreaming anymore, but did this fall into same song second verse? He would just have to play this out and see what happened. - Kindle Alexander
Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all is a form of planning. - Gloria Steinem
I don’t see it as my role to save or rescue anybody any more than regular people feel the need to rescue each other from sleeping and dreaming. - Jed McKenna
For me the experience of writing is really an experience of losing control.… I think it’s very much like dreaming or like surfing. You go out there and wait for a wave, and when it comes it takes you somewhere and you don’t know where it’ll go. - Margaret Atwood
‪#‎DREAM‬ ‪#‎BIG‬ Dreaming is Legal..Dreaming Big is not illegal either.. :-) - Abha Maryada Banerjee
The moment a man stops dreaming is the moment he petrifies inside... - Roger Ebert
I thought I was dreaming and I dreamed. - Марко Соколовић
Dreaming is beautiful but actions makes it a reality that unfolds its true beauty. - Debasish Mridha
Between living and dreaming there is a third thing. Guess it. - Antonio Machado
Always dream big because once you stop dreaming you stop living. - Alcurtis Turner
It seems that I have been held in some dreaming stateA tourist in the waking world world, never quite awake.No kiss, no gentle word could wake me from this slumber,Until I realised that it was you who held me under. - Florence + the Machine
I asked you to dare to dream, there is no price tag in dreaming. - Andrew Eggelton
i just stopped from dreaming and woke up,just like a dream to be loved back is just a dream you have to accept,it was just glimpse of hopes you wanna take it to reality, nothing more, nothing less - Jinnul Jr.
My pillows are dreaming, not me.With my eyes closed I only try to feel how they dream. - Munia Khan
I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night, 'There must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest.' - Marilyn Monroe
I dreamt we walked together along the shore. We made satisfying small talk and laughed. This morning I found sand in my shoe and a seashell in my pocket. Was I only dreaming? - Maya Angelou
When you punish a person for dreaming his dreamDon't expect him to thank or forgive you. - John Darnielle
Dreaming is easy. Creativity is a lot of work. - E. Obeng-Amoako Edmonds
Let us have no guiltLeft to wasteFor dreaming still. - Scott Hastie
Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives. - William C. Dement
Practical people would be more practical if they would take a little more time for dreaming.
if you just go on dreaming then it stays a dream and becomes stale and dead. But first to dream and then to do isn't that the way to make a dream come true - Meindert DeJong
There is nothing wrong with dreaming, but there is everything wrong with dreaming without any intention to make the dream a reality. - Unarine Ramaru
The day you stop dreaming, you stop creating the future as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The world is waiting for you to seize the day and make the most of it! Who knows what could be possible. Keep dreaming, keep hoping, keep believing, keep doing! - Akiroq Brost
Never stop dreaming. Never stop listening to the music that is inside of you. - Debasish Mridha
If you dreamed to have a tranquil life then do not bother either exasperate or infuriate other's life. Dreaming a tranquil life is good but you cannot surmount it if you have a lot of foes indeed. - Albert Subrado
Having a dream, living that dream, losing that dream, dreaming again and then having that dream come true again is one of the greatest feelings ever because I`m stronger. - Aaron Carter
Mistress Creation keeps calling my name... i long for her, and she, for me... we will be reunited soon. In the interim, i bide my time dreaming of her, writing about her and stretching her across the vast landscape of my imagination. "Soon", i whisper to her, "Soon - Jaeda DeWalt
Me: I am very busy now. Can you please excuse me for few minutes?She: Oh ok. But why are you sweating all over your body?Me: I am very busy, that is why. I am dreaming extra-large dreams. - Israelmore Ayivor
Thou hast nor youth nor age, but, as it were, an after-dinner's sleep, dreaming on both. - William Shakespeare
I thought that there could be no revolt against nature. I accepted the landscape without dreaming that, behind, there still prowled large skeletons without fur. With just one sign, I thought I was able to make them rise up outside their refuges... - Roger Vitrac
Never forget: loving, respecting; tolerances in your fellow-creature is a the lonely way of living free en gracefully and beautifully , and forever, never stop dreaming ,believing ,hoping and smiling and your be the most free in this slave world - Vanda Ileidy borges almeida
Life without dreaming is like living without meaning. - Sivaprakash Sidhu Sivaprakash G Sivaprakash Gopal, sivaprakash sidhu, sivaprakash, sivaprakash, sidh
But then comes a time when forgetting isn't possible. And I do mean a particular time when no amount of dreaming, not then and maybe not ever, can change how naked and unimportant we become in our own eyes. - Stig Dagerman
Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night. - Charles A. Fisher
The log on the fire: is it dreaming of the forest? - Marty Rubin
Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. - Gloria Steinem
Never stop dreaming or reading. - A.B. Shepherd
Dreams are rough copies of the waking soul Yet uncorrected of the higher will, So that men sometimes in their dreams confessAn unsuspected, or forgotten, self; -Since Dreaming, Madness, Passion, are akinIn missing each that salutory reinOf reason, and the grinding will of man. - Pedro Calderón de la Barca
