Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.
If you have only two pennies left in the world, with the first penny, you should buy rice to feed your family. With the second penny, say the wise Japanese, you should buy a lily. The Japanese understand the importance of dreaming..
Living in dreams of yesterday, we find ourselves still dreaming of impossible future conquests.
Dreaming in public is an important part of our job description, as science writers, but there are bad dreams as well as good dreams. We're dreamers, you see, but we're also realists, of a sort.
Let us suppose, then, that we are dreaming, and that all these particulars namely, the opening of the eyes, the motion of the head, the forth putting of the hands are merely illusions; and even that we really possess neither an entire body nor hands su
One of the most 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.
I have heard it said that the first ingredient of success - the earliest spark in the dreaming youth - is this dream a great dream.
Those who lose dreaming are lost.
We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.
I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.
Only the dreamer shall understand realities, though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking.
Since that deluge of newspaper articles I have been so flooded with questions, invitations, suggestions, that I keep dreaming I am roasting in Hell, and the mailman is the devil eternally yelling at me, showering me with more bundles of letters at my head because I have not answered the old ones.
I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives.
Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.
Not being tense but ready. Not thinking but not dreaming. Not being set but flexible. Liberation from the uneasy sense of confinement. It is being wholly and quietly alive, aware and alert, ready for whatever may come.
If I'm dreaming, never let me wake. If I'm awake, never let me sleep.
People are so busy dreaming the American Dream, fantasizing about what they could be or have a right to be, that they're all asleep at the switch. Consequently we are living in the Age of Human Error.
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.
Most artists are surrealists. Always dreaming something and then they paint it.
The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service
I'm dreaming of a white Christmas
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