Dreaming Quotes

A collection of A Course in Miracles Quotes
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Quotes on "Dream"

T1B37AE "It still lacks water, which is why it IS a desert (Bring up that dream about the Bluebird."
T1B37AE "While Helen Schucman was looking for this dream, she came across another."
T1B41AW "The dream of the "perfect partner" is an attempt to find EXTERNAL integration, while retaining conflicting needs in the self."
T2A1 "The first is a couplet which I drew to your attention during the fragments of Midsummer Night's Dream, which you heard last night: "Be as thou wast wont to be See as thou wast wont to see.""
T2A14 "If a light is suddenly turned on while someone is dreaming, and the content of his dream is fearful, he is initially likely to interpret the light itself as part of the content of his own dream."
T2A14 "However, as soon as he awakens, the light is correctly perceived as the release from the dream, which is no longer accorded reality."
T3C29 "When he spoke of a dream in which he saw his own rather immanent reincarnation, he was perfectly accurate."
T4B12 "The dreamer who doubts the reality of his dream while he is still dreaming it is not really healing the level-split."
T4F8 "If you will remember your dream about the recorder, which was remarkably accurate in some ways because it came partly from ego-repressed knowledge, the real problem was correctly stated as "What is the question?"because,"
T6E6 "There will be nothing left of your dream when you hear Him, because you WILL be awake."
T6E7 "The time that was spent on questioning in the dream has given way to the Creation and to its Eternity."
T9H7 "Is it not possible that you merely shifted from one dream to another without really wakening?"
T10F10 "Its dream of autonomy is shaken to its foundation by this awareness."
T10G8 "The dream of crucifixion still lies heavy on your eyes, but what you see in dreams is not reality."
T10H16 "When a child is helped to translate his "ghost" into a curtain, his "monster" into a shadow and his "dragon" into a dream, he is no longer afraid, and laughs happily at his own fear."
T11C3 "And thus will YOU learn of Him how to replace your dream of separation with the fact of unity."
T11C12 "Let us not delay this, for your dream of hatred will not leave you without help, and help is here."
T12F12 "You dream of isolation, BECAUSE your eyes are closed."
T12G8 "You will first DREAM of peace, and THEN awaken to it."
T13E1 "There is a sense of peace so deep, that no dream in this world has ever brought even a dim imagining of what it is."
T13F3 "If you decide to have and give and BE nothing except a dream, you MUST direct your thoughts unto oblivion."
T13F3 "There is no area of your perception that it has not touched, and your dream IS sacred to you."
T13F4 "That is why God placed the Holy Spirit IN you, where YOU placed the dream."
T14G2 "For you have taught yourselves HOW TO IMPRISON THE SON OF GOD, a lesson so unthinkable that only the insane, in deepest sleep, could even DREAM of it."
T16H4 "There is NO fantasy that does not contain the dream of retribution for the past."
T16H4 "Would you ACT OUT the dream, or let it go?"
T17C7 "Even salvation will become a dream, and vanish from his mind."
T17C7 "For salvation IS the end of dreams, and, with the closing of the dream, will have no meaning."
T17C7 "Who, awake in Heaven, COULD dream that there could ever be NEED of salvation?"
T17D6 "Where NO reality has entered, there is NOTHING to intrude upon the DREAM of happiness."
T17D6 "The 'ideal' of the unholy relationship thus becomes one in which the REALITY of the other does not ENTER AT ALL, to 'spoil' the dream."
T17H8 "For loneliness in God MUST be a dream."
T18C4 "And yet, the dream can NOT escape its origin."
T18C4 "For the dream of your ability to CONTROL reality by substituting a world that you prefer IS terrifying."
T18C5 "You do NOT respond to it as though you made it, nor do you realize that the emotions which the dream produces MUST come from you."
T18C5 "It is the FIGURES in the dream, and what THEY do that seem to MAKE THE DREAM."
T18C6 "You seem to waken, and the dream is gone."
T18C6 "But what you fail to recognize is that what CAUSED the dream, has NOT gone with it."
T18C9 "It will be a happy dream, and one which you will SHARE with all who come within your sight."
