„My dream is to do whatever I want without any interference from the record company.“

Interview, The Los Angeles Times, 1948

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American jazz singer 1924 - 1990

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„For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me want to dream.“

—  Vincent Van Gogh Dutch post-Impressionist painter (1853-1890) 1853 - 1890

Variant: I don't know anything with certainty, but seeing the stars makes me dream.
Source: Van Gogh's Starry Night Notebook

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„I don’t have a dream role. Every role I get is my dream role. Whatever the role… I have to commit to every time.“

—  David Zayas Puerto Rican actor 1962

On being open to any acting role in “David Zayas Talks 'Shut Eye' and Acting Career” https://cinemovie.tv/Interviews/david-zayas-talks-shut-eye-and-acting-career-interview in CINEMOVIE (2016 Dec 8)

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„It has never been my object to record my dreams, just the determination to realize them.“

—  Man Ray American artist and photographer 1890 - 1976

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„I think he’s crude, I think he’s medieval, and I don’t want an elderly gentleman from Vienna with an umbrella inflicting his dreams upon me. I don’t have the dreams that he discusses in his books. I don’t see umbrellas in my dreams. Or balloons.“

—  Vladimir Nabokov Russian-American novelist, lepidopterist, professor 1899 - 1977

On Sigmund Freud, as quoted in Sigmund Says: And Other Psychotherapists' Quotes (2006) edited by Bernard Nisenholz, p. 6 ISBN 0595396593

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„When I sleep I sleep and do not dream because it is as well that I am what I seem when I am in my bed and dream.“

—  Gertrude Stein American art collector and experimental writer of novels, poetry and plays 1874 - 1946

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„I want you as the dream,
Not the reality.
That clumsy good-bye kiss could fool me.
But looking back over my shoulder
at you happy without me.“

—  Kate Bush British recording artist; singer, songwriter, musician and record producer 1958

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