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That is where my dearest and brightest dreams have ranged — to hear for the duration of a heartbeat the universe and the totality of life in its mysterious, innate harmony.

Gertrude
Dreams come from the past, not from the future. Dreams shouldn't control you--you should control them.

Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman
The answer is dreams. Dreaming on and on. Entering the world of dreams and never coming out. Living in dreams for the rest of time.

Sputnik Sweetheart
I dream. Sometimes I think that's the only right thing to do.

Sputnik Sweetheart
Our dreams prove that to imagine - to dream about things that have not happened - is among mankind's deepest needs.

The Unbearable Lightness of Being
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Eleonora
I've never done anything but dream. This, and this alone, has been the meaning of my life. My only real concern has been my inner life.

The Book of Disquiet
Why does the eye see a thing more clearly in dreams than the imagination when awake?
When I consider this carefully, I find not a single property which with certainty separates the waking state from the dream. How can you be certain that your whole life is not a dream?
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