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Quotes of DREAM from A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

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The sudden flight from the comfort and revery of Blackrock, the passage through the gloomy foggy city, the thought of the bare cheerless house in which they were now to live made his heart heavy, and again an intuition, a foreknowledge of the future came to him.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 2 Context
He heard what her eyes said to him from beneath their cowl and knew that in some dim past, whether in life or revery, he had heard their tale before.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 2 Context
He was angry with himself for being young and the prey of restless foolish impulses, angry also with the change of fortune which was reshaping the world about him into a vision of squalor and insincerity.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 2 Context
But the word and the vision capered before his eyes as he walked back across the quadrangle and towards the college gate.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 2 Context
But no vision of trim front gardens or of kindly lights in the windows poured a tender influence upon him now.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 2 Context
At the last moment of consciousness the whole earthly life passed before the vision of the soul and, ere it had time to reflect, the body had died and the soul stood terrified before the judgement seat.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 3 Context
It was not thought nor vision though he knew vaguely that her figure was passing homeward through the city.
James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Chapter 5 Context
Over the green squares of the fields and the low curve of a wood there rose in the distance a gray, melancholy hill, with a strange jagged summit, dim and vague in the distance, like some fantastic landscape in a dream.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 6. Baskerville Hall Context
Never in the delirious dream of a disordered brain could anything more savage, more appalling, more hellish be conceived than that dark form and savage face which broke upon us out of the wall of fog.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 14. The Hound of the Baskervilles Context
Nature subdued must yield in the combat, the dream must succeed to reality, and then the dream reigns supreme, then the dream becomes life, and life becomes the dream.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 31. Italy: Sinbad the Sailor Context
It seemed to Franz that he closed his eyes, and in a last look about him saw the vision of modesty completely veiled; and then followed a dream of passion like that promised by the Prophet to the elect.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 31. Italy: Sinbad the Sailor Context
He advanced several paces towards the point whence the light came, and to all the excitement of his dream succeeded the calmness of reality.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 32. The Waking Context
It seemed, however, even in the very face of open day, that at least a year had elapsed since all these things had passed, so deep was the impression made in his mind by the dream, and so strong a hold had it taken of his imagination.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 32. The Waking Context
Thus every now and then he saw in fancy amid the sailors, seated on a rock, or undulating in the vessel, one of the shadows which had shared his dream with looks and kisses.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 32. The Waking Context
If we were not forced to entertain a parcel of country boobies because they think and vote with us, we should never dream of dining at home, I assure you.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 39. The Guests Context
But touching these Spanish affairs, I think that the baroness did not dream the whole of the Don Carlos matter.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 66. Matrimonial Projects Context
But as this dream cannot be realized, since Mademoiselle Danglars must become my lawful wife, live perpetually with me, sing to me, compose verses and music within ten paces of me, and that for my whole life, it frightens me.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 68. A Summer Ball Context
Inured as men may be to danger, forewarned as they may be of peril, they understand, by the fluttering of the heart and the shuddering of the frame, the enormous difference between a dream and a reality, between the project and the execution.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 82. The Burglary Context
Andrea, surrounded by his friends, complimented, flattered, beginning to believe in the reality of his dream, was almost bewildered.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 96. The Contract Context
My position is like that of a person wounded in a dream; he feels the wound, though he cannot recollect when he received it.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 113. The Past Context
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