Dreams and Visions

Thoughtful quotes about dreams and visions.

Words of Wisdom

"Imagination is more important than knowledge." (Einstein)

"Dreams are illustrations...from the book your soul is writing about you." (Marsha Norman)

"Our dreams are the sequel of our waking knowledge." (Emerson)

"As in dreams, so in the scarcely less fluid events of the world, every man sees himself in colossal, without knowing that it is himself. The good, compared to the evil which he sees, is as his own good to his own evil." (Emerson)

"The habit most worth cultivating is that of thinking clearly even though inspired."

"Reality can destroy the dream; why shouldn't the dream destroy reality?" (George Moore)

"Picture in your mind a sense of personal destiny." (Wayne Oats)

"Vision is the art of seeing things invisible." (Swift)

"Do something worth remembering." (Elvis Presley)

"Your reason and your passions are the rudder and the sails of your seafaring soul. If either your sails or your rudder be broken, you can toss and drift, or else be held at a stand still in midseas." (Kahil Gibran)

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. (Edmund Burke)

"We must describe with our lives the future we want to see for our children." (Rich Heffern)

"Where there is no vision, the people perish." (Proverbs)

"What is now proved was once only imagined." (William Blake)

"You see things; and say, Why?" But I dream things that never were; and say, "Why not?" (George Bernard Shaw)

"It is our thinking that we must modify if we are to make and implement the decisions necessary to protect the world we live in." (Margaret Mead)

"Vision is the art of seeing things invisible." (Swift)

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Staff, H. (2009, January 2). Dreams and Visions, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2024, July 13 from

Last Updated: July 18, 2014

Medically reviewed by Harry Croft, MD

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