Before you start your full day of watching Equestrian Square Dancing, Soccer Balling, Hoop Dreaming, Cricket Batting, Rugby Punching, Volleyball Chopping, Skateboard Falling, Martial Arts Bowing, Bicycle Peddlers, and College Football Hecklers, maybe we have time to learn somethingScientifically. - James Hauenstein
Dream by making and make by dreaming. - Dejan Stojanovic
Let us bring peace to the world by dreaming of peace. - Debasish Mridha
One of the tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon - instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today. - Dale Carnegie
Keep dreaming, dreams have no limit. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The purpose of life is to live it being self-aware in the eternal now with its infinite versions of us. It is about living our dreams, and not just dreaming about living them one day. - Raphael Zernoff
Dreaming is good, but actions are better. Actions are what transform dreams into reality. - Debasish Mridha
What came to me later in those dark, dreaming hours put paid to that though and as always my mind led me treacherously back to the bleak and inescapable truth. There was no cure for what one had seen or done. - Hannah Blatchford
Dancing is like dreaming with your feet!
Think of money as energy like you would love and then the belief in the universe will provide all you have been dreaming of. - Nikki Rowe
Somewhere along the way, Capitalism reduced the idea of justice to mean just "human rights," and the idea of dreaming of equality became blasphemous. We are not fighting to tinker with reforming a system that needs to be replaced. - Arundhati Roy
Too many people stop dreaming about what life could be and just focus on survival. It doesn't have to be that way. The size of your bank account or level of education doesn't matter when it comes to dreaming. - Mary Miller
He who has the audacity to stop you from dreaming is he who had given you the imaginations to think, but not those who watch you as you explore the dreams! - Israelmore Ayivor
If you keep on saying a single thing to yourself, you are likely to attract it to yourself, dreaming it always, then in a twinkle of an eye, it comes to you. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Never stop dreaming, never stop believing, never give up, never stop trying, and never stop learning. - Roy Bennett
I don't dream at night, I dream at day, I dream all day; I'm dreaming for living. - Steven Spielberg
The whole night I was thinking and dreaming to give you the most beautiful gift and that is my heart. - Debasish Mridha
There is the happiness which comes from creative effort. The joy of dreaming, creating, building, whether in painting a picture, writing an epic, singing a song, composing a symphony, devising new invention, creating a vast industry. - Henry Miller
Nobody will achieve anything just by dreaming. - Graham Speechley
You know what it's like to wake up in the middle of the night with a vivid dream? And you know that if you don't have a pencil and pad by the bed, it will be completely gone by the next morning. Sometimes it's important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it. - Larry Page
Keep dreaming is good sometimes- but don't dreaming too much cause its gonna make you stop dreaming suddenly - Dandelion Lover
We have to imagine our dreams becoming reality. We must keep pursuing them and reaching beyond for future achievements. We never stop dreaming as long as we imagine. - Ellen J. Barrier
Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us a wild-goose chase, and is never attained. Follow some other object, and very possibly we may find that we have caught happiness without dreaming of it. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
There are five important things for living a successful and fulfilling life: never stop dreaming, never stop believing, never give up, never stop trying, and never stop learning. - Roy Bennett
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams - Tupac Shakur
To put a dreamer in their place isn’t dreaming. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I did it,... I talked to Stephen King in a dream... not once but twice in two dreams. - As far from here I can tell you it's awesome... I did it... I jerkoff on a dream... dreaming that I'm jerking off.... I did it... I fucked a girl in a dream! - Deyth Banger
Are you dreaming? Stop dreaming; come and watch the sunset, it is better than all the dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Dreaming is good but implementation is success - Paballo Seipei
I never just dreamed of success, I worked for it. Dreaming is good, but working is what gets you results. - Archana Chaurasia Kapoor
While others were dreaming about it - I was getting it done. - Nathan W. Morris
When the power falls on me, it buzzes in the warm, dark spaces of my skull. It stings like nettles at the tips of my fingers. The power is a fever I have felt since early childhood, a heat in the blood that leaves me flushed and unsteady, dreaming in daylight. - Victoria Lamb
Was it only by dreaming or writing that I could find out what I thought? - Joan Didion
Keep on dreaming, you will get to your destination. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Life is but a sleep disturbed By dreaming - Kahlil Gibran
Dream hurts; yet we never stop dreaming; just like the way love hurts but we still love to love - Munia Khan
I have heard it said that the first ingredient of success - the earliest spark in the dreaming youth - is this: dream a great dream.
