I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest, with visions to be realized, than lord among those without dreams and desires.
I dreamed I was a butterfly, flitting around in the sky; then I awoke. Now I wonder: Am I a man who dreamt of being a butterfly, or am I a butterfly dreaming that I am a man?
From time immemorial artistic insights have been revealed to artists in their sleep and in dreams, so that at all times they ardently desired them.
Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.
I have learned, that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams.
I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.
In dreams begins responsibility.
I paint what cannot be photographed, that which comes from the imagination or from dreams, or from an unconscious drive.
I have dreamed in my life, dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my ideas; they have gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the color of my mind.
So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.
The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours.
We are near waking when we dream we are dreaming.
I had a dream that I was awake and I woke up to find myself asleep.
One of the characteristics of the dream is that nothing surprises us in it. With no regret, we agree to live in it with strangers, completely cut off from our habits and friends.
It has never been my object to record my dreams, just the determination to realize them.
My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.
Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
I want my boys to have an understanding of people's emotions, their insecurities, people's distress, and their hopes and dreams.
And you must dare to do as many things as you dream of.
The whole dream of democracy is to raise the proletarian to the level of stupidity attained by the bourgeois.
If our dreams were more regular, more connected, more stable, they would also have more practical importance for us.
Dream no small dream; it lacks magic. Dream large. Then make the dream real.
I've dreamt in my life dreams that have stayed with me ever after.