Reality Quotes

Be as radical as reality.
Lenin
Paranoia is a finer scale of reality.
Michael W. Moore

The difference between fiction and reality Fiction has to make sense.
Tom Clancy
When men are brought face to face with their opponents, forced to listen and learn and mend their ideas, they cease to be children and savages and begin to live like civilized men. Then only is freedom a reality, when men may voice their opinions because they must examine their opinions.
Walter Lippmann
Kahlil gibran - the reality of the other person lies not in what...
Reality is something you rise above.
Liza Minnelli

Napoleon hill - first comes thought; then organization of that...
Hope is not a dream but a way of making dreams become reality.
L. J. Suenens
The stupendous fact that we stand in the midst of reality will always be something far more wonderful than anything we do.
Erich Gutkind
Petty fears and petty pleasures are but the shadow of reality.
Henry David Thoreau, Walden
I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.
Garrison Keillo
We must learn to tailor our concepts to fit reality, instead of trying to stuff reality into our concepts.
Victor Daniels
Writing, I think, is not apart from living. Writing is a kind of double living. The writer experiences everything twice. Once in reality and once in the mirror which waits always before or behind.
Catherine Drinker Bowen
Henry fielding - now, in reality, the world have paid too great a...
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
Some forms of reality are so horrible we refuse to face them, unless we are trapped into it by comedy. To label any subject unsuitable for comedy is to admit defeat.
Peter Sellers
I describe in a realistic form a nonrealistic reality.
Fernando Botero, Columbian painter and sculpto
Sometimes the appropriate response to reality is to go insane.
Philip K. Dick, Valis
Hope is the denial of reality.
Margaret Weis
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
Reality continues to ruin my life.
Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes
You need only claim the event of your life to make yourself yours. When you truly possess all you have been and done, which may take some time, you are fierce with reality.
Florida Scott - Maxwell, Oprah Magazine, May 2004
Without an adequate theory, reality is irrelevant.
Kent "Sparky" Gregory
Humankind cannot stand very much reality.
T. S. Eliot
To break a promise is to deny the reality of the past Therefore it is to deny the hope of a real future....
Ursala Lequin
In our society those who are in reality superior in intelligence can be accepted by their fellows only if they pretend they are not.
Marya Mannes
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gautie
In reality, serendipity accounts for one percent of the blessings we receive in life, work and love. The other 99 percent is due to our efforts.
Peter McWilliams
Creativity is essentially a lonely art. An even lonelier struggle. To some a blessing. To others a curse. It is in reality the ability to reach inside yourself and drag forth from your very soul an idea.
Lou Dorfsman
A man loses contact with reality if he is not surrounded by his books.
Franois Maurice Mitterrand
Art is a deliberate recreation of a new and special reality that grows from your response to life. It cannot be copied; it must be created.
Anonymous
The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
Max De Pree
Attitude is more important than reality.
Elaine Agathe
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
We are shaped by each other. We adjust not to the reality of a world, but to the reality of other thinkers.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
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
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
Alexis Carrel
Reality is but a poor excuse for not having an imagination.
Melissa Maye
The dream is real, my friends. The failure to realize it is the only unreality.
Toni Cade Bambera
The ultimate security is your understanding of reality.
H. Stanley Judd