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Quotes on dreams

  • By Patrick Buchana
  • 14th Nov 12

I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope - Aeschylus

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe - Anatole France

Hope is a waking dream - Aristotle

Dreams that do come true can be as unsettling as those that don’t - Brett Butler

To want to be what one can be is a purpose in life – Cynthia Ozick

He felt that his whole life was some kind of dream and he sometimes wondered whose it was and whether they were enjoying it – Douglas Adams

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night - Edgar Allan Poe

The wisest men follow their own direction - Euripides

Keep true to the dreams of thy youth - Friedrich von Schiller

You see things; and you say, ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say, «Why not?» - George Bernard Shaw

Human beings have an inalienable right to invent themselves - Germaine Greer

They say dreams are the windows of the soul--take a peek and you can see the inner workings, the nuts and bolts - Henry Bromel

We need men who can dream of things that never were - John F. Kennedy

Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them – John Updike

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