Reality Quotes

History is a combination of reality and lies. The reality of History becomes a lie. The unreality of the fable becomes the truth.

Jean Cocteau

Human kind cannot bear very much reality.

T. S. Eliot (Thomas Stearns Eliot)

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 (Dean Inge)

We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.

Iris Murdoch

There are many ways to be free. One of them is to transcend reality by imagination, as I try to do.

Anais Nin

Humankind cannot bear very much reality.

T. S. Eliot

Some photographers take reality… and impose the domination of their own thought and spirit. Others come before reality more tenderly and a photograph to them is an instrument of love and revelation.

Ansel Adams

Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.

Tupac Shakur

The space within becomes the reality of the building.

Frank Lloyd Wright

I’m 23 years old. I might just be my mother’s child, but in all reality, I’m everybody’s child. Nobody raised me; I was raised in this society.

Tupac Shakur

I accept reality and dare not question it.

Walt Whitman

Other people’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.

Les Brown

Don’t let someone else’s opinion of you become your reality.

Les Brown

You take on the responsibility for making your dream a reality.

Les Brown

Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of human motivation, could be revolutionized by accepting the reality of higher human needs, including the impulse to self actualization and the love for the highest values.

Abraham Maslow

Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.

Albert Camus

Methods of thought which claim to give the lead to our world in the name of revolution have become, in reality, ideologies of consent and not of rebellion.

Albert Camus

Few people have the imagination for reality.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The biggest problem with every art is by the use of appearance to create a loftier reality.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality.

Joe Paterno