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Fantasies Quotes

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Never underestimate the power of the State to act out
its own massive fantasies.
- Don DeLillo

Being an actress is to be in tune with the fantasies of a man.
What woman never dreamt of that?
- Jeanne Moreau

It is peoples' fantasies of what is true that is so extraordinary.
That that we were born and that we face eternal extinction
after death is an extraordinary fantasy.
- Brian Perkins

If you want something from an audience,
you give blood to their fantasies.
It's the ultimate hustle.
- Marlon Brando

 

The interesting thing is how one guy,
through living out his own fantasies,
is living out the fantasies of so many other people.
- Hugh Hefner

I play out negative fantasies for people.
I'm the guy people love to hate.
And they always remember the bad guy.
- Brion James

I have too many fantasies to be a housewife.
I guess I am a fantasy.
- Marilyn Monroe

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Writing is hard work, but a lot of fun,
too.
It allows me to live out some of my fantasies.
- Christopher Darden

In my fantasies, I always wanted to play the ingenue,
but in reality, in my bones, I am so used to playing
the grandmother that I don't feel safe or even sure that I can do it.
- Camryn Manheim

Fantasies are more than substitutes for unpleasant reality;
they are also dress rehearsals,
plans.
All acts performed in the world begin in the imagination.
- Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

If I didn't define myself for myself,
I would be crunched into other people's fantasies for me and eaten alive.
- Audre Lorde

I think I did have fantasies about being an actor.
In fact, I know I did.
- Peter Shaffer

We live in our fantasies and endure our realities.
- Robert Anton Wilson

Pleasure resorts are like film stars and royalty...
embarrassed by the figures they cut in the fantasies
of people who have never met them.
- Doris Lessing

In so far as one denies what is, one is possessed by what is not,
the compulsions, the fantasies, the terrors that flock to fill the void.
- Ursula K. LeGuin

The artist is the medium between his fantasies and the rest of the world.
- Federico Fellini

Great passions, my dear, don't exist:
they're liars fantasies.
What do exist are little loves that may last for a short or a longer while.
- Anna Magnani

It's the relationships between people that are more
important than the sort of far away fantasies of what the good life is,
the world of supermodels and Bud ads.
- Mira Sorvino

Any voices or fantasies, he lives with.
Those are his everyday life things.
- Daniel Craig

My whole career has been fulfilling my childhood fantasies,
playing characters that are larger than life,
getting to play a knight, an elf, a prince,
and a soldier.
- Orlando Bloom

Do real life people actually fall in love
with the idea of being in love?
Unfortunately, it is actually quite common.
Someone wants desperately to have
the husband or wife of their dreams.
They visualize the vine-covered cottage
with the white picket fence.
They choose the colors for the nursery.
They design all the aspects of their married life.
A real person stands no chance of measuring up to those fantasies.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

That was all and it was enough for me:
fantasies are better left fantasies.
- Arthur Laurents

We used to talk about wanting to get some money,
but that's when hip-hop was based on your dreams and your fantasy.
The whole thing now is the dreams and fantasies were achieved,
and you don't want to make it the focal point.
You can't keep beating that dead horse.
- Puff Daddy

As you see, I do not treat the creation of fiction,
that to say the invention and development of fantasies,
as a form of abstract thought.
I dont wish to deny the uses of the intellect,
but sometimes one has the intuition that the intellect
by itself will lead one nowhere.
- J. M. Coetzee

I wore a lot of vintage clothing.
I dressed like a reporter, with a little card in my hat.
I had these fantasies of who I wanted to be,
so I'd dress like an explorer, a cowboy.
I dressed up like Elton John a lot too.
That was another period.
- Illeana Douglas

A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media,
which is our culture.
Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies,
have little direct knowledge of American life and no
impact whatever on public policy.
- Camille Paglia

Sadism is not an infectious disease that strikes a person all of a sudden.
It has a long prehistory in childhood and always originates
in the desperate fantasies of a child who is searching
for a way out of a hopeless situation.
- Alice Miller

I don't know what its like for most actors,
but really clearly for myself acting has always been
the fulfillment of personal fantasies.
It isn't just art, its about being a person I've always wanted to be,
or being in a situation, or being a hero.
- Richard Dreyfuss

A great number of the disappointments and mishaps of
the troubled world are the direct result of literature and the allied arts.
It is our belief that no human being who devotes his
life and energy to the manufacture of fantasies can
be anything but fundamentally inadequate.
- Christopher Hampton

The American Dream has run out of gas.
The car has stopped.
It no longer supplies the world with its images,
its dreams, its fantasies.
No more.
It's over.
It supplies the world with its nightmares now:
the Kennedy assassination,
Watergate, Vietnam.
- J. G. Ballard

One of my fantasies in my life has been that I was
granted access with a camera to go back in time,
and to film the actual campaign of Alexander crossing
into India through Iran and Persia.
- Oliver Stone

The vampire underworld is much larger than most people could imagine.
It exists in all the cities mentioned in the book,
but also in many, many more.
Teenagers, especially, seem to like to act out vampire fantasies.
- James Patterson

Onstage I do all the stuff I'd never do in real life,
like lashing out at people who make me mad or freaking
out in a long bank lineup.
Performing allows me to fulfill all the sicko fantasies I've ever had.
- Colin Mochrie

