Are You Following Your Dream or Lost On The Hamster Wheel of Life

Famous quotes containing the words are you, life, wheel, dream, lost and/or hamster:

    Are you
    Who is born
    In the next room
    So loud to my own
    That I can hear the womb
    Opening and the dark run...?
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    The detective novel is the art-for-art’s-sake of our yawning Philistinism, the classic example of a specialized form of art removed from contact with the life it pretends to build on.
    —V.S. (Victor Sawdon)

    But if you know that you are a man too, and that even such are those that rule, learn this first of all: that all human affairs are a wheel which, as it turns, does not allow the same men always to be fortunate.
    Herodotus (c. 484–424 B.C.)

    There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow- storm. We wake from one dream into another dream.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Lovers, the conclusion is
    Doubled sighs and jealousies
    In a single heart that grieves
    For lost honour among thieves.
    Robert Graves (1895–1985)

    With boys you always know where you stand. Right in the path of a hurricane. It’s all there. The fruit flies hovering over their waste can, the hamster trying to escape to cleaner air, the bedrooms decorated in Early Bus Station Restroom.
    Erma Bombeck (20th century)