Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 337
Dream Before

You have to dream before your dreams can come true.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Always Dreamers

Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Children Decide

It's when children are 15, 16 or 17 that they decide whether they want to be a doctor, an engineer, a politician or go to the Mars or moon. That is the time they start having a dream, and that's the time you can work on them. You can help them shape their dreams.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


I've got heaps of dreams.

- Abbie Cornish

Great Dreamer

I was a great dreamer of day dreams.

- Abraham Cahan

Some About

'Mr. Peanut' is not about a man who dreams of killing his wife; that's jacket copy, to me. 'Mr. Peanut' is about the dynamism of marriage and the distances - some tragic, some redemptive - that marriages travel over time, and those travels ain't always pretty.

- Adam Ross

How Feed

I know how men in exile feed on dreams.

- Aeschylus

Happen Big

There are so many people who try so hard and have such big dreams, and it doesn't happen for them.

- Aileen Lee

Genius Dreaming

Man is a genius when he is dreaming.

- Akira Kurosawa

Dream Pragmatic

Dream in a pragmatic way.

- Aldous Huxley

Reality Me

For me they are no different, reality and dreams.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Focus About

Sports are the ultimate secular religion. Instead of being worried about whether your kids will be okay or how your job is going, you have your team, and you can focus all of your angst and your hopes and dreams on your team. I am in no way saying it always relieves any of this!

- Alex Gibney

Want Willing

We can live closer to our dreams if we are willing to dream them. And we can create a life as we want it to be.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Mind Finger

I dream that someday the step between my mind and my finger will no longer be needed. And that simply by blinking my eyes, I shall make pictures. Then, I think, I shall really have become a photographer.

- Alfred Eisenstaedt

Responsibility Move

You have a responsibility to move your dreams forward, no matter what.

- Amanda Lindhout

Sense Again

Our dreams drench us in sense, and sense steeps us again in dreams.

- Amos Bronson Alcott

Dreaming Brooding

Take everything easy and quit dreaming and brooding and you will be well guarded from a thousand evils.

- Amy Lowell

Life Necessary

Dreams are necessary to life.

- Anais Nin

Living Stems

Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.

- Anais Nin

Accomplish Act

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.

- Anatole France

Up Give

You can't give up on your dreams.

- Anderson Silva

Been Plaything

I have always been amazed at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more credence and attaches so much more importance to waking events than to those occurring in dreams... Man... is above all the plaything of his memory.

- Andre Breton

Be Patient Patient

Just follow your dreams and be patient.

- Angelique Kerber


In my dreams, I have Keira Knightley's eyebrows.

- Anna Kendrick

Goodwill Had

I grew up with not a lot of money and I definitely shopped at Goodwill. But even in my most unfortunate state, I was really blessed compared to a lot of the rest of the world. I had a really great chance to follow my dreams and have them actually come true.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Dream Plant

You can plant a dream.

- Anne Campbell

True Last

Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?

- Alfred Lord Tennyson

Being Groups

Being as it was one of my dreams to sing with one of the world's greatest groups, for me to join 'The Temptations' was a great blessing.

- Ali-Ollie Woodson

Like Them

All the characters in my books are imagined, but all have a bit of who I am in them - much like the characters in your dreams are all formed by who you are.

- Alice Hoffman

Why Kid

To be able to help a 13-year-old kid from the Bronx follow her dreams just by letting her know she's not forgotten in this crazy world - that's why I got involved with Frum Tha Ground Up.

- Alicia Keys

Good Somewhere Else

It's good to have plans and dreams, but don't be surprised if God brings you somewhere else.

- Anne F. Beiler

True Wished

Whatever dreams I have wished have come true.

- Annette Funicello

My Life Turned

My life turned out to be beyond my greatest dreams.

- Anthony Hopkins

Formula One Second

I wanted to make a film that wouldn't just appeal to Formula One fans. That's what the great sports documentaries do - 'Hoop Dreams,' 'When We Were Kings' - they're human dramas first, sport second, if at all.

- Asif Kapadia

Yesterday Dreaming

Living in dreams of yesterday, we find ourselves still dreaming of impossible future conquests.

- Charles Lindbergh

Dreamer Always

I was always a dreamer, in childhood especially. People thought I was a little strange.

