Reality Quotes

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
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

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
Be as radical as reality.
Lenin
Phillip k. dick - reality is that which refuses to go away when i...
Reality is but a poor excuse for not having an imagination.
Melissa Maye

Joseph conrad - words, as is well known, are great foes of...
If we are to go forward, we must go back and rediscover those precious values - - That all reality hinges on moral foundations and that all reality has spiritual control.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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
Human kind cannot bear much reality.
T. S. Eliot
Life is not a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced.
Sren Aaby Kierkegaard
Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gaultie
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
Edward albee - good writers define reality bad ones merely...
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
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts about reality.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
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.
Courage is an everyday thing. When we look reality squarely in the eye and refuse to back away from our awareness, we are living courage.
Unknown
Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence and a belief in our right and our responsibility to be equal members of society.
Janet Jackson
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
Albert Einstein
We are like sculptors, constantly carving out of others the image we long for, need, love or desire, often against reality, against their benefit, and always, in the end, a disappointment, because it does not fit them.
Anais Nin
The best Web sites are better than reality.
Jakob Nielsen, Usability consultant
The structure of language determines not only thought, but reality itself.
Noam Chomsky, Ruth Anshen, Biography of an Idea (Mt. Kisco, NY: Moyer Bell Limited, 1986), pg. 196
Reality is something you rise above.
Liza Minnelli
Five senses; an incurably abstract intellect; a haphazardly selective memory; a set of preconceptions and assumptions so numerous that I can never examine more than minority of them - Never become conscious of them all. How much of total reality can such an apparatus let through?
C. S. Lewis
Performance is your reality. Forget everything else.
Harold Geneen
Social engaged intellectuals must accept reality as they found it and shape it toward positive social goals, not stand aside in self - Righteous isolation.
John Dewey
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
Theodor Reik
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils, because it prolongs the torments of man.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Men decide far more problems by hate, love, lust, rage, sorrow, joy, hope, fear, illusion, or some other inward emotion, than by reality, authority, any legal standard, judicial precedent, or statute.
Cicero
Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. This is the interrelated structure of reality.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
Jules de Gautie
Distance lasts a day. But reality lasts a lifetime.
Dr. Laura Schlessinger, The Dr. Laura radio show
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Soren Kierkegaard
Our tendency to create heroes rarely jibes with the reality that most nontrivial problems require collective solutions.
Warren Bennis
Hope is not a dream but a way of making dreams become reality.
L. J. Suenens
Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.
Anon.
Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.
John A. Rassias
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
Set up as an ideal the facing of reality as honestly and as cheerfully as possible.
Dr. Karl Menninge