Quotes: dreams

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  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.
  • Amy Hempel
    Amy Hempel
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    Dreams: the place most of us get what we need.
    Source: Rick Moody (2007) 373
  • Brendan Dooling
    Brendan Dooling
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    Every young male actor dreams of being James Bond in an action movie. And that's their first role. But the truth is, when it comes down to it, that's not relatable.
  • 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.
  • Vladimir Nabokov
    Vladimir Nabokov
    American writer and poet 1899-1977
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    Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
    Jean Rostand
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    God, that checkroom of our dreams.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
    Jean Rostand
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    God, that dumping ground of our dreams.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    Going back to the moon is not visionary in restoring space leadership for America. Like its Apollo predecessor, it will prove to be a dead end littered with broken spacecraft, broken dreams and broken policies.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    Gonna be a twister to blow everything down
    That ain't got the faith to stand its ground
    Blow away the dreams that tear you apart
    Blow away the dreams that break your heart
    Blow away the lies that leave you nothing but lost and brokenhearted.
    Source: Darkness On The Edge Of Town (1978) The Promised Land
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    Half of the people can be part right all of the time,
    Some of the people can be all right part of the time,
    But all the people can't be all right all the time.
    I think Abraham Lincoln said that.
    I'll let you be in my dreams if I can be in yours.
    I said that.
    Source: The Freewheelin Bob Dylan (1963)
  • Anatoly Karpov
    Anatoly Karpov
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    Happiness should always remain a bit incomplete. After all, dreams are boundless.
  • Langston Hughes
    Langston Hughes
    American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright and columnist 1902-1967
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    Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
  • John Huston
    John Huston
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    Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams.
  • Matthew Prior
    Matthew Prior
    British diplomat, poet 1664-1721
    Matthew Prior
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    Hopes are but the dreams of those that wake.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    I am against nature. I don't dig nature at all. I think nature is very unnatural. I think the truly natural things are dreams, which nature can't touch with decay.