zephyr illusions photo by donna October 1992. The view atop Chasseral, Jura Mountains looking across Switzerland to The Alps on the horizon. Fog, intensely thick, rising from Lac Bienne and stretching its fingers high onto the Lignières-Plateau de Diesse after wholly filling the valley below the plateau.

Tuesday, August 16, 2005


"So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable."
Christopher Reeve

"A man's dreams are an index to his greatness."
Zadok Rabinwitz

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."
Eleanor Roosevelt

"Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born."
Dale Turner

"Dreams are the touchstones of our character."

Henry David Thoreau

"Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them."

John Updike

"The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance - and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning."
Oprah Winfrey

"He felt that his whole life was some kind of dream and he sometimes wondered whose it was and whether they were enjoying it."

Douglas Adams, "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"

"Keep true to the dreams of thy youth."

Friedrich von Schiller (1759 - 1805)

"In dreams begins responsibility."

William Butler Yeats

"There is a fine line between dreams and reality, it's up to you to draw it."
B. Quilliam

"I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long. If we're in each other's dreams, we can play together all night."
Bill Watterson


  1. Quote: "Every new beginning comes from some other new beginning's end."

  2. hmmm, good point, Peter. sometimes, going in circles can be a good thing, eh? :)

    btw, i took a quick look at your blog.... looks quite interesting so i've bookmarked it to peruse at length later. glad you stopped by. thanks

  3. [Chorus:]
    Dreams can come true
    Look at me babe I'm with you
    You know you gotta have hope
    You know you gotta be strong

    Dreams can come true
    Look at me babe I'm with you
    You know you gotta have hope
    You know you gotta be strong


  4. dreams and hope to seem to go hand in hand, don't they?

    btw Prof., it's nice to know that you can sing :)

  5. lol, i can quote chorus lines ;) that's about all of my musical talents.