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The question was put to him, what hope is and his answer was, The dream of a waking man.

Laertius Diogenes

The republic is a dreamNothing happens unless first a dream.

Carl Sandburg

The smaller the head, the bigger the dream.

Austin O'Malley

The standard of a true leader is that he sets also his own rules rather than merely and blindly obeying the set of standard rules, even if it means being treated as an idiot or a crazy by the fools. And to follow his noble dream to attain his cherished goal, he employs his wisdom tool gained from his own hard core experience in an open school called life.

Anuj Somany

The timeless in you is aware of life's timelessness and knows that yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.

Kahlil Gibran

The trebling of the population in this small and impoverished country, flowing with milk and honey but not with sufficient water, rich in rocks and sand dunes but poor in natural resources and vital raw materials, has been no easy task Indeed, practical men, with their eyes fixed upon things as they are, regarded it as an empty and insubstantial utopian dream.

Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe

The whole dream of democracy is to raise the proletarian to the level of stupidity attained by the bourgeois.

Gustave Flaubert

The winner of the hoop race will be the first to realize her dream, not society's dream, her own personal dream.

Barbara Bush

The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dream shall never die.

Edward M. Kennedy, Democratic National Convention, 1980

The works of women are symbolical. We sew, sew, prick our fingers, dull our sight, producing what? A pair of slippers, sir, to put on when you're weary -- or a stool. To stumble over and vex you... curse that stool! Or else at best, a cushion, where you lean and sleep, and dream of something we are not, but would be for your sake. Alas, alas! This hurts most, this... that, after all, we are paid the worth of our work, perhaps.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

There are many ways of breaking a heart. Stories were full of hearts being broken by love, but what really broke a heart was taking away its dream-whatever that dream might be.

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck

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.

Douglas H. Everett

There are those that look at things the way they are, and ask why? I dream of things that never were, and ask why not.

Robert F. Kennedy

There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not

Robert Francis Kennedy

There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?

Robert Francis Kennedy, 1968 presidential campaign

There couldn't be a society of people who didn't dream. They'd be dead in two weeks.

William S. Burroughs

There is no need to dream in nature because you are already inside the dream!

Mehmet Murat ildan

There is nothing truer than myth: history, in its attempt to realize myth, distorts it, stops halfway; when history claims to have succeeded, this is nothing but humbug and mystification. Everything we dream is realizable. Reality does not have to be: it is simply what it is.

Eugène Ionesco

There's no place to put the furniture. I was born in a little village in Germany. I can dream and imagine this new world, but I can't live in it.

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night. In their gray visions they obtain glimpses of eternity; and thrill; in waking; to find they have been upon the verge of the great secret.

Edgar Allan Poe

Those who are more likely to achieve their goal/dream/aspiration/ambition are only those who are ready to pay the price. For, nothing of value is without a price tag.

Emeasoba George

Thou art gone from my gaze like a beautiful dream, And I seek thee in vain by the meadow and stream.

George Linley

To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan... believe... act!

Alfred A. Montapert

To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.

Anatole France

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

Anatole France

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