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Well, there are two kinds of happiness, grounded and ungrounded. Ungrounded happiness is cheesy and not based on reality. Grounded happiness is informed happiness based on the knowledge that the world sometimes sucks, but even then you have to believe in yourself.
It is not necessary to deny another's reality in order to affirm your own.
Anne Wilson Schaef
I'm an actor who hates dialogue and the present day and reality.
I'm a TV addict, and I personally really enjoy reality TV.
Of all our dreams today there is none more important - or so hard to realise - than that of peace in the world. May we never lose our faith in it or our resolve to do everything that can be done to convert it one day into reality.
Lester B. Pearson
The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.
I've been told that I'm incompetent, socially retarded, maladjusted. I still know that I couldn't function in reality. Los Angeles is a good place for me.
Everybody knows that I'm not a snob when it comes to pop culture, obviously. I love reality shows.
People don't have these tidy little redemption arcs in reality the way they do in movies.
Ah, reality TV: where opportunists delight in exposing opportunism! It's kind of like the indie music scene.
I don't think we're going to see the price of oil going down in the near future, that's the reality.
A theory must be tempered with reality.
We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.
All of the problems we're facing with debt are manmade problems. We created them. It's called fantasy economics. Fantasy economics only works in a fantasy world. It doesn't work in reality.
Players are artists who create their own reality within the game.
It is advertising and the logic of consumerism that governs the depiction of reality in the mass media.
Nothing has existence unless you, I, or some living creature perceives it, and how it is perceived further influences that reality. Even time itself is not exempted from biocentrism.
Art is magic... But how is it magic? In its metaphysical development? Or does some final transformation culminate in a magic reality? In truth, the latter is impossible without the former. If creation is not magic, the outcome cannot be magic.
Being a Jew, one learns to believe in the reality of cruelty and one learns to recognize indifference to human suffering as a fact.
It's not an accident that both my sister and I are writers. Our parents created an accidental Petri dish. My family has great storytellers, and I grew up in a very funny, conversational house and didn't have television. This small family farm was a bubble world that didn't have much to do with reality.
Human rights will be a powerful force for the transformation of reality when they are not simply understood as externally defined norms of behavior but are lived as the spontaneous manifestation of internalized values.
All these songs honestly explore the ups and downs of my reality.
We all pine for a time in life when things were simpler. Even when they weren't necessarily simpler, hindsight makes them look a lot simpler. The reality of it was that it wasn't.
My dreams have become puny with the reality my life has become.
The Fuhrer alone is the present and future German reality and its law. Learn to know ever more deeply: from now on every single thing demands decision, and every action responsibility.
I'm looking forward to the day when America will mature to the point that we are a color-blind society. I'm not so sure that in politics that will ever be reality, because politics has a way of separating us based on skin color.
J. C. Watts
Resistance is feasible even for those who are not heroes by nature, and it is an obligation, I believe, for those who fear the consequences and detest the reality of the attempt to impose American hegemony.
Create a compelling vision, one that takes people to a new place, and then translate that vision into a reality.
Warren G. Bennis
I'd like to get my public image nearer to my reality. People have a lot of misconceptions.
People are very nice to me, and they've been nice as my career has gotten better and I've gotten more jobs. But the reality is that if I decided tomorrow that I didn't want to act anymore, it's not like people are going to be like, 'Please, come back!'
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