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That strong mother doesn't tell her cub, Son, stay weak so the wolves can get you. She says, Toughen up, this is reality we are living in.
Reality is a sliding door.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Illusions commend themselves to us because they save us pain and allow us to enjoy pleasure instead. We must therefore accept it without complaint when they sometimes collide with a bit of reality against which they are dashed to pieces.
In reality, I never want to grow up.
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
George Bernard Shaw
Art is not merely an imitation of the reality of nature, but in truth a metaphysical supplement to the reality of nature, placed alongside thereof for its conquest.
In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
Our intention creates our reality.
First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
All of us grow up in particular realities - a home, family, a clan, a small town, a neighborhood. Depending upon how we're brought up, we are either deeply aware of the particular reading of reality into which we are born, or we are peripherally aware of it.
Methods of thought which claim to give the lead to our world in the name of revolution have become, in reality, ideologies of consent and not of rebellion.
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.
But Apple really beats to a different drummer. I used to say that Apple should be the Sony of this business, but in reality, I think Apple should be the Apple of this business.
If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.
Don't lower your expectations to meet your performance. Raise your level of performance to meet your expectations. Expect the best of yourself, and then do what is necessary to make it a reality.
Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.
Just as man can't exist without his body, so no rights can exist without the right to translate one's rights into reality, to think, to work and keep the results, which means: the right of property.
There are many ways to be free. One of them is to transcend reality by imagination, as I try to do.
Few people have the imagination for reality.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Schuller
We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.
Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality; man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true.
Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality.
Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw.
This is what I am. I have periods of enormous self-destructive depression, where I go completely off my trolley and lose all sight of reality and reason.
If you use your mind to study reality, you won't understand either your mind or reality. If you study reality without using your mind, you'll understand both.
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