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Cherish your visions and your dreams
as they are the children of your soul;
the blue prints of your ultimate achievements. -- Napoleon Hill

Dreams are ... illustrations from the book your soul is writing about you. -- Marsha Norman

Myth is the public dream, and dream is the private myth. -- Joseph Campbell

I do not know whether I was a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man. -- Chuang-tzu

We are near awakening when we dream that we dream. -- Baron Friedrich von Hardenberg

The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up. -- Paul Valery

Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality? -- George Moore

To be awake is to be alive. -- Henry David Thoreau, Walden

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. -- Eleanor Roosevelt

Now life has killed the dream I dreamed. -- Les Miserables

The thing you have to be prepared for
is that other people don't always dream your dream. -- Linda Ronstadt

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities. -- János Arany

In dreams begins responsibility. -- William Butler Yeats

Of all the riches that we hug, of all the pleasures we enjoy,
we can carry no more out of this world than out of a dream. -- Bonnell

I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest,
with visions to be realized,
than lord among those without dreams and desires. -- Kahlil Gibran

In a dream you are never eighty. -- Anne Sexton

Man dreams of Fame, while woman wakes to Love. -- Alfred, Lord Tennyson

If I had never met him I would have dreamed him into being. -- Anzia Yezierska

Every river that I know is dreaming of the sea. -- Johnny Clegg

My eyes are an ocean in which my dreams are reflected. -- Anna M. Uhlich

Thou art gone from my gaze like a beautiful dream. -- George Linley

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. This I did. -- T. E. Lawrence, The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (or The Arabian Nights?)

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare. -- Japanese Proverb

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