- Charley Pride

Parent Had

My parent's divorce and hard times at school, all those things combined to mold me, to make me grow up quicker. And it gave me the drive to pursue my dreams that I wouldn't necessarily have had otherwise.

- Christina Aguilera

Inevitable Summon

So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.

- Christopher Reeve

Magic Through

A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.

- Colin Powell

Sleep Dreaming

The world of men is dreaming, it has gone mad in its sleep, and a snake is strangling it, but it can't wake up.

- D. H. Lawrence

Sleep Meditation

Sleep is the best meditation.

- Dalai Lama

Interesting Your

It's interesting when you wind up distilling all your ambitions and your goals and dreams into one single person. It's giving that person a lot of power.

- Damien Chazelle

Like Oh My God

I have crazy claustrophobic dreams, weird elevator dreams where the elevator closes in and all of a sudden I am lying down - oh my God, it's a casket. Just freaky stuff like that.

- Dave Grohl

Take Them

Take what you can from your dreams, make them as real as anything.

- Dave Matthews

Believe I Think

I think we all need to believe in hope: that if we have dreams and if we have ambitions and if we have skills and talents - that if you really put your heart into something and you work at it hard enough - that you can make your dreams come true.

- David Furnish

Real Guy

I'm a real soft, sentimental guy who dreams up decapitations.

- David Seltzer

Politics Movements

I came at age in the '60s, and initially my hopes and dreams were invested in politics and the movements of the time - the anti-war movement, the civil rights movement. I worked on Bobby Kennedy's campaign for president as a teenager in California and the night he was killed.

- David Talbot

Box Go

Believe in yourself, go after your dreams, and don't let anyone put you in a box.

- Daya

Look Your

Look for the light. Look for it in everything. Look for it in yourself, in your children, in your job, and in your dreams. Look for it in the food you eat and in the people you surround yourself with.

- Debbie Ford

Stupid Half

I tell people I'm too stupid to know what's impossible. I have ridiculously large dreams, and half the time they come true.

- Debi Thomas

Dreamer How

Be a dreamer. If you don't know how to dream, you're dead.

- Jim Valvano

Back Observe

Real shapes and real patterns are things you would observe in nature, like the marks on the back of a cobra's hood or the markings on a fish or a lizard. Imaginary shapes are just that, symbols that come to a person in dreams or reveries and are charged with meaning.

- Jim Woodring

Craft Your

The thing that I've always believed is that you have to follow your passion, and if climbing is your calling in life and your craft, to not do it is a tragedy. I am always going to encourage my children to follow their passions and dreams, whatever they are.

- Jimmy Chin

One Day Used

It was one of my dreams as a child, growing up in my little village with my cousins. We used to walk together, and I used to say, when you look at the world map, 'This town is there, that town is there, that river is there.' I used to say, 'One day, I'm going to travel these places.'

- Jimmy Cliff

Say Had

As I've grown - dare I say it - older, I had hopes of indulging my dreams of being a sailor.

- Jimmy Webb

Thought Dreaming

Was it only by dreaming or writing that I could find out what I thought?

- Joan Didion

Bed One Thing

There is one thing that gets you out of bed in the morning, and that is discipline. Because your dreams and your goals are not there waking up for you in the morning.

- Jocko Willink

Old Take

A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.

- John Barrymore

Love Had

Boys from my generation all love Jim Carrey! But you know, just being in his house with him and pitching jokes that he would act out, literally felt like the dreams that I had, so it was amazing.

- John Francis Daley

My Life Influential

I credit NTI, truthfully, with everything as far as where my head is and what my goals are and dreams are. I would say it was probably one of the most influential moments of my life, being there.

- John Krasinski

Limited Ideal

Today, among little girls especially, princesses and the romanticised ideal they represent - finding the man of your dreams - have a limited shelf life.

- John Lasseter

Dreamer Everybody

Everybody's a dreamer.

- John Lithgow

Mind Reverie

Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.

- John Locke

Own Your

Sigmund Freud said we act out our own dreams, but if you are only an actor you are not acting out your own dream. You are simply participating in someone else's dream.

