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The gap between ideals and actualities, between dreams and achievements, the gap that can spur strong men to increased exertions, but can break the spirit of others -- this gap is the most conspicuous, continuous land mark in American history. It is conspicuous and continuous not because Americans achieve little, but because they dream grandly. The gap is a standing reproach to Americans; but it marks them off as a special and singularly admirable community among the world's peoples.

George Will

The guts/courage to take a bold step forward is a leap/step of faith required as a milestone towards the realization/actualization of a/your dream/vision/aspiration.

Emeasoba George

The Human Spirit can never be paralyzed. If you are breathing, you can dream.

Michael Brown

The more you can dream, the more you can do.

Michael Korda

The problems of the world cannot possible 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.

John Keats

The prospect of success in achieving our most cherished dream is not without its terrors. Who is more deprived and alone than the man who has achieved his dream

Brendan Francis

The prospect of success in achieving our most cherished dream is not without its terrors. Who is more deprived and alone than the man who has achieved his dream?

Brendan Francis

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

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