«Reality might be described as the eternal equipoise of positive and negative.»

Rachel Cusk

«Life without Ethan was something worse than a nightmare.»

Kami Garcia

«Why can I never go back to bed? Who's is the voice ringing in my head? Where is the sense in these desperate dreams? Why should I wake when I'm half past dead?»

Emilie Autumn

«It was all fine until the girls started drinking. (Everything is always fine up until that point.)»

David Jascha

«Amor es gozar mucho y llorar luego mucho más.»


«My reality is it’s nighttime. The truth is I’m just blindfolded. How many people live like me, in self-deluded darkness?»

Jarod Kintz

«Should' assumes that when either willingness or ability is lacking, it may be compensated for by an abundance of the other. This is simply not realistic.»

Agnostic Zetetic

«Often what people don't say or leave out, tells the real story.»

Shannon L. Alder

«I thought the morning would bring change. But I should have known that it doesn't take that long for change to happen - it takes a second. A moment. In a single breath, reality as you know it can simply fall away.»

Ally Carter

«Reality is only for people with no imagination.»

Gavin Freeman

«You can do everything right, strictly according to procedure, on the ocean, and it'll still kill you, but if you're a good navigator, at least you'll know where you were when you died.»

Justin Scott

«The shifting sands of the world... show how much the surrealists were drawn towards an interrogation of what reality actually is. Unlike fabulists of whatever hue, there is a materiality in surrealist writing that resolutely keeps it, one might say, 'down to earth'.»

Michael Richardson

«May you one day find the place where your dreams and reality collide.»

R.S. Novelle

«Even if you fulfill your hearts desire, by sacrificing something important, you may not necessarily be happy. Happiness doesn’t come in one form, it determined by your own heart.»

Ai Yazawa

«During sex, people are often way too focused on giving or taking to actually just celebrate this moment, be themselves completely, and rejoice in their own realities.»

Roberto Hogue

«I had a real life completely separate from beliefs, from the common reality made up of shared beliefs...»

César Aira

«The possibility of making an error and coming back to try again is real when you have not fully prepared.»

Israelmore Ayivor

«Reality is seeing that the peace in a picture is a dream.»

Lee Wen

«Temporary extreme fear while saying the truth is easy to overcome than the perpetual fear of the unspoken truth.»

Amit Kalantri

«Is the conclusion that the universe was designed - and that the design extends deeply into life - science, philosophy, religion, or what? In a sense it hardly matters. By far the most important question is not what category we place it in, but whether a conclusion is true. A true philosophical or religious conclusion is no less true than a true scientific one. Although universities might divide their faculty and courses into academic categories, reality is not obliged to respect such boundaries.»

Michael J. Behe

«You can find anyone that will tell you what you want to hear, but the only one worth valuing is the one that tells you what you need to learn.»

Shannon L. Alder

«All these people like my mother paying counselors and clinics to reattach them to reality; all of us people here paying Sony and Sega to reattach us to unreality.»

David Mitchell

«There is no deeper reality. The water at the bottom is the same as the water at the top.»

Marty Rubin

«There's only so long you can live in a fantasy world before the reality comes along to sharply put you back in your place.»

Giovanna Fletcher

«Julian spoke with the clear, unequivocal lucidity of madmen who have escaped the hypocrisy of having to abide by a reality that makes no sense.»

Carlos Ruiz Zafón

«In the history of philosophy, the term “rationalism” has two distinct meanings. In one sense, it signifies an unbreached commitment to reasoned thought in contrast to any irrationalist rejection of the mind. In this sense,»


«People used to play with toys.»

Idries Shah

«Time is the key to the heart of reality.»

Khalid Masood

«...I retreat into my fictional world where everything makes sense - but even there I can't even control what people do...»

John Geddes

«The truth is, it's really only okay to be yourself if that self is within an accepted range of 'normal'.»

Stacey Kade