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What Dreams May Come Quotes

20 of the best book quotes from What Dreams May Come
  1. #1
    “…They think of suicide as a quick route to oblivion, an escape. Far from it. It merely alters a person from one form to another. Nothing can destroy the spirit.
  2. #2
    “All of us have a path to follow and the path begins on earth.”
  3. #3
    “Everything is mental,”
  4. #4
    “Anyone who couldn’t understand that what’s important is a man’s soul, not the color of his skin, would never be content here.”
  5. #5
    “Thank you...for gracing my life with your lovely presence, for adding the sweet measure of your soul to my existence.”
  6. #6
    “Heaven would never be heaven without you.”
  1. #7
    “When you sleep, your dream world is as real to you as life, isn’t it?”
  2. #8
    “What condemnation could possibly be more harsh than one’s own, when self-pretense is no longer possible?”
  3. #9
    “There we will, I pray, remain and learn and grow until the time when we will rise together to the ultimate heights, changing in appearance but never in devotion, sharing the transcendent glory of our love through all eternity.”
  4. #10
    “That which you believe becomes your world.”
  5. #11
    “Each memory was brought to life before me and within me. I could not avoid them. Neither could I rationalize, explain away. I could only re-experience with total cognizance, unprotected by pretense.”
  6. #12
    “If men only felt about death as they do about sleep, all terrors would cease. . . Men sleep contentedly, assured that they will wake the following morning. They should feel the same about their lives.”

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  1. #13
    “Not only did I rediscover every experience of my life, I had to live each unfulfilled desire as well—as though they’d been fulfilled. I saw that what transpires in the mind is just as real as any flesh and blood occurrence
  2. #14
    “Suicide only precipitates a darker continuation of the same conditions from which escape was sought. A condition under circumstances so much more painful.”
  3. #15
    “Failures plagued me. Things I had omitted or ignored, neglected. What I should have given and hadn’t. I felt the biting pang of every unfulfillment.”
  4. #16
    “People are not punished for their deeds but by them”
  5. #17
    “What had only been imagination in life, now became tangible, each fantasy a full reality. I lived them all—while, at the same time, standing to the side, a witness to their, often, intimate squalor. A witness cursed with total objectivity.”
  6. #18
    “Even though they fought, their fighting never turned them against each other. It always ended with them embracing and kissing, smiling, laughing.”
  7. #19
    “When matter is put aside, all creation becomes exclusively mental, that’s all.”
  8. #20
    “It’s a time when men and women come to know what they truly are. A time of purging.” I’d been looking at the ceiling as he spoke. At his final words, I turned to face him in surprise. “Is that what the Catholics mean by purgatory?” “In essence.” He nodded. “A period during which each soul is cleansed by a self-imposed recognition of past deeds—and misdeeds.”
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