Dream quotes are big business on the Internet. Quotes about dreams grace over 236,000,000 pages on the good ol’ WWW.
Yes, humans are the dream weavers extraordinaire (even when we have that very un-sexy rapid eye twitchy thingy goin' on). Our fascination/obsession with dream meanings and interpretation makes for some intense psychological tapas (especially after a few Appletinis).
Yet talking about dreams can seem fairly Forrest Gumpish. Ya got yer daydreams, yer nightmare dreams, yer precognitive dreams, yer lucid dreams, yer common dreams, yer…
We laugh when someone says, “No more General Tso for me right before bedtime. I dreamed I was Godzilla dressed up like Margaret Thatcher. Then I was on a stage but I didn’t know my lines. And then all my teeth fell out!”. But deep down we know dreams have real meaning.
Below are some dream quotes to help you remember that “ Dreams are illustrations... from the book your soul is writing about you. “ - Marsha Norman
“Dream as if you'll live forever.” - James Dean
“A dreamer is one who can find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” - Oscar Wilde
“ I'm sick of following my dreams. I'm going to just ask them where they're goin', and hook up with them later." - Mitch Hedberg
“Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Yesterday is but tomorrow's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.” - Khalil Gibran
“ Dreams are necessary to life.” - Anais Nin
“I don't dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living.” - Steven Spielberg
“ I find out a lot about myself by sleeping. Dreams, they are who I am when I’m too tired to be me.” - Jarod Kintz
“Dreams are often most profound when they seem the most crazy.” - Sigmund Freud
“Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives.” - William Dement
“Dream manfully and nobly, and thy dreams shall be prophets.” - Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
“ When your heart is in your dreams, no request is too extreme.” - Jiminy Cricket
“ A dream is a wish your heart makes.” - Cinderella
“ The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.” - Sigmund Freud
“ Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them..” - John Updike