Sleep And Dream Quotes by Rene Descartes, Clifton Fadiman, Ashleigh Brilliant, Richard Schiff, William Shakespeare, Erich Fromm and many others.
I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake.
Insomnia is a gross feeder. It will nourish itself on any kind of thinking, including thinking about not thinking.
The best reason for having dreams is that in dreams no reasons are necessary.
We are often too late with our brilliance. We are on time delay. The only instant gratification comes in the form of potato chips. The rest will find us by surprise somewhere down the road maybe as we sleep and dream of other things.
Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises.
To die, to sleep – To sleep, perchance to dream – ay, there’s the rub, For in this sleep of death what dreams may come.
A dream is a microscope through which we look at the hidden occurrences in our soul.
Man is firmly convinced that he is awake; in reality he is caught in a net of sleep and dreams which he has unconsciously woven himself.
Those who have compared our life to a dream were right… we were sleeping wake, and waking sleep.
Huge and mighty forms that do not live like living men, moved slowly through the mind by day and were trouble to my dreams.
We are not only less reasonable and less decent in our dreams… we are also more inteligent, wiser and capable of better judgment when we are asleep than when we are awake.
All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of them, when he is asleep, is in a world of his own.
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.
Recall the old story of the rather refined young man who preferred sex dreams to visiting brothels because he met a much nicer type of girl that way.
We are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep.
There is no reason we should expect young children to enter the nocturnal darkness of sleep and dreams without help.
A dream is a wish your heart makes, when you’re fast asleep.