Quotes by nightmare
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American novelist, essayist, editor 1931-
A dream is just a nightmare with lipstick.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
All evil is like a nightmare; the instant you stir under it, the evil is gone.
William S. Burroughs
American writer and artist 1914-1997
America is not so much a nightmare as a non-dream. The American non-dream is precisely a move to wipe the dream out of existence. The dream is a spontaneous happening and therefore dangerous to a control system set up by the non-dreamers.
American politician 1936-
College is part of the American dream. It shouldn't be part of a financial nightmare for families.
Bobbie Ann Mason
American novelist and short story writer
During the Cold War, workers proudly contributed to national defense, but the carelessness and haste in handling toxic waste created a nightmare of pollution for subsequent generations.
English moviedirector 1899-1980
Give them pleasure - the same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Irish writer 1882-1941
History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.
American activist 1925-1965
I see America through the eyes of the victim. I don’t see any American dream; I see an American nightmare.Source: The Ballot or the Bullet (1964)
American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
My biggest nightmare is I'm driving home and get sick and go to hospital. I say: 'Please help me.' And the people say: 'Hey, you look like...' And I'm dying while they're wondering whether I'm Barbra Streisand.
Danish actress, model and singer 1963-
My childhood was really comfortable and secure, but school was a nightmare. I was a lot taller than the other girls and they called me Gitte the giraffe.
Alain de Botton
Swiss-born British author 1969-
Never, ever become a writer. It's a nightmare.
American writer 1924-1987
The question of sexual dominance can exist only in the nightmare of that soul which has armed itself, totally, against the possibility of the changing motion of conquest and surrender, which is love.
American writer and filmmaker 1946-
The worst nightmare I ever had about Vietnam was that I had to go back. I woke up in a sweat, in total terror.
American Author, Critic 1936-
Time has lost all meaning in that nightmare alley of the Western world known as the American mind. We wallow in nostalgia but manage to get it all wrong. True nostalgia is an ephemeral composition of disjointed memories... but American-style nostalgia is about as ephemeral as copyrighted déjà vu.
French poet 1821-1867
We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.
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