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American spiritual teacher 1955-
A lot of people in spiritual life use the awareness of difference, and the spiritual glorification of difference, as a justification to indulge in that which is ultimately unreal.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
Far from being a material world, this is a psychic world, which allows us to make only indirect and hypothetical inferences about the real nature of matter. The psychic, alone has immediate reality, and this includes all forms of the psychic, even the 'unreal' ideas and thoughts which refer to nothing 'external'. We may call them 'imagination' or 'delusion,' but that does not detract in any way from their effectiveness...
American investigative journalist and author 1944-
Increasingly, the picture of our society as rendered in our media is illusionary and delusionary: disfigured, unreal, out of touch with reality, disconnected from the true context of our life. It is disfigured by celebrity, by celebrity worship, by gossip, by sensationalism, by denial of our societies.
Maybe money is unreal for most of us, easier to give away than things we want.Source: An unfinished woman (1969)
American writer, futurist, and businessman 1928-2016
One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.
American artist 1930-
People sometimes say that the way things happen in the movies is unreal, but actually it's the way things happen to you in life that's unreal. The movies make emotions look so strong and real, whereas when things really do happen to you, it's like watching television - you don't feel anything.
Reality is a formless lure,
And only when we know this
Do we dare to be unreal.Source: Advice To a Pool
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books.
Irish writer 1854-1900
The great events of life often leave one unmoved; they pass out of consciousness, and, when one thinks of them, become unreal. Even the scarlet flowers of passion seem to grow in the same meadow as the poppies of oblivion.
American author 1874-1946
The unreal is natural, so natural that it makes of unreality the most natural of anything natural. That is what America does, and that is what America is.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
Unreal is action without discipline, charity without sympathy, ritual without devotion.
New Zealand author 1924-2004
Writing a novel is not merely going on a shopping expedition across the border to an unreal land: it is hours and years spent in the factories, the streets, the cathedrals of the imagination.
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