dreamers of the day are dangerous

Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that all was vanity; but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dream with open eyes, and make it possible.

[ via T. E. Lawrence – Wikiquote via Jeff Rosenthal ]





2 responses to “dreamers of the day are dangerous”

  1. Chris A Avatar

    Interesting, that reads much like the similar quote by Poe:

    “Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.”

  2. thomasknoll Avatar

    Oooooh – I like that one too!

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