Reality: thoughts to ponder
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|Tue, 03-30-2010 - 7:45am|
Different takes on reality.
Which ones are your favorites? ( I like numbers 9 & 17)
1- Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesnâ€™t go away.
- Philip K. Dick
2- Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
- Albert Einstein
3- Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
- John Lennon
4- Everything you can imagine is real.
- Pablo Picasso
5- Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it.
- Jane Wagner
6- You know youâ€™re in love when you canâ€™t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
- Dr Seuss
7- There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other.
- Douglas H. Everett
8- Reality is that part of the imagination we all agree on.
9- Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
- Soren Kierkegaard
10- Intuition comes very close to clairvoyance; it appears to be the extrasensory perception of reality.
- Alexis Carrel
11- When you argue with reality, you lose â€“ but only 100% of the time.
- Byron Katie
12- Reality does not conform to the ideal, but confirms it.
- Gustave Flaubert
13- Reality is a question of perspective; the further you get from the past, the more concrete and plausible it seems â€” but as you approach the present, it inevitably seems incredible.
- Salman Rushdie
14- The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.
- Tom Clancy
15- You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
- Walt Disney
16- A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.
- John Lennon
17- Donâ€™t let someone elseâ€™s opinion of you become your reality.
- Les Brown
18- Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
- Tupac Shakur
19- The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
- Jean Jacques Rousseau
20- Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.
- Lily Tomlin
21- Since we cannot change reality, let us change the eyes which see reality.
- Nikos Kazantzakis
22- Either you deal with what is the reality, or you can be sure that the reality is going to deal with you.
- Alex Haley