T18C10 "Let not the dream take hold to close your eyes."
T18C10 "You are not sure of this, because you think it may be THIS that is the dream."
T18C11 "The dream of waking is easily transferred to its reality."
T18C11 "For this dream comes from your will, JOINED with the Will of God."
T18D1 "Each dream has led to other dreams, and every fantasy that SEEMED to bring a light into the darkness but made the darkness deeper."
T18F5 "It is no dream to love your brother as yourself."
T18F5 "Nor is your holy relationship a dream."
T18F5 "It will become the HAPPY dream through which He can spread joy to thousands on thousands who believe that love is fear, NOT happiness."
T18G6 "IT does not dream of them, and they but make IT a liability, where it COULD be an asset."
T18G12 "This feeling of liberation FAR exceeds the DREAM of freedom sometimes experienced in special relationships."
T19J7 "My brothers, children of our Father, this is a DREAM of death."
T21H4 "Those who are strong are NEVER treacherous, because they have no need to DREAM of power, and to act out their dream."
T21H5 "Yes, it can DREAM it found an enemy, but this will shift even as it attacks, so that it runs at once to find another, and never comes to rest in victory."
T24C7 "Let not the dream of specialness remain between you."
T24D7 "Freedom and peace and joy stand there, beside the bier on which they sleep, and call them to come forth and waken from their dream of death."
T24D7 "And they curse God because He did not make their dream reality."
T24E5 "If HE is sinful, then is YOUR reality not real, but just a dream of specialness which lasts an instant, crumbling into dust."
T24E6 "Do not defend this senseless dream, in which God is bereft of what He loves, and you remain beyond salvation."
T24F2 "There is no dream of specialness, however hidden or disguised its form, however lovely it may seem to be, however much it delicately offers the hope of peace and the escape from pain, in which you suffer not your condemnation."
T24F2 "In dreams effect and cause are interchanged, for here the maker of the dream believes that what he made is happening TO him."
T26F6 "And who can stand upon a distant shore, and dream himself across an ocean, to a place and time that have long since gone by?"
T26F6 "How REAL a hindrance can this dream be to where he really IS?"
T27C6 "But it is given you to SHOW him, by your healing, that his guilt is but the fabric of a senseless dream."
T27H1 "Like to a dream of punishment, in which the dreamer is unconscious of what brought on the attack against himself, he sees himself attacked unjustly, and by something NOT himself."
T27H8 "No-one can waken from a dream the world is dreaming FOR him."
T27H8 "He becomes a part of someone ELSE's dream."
T27H8 "He CANNOT choose to waken from a dream he did not make."
T27H8 "Helpless he stands, a victim to a dream conceived and cherished by a SEPARATE mind."
T27H8 "It loves him not, but casts him as it will, in any role that satisfies its dream."
T27H10 "What COULD you choose between, but life or death, waking or sleeping, war or peace, your dream or your reality?"
T27H11 "The gap between reality and dreams lies not between the dreaming of the world and what you dream in secret."
T27H11 "The dreaming of the world is but a part of your own dream you gave away, and saw as if it were its start and ending, both."
T27H11 "Yet was it started by your SECRET dream, which you do NOT perceive, although it CAUSED the part you see and do not doubt is real."
T27H11 "How COULD you doubt it, while you lie asleep, and dream in secret that its CAUSE is real?"
T27H12 "Of this you dream."
T27H12 "And, UNDERNEATH this dream, is yet another, in which YOU become the murderer, the secret enemy, the scavenger and the destroyer of the brother and the world you fear alike."
T27H13 "Nothing more fearful than an idle dream has terrified God's Son, and made him think that he has lost his innocence, denied his Father, and made war upon himself."
T27H13 "So fearful is the dream, so seeming real, he could not waken to reality without the sweat of terror and a scream of mortal fear, unless a gentler dream preceded his awaking, and allowed his calmer mind to welcome, NOT to fear, the Voice that called with love to waken him."
T27H13 "A gentler dream, in which his suffering was healed, and where his brother was his friend."
T27H13 "Accept the dream He gave, INSTEAD of yours."
