Quotations About / On: DREAM
when we lull our thinking minds and hold the hand of wonder, we get to dream
the day when dreams come true
is when you make them
Those who believe in there dream
(Believe in your dream)
Be the leader in there generation
The dreams in a shadow are a reflection of the illusion that is life
(Nothing in life is what it appears to be)
Dreams have only the pigmentation of fact.
(Djuna Barnes (1892-1982), U.S. author, poet, columnist. Doctor, in Nightwood, ch. 5 (1936).)
I dream, therefore I exist.
(J. August Strindberg (1849-1912), Swedish dramatist, novelist, poet. A Madman's Defense, pt. 1, ch. 7 (1968).)
Dreaming of evening walks through learned cities,
(W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907-1973), Anglo-American poet, essayist. Paysage Moralisé (l. 9). . .
Juvenilia; Poems, 1922-1928 [W. H. Auden]. Katherine Bucknell, ed. (1994) Princeton University Press.)
Death is the most blessed dream.
(Georg Büchner (1813-1837), German dramatist, revolutionary. Trans. by Gerhard P. Knapp (1995). Leonce and Lena, act II (1838).)
Saddle your dreams afore you ride 'em.
(Mary Webb (1881-1927), British author. Precious Bane, bk. 1, ch. 6 (1924).)
The American Dream is really money.
(Jill Robinson (b. 1936), U.S. novelist. As quoted in American Dreams, part 1, by Studs Terkel (1980).
The daughter of movie producer Dore Schary, Robinson had grown up rich in Hollywood.)