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A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness.
Don't be so familiar and so much into the details. Keep people dreaming. Close the window, and make them wonder.
Dreaming men are haunted men.
Stephen Vincent Benet
Our dreams are firsthand creations, rather than residues of waking life. We have the capacity for infinite creativity; at least while dreaming, we partake of the power of the Spirit, the infinite Godhead that creates the cosmos.
Dreaming of a tomorrow, which tomorrow, will be as distant then as 'tis today.
Lope de Vega
Dreaming is one thing, and working towards the dream is one thing, but working with expectations in mind is very self-defeating.
There is nothing better than picking up sun-warmed tomatoes and smelling them, feeling them and scrutinizing their shiny skins for imperfections, dreaming of ways to serve them.
Jose Andres Puerta
You cannot see the changes that you're dreaming about, because they're internal.
Dreaming or awake, we perceive only events that have meaning to us.
I think a lot of stuff I find funny is from day dreaming.
Keep on dreaming boy, cause when you stop dreamin' it's time to die.
Was it only by dreaming or writing that I could find out what I thought?
The music of Hendrix wakes people up to their possibilities. It's more than just dreaming about being a guitar hero.
I can't believe that we would lie in our graves wondering if we had spent our living days well. I can't believe that we would lie in our graves dreaming of things that we might have been.
I think it's important to move people beyond just dreaming into doing. They have to be able to see that you are just like them, and you made it.
We should never discourage young people from dreaming dreams.
People think it's funny that I enjoy dreaming so much. I just use it as a form of entertainment. It's very private. I don't see my dreams as separate. I mean, half the time I'm wandering around dreaming anyway.
There is nothing more mysterious than a TV set left on in an empty room. It is even stranger than a man talking to himself or a woman standing dreaming at her stove. It is as if another planet is communicating with you.
So when it came to role models, I looked at presidents' wives. Of course, you're talking about a farm girl who stood in the fields, dreaming, years ago, wishing she was that kind of person. But if I had been that kind of person, do you think I could sing with the emotions I do? You sing with those emotions because you've had pain in your heart.
When I see these young girls who are dreaming the dream that I'm living, it's very very exciting and it puts a big smile on my face.
Always I was dreaming of a record contract. From 10 to 13, it was all I could think of. I worked hard for this dream. Nobody could say I didn't try.
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.
For me, dreaming is simply being pragmatic.
As a novelist, you could say that I am dreaming while I am awake, and every day I can continue with yesterday's dream. Because it is a dream, there are so many contradictions and I have to adjust them to make the story work. But, in principle, the original dream does not change.
If I was the type of person who had tennis, tennis, tennis all the time and I went to bed and ended up dreaming about tennis, I would go nuts.
John F. Kennedy
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