Quotes about Dreams

"You gotta have a dream. if you don't have a dream, how you gonna make a dream come true ?."

Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was an American writer, theatrical producer, and theatre director of musicals for almost forty years.


"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible."

Thomas Edward Lawrence (16 August 1888 – 19 May 1935) known professionally as T. E. Lawrence, was a British Army officer renowned especially for his liaison role during the Arab Revolt against Ottoman Turkish rule of 1916–18. The extraordinary breadth and variety of his activities and associations, and his ability to describe them vividly in writing, have earned him international fame as Lawrence of Arabia, a title popularised by the 1962 film based on his life.


"Dreams are necessary to life. "

Anaïs Nin (born Angela Anaïs Juana Antolina Rosa Edelmira Nin y Culmell) (February 21, 1903, – January 14, 1977) was a French author who became famous for her published journals, which span more than 60 years, beginning when she was 11 years old and ending shortly before her death. Nin is also famous for her erotica.


"Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions."

Edgar Cayce (March 18, 1877 – January 3, 1945) was an American who claimed to be a psychic with the ability to channel answers to questions on subjects such as health or Atlantis while in a self-induced trance.


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

Alfred Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) much better known as "Alfred, Lord Tennyson," was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom during much of Queen Victoria's reign and remains one of the most popular poets in the English language.


"Dreams have only one owner at a time. That's why dreamers are lonely."

Erma Louise Bombeck (born Erma Fiste) (February 21, 1927 – April 22, 1996) was an American humorist who achieved great popularity for her newspaper column that described suburban home life humorously from the mid-1960s until the late 1990s.


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

Baltasar Gracián y Morales (January 8, 1601 – December 6,1658) was a Spanish Jesuit and baroque prose writer.


"I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake."

René Descartes (31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) was a French philosopher, mathematician, physicist, and writer who spent most of his adult life in the Dutch Republic. He has been dubbed the "Father of Modern Philosophy,


"I don't design clothes, I design dreams."

Ralph Lauren (born October 14, 1939) is an American fashion designer and business executive; best-known for his Polo Ralph Lauren clothing brand.


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

Debra Janine "Debi" Thomas (born March 25, 1967) is an American figure skater and physician. She is the 1986 World champion and 1988 Olympic bronze medalist, having taken part in the Battle of the Carmens at those games.