Fables should be taught as fables, myths as myths,
and miracles as poetic fantasies.
To teach superstitions as truths is a most terrible thing.
The child mind accepts and believes them,
and only through great pain and perhaps tragedy can
he be in after years relieved of them.
- Hypatia

I had daydreams and fantasies when I was growing up.
I always wanted to live in a log cabin at the foot of a mountain.
I would ride my horse to town and pick up provisions.
Then return to the cabin, with a big open fire,
a record player and peace.
- Linda McCartney

I avoided nudity unless a film couldn't be told without those scenes.
If you look at my films, few of them have that element,
yet nudity and male fantasies have become emblematic of my work.
- Greta Scacchi

In the book, America had already been weakened by bio
terror plagues before waves of selfish violence took down the rest.
But the real enemy was the kind of male human being
who nurses fantasies of violent glory at the expense of his fellow citizens.
- David Brin

Maybe I was 7 - I probably am exaggerating a little -
and immediately was plunged into the fact that there
was an official place to put your fantasies.
Up until then I didn't know what I would do with them all.
It was very exciting for me, and I began very,
very early on.
- Bob Balaban

I just prefer instrumental.
I don't need to hear what other people are singing.
And if I need music as a backdrop to work or to think,
I need to have that part of the brain clear -
I don't need people feeding their fantasies into my vision.
- Lydia Lunch

Getting inside the mind of a terrorist wasn't difficult at all.
Even as children, human beings fabricate elaborate revenge fantasies.
We're not a particular species.
Check out popular video games.
- Alan Dean Foster

I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut,
but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an
educator with my interests in history and space is
a unique opportunity to fulfill my early fantasies.
- Christa McAuliffe

When I examine myself and my methods of thought,
I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy
has meant more to me than
any talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
- Albert Einstein

Maintain a balance between skepticism and faith.
Maintain a beginner mind. Be open to possibility.
Don't give in to skepticism,
but don't give in to fantasy either.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy.
What right have we then to depreciate imagination.
- Carl Jung

The gift of fantasy has meant more to me
than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
- Albert Einstein

Willingness without action is a fantasy.
- Anonymous

Without this playing with fantasy,
no creative work has ever yet come to birth.
The debt we owe to the play of
the imagination is incalculable.
- Carl Jung

People - not just in their teenage years -
hold on to this fantasy of love when they're not ready
to have a real relationship.
- Keri Russell

This is my ultimate fantasy:
watching QVC with a credit card
while making love and eating at the same time.
- Yasmine Bleeth

I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected President
but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power.
- Arthur C. Clarke

About half my designs are controlled fantasy,
15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs.
- Manolo Blahnik

Most of my books have been written in the form of fantasy.
- Lloyd Alexander

But I never let a fantasy get away, because I always stop to analyze it.
- Shelley Duvall

One fantasy is that I just do a Don Roos movie every year if that's possible.
If he'd have me.
- Lisa Kudrow

When a fantasy turns you on, you're obligated to God
and nature to start doing it -
right away.
- Stewart Brand

All that political stuff Delano was doing.
Me, I've gone off the top, into total fantasy.
- Eddie Campbell

It wasn't until I saw James Dean that I began to think
that maybe I could actually do this.
Movies didn't have to be just this fantasy with this impossibly handsome guy.
- Terence Stamp

I'm not constrained by being a genre writer.
Any story I can imagine, I can cast as a fantasy novel
and probably get it published.
- Lynn Abbey

In my sex fantasy, nobody ever loves me for my mind.
- Nora Ephron

The essayist has to follow a certain intellectual pattern.
The novelist has the advantage of using fantasy,
of being subjective.
- Manuel Puig

I cling to the fantasy that I could have done something more creative.
Like actually writing a script, or writing a book.
But the awful truth is that I...
probably can't!
- Hugh Grant

When I started writing this, I found that I simply
couldn't take fantasy seriously,
so it became humorous, and continued from there.
- Piers Anthony

When George Graham was there they complained,
harking back to better days, but I think that's a fantasy.
- Alan Hansen

When I write I simply follow my heart.
And my flights of fantasy.
It is not done with a conscious effort.
I'm continually inspired and write reflexively.
- Kim Elizabeth

Mr. Fantasy was the only song that was scribbling on a piece of paper.
- Jim Capaldi

One of the things that Teller and I are obsessed with,
one of the reasons that we're in magic,
is the difference between fantasy and reality.
- Penn Jillette

Myth is supposed to bring us together,
but fantasy alienates us.
- Dustin Hoffman

My favorite water cooler topic is fantasy football.
I used to make fun of friends for doing it and now I'm obsessed.
- John Krasinski

In my fantasy I was always the savior.
I would come to Peanuts land and save everybody.
Charlie Brown would fall madly in love with me.
Peppermint Patty was so jealous.
- Alicia Witt

I'm mostly a novelist these days, but I have written
short stories in Fantasy,
Science Fiction and horror.
- Sarah Zettel

Is that romantic fantasy real? Um, after kids,
no.
Take the kids away, I don't know.
Depends.
- Robin Wright Penn


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