T27H13 "It is NOT difficult to shift a dream, when once the dreamer has been recognized."
T27H14 "The dream of guilt is fading from your sight, although your eyes are closed."
T27H14 "Dream softly of your sinless brother, who unites with you in holy innocence."
T27H14 "And, from THIS dream, the Lord of Heaven will Himself awaken His beloved Son."
T27H15 "Dream of your brother's kindnesses INSTEAD of dwelling in your dreams on his mistakes."
T27H15 "Select his thoughtfulness to dream about, INSTEAD of counting up the hurts he gave."
T27H15 "Brother, He gives BUT life, and what you see as gifts your brother offers REPRESENT the gifts you dream your Father gives to you."
T27H15 "And let no pain disturb your dream of deep appreciation for his gifts to you."
T27I1 "There IS no dream without it, nor does it exist without the dream, in which it acts as if it were a person, to be seen and be believed."
T27I1 "It takes the central place in every dream, which tells the story of how it was made by OTHER bodies, born into the world OUTSIDE the body, lives a little while, and dies, to be united in the dust with other bodies, dying like itself."
T27I2 "It looks about for special bodies which can SHARE its dream."
T27I2 "But in some phases of the dream, it is the slave of bodies which would hurt and torture it."
T27I3 "The body's serial adventures, from the time of birth to dying is the theme of every dream the world has ever had."
T27I3 "The "hero" of this dream will never change, nor will its purpose."
T27I3 "Though the dream itself takes many forms, and SEEMS to show a great variety of places and events wherein its "hero" finds itself, the dream has but ONE purpose, taught in many ways."
T27I3 "Thus are you NOT the dreamer, but the DREAM."
T27I4 "For it IS but a figure in a dream."
T27I4 "But who REACTS to figures in a dream, UNLESS he sees them as if they were real?"
T27I4 "Is it your wish to let NO dream appear to be the cause of what it is YOU do?"
T27I4 "Then let us merely look upon the dream's beginning, for the part you see is but the SECOND part, whose CAUSE lies in the first."
T27I5 "Let us return the dream he gave away unto the dreamer, who perceives the dream as SEPARATE from himself, and done to him."
T27I7 "IT keeps you narrowly confined within a body, which it punishes because of all the sinful things the body does within ITS dream."
T27I9 "Perhaps you come in tears, but hear Him say, "My brother, Holy Son of God, behold your idle dream, in which this could occur," and you will leave the holy instant with your laughter and your brother's JOINED with His."
T27I10 "For you would not react at all to figures in a dream you knew that YOU were dreaming."
T27I10 "Let them be as hateful and as vicious as they may, they COULD have no effect on you, unless you failed to recognize it is YOUR dream."
T28C4 "Nothing at all has happened, but that you have put yourself to sleep, and dreamed a dream in which you were an alien to yourself, and but a part of someone ELSE's dream."
T28C4 "A dream is like a memory, in that it pictures what you WANTED shown to you."
T28C5 "Yet, if you are the DREAMER, you perceive this much at least; that YOU have caused the dream, and can accept ANOTHER dream as well."
T28C5 "But, for this change in content of the dream, it MUST be realized that it is YOU who dreamed the dreaming that you do not like."
T28C6 "This world is CAUSELESS, as is every dream that anyone has dreamed within the world."
T28C6 "You may cause a dream, but never will you give it real EFFECTS."
T28C6 "The dreamer of a dream is NOT awake, but does NOT know he sleeps."
T28C7 "The miracle establishes you dream a dream, and that its content is not true."
T28C7 "The fear was held in place BECAUSE he did not see that he was AUTHOR of the dream, and not a figure IN the dream."
T28C7 "And it is but this the dream has put together and has offered him, to show him that his wishes have been done."
T28C8 "The separation started with the dream the Father was deprived of His effects, and powerless to keep them, since He was no longer their Creator."
T28C8 "In the dream, the dreamer made HIMSELF, but what he made had turned AGAINST him, taking on the role of its creator, as the dreamer had."
T28C8 "And, as he hated HIS Creator, so the figures in the dream have hated HIM."
