130 dream quotes to make your life paradise and to inspire you
Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, Life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly. I’m a big fan of dreams. Unfortunately, dreams are our first casualty in life. People seem to give them up, quicker than anything, for a “reality. Nothing happens unless first a dream. Since it does not cost a dime to dream, you’ll never shortchange yourself when you stretch your imagination. I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. The hardest thing is just to start. Too many people have a wonderful dream and just talk about it rather than do something about it. If you have a dream and don’t follow it you’ll regret it for a long, long time. Success is the intersection where dreams and hard work meet. Dreams are the seedlings of reality Rose-colored glasses are never made in bifocals. Nobody wants to read the small print in dreams. No dream is too high for those with their eyes in the sky. I don’t design clothes. I design dreams. Dream as if you’ll live forever. You’ll always pay full retail for success, but never, never discount your dreams. Work harder on yourself than you do at your job. When you work at your job, you make a living. When you work on yourself, you’ll make a fortune. All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible. The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. When you have a dream that you can't let go of, trust your instincts and pursue it. But remember: Real dreams take work, They take patience, and sometimes they require you to dig down very deep. Be sure you're willing to do that. Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world. There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure. A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality. Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country. Dreaming is an act of pure imagination, attesting in all men a creative power, which if it were available in waking, would make every man a Dante or Shakespeare. Dreams are illustrations... from the book your soul is writing about you. Dreams are excursions into the limbo of things, a semi-deliverance from the human prison. That which the dream shows is the shadow of such wisdom as exists in man, even if during his waking state he may know nothing about it.... We do not know it because we are fooling away our time with outward and perishing things, and are asleep in regard to that which is real within ourself. Keep your heart open to dreams. For as long as there's a dream, there is hope, and as long as there is hope, there is joy in living. Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true. When you stop having dreams and ideals -- well, you might as well stop altogether. Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born. Be careful what you water your dreams with. Water them with worry and fear and you will produce weeds that choke the life from your dream. Water them with optimism and solutions and you will cultivate success. Always be on the lookout for ways to turn a problem into an opportunity for success. Always be on the lookout for ways to nurture your dream. You’ve got to follow your passion. You’ve got to figure out what it is you love, who you really are. And have the courage to do that. I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams. Often we don’t even realize who we’re meant to be because we’re so busy trying to live out someone else's ideas. But other people and their opinions hold no power in defining our destiny. Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil. Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions. It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live. Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives. Dreams say what they mean, but they don't say it in daytime language. Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. It may be that those who do most, dream most. Follow your dreams, they know the way. The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams. Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced. You have to dream before your dreams can come true. People think dreams aren’t real just because they aren’t made of matter, of particles. Dreams are real. But they are made of viewpoints, of images, of memories and puns and lost hopes. You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. You must go after your wish. As soon as you start to pursue a dream, your life wakes up and everything has meaning. We don’t have an eternity to realize our dreams, only the time we are here. If you don’t build your dream someone will hire you to help build theirs. Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. The end of wisdom is to dream high enough not to lose the dream in the seeking of it. Be careful what you water your dreams with. Water them with worry and fear and you will produce weeds that choke the life from your dream. Water them with optimism and solutions and you will cultivate success. Always be on the lookout for ways to nurture your dream. Miracles start to happen when you give as much energy to your dreams as you do to your fears. Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe. A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams. I’m a dreamer. I have to dream and reach for the stars, and if I miss a star then I grab a handful of clouds. I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway. There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality, and then there are those who turn one into the other. The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up. Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly. Man alone has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man alone, can dream and make his dreams come true. All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. When you cease to dream you cease to live.” Happy are those who dream dreams and are willing to pay the price to make them come true. It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting……Before a dream is realized, the Soul of the World tests everything that was learned along the way. It does this not because it is evil, but so that we can, in addition to realizing our dreams master the lessons we have learned as we have moved toward that dream. That’s the point at which most people give up…. [At this point] Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second’s encounter with God and with eternity” Hope is a waking dream. Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely. It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else. When we survey our lives, seeking to fulfill our creativity, we often see we had a dream that went glimmering because we believed, and those around us believed, that the dream was beyond our reach. You create your own universe as you go along. The stronger your imagination, the more variegated your universe. When you leave off dreaming, the universe ceases to exist. Last night I dreamed I ate a ten-pound marshmallow, and when I woke up the pillow was gone. Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today. Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives. If you can dream it, you can do it. I could never convince the financiers that Disneyland was feasible because dreams offer too little collateral. All our dreams can come true—if we have the courage to pursue them. You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful place in the world, but it requires people to make the dream a reality. Dream, diversify—and never miss an angle. Life is too short to be small. To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan but also believe. Dreams are the royal road to understanding the unconscious mind. It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow. Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. Sleep is when all the unsorted stuff comes flying out as from a dustbin upset in a high wind. There is nothing like a dream to create future. No one should negotiate their dreams. Dreams must be free to fly high. No government, no legislature, has a right to limit your dreams. You should never agree to surrender your dreams. Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they’ve got a second. Give your dreams all you’ve got and you’ll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you. I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes. Dreaming is a phylogenetically older mode of thought. Let us learn to dream, gentlemen; then we shall perhaps find the truth. The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities. We need men who can dream of things that never were. Some men look at things the way they are and ask why? I dream of things that are not and ask why not? The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dreams shall never die. All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes, to make it possible. Living in dreams of yesterday, we find ourselves still dreaming of impossible the future conquests. Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding. Dreams are extremely important. You can’t do it unless you imagine it. The more a man dreams, the less he believes. Nor do I hear in my imagination the parts successively, I hear them all at once. What a delight this is! All this inventing, this producing, takes place in a pleasing, lively dream. Vision is the key to understanding leadership, and real leaders have never lost the childlike ability to dream dreams. Everything starts as somebody’s daydream. Everyone has dreams. But it is what you do with these dreams that is important. Dreams, once you make the decision to act on them can become reality. Give yourself the freedom to explore the possibility of life without limits. Goals are dreams with deadlines, a means to an end but not the ultimate purpose of life. Dreams are illustrations from the book your soul is writing about you. I was doing a campaign once for a manufacturer, and I couldn’t think of ideas, and I was kind of desperate about it. The night before I had to show something to my client I had a dream, an interesting dream. I woke up and for once in my life, I wrote it down and went back to sleep Next morning I went to the office and had that dream out into a TV commercial which is still running thirty years after and which has made that particular product the leader in its field. We are the music makers, And we are the dreamer of dreams Yet we are the movers and shakers Of the world forever, it seems. Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night. All that you see or seem, is but a dream within a dream. Only in our dreams are we free. The rest of the time we need wages. If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time. 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 future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world. Dare to be wrong and to dream. To make a great dream come true, you must first have a great dream. There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio Than are dreamt of in your philosophy. Some men see things as they are and ask "Why?" Others dream things that never were and ask "Why not? I dream for a living. Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams? I have learned this at least by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours. If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours. Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake. The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up. I dream my painting, and then I paint my dream. The one person who has more illusions than the dreamer is the man of action. A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight. The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance - and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.