Life is but a momentary glimpse of the wonder of this astonishing universe, and it is sad to see so many dreaming it away on spiritual fantasy. - Andy Mulcahy
I would almost rather we had died that day than to have found ourselves here, lost somewhere between the dreaming and the coming true. - Robert Benson
These tears I'm wailing,I spill not without reason.Remove them, my dearest love.Take me to the place I've been dreaming of,where the grotesquely lonely meet the grotesquely lonelyand they whisper,just very softly,Please be mine, Dearest Love. - Morrissey
Dreaming is an option to be happy, dare to do so. If you are able! - you are halfway done. where happiness is a feeling, why not in a dream? - Praveen Chenna
When dreaming is better than reality we're livingWhat's the sense of waking up in a nightmare? - Joshua Natad
When we are dreaming alone it is only a dream. When we are dreaming with others, it is the beginning of reality. - Hélder Câmara
The mind of an artist never sleeps, because dreaming is when they do their best work. - Mark W. Boyer
Never get tired of dreaming no matter how failed you got. the more you fails the more it gets you wiser the more you will achieve what you're hoping for ...... Be positive - rahul kushwaha
I think the promise of fame and what it holds to you as a child and dreaming of it is not what it is. What it is, I'm not complaining about, but it's just different than the reality you dreamed. - Rosie O'Donnell
If they couldn't stopped you from dreaming it, they can neither stop you from living it. DREAM, BELIEVE AND LIVE it. - Antwi Isaac - BORN2WIN.
Now I'm awake and you're here. Now I'm dreaming and you're here. Now I have nothing but days. Never nights. - pleasefindthis
No matter how your dreams are impossible if you keep in dreaming, your wishes will come true. - Thea Marielle Santos
A woman could be totally powerless, and still give meaning to her life by dreaming about flight. - Fatema Mernissi
In this world of dreams, drifting off still more; and once again speaking and dreaming of dreams. Just let it be. - Ryokan
Never stop. Never stop fighting. Never stop dreaming. - Tom Hiddleston
People who are 'ready' give off a different vibe than people who aren't. Animals can smell fear; maybe that's it. The minute you become ready is the the minute you stop dreaming. Suddenly it's no longer about 'becoming'. Suddenly it's about 'doing'. - Hugh Macleod
Life is but a momentary glimpse of the wonder of this astounding universe, and it is sad to see so many dreaming it away on spiritual fantasy. - Carl Sagan
I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in. - George S. McGovern
Always keep dreaming. Follow those visions, listen to those whispers and pursue those dreams that keep trying to nudge you in the right direction. It is not impossible to achieve them. - Sandy Hubacka Treft
I neither knew nor cared whether my experience was insanity, dreaming, or magic; but was determined to gaze on brilliance and gaiety at any cost. - H.P. Lovecraft
The you that you think of as you (and that thinks of you as you, and so on) is not you, it’s just the character that the underlying truth of you is dreaming into existence. Enlightenment isn’t in the character, it’s in the underlying truth. - Jed McKenna
Life was not to be sitting in hot amorphic leisure in my backyard idly writing or not writing, as the spirit moved me. It was, instead, running madly, in a crowded schedule, in a squirrel cage of busy people. Working, living, dancing, dreaming, talking, kissing- singing, laughing, learning. - Sylvia Plath
Dreaming isn't bad for you but not doing anything to craft your dream is. - Mohith Agadi
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
Not only should we encourage kids to daydream, but also to jump-in and build those dreams. Dreaming is largely lost among adults drowning in self-imposed realities. - Ryan Lilly
Waking consciousness is dreaming but dreaming constrained by external reality - Oliver Sacks
Dreaming is the day job of novelists, but sharing our dreams is a still more important task for us. We cannot be novelists without this sense of sharing something. - Haruki Murakami
As long as the constitution of my country is not amended to cut down the sizes of the dreams of its citizens, I have the freedom to dream extra largest dreams. I am even dreaming over-size dreams now. - Israelmore Ayivor
Leave behind the passive dreaming of a rose-tinted future. The energy of happiness exists in living today with roots sunk firmly in reality's soil. - Daisaku Ikeda
I know not if I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or if I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man. - Rene Descartes