T28C9 "It is THEIR vengeance on the body which appears to prove the dreamer COULD not be the maker of the dream."
T28C9 "For THIS confusion has produced the dream, and, while it lasts, will wakening be feared."
T28C10 "In its forgiving dream, are the EFFECTS of yours undone, and hated enemies perceived as friends, with merciful intent."
T28C12 "They stand in shining silence next to every dream of pain and suffering, of sin and guilt."
T28C12 "They are the dream's ALTERNATIVE, the choice to be the dreamer, rather than deny the active role in making up the dream."
T28D1 "And, having started, will the way be made serene and simple in the rising up to waking and the ending of the dream."
T28D1 "When you accept a miracle, you do not ADD your dream of fear to one that is ALREADY being dreamed."
T28D1 "Without SUPPORT the dream will fade away, without effects."
T28D3 "Do not allow your brother to be sick, for if he is, have YOU abandoned him to his own dream, by SHARING it with him."
T28D3 "Fight not His coming with illusions, for it is His coming that you WANT above all things that seem to glisten in the dream."
T28D7 "The dream of healing in forgiveness lies, and gently shows you YOU have never sinned."
T28E1 "Accepting the Atonement for yourself means NOT to give support to someone's dream of sickness and of death."
T28E1 "And you become a figure in HIS dream of pain, as he in YOURS."
T28E1 "You could be anyone or anything, depending on whose evil dream you share."
T28E2 "Thus you separate the dreamer from the dream, and join with ONE, but let the OTHER go."
T28E2 "The dream is but illusion in the mind."
T28E2 "And with the MIND you WOULD unite, but NEVER with the dream."
T28E2 "It is the DREAM you fear, and NOT the mind."
T28E2 "You see them as the same, because you think that YOU are but a dream."
T28E3 "Like you, your brother thinks HE is a dream."
T28E3 "He is not brother made by what he DREAMS, nor is his body, "hero" of the dream, your brother."
T28E4 "You CANNOT do his part, but this you DO when you become a passive figure in his dream INSTEAD of dreamer of your own."
T28E5 "Identity in dreams is meaningless BECAUSE the dreamer and the dream are one."
T28E5 "Who shares a dream must BE the dream he shares, because, BY sharing, is a cause produced."
T28E5 "But if you see there IS no truth in yours, his dreams will disappear before his eyes, and he will understand what MADE the dream."
T28E6 "He has dreamed that he was separated from his brother, who, by sharing NOT his dream, has left the space between them vacant."
T28E8 "Join not your brother's dream, but join with HIM, and where you join His Son, the Father IS."
T28F2 "You share NO evil dreams, if you forgive the dreamer, and perceive that he is NOT the dream he made."
T28F2 "Forgiveness SEPARATES the dreamer from the evil dream, and thus releases him."
T28F3 "Remember if you SHARE an evil dream, you will believe you ARE the dream you share."
T28F3 "A middle ground, where you can be a thing that is NOT you, MUST be a dream, and CANNOT be the truth."
T28H4 "It is NOT used to witness to the dream of separation and disease."
T28H5 "This world is but the dream that you can BE alone, and think without affecting those apart from you."
T29C7 "It represents the larger dream that change is POSSIBLE."
T29D2 "Deny Him not His witness in the dream His Son prefers to his reality."
T29D2 "He must be Savior FROM the dream he made, that he be free of it."
T29D2 "Within the dream of bodies and of death, is yet one theme of truth."
T29E1 "Their EQUAL lack of truth becomes the basis for the miracle, which MEANS that you have understood that dreams are dreams, and that escape depends, NOT on the dream, but ONLY on awaking."
T29E1 "You cannot dream some dreams and wake from some."
T29E2 "For EVERY dream is but a dream of fear, no matter what the form it seems to take."
T29E2 "But never is it ABSENT from the dream."
T29E3 "Depression or assault must be the theme of every dream, for they are made of fear."
T29E4 "If it succeeds, you think you LIKE the dream."
T29E4 "If it should fail, you think the dream is sad."
T29E5 "How happy would your dreams become, if you were NOT the one who gave the "proper" role to every figure that the dream contains."
