"Learn from your dreams what you lack."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."W. H. Auden on Eleanor Roosevelt
"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."W. H. Auden 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."W. H. Auden 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."W. H. Auden on Harriet Tubman
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."W. H. Auden on James Dean
"Now is the age of anxiety."
"The class distinctions proper to a democratic society are not those of rank or money, still less, as is apt to happen when these are abandoned, of race, but of age."
"'Healing,' Papa would tell me, 'is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.'"
"It is a sad fact about our culture that a poet can earn much more money writing or talking about his art than he can by practicing it."
"What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish."