Reality quotes

In this world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is …In this world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.

Truth Witty Suffering

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent …Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Short

Rags to riches isn't a story anyone wants to hear until after it's …Rags to riches isn't a story anyone wants to hear until after it's done.

Inspirational Success Truth

Men are from Earth, women are from Earth. Deal with …Men are from Earth, women are from Earth. Deal with it.

Funny Short

Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find …Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it.

Short Truth Fear

You are not special. You're not a beautiful and unique snowflake. You're the same decaying organic …You are not special. You're not a beautiful and unique snowflake. You're the same decaying organic matter as everything else. We're all part of the same compost heap. We're all singing, all dancing crap of the world.

Wisdom

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the …The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.

Change

Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. …Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.

Change Life Peace Wisdom

you can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to …you can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.

Truth Mind Human nature

Nobody looks like what they really are on the inside. You don't. I don't. People are much more …Nobody looks like what they really are on the inside. You don't. I don't. People are much more complicated than that. It's true of everybody.

People Human nature

Dreams don't work unless you take …Dreams don't work unless you take action.

Dreams Truth Work Action

Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of …Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man.

Hope Evil






Short + Reality quotes

Short Quotes
We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that …We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.

Short

Wherever you go, you take yourself with …Wherever you go, you take yourself with you.

Short Personality

All things truly wicked start from …All things truly wicked start from innocence.

Short Ignorance

Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go …Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.

Short Belief

Do not be angry with the rain; it simply does not know how to fall …Do not be angry with the rain; it simply does not know how to fall upwards.

Short Acceptance

Knowledge is light; it illuminates and reveals the nature of …Knowledge is light; it illuminates and reveals the nature of reality

Short Knowledge Light

Truth is exact correspondence with …Truth is exact correspondence with reality.

Short Truth

It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go …It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.

Short

The more real you get the more unreal the world …The more real you get the more unreal the world gets.

Short World

We understand how dangerous a mask can be. We all become what we pretend to …We understand how dangerous a mask can be. We all become what we pretend to be.

Short

We are all someone's …We are all someone's monster.

Short

The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make …The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.

Short

Nothing ever becomes real 'til it is …Nothing ever becomes real 'til it is experienced.

Short Experience

Reality is not always probable, or …Reality is not always probable, or likely.

Short

If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform a million …If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform a million realities.

Short

Reality is frequently …Reality is frequently inaccurate.

Short

Darkness is the absence of light. Delusion is darkness, Reality is …Darkness is the absence of light. Delusion is darkness, Reality is light.

Short Darkness Light

Reality's what other people dream for …Reality's what other people dream for you.

Short

Of the unreal, there is no existence. Of the real, there is no …Of the unreal, there is no existence. Of the real, there is no nonexistence.

Short Bhagavad gita



Life + Reality quotes

Life Quotes
I've lived through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually …I've lived through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually happened.

Life Short Fear Humor

If you've never eaten while crying you don t know what life tastes …If you've never eaten while crying you don t know what life tastes like.

Life Short

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be …Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.

Life Short Problems Experience

You don't get explanations in real life. You just get moments that are absolutely, utterly, …You don't get explanations in real life. You just get moments that are absolutely, utterly, inexplicably odd.

Life Moment

One thing I have learned in a long life: that all our science, measured against reality, is …One thing I have learned in a long life: that all our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike -- and yet it is the most precious thing we have.

Life Science

nothing in this world is more difficult than …nothing in this world is more difficult than love.

Life Love Relationship

Life is not a PG feel-good movie. Real life often ends badly. Literature tries to document this …Life is not a PG feel-good movie. Real life often ends badly. Literature tries to document this reality, while showing us it is still possible for us to endure nobly.

Life Sadness

The mystery of life isn't a problem to solve, but a reality to …The mystery of life isn't a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.

Life Problems Experience

Life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could …Life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could invent.

Life Mind

At times life seems to be a cruel game. The only justification for it is that in reality, it is …At times life seems to be a cruel game. The only justification for it is that in reality, it is only a dream

Life



Dreams + Reality quotes

Dreams Quotes
You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your …You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.

Dreams Love

A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is …A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.

Dreams Inspirational Short

Dreams, dreams. I walk them; I live them. I delude myself with them. It's a wonder I can spot …Dreams, dreams. I walk them; I live them. I delude myself with them. It's a wonder I can spot reality anymore.

Dreams Poetry

If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of …If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing and having worthless dreams.

Dreams Imagination

That's how I know they are dreams. Because the simple and plain and everyday things are the ones …That's how I know they are dreams. Because the simple and plain and everyday things are the ones that we can never have.

Dreams Life

Do not take life's experiences too seriously. For, in reality, they are nothing but dream …Do not take life's experiences too seriously. For, in reality, they are nothing but dream experiences. Play your part in life, but never forget that it is only a role.

Dreams Life Experience

The soul temporarily dreams itself to be a body, experiencing its attendant joys and sorrows; …The soul temporarily dreams itself to be a body, experiencing its attendant joys and sorrows; though in reality, it is always the changeless image of God

Dreams God Soul Experience

We are in a dream state. The only way to wake up is to refuse to recognize anything as reality …We are in a dream state. The only way to wake up is to refuse to recognize anything as reality except God

Dreams God

All that we see or seem is but a dream within a …All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.

Dreams Short



All reality Quotes


Reality leaves a lot to the …Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.

Imagination Short

Reality denied comes back to …Reality denied comes back to haunt.

History Short

Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the …Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.

Consciousness Universe

People are running, but there is no place in the world to which they can flee to escape themselves. …People are running, but there is no place in the world to which they can flee to escape themselves. Ultimately, each one must face himself.

Courage Truth Wisdom People

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, It's a …I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, It's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, And that enables you to laugh at life's realities.

There are two ways to be happy: improve your reality or lower your …There are two ways to be happy: improve your reality or lower your expectations.

Happiness Inspirational Advice

Education is a weapon the effect of which is determined by the hands which wield it, by who is to …Education is a weapon the effect of which is determined by the hands which wield it, by who is to be struck down.

Education

What separated me from all my homeboys is the fact that I didn't get caught inside the reality. I …What separated me from all my homeboys is the fact that I didn't get caught inside the reality. I was always dreaming about doing something else or going somewhere else.

Success

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the …The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.

Change World Life lessons

I'm starting to realize that people lack good mirrors. It's so hard for anyone to show us how we …I'm starting to realize that people lack good mirrors. It's so hard for anyone to show us how we look, & so hard for us to show anyone how we feel.

Feeling Understanding

Life's under no obligation to give us what we …Life's under no obligation to give us what we expect.

Hope Inspirational Life

We make up horrors to help us cope with the real …We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.

All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a …All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.

History Truth

Reality means you live until you die...the real truth is- nobody wants …Reality means you live until you die...the real truth is- nobody wants reality.

Death Short Truth

Reality exists in the human mind, and nowhere …Reality exists in the human mind, and nowhere else.

Mind Humans

Imagination is the only weapon in the war against …Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.

Imagination Short War

The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in …The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.

Beauty Change Emotions

The more stupid one is, the closer one is to reality. The more stupid one is, the clearer one is. …The more stupid one is, the closer one is to reality. The more stupid one is, the clearer one is. Stupidity is brief and artless, while intelligence squirms and hides itself. Intelligence is unprincipled, but stupidity is honest and straightforward.

Honesty

I don't like work--no man does--but I like what is in the work--the chance to find yourself. Your …I don't like work--no man does--but I like what is in the work--the chance to find yourself. Your own reality--for yourself not for others--what no other man can ever know. They can only see the mere show, and never can tell what it really means.

Work

One person's craziness is another person's …One person's craziness is another person's reality.

Perspective

Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild With a faery, hand in hand, For the world's …Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild With a faery, hand in hand, For the world's more full of weeping than you can understand.

Poetry

Great Leaders Create More Leaders Good leaders have vision and inspire others to help them turn …Great Leaders Create More Leaders Good leaders have vision and inspire others to help them turn vision into reality. Great leaders create more leaders, not followers. Great leaders have vision, share vision, and inspire others to create their own.

The light in the heart

When somebody gives you pleasure you tend to think you love that person. But in reality it is …When somebody gives you pleasure you tend to think you love that person. But in reality it is yourself you love—your ego has been pleased by the other person's attention; that is all.

Love Pleasure

I'm not strange, weird, off, nor crazy, my reality is just different from …I'm not strange, weird, off, nor crazy, my reality is just different from yours.

It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of …It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.

Humor Perspective Mind Humans

Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because the regret is stronger than …Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because the regret is stronger than gratitude.

People

Youth offers the promise of happiness, but life offers the realities of …Youth offers the promise of happiness, but life offers the realities of grief.

Happiness Life

I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable …I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.

Faith Happiness Truth Perspective

There is talk of the failure of socialism, and where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia, …There is talk of the failure of socialism, and where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia, and Latin America?

Failure Success

There is everything you know and there is everything that happens. When the two do not line up, you …There is everything you know and there is everything that happens. When the two do not line up, you make a choice.

Choice

Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is …Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.

Time Memory Past

You take people, you put them on a journey, you give them peril, you find out who they really …You take people, you put them on a journey, you give them peril, you find out who they really are.

Character People Life lessons Human nature

There are times when the mind is dealt such a blow it hides itself in insanity. While this may not …There are times when the mind is dealt such a blow it hides itself in insanity. While this may not seem beneficial, it is. There are times when reality is nothing but pain, and to escape that pain the mind must leave reality behind.

Pain Mind

Thinking something does not make it true. Wanting something does not make it …Thinking something does not make it true. Wanting something does not make it real.

Inspirational Truth Thinking

I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all …I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?

You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter …You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.

Philosophy Politics

I'm not sure this is a world I belong in anymore. I'm not sure that I want to wake …I'm not sure this is a world I belong in anymore. I'm not sure that I want to wake up.

Love World

[Horror fiction] shows us that the control we believe we have is purely illusory and that every …[Horror fiction] shows us that the control we believe we have is purely illusory and that every moment we teeter on chaos and oblivion.

Nothing is …Nothing is real.

Truth

There is no point in using the word 'impossible' to describe something that has clearly …There is no point in using the word 'impossible' to describe something that has clearly happened.

Become so conscious of God that you know he is the only Reality. The more you meditate, the more …Become so conscious of God that you know he is the only Reality. The more you meditate, the more that thought will be paramount.

God Consciousness

I hate how I don't feel real enough unless people are …I hate how I don't feel real enough unless people are watching.

Understand me. I'm not like an ordinary world. I have my madness, I live in another dimension and I …Understand me. I'm not like an ordinary world. I have my madness, I live in another dimension and I do not have time for things that have no soul.

Soul Understanding

To really be a nerd, she'd decided, you had to prefer fictional worlds to the real …To really be a nerd, she'd decided, you had to prefer fictional worlds to the real one.