T29E5 "A shadow figure who attacks becomes a brother giving you a chance to help, if this becomes the FUNCTION of the dream."
T29E6 "And do not try to hurt him, when he fails to take the part which you assigned to him in what you dream your life was meant to be."
T29E6 "He asks for help in every dream he has, and you have Help to give him if you see the FUNCTION of the dream as He perceives its function, Who can utilize all dreams as means to serve the Function given Him."
T29E6 "Because He loves the dreamer, NOT the dream, each dream becomes an offering of love."
T29F6 "A dream is given you in which he is your Savior, NOT your enemy in hate."
T29F6 "A dream is given you in which you have forgiven him for all his dreams of death; a dream of hope you SHARE with him, instead of dreaming evil separate dreams of hate."
T29F6 "Why does it seem so hard to share this dream?"
T29F6 "Because, unless the Holy Spirit gives the dream its function, it was made for hate, and will continue in death's services."
T29F7 "Such is the core of fear in every dream that has been kept apart from use by Him Who sees a different function for a dream."
T29F7 "When dreams are SHARED, they lose the function of attack and separation, even though it was for this that every dream was made."
T29G1 "Forgiveness IS your peace, for herein lies the end of separation, and the dream of danger and destruction, sin and death; of madness and of murder, grief and loss."
T29G5 "For even though it WAS a dream of death, you need not let it stand for this to you."
T29H2 "No-one who comes here but must still have hope, some lingering illusion, or some dream that there is something OUTSIDE of himself that will bring happiness and peace to him."
T29H5 "All idols of this world were made to keep the truth within from being known to you, and to maintain allegiance to the dream that you must find what is OUTSIDE of you to be complete and happy."
T29H7 "And you pursue them vainly in the dream, because you want their power as your own."
T29H7 "And CAN a dream succeed in making real the pictures it projects outside itself?"
T29J1 "Hear, then, your story in the dream you made, and ask yourself if it be not the truth that you believe that it is NOT a dream."
T29J1 "A dream of judgment came into the mind that God created perfect as Himself."
T29J1 "And in that dream was Heaven changed to hell, and God made enemy unto His Son."
T29J2 "How can His Son AWAKEN from the dream?"
T29J2 "It is a dream of judgment."
T29J2 "For the dream will seem to last while he is PART of it."
T29J2 "All figures in the dream are idols, made to save you FROM the dream."
T29J3 "Thus does an idol KEEP the dream alive and terrible."
T29J3 "And this the idol REPRESENTS, and so its worship IS the worship of despair and terror, and the dream from which they come."
T29J3 "Judgment is an INjustice to God's Son, and it IS justice that who judges HIM will not escape the penalty he laid upon HIMSELF within the dream he made."
T29J3 "But in the dream of judgment, you attack and ARE condemned."
T29J4 "There CAN be no salvation in the dream, as YOU are dreaming it."
T29J4 "You do but dream, and idols are the toys you dream you play with."
T29J4 "But they are eager to forget that they made up the dream in which their toys are real, and recognize their wishes are their own."
T29J5 "Yet CAN a dream attack?"
T29J6 "The dream of judgment is a children's game, in which the child becomes the father, powerful, but with the little wisdom of the child."
T29J7 "The real world still is but a dream."
T29J7 "It is a dream in which no-one is used to substitute for something else, or interposed between the thoughts the mind conceives and what it sees."
T29J7 "And what was once a dream of judgment now has changed into a dream where all is joy, because that is the PURPOSE that it has."
T29J8 "They do not seek to prove the dream is being dreamed by someone ELSE."
T29J9 "For, beneath your hope that it will save you, lie the guilt and pain of self-betrayal and uncertainty, so deep and bitter that the dream can not conceal completely all your sense of doom."
T29J10 "Forgiving dreams are kind to everyone who figures in the dream."
T30B9 "When THIS has been achieved, the sorry dream of judgment has FOREVER been undone."
T30B11 "NOTHING can be caused without some form of union, be it with a dream of judgment or the Voice for God."
T30E7 "What could it be EXCEPT a happy dream?"