- John Malkovich

Following Sort

I've sort of become the poster boy for quitting your job and following your dreams.

- John Tesh

Will Give

Don't give up on your dreams, or your dreams will give up on you.

- John Wooden

Dreaming Hoping

That's what keeps me going: dreaming, inventing, then hoping and dreaming some more in order to keep dreaming.

- Joseph Barbera

Private Public

Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.

- Joseph Campbell

Dream Perhaps

Perhaps life is just that... a dream and a fear.

- Joseph Conrad

I See Represents

It's weird to say, but every time I look at my daughter and I see this little living breathing thing that came from me, that represents all of the hopes and dreams that I would want for her, I see a miracle.

- Josh Gad

Purpose Bodies

But we can hold our spirits and our bodies so pure and high, we may cherish such thoughts and such ideals, and dream such dreams of lofty purpose, that we can determine and know what manner of men we will be, whenever and wherever the hour strikes and calls to noble action.

- Joshua Chamberlain

Questions About

For me, I'm a filmmaker because, above all, I'm an explorer. It's my way of exploring and investigating the problems, the questions, and the mysteries about what it means to be human that vex me most, that keep me up at night, and that, when I finally fall asleep, insinuate themselves into my dreams.

- Joshua Oppenheimer

Enjoy Out

After high school, I was going to move out to L.A. and try to pursue my dreams of acting. My parents said, 'That's fine. We support you, but you have to go to school,' which was fine because I'm a studious person anyway; I enjoy it.

- Josie Loren

Dream Give

Dream and give yourself permission to envision a You that you choose to be.

- Joy Page

Want Go

I never lost my dreams in my 20s, and I know that sounds corny, but it's incredibly important to never let go of what you really want in your life.

- Juan Pablo Di Pace

Down Tend

I don't dream songs. I'm more apt to write dreams down and then to be able to interpret them into a song. I also tend to get up and write prose in the morning from which will come songs.

- Judy Collins

Understand Role

I understand it's my role to realize people's dreams.

- Ayumi Hamasaki

Shooting Come

Do It Under the Influence Yourself! That's what we're shooting for! Get drunk and make your dreams come true.

- Aziz Ansari

Nowhere Take

Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.

- Baltasar Gracian

Our Dreams Our

And our dreams are who we are.

- Barbara Sher

Night Sometimes

Sometimes I wake at night in the White House and rub my eyes and wonder if it is not all a dream.

- Grover Cleveland

True More

I hope I can make more miracles, more dreams come true.

- Guan Tianlang

You See

I'll see you in my dreams.

- Gus Kahn

Dreamer Always

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

- Harriet Tubman

Trust Very

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.

- Harvey Mackay

More Last

Dreams are real as long as they last. Can we say more of life?

- Havelock Ellis

Opposite Had

I've had a life where things have worked out for me beyond my wildest dreams, and my brother's had just the opposite.

- Bill Paxton

Dream Get

You have to have a dream so you can get up in the morning.

- Billy Wilder

Hours Which

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.

- Henry David Thoreau

Reality Dream

It's not my job to dream your dreams. It's my job to make your dreams become a reality.

- Blanche Lincoln

You Yours

I'll let you be in my dreams if I can be in yours.

- Bob Dylan

Own Will

Dreams seem to have a will of their own.

- Henry Reed

Which Processes

Freud published The Interpretation of Dreams in 1900. It introduced the notion that there existed certain predictable and identifiable processes by which dreams were formed.

- Henry Reed

Best Usual

The usual comment from psychologists and psychiatrists was that it's best not to encourage people to look at their dreams because they are liable to stir up problems for themselves.

- Henry Reed

Willie Makers

You know, Willie Wonka said it best: we are the makers of dreams, the dreamers of dreams.

- Herb Brooks

Eternal Only

Only things the dreamers make live on. They are the eternal conquerors.

- Herbert Kaufman

Touch Your

Be as in touch with your dreams as you can be.

- Bob Weir

Becoming Painter

One of my first dreams when I was a child was becoming a painter.

- Hideo Kojima

Going Read

If you can't read, it's going to be hard to realize dreams.

- Booker T. Washington

Athletic Am

Am I athletic? In my dreams.

- Hugh Bonneville