Reality Quotes

Cannot find REALITY. SYS... Universe Halted.
Anon.
Fantasies are more than substitutes for unpleasant reality they are also dress rehearsals, plans. All acts performed in the world begin in the imagination.
Barbara Garrison

Unless a man or woman has experienced the darkness of the soul he or she can know nothing of that transforming laughter without which no hint of the ultimate reality of the opposites can be faintly intuited.
Helen Luke
In no sense do I advocate evading or defying the law... That would lead to anarchy. An individual who breaks a law that his conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for law.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Pablo picasso - there is no abstract art. you must always start...
Life is not a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced.
Sren Aaby Kierkegaard

Erich gutkind - the stupendous fact that we stand in the midst of...
Reality continues to ruin my life.
Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Tupac Shaku
Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.
Lily Tomlin
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose a holy curiosity.
Albert Einstein
Virtual Reality is like mainlining television.
William Gibson
I describe in a realistic form a nonrealistic reality.
Fernando Botero, Columbian painter and sculpto
Henry david thoreau, walden - petty fears and petty pleasures are but the...
The difference between fiction and reality Fiction has to make sense.
Tom Clancy
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.
Napoleon Hill
Attitude is more important than reality.
Elaine Agathe
Paranoia is a finer scale of reality.
Michael W. Moore
Because systems of mass communication can communicate only officially acceptable levels of reality, no one can know the extent of the secret unconscious life. No one in America can know what will happen. No one is in real control.
Allen Ginsberg
Good writers define reality bad ones merely restate it. A good writer turns fact into truth a bad writer will, more often than not, accomplish the opposite.
Edward Albee
There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so many people live such an unreal life. They take the images outside them for reality and never allow the world within to assert itself.
Hermann Hesse
All the best stories are but one story in reality - - The story of escape. It is the only thing which interests us all and at all times, how to escape.
A. C. Benson
Do continue to believe that with your feeling and your work you are taking part in the greatest the more strongly you cultivate this belief, the more will reality and the world go forth from it.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.
Anon.
Doubt of the reality of love ends by making us doubt everything.
Henri Frdric Amiel
It takes in reality only one to make a quarrel. It is useless for the sheep to pass resolutions in favour of vegetarianism while the wolf remains of a different opinion.
William Ralph Inge, Outspoken Essays (1919)
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.
Cicero, Pro Publio Sestio
I reject your reality and substitute my own!
Adam Savage, Mythbusters TV show
The shortest and surest way to live with honour in the world, is to be in reality what we would appear to be; and if we observe, we shall find, that all human virtues increase and strengthen themselves by the practice of them.
Socrates
People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.
Robert J. Ringe
Distance lasts a day. But reality lasts a lifetime.
Dr. Laura Schlessinger, The Dr. Laura radio show
Human kind cannot bear much reality.
T. S. Eliot
An artist does not fake reality - - He *stylizes* it.
Ayn Rand, From the article "Art and Sense of Life" in The Romantic Manifesto
We have art so that we shall not die of reality.
Nietzsche
The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality.
Toni Cade Bambera
The shortest and surest way to live with honour in the world, is to be in reality what we would appear to be and if we observe, we shall find, that all human virtues increase and strengthen themselves by the practice of them.
Socrates
More than ever, the creation of the ridiculous is almost impossible because of the competition it receives from reality.
Robert A. Bake
Sometimes the appropriate response to reality is to go insane.
Philip K. Dick, Valis
In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
Friedrich Nietzsche