To dream out


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To dream out to pass in revery or inaction; to spend in idle vagaries; as, to dream away an hour; to dream through life.
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  • Henry David Thoreau
    “We seem but to linger in manhood to tell the dreams of our childhood, and they vanish out of memory ere we learn the language.”
  • Joseph Conrad
    “A man that is born falls into a dream like a man who falls into the sea. If he tries to climb out into the air as inexperienced people endeavor to do, he drowns.”
  • Diana Ross
    Diana Ross
    “You can't just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream. You've got to get out there and make it happen for yourself.”
  • Les Brown
    “You cannot be wimpy out there on the dream-seeking trail. Dare to break through barriers, to find your own path.”


In literature:

To Kate had come such a realization of divine harmony, that her soul poured itself out in music she had never dreamed of before.
"The Right Knock" by Helen Van-Anderson
He would also carry out his dream by making the orchid a gift to Lady Coke.
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various
Is it anything but a wild dream, soon burned out to ashes?
"Floyd Grandon's Honor" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
To build my father's dream in stone and to make a valley empire out of the tragedy of a woman's soul!
"Still Jim" by Honoré Willsie Morrow
As she dreamed it seemed to her that a young knight stepped out of the depths of the forest.
"Famous Tales of Fact and Fancy" by Various
I tumbled out of bed half asleep and hugged Miriam in a dream, but waked up when I got to mother.
"A Confederate Girl's Diary" by Sarah Margan Dawson
Commodus started from his dream of pleasure and commanded that the head of Cleander should be thrown out to the people.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 03" by Various
After a while, coming out of his dream, the old man began fumbling with the headphones as if he wanted to take them off, and Bob helped him.
"The Radio Boys Trailing a Voice" by Allen Chapman
This war might last till he was too old to carry out any of his dreams and pull himself out of the place where fortune had dropped him.
"The Search" by Grace Livingston Hill
Barry was dragged out of his dreams when the second mate spoke to him; now he shook off his fancies and walked aft to the compass.
"Gold Out of Celebes" by Aylward Edward Dingle
She closed her eyes, but whether to shut the dream out or to keep it in he could not say.
"The Creators" by May Sinclair
When fairly out, all she had seen and heard appeared to her like a dream.
"My Recollections of Lord Byron" by Teresa Guiccioli
He dreams he has a claim up North where there's millions and millions in gold to be dug out.
"The Prairie Mother" by Arthur Stringer
Greta in a dream last night rose out of bed, went to the stair-head, and there fell to the ground.
"A Son of Hagar" by Sir Hall Caine
I knew not how to make out the meaning of it; but I was trembling from the horror of the dream, and went above in my flannels.
"The Iron Pirate" by Max Pemberton
I wanted to shake you out of what I thought was only a dream.
"To Love" by Margaret Peterson
Instantly he went out and made haste to the palace to assure himself that his dream was really over.
"Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends" by Gertrude Landa
Murray pulled himself out of his dreaming, to be polite.
"The Very Small Person" by Annie Hamilton Donnell
Rigid training at his father's hands had gone far to dispel the dreams, but they were not quite rooted out.
"The Destroyer" by Burton Egbert Stevenson
But it was not too late to do something, shake them out of the Lotus dream.
"Has Anyone Here Seen Kelly?" by Bryce Walton

In poetry:

"The Dream that lured me out to sea;
'Twas bright as paradise;
Far fairer than the memory
You see within my eyes.
"The Dream" by Robert W Service
"Be led, from out the cloudy dreams
Of thy too visionary part,
To listen to the whispering heart,
And curb thine own extremes.
"Mount Arafa" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
Two worlds they have--a globe forgot,
Wheeling from dark to light;
And all the enchanted realm of dream
That burgeons out of night.
"Sleep" by Walter de la Mare
The dream of the white man ever goes out
To the fight that can never be won,
And ever he plans to do the things
That they say can never be done.
"For" by Pat O Cotter
While ye scorn our names unspoken,
Roses dead and garlands broken,
O ye wise,
We arise,
Out of failures, dreams, disasters,
We arise to be your masters.
"Gaudeamus Igitur" by Margaret Louisa Woods
She shines before me, hope and dream,
So fair, so still, so wise,
That winning her, I seem to won
Out of the dust and drive and din
A nook of Paradise.
"O, Have You Blessed, Behind The Stars" by William Ernest Henley

In news:

"He's still Jon," a former bouncer at Bobby's turned UFC Champion, who once just needed a job while trying to live out his dream.
Koepnick didn't set out on this journey with dreams of a Mr. Smith Goes to Washington ending.
As the dream grew more serious, they decided they needed to make something that stood out among the increasingly crowded spirits landscape.
In the last weeks before the DREAM Act was defeated in the Senate, more and more undocumented students were "coming out" to reveal their citizenship status.
Heartfelt poetry and art infused with positive energy that encourages readers to dare to dream big and live life out loud.
Wendy Senior had to move out of her dream home just before giving birth to her son, Seth.
Well, we've picked out a few trailers for you to look at and dream about.
We wanted to find out what your dreams are.
Most people out there who file a Kickstarter are generally raring to go on their new dream project.
She voiced the dream girl who inspires Zac Efron to seek out those fabulous trees -- and encounter the Lorax.
It turns out that some dreams are harder to kill than others.
This week one fan who's been cheering on the team for a century, finally got to live out a dream.
Turner uses his visibility as a pilot as much as he can by reaching out to young people who are now where he once was — in school and needing encouragement to pursue their dreams.
That's why we've compiled this list of our own Big Ideas for the region, to help jump-start a brainstorm of progressive, out-there, forward- thinking pipe dreams.
When applying for that dream job, it's important to stand out from the dozens of other applicants.

In science:

It has been a long dream for many physicists to produce a superposition of coherent states | ± γ i which are 180◦ out of phase with respect to each other |Ψi± = N± (|γ i ± | − γ i) with normalization factors N± .
Generation of a coherent superposition state on demand
But even if it turns out that our Universe is a plain vanilla kind of place, where everything goes according to the inflationary theorist’s dreams, we would still need to analyze it with tools that allow us to check the standard picture against the data.
Testing gaussianity, homogeneity and isotropy with the cosmic microwave background