— Kurt Gödel logician, mathematician, and philosopher of mathematics 1906 - 1978
— Tove Jansson, Moomin: The Complete Tove Jansson Comic Strip, Vol. 1
— William Golding, Lord of the Flies
„There is only one dream worth having... to live while you are alive, and die only when you are dead.“
— Arundhati Roy, The Cost of Living
From a speech entitled Come September http://ada.evergreen.edu/~arunc/texts/politics/comeSeptember.pdf.
— John Lennon English singer and songwriter 1940 - 1980
„beginnings are usually scary, and endings are usually sad, but its everything in between that makes it all worth living.“
— Bob Marley Jamaican singer, songwriter, musician 1945 - 1981
„I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation, where they won´t be judged by the color of their skin, but by the contente of their character.-->“
— Martin Luther King, Jr. American clergyman, activist, and leader in the American Civil Rights Movement 1929 - 1968
„A slave dreams of freedom, a free man dreams of wealth, the wealthy dream of power, and the powerful dream of freedom.“
— Andrzej Majewski Polish writer and photographer 1966
— Randy Pausch American professor of computer science, human-computer interaction and design 1960 - 2008
Context: Its important to have specific dreams. Dream Big. Dream without fear.
„Our dreams have been doctored. We belong no where. We sail unanchored on troubled seas. We may never be allowed ashore. Our sorrows will never be sad enough. Our joys never happy enough. Our dreams never big enough. Our lives never important enough. To matter..“
— Arundhati Roy Indian novelist, essayist 1961
„I’ve dreamed a lot. I’m tired now from dreaming but not tired of dreaming. No one tires of dreaming, because to dream is to forget, and forgetting does not weigh on us, it is a dreamless sleep throughout which we remain awake. In dreams I have achieved everything.“
— Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet
„I love borders. August is the border between summer and autumn; it is the most beautiful month I know.
Twilight is the border between day and night, and the shore is the border between sea and land. The border is longing: when both have fallen in love but still haven't said anything. The border is to be on the way. It is the way that is the most important thing.“
— Tove Jansson Finnish children's writer and illustrator 1914 - 2001