Quotations About
dreams

Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.

As reported in The Huffington Post, July 27 2012.
Posted in: Wilma Rudolph

Never put an age limit on your dreams.

Age Is Just a Number: Achieve Your Dreams at Any Stage in Your Life
Posted in: Dara Torres

When life offers you a dream so far beyond any of your expectations, it’s not reasonable to grieve when it comes to an end.

Posted in: Twilight

Finn: It’s nice helping other people’s dreams come true.
Will: It’s called being a teacher.

The Role You Were Born to Play (season 4, episode 5)
Posted in: Glee

Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

Paris Review interview (1958)
Posted in: William Faulkner

Buffy: Do you remember that demon that almost got out the night I died?
Willow: Every nightmare I have that doesn’t revolve around academic failure or public nudity is about that thing. In fact, once I dreamed that it attacked me while I was late for a test and naked.

Everyone must dream. We dream to give ourselves hope. To stop dreaming — well, that’s like saying you can never change your fate. Isn’t that true?

The Hundred Secret Senses (1995)
Posted in: Amy Tan

If you are a dreamer,
Come in.
If you are a dreamer,
A wisher,
A liar,
A hoper,
A prayer,
A magic-bean-buyer,
If you’re a pretender,
Come sit by my fire,
For we have some flax-golden tales to spin.
Come in! Come in!

Invitation
Posted in: Shel Silverstein

Hook Hand Thug: Go, live your dream.
Flynn Rider: I will.
Hook Hand Thug: Your dream stinks. I was talking to her.

Posted in: Tangled

Rapunzel: I’ve been looking out of a window for eighteen years, dreaming about what I might feel like when those lights rise in the sky. What if it’s not everything I dreamed it would be?
Flynn Rider: It will be.
Rapunzel: And what if it is? What do I do then?
Flynn Rider: Well,that’s the good part I guess. You get to go find a new dream.

Posted in: Tangled

Up through the water came a large trout; a flash of silver; a dart of light; the fulfillment of a small boy’s dream.

The Importance of Being Seven (2012)