Quotes: dreams

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  • William B. Yeats
    William B. Yeats
    Irish poet 1865-1918
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    But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
  • Robert Conklin
    Robert Conklin
    American teacher, writer
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    Dreams get you into the future and add excitement to the present.
  • Adlai E. Stevenson II
    Adlai E. Stevenson II
    American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 1900-1965
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    Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than freedom to stagnate, to live without dreams, to have no greater aim than a second car and another television set.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
  • Emile Durkheim
    Emile Durkheim
    French Sociologist 1858-1917
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    From top to bottom of the ladder, greed is aroused without knowing where to find ultimate foothold. Nothing can calm it, since its goal is far beyond all it can attain. Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned.
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
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    Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.
  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
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    I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
  • Madonna
    Madonna
    American musician, singer and actress 1958-
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    I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.
  • Eugène Ionesco
    Eugène Ionesco
    Romanian-born French Playwright 1912-
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    Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together.
  • Erma Bombeck
    Erma Bombeck
    American writer 1927-
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    It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
  • Pindar
    Pindar
    Ancient Greek lyric poet from Thebes 522-443 BC
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    Men are the dreams of a shadow.
  • Louis Aragon
    Louis Aragon
    French poet 1897-1982
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    O reason, reason, abstract phantom of the waking state, I had already expelled you from my dreams, now I have reached a point where those dreams are about to become fused with apparent realities: now there is only room here for myself.
  • Heywood Broun
    Heywood Broun
    American Journalist, Novelist 1888-1939
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    The most prolific period of pessimism comes at twenty-one or thereabouts, when the first attempt is made to translate dreams into reality.
  • Hervey Allen
    Hervey Allen
    American author 1889-1949
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    The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.