It seems that everyone has their own inexplicable fear to have nightmares about. We need nightmares to keep ourselves entertained, and fend off the contentment that we all fear and abhor so much. ~Louis de Bernières
Dreams say what they mean, but they don’t say it in daytime language. ~Gail Godwin
Dreams are only thoughts you didn’t have time to think about during the day. ~Author Unknown
Huge and mighty forms that do not live like living men, moved slowly through the mind by day and were trouble to my dreams. ~Wordsworth, Resolution and Independence
Our dreams disturb us because they refuse to pander to our fondest notions of ourselves. The closer one looks, the more they seem to insist upon a challenging proposition: You must live truthfully. Right now. And always. Few forces in life present, with an equal sense of inevitability, the bare-knuckle facts of who we are, and the demands of what we might become. ~Marc Ian Barasch
In dreams, we enter a world that’s entirely our own. ~Steven Kloves, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (movie)
There’s a long, long trail a-winding into the land of my dreams. ~Stoddard King, Jr.CCQ
For a dreamer, night’s the only time of day. ~From the movie Newsies
I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake. ~Rene Descartes, "Meditations on First Philosophy"
Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives. ~William DementCUL
Pay attention to your dreams – God’s angels often speak directly to our hearts when we are asleep. ~Quoted in The Angels’ Little Instruction Book by Eileen Elias Freeman, 1994
Dreams digest the meals that are our days. ~Terri Guillemets
Some colors exist in dreams that are not present in the waking spectrum. ~Terri Guillemets
Dreams are answers to questions we haven’t yet figured out how to ask. ~X-Files
I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can play together all night. ~Bill Watterson, Calvin & Hobbes
Dreams are illustrations… from the book your soul is writing about you. ~Marsha Norman
Codi: "So you think we all just have animal dreams. We can’t think of anything to dream except our ordinary lives."
Loyd: "Only if you have an ordinary life. If you want sweet dreams, you’ve got to live a sweet life."
~Barbara Kingsolver, Animal Dreams