T30E7 "Here does the dream of separation start to fade and disappear."
T30F1 "No rules are idly set, and no demands are made of anyone or anything to twist and fit into the dream of fear."
T30F2 "And no-one stands outside this hope, because the world has been united in belief the purpose of the world is one which all must SHARE, if hope be more than just a dream."
T30I2 "The happy dream about him takes the form of the appearance of his perfect health; his perfect freedom from all forms of lack; and safety from disaster of all kinds."
T30I6 "Let no temptation to prefer a dream allow uncertainty to enter here."
T30I6 "Be not made guilty and afraid when you are tempted by a dream of what he is."
T31G14 "It is a thing of madness, pain, and death; a thing of treachery and black despair, of failing dreams and no remaining hope except to die and end the dream of fear."
W68L2 "Who can dream of hatred and not fear God?"
W75L1 "Today we celebrate the happy ending to your long dream of disaster."
W96L6 "Who can resolve the senseless conflicts which a dream presents?"
W106L4 "They end the dream instead, and last forever for they come from God, to His dear Son, whose other name is you."
W108L1 "And now we are at peace forever, for the dream is over now."
W121L14 "I will awaken from the dream that I Am mortal, fallible, and full of sin, And know I am the perfect Son of God.""
W122L10 "We are close indeed to the appointed ending of the dream."
W130L3 "What would you wish to keep in such a dream?"
W131L1 "You look for permanence in the impermanent; for love where there is none; for safety in the midst of danger; immortality within the darkness of the dream of death."
W131L2 "You look for safety and security while in your heart you pray for danger and protection for the little dream you made."
W134L11 "He has been gently wakened from his dream by understanding what he thought he saw was never there."
W137L5 "Healing might thus be called a counter-dream which cancels out the dream of sickness in the name of truth, but not in truth itself."
W137L6 "For anti-Christ becomes more powerful than Christ to those who dream the world is real."
W137L6 "And love becomes a dream, while fear remains the one reality which can be seen and justified and fully understood."
W140L2 "He merely had a dream that he was sick, and in the dream he found a magic formula to make him well."
W140L2 "Yet he has not awakened from the dream, and so his mind remains exactly as it was before."
W140L2 "He has not seen the light that would awaken him and end the dream."
W140L2 "What difference does the content of a dream make in reality?"
W140L3 "The happy dreams the Holy Spirit brings are different from the dreams of the world, where one can merely dream he is awake."
W140L3 "The dreams forgiveness lets the mind perceive do not induce another form of sleep, so that the dreamer dreams another dream."
W140L4 "For the mind which understands that sickness can be nothing but a dream is not deceived by forms the dream may take."
W153L4 "In them lies madness in a form so grim that hope of sanity seems but to be an idle dream, beyond the possible."
W153L8 "We would not let our happiness slip by because a senseless fragment of a dream happened to cross our minds, and we mistook the figures in it for the Son of God; its tiny instant for eternity."
W153L9 "We look past dreams today, and recognize that we need no defense because we are created unassailable, without all thought or wish or dream in which attack has any meaning."
W156L6 "It is a foolish thought, a silly dream, not frightening, ridiculous perhaps, but who would waste an instant in approach to God Himself for such a senseless whim?"
W156L7 "And in the little interval of doubt which still remains, you may perhaps lose sight of your Companion, and mistake Him for the senseless ancient dream that now is past."
W159L10 "Christ has dreamed the dream of a forgiven world."
W159L10 "Let us an instant dream with Him."
W159L10 "His dream awakens us to truth."
W162L2 "There is no dream these words will not dispel; no thought of sin and no illusion that the dream contains that will not fade away before their might."
W182L3 "Every dream the world holds dear has suddenly gone by, and where it seemed to stand you find a star; a miracle of grace."
W183L2 "Still others will maintain that what we speak of is illusion, not to be considered more than but a dream."
W185L2 "He cannot play with dreams, nor think he is himself a dream."
W185L3 "To each, the hero of the dream is different; the outcome wanted not the same for both."
W185L4 "Yet compromise alone a dream can bring."
W185L4 "The meaning must escape the dream, for compromising is the goal of dreaming."