Peace is the opposite of dreaming. It’s built slowly and surely through brutal compromises and tiny victories that you don’t even see. It’s a messy business, bringing peace into the world. - Bono
Sometimes thinking isn't thinking, it's dreaming with eyes wide open. - Goitsemang Mvula
But we do not merely protest; we make renewed demand for freedom in that vast kingdom of the human spirit where freedom has ever had the right to dwell:the expressing of thought to unstuffed ears; the dreaming of dreams by untwisted souls. - W.E.B. Du Bois
Death is a part of Life, they are dancing together the dance of infinity in front of the gates of Time. We can live our dreams as we are dreaming our future. Time is the Endless Consciousness - Grigoris Deoudis
You are about to awake when you dream that you are dreaming. - Ian Fleming
Many people find bald, unvarnished truths so disturbing, they prefer to ram their heads in the sand and start dreaming at the first sign of scientific reality. - Charlie Brooker
In life you’ll face difficulties that postpone some of your dreams. Regardless, life goes fast by reminding us youth is finite and old age is stable. So you mustn’t stop dreaming and running while your strength is yet tough. - Darmie Orem
Do not stop dreaming because dreams are not real. - Debasish Mridha
MY MOONI'll always wonder what time it is there; if you're dreaming, or awake. My moon is your sun; my darkness, your light. I'm in the future, you'd jokingly say.And I know where you are, because I'm watching you from the past. - Coco J. Ginger
Dreaming permits every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives. - William Dement
all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon - instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today. - Dale Carnegie
Reading is dreaming with open eyes - YoYo
First you have nothing, and then, astonishingly, after ripping out your brain and your heart and betraying your friends and ex-lovers and dreaming like a zombie over the page till you can't see or hear or smell or taste, you have something. - T.C. Boyle
Everything you dream is more than possible. Never stop dreaming. - Sharfaraz Ahmed
Worthless is life just dreaming but not working, - - Taleeb
I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night there must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest. - Marilyn Monroe
Dare to dream again.For dreaming is the language of your soul,And nothing your soul truly desires could ever be wrong or impossible. - Jacob Nordby
Sometimes the 'day' you're dreaming for never comes. Take control of your future and start now. - Auliq Ice
Dreaming is good—especially if you dream when you are awake. Remember dreams will remain a dream if you don’t act on them. - Debasish Mridha
To dream on occasion is not dreaming, To love on occasion is not love. - Dejan Stojanovic
Dreaming about being an actress, is more exciting then being one. - Marilyn Monroe
Dreaming is good, but without taking actions, a dream is just hope. - Debasish Mridha
All human beings are also dream beings. Dreaming ties all mankind together. - Jack Kerouac
Man is a genius when he is dreaming. - Akira Kurosawa
If you are reading this then you have wasted another day of your life day dreaming, rather than planning the life God intended you to live. - Shannon L. Alder
Anyone who is dreaming of a beautiful future is living in a wonderful world. - Debasish Mridha
I am also an author. Please check out my novel, A Life Worth Dreaming About. - Nicholas Dettmann
I’ve been here before, dreaming myselfbackwards, among grappling hooks of light.True to the seasons, I’ve lived every wordspoken. Did I walk into someone’s nightmare? - Yusef Komunyakaa
You are not a human being, but you are a thinking and dreaming machine. - Debasish Mridha
In a reality known as the garden of beautiful eden, Adam is dreaming about his sinful children on earth.He is struggling to wake up from a terrible nightmare. - Toba Beta
Sometimes dreaming is opening your eyes and looking at the world around you. - Auliq-Ice
If you stop dreaming, you're just sleeping.
But my dreaming self refuses to be consoled. It continues to wander, aimless, homeless, alone. It cannot be convinced of its safety by any evidence drawn from my waking life. - Margaret Atwood
Small dreams will not take you to the moon. So think big and start dreaming big soon. - Debasish Mridha
Most people who spend their lives are dreaming of having a summer house somewhere in the suburb of their city where they could lie in the hot sun all day long, drinking coffee and juice. They think they are enjoying life, but really they are spending life. - Sunday Adelaja
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