"Intellectual despair results in neither weakness nor dreams, but in violence. It is only a matter of knowing how to give vent to one's rage whether one only wants to wander like madmen around prisons, or whether one wants to overturn them."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."Georges Bataille on Eleanor Roosevelt
"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."Georges Bataille on Walt Disney
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible."Georges Bataille on T. E. Lawrence
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."Georges Bataille on Harriet Tubman
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."Georges Bataille on James Dean
"Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison."
"A judgment about life has no meaning except the truth of the one who speaks last, and the mind is at ease only at the moment when everyone is shouting at once and no one can hear a thing."