— Paulo Coelho Brazilian lyricist and novelist 1947
„Waiting your time, dreaming of a better life.
Waiting your time, you're more than just a wife.
You don't want to do what your mother has done,
She has done.
This is your life, this new life has begun.
It's your day - a woman's day.
It's your day - a woman's day.“
— Peter Gabriel English singer-songwriter, record producer and humanitarian 1950
Shaking the Tree
„The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn; the bird waits in the egg; and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.“
— James Allen British philosophical writer 1864 - 1912
„You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.“
— Dr. Seuss American children's writer and illustrator, co-founder of Beginner Books 1904 - 1991
„Don’t wait for a plan to materialize. Don’t expect perfection in your very first try. Just jump In. No idea is too big or small, it’s just the mindset which matters. Life is short, startup now!“
— Akshay Agrawal Serial Social Entrepreneur 1998
Akshay Agarwal, a 16-year-old entrepreneur talks about his crowdfunding platform Ukhadlo.com http://startoholics.in/2014/06/akshay-agarwal-16-year-old-entrepreneur-talks-crowdfunding-platform-ukhadlo-com/
— John Lennon English singer and songwriter 1940 - 1980
— Yoko Ono, Grapefruit: A Book of Instructions and Drawings
A line written by Ono many years before, and quoted by Lennon in December 1980, as quoted in All We Are Saying : The Last Major Interview with John Lennon and Yoko Ono (2000) by John Lennon, Yōko Ono, David Sheff, p. 16.
„You can't just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream, you've got to get out there and make it happen yourself.“
— Diana Ross American vocalist, music artist and actress 1944
As quoted in Jet magazine, Vol. 67, No. 2 (4 February 1985), p. 40
— Sun Ra American jazz composer and bandleader 1914 - 1993
Context: In some far off place Many light years in space I’ll wait for you. Where human feet have never trod, Where human eyes have never seen. I'll build a world of abstract dreams And wait for you. Liner notes to Monorails and Satellites (1968)