W185L5 "Now he seeks to go beyond them, recognizing that another dream would offer nothing more than all the others."
W185L7 "These words do not request another dream be given us."
W185L12 "It is this attribute which sets the gifts of God apart from every dream that ever seemed to take the place of truth."
W188L6 "For honest thoughts, untainted by the dream of worldly things outside yourself, become the holy messengers of God Himself."
W190L2 "It is a dream of fierce retaliation for a crime that could not be committed; for attack on what is wholly unassailable."
W191L10 "And we will sleep no more and dream of death."
W193L5 "These are the words which end the dream of sin, and rid the mind of fear."
W195L10 "Our gratitude will pave the way to Him, and shorten our learning time by more than you could ever dream of."
W198L3 "Forgiveness sweeps all other dreams away, and though it is itself a dream, it breeds no others."
W198L3 "Forgiveness is the end of dreams because it is a dream of waking."
W198L3 "It is a dream in which the Son of God awakens to his Self and to his Father knowing They are One."
W198L10 "Accept the one illusion which proclaims there is no condemnation in God's Son, and Heaven is remembered instantly; the world forgotten, all its weird beliefs forgotten with it, as the Face of Christ appears unveiled at last in this one dream."
W198L12 "And who could dream of offering forgiveness to the Son of Sinlessness Itself, so like to Him Whose Son he is, that to behold the Son is to perceive no more, and only know the Father?"
W230W24 "Here we share our final dream."
W230W24 "It is a dream in which there is no sorrow, for it holds a hint of all the glory given us by God."
W237L1 "And I behold the world that Christ would have me see, aware it ends the bitter dream of death; aware it is my Father's call to me."
W256L1 "Here we can but dream."
W256L1 "But we can dream we have forgiven him in whom all sin remains impossible, and it is this we choose to dream today."
W260W53 "The body is a dream."
W260W53 "Like other dreams, it sometimes seems to picture happiness, but can quite suddenly revert to fear, where every dream is born."
W263L1 "A madman's dream is hardly fit to be my choice, instead of all the loveliness with which You blessed creation; all its purity, its joy, and its eternal, quiet home in You.""
W270W64 "He will exchange them for the final dream which God appointed as the end of dreams."
W272L2 "And if we hear temptation call to us to stay and linger in a dream, we turn aside and ask ourselves if we, the Sons of God, could be content with dreams, when Heaven can be chosen just as easily as hell, and love will happily replace all fear."
W278L2 "I have had many foolish thoughts about myself and my creation, and have brought a dream of fear into my mind."
W278L2 "Today I would not dream."
W284L1 "There is no grief with any cause at all and suffering of any kind is nothing but a dream."
W290L1 "Yet I would not allow my mind to be deceived by the belief the dream I made is real an instant longer."
W290W84 "The real world is the symbol that the dream of sin and guilt is over, and God's Son no longer sleeps."
W294L2 "Let me, then, use this dream to help Your plan that we awaken from all dreams we made.""
W310W102 "And all the figures in the dream in which the world began go with it."
W313L1 "Now let His true perception come to me, that I may waken from the dream of guilt and look within upon my sinlessness, which You have kept completely undefiled upon the altar to Your holy Son, the Self with Which I would identify.""
W322L1 "And every dream serves only to conceal the Self Which is God's only Son, the likeness of Himself, the Holy One Who still abides in Him forever, as He still abides in me."
W330L1 "Let us choose today that He be our Identity, and thus escape forever from all things the dream of fear appears to offer us."
W331L1 "Fear is a dream, and has no will that can conflict with Yours."
W332L1 "Yet with forgiveness does the light shine through the dream of darkness, offering it hope, and giving it the means to realize the freedom that is its inheritance."
W337L2 "Father, my dream is ended now."
W344L1 "Who can share a dream?"
W344L2 "How close the ending of the dream of sin, and the redemption of the Son of God."
W360FL2 "In the dream of time it seems to be far off."
W360FL3 "It is His ending to the dream we seek, and not our own."
W360FL5 "We are forgiven now, and we are saved from all the wrath we thought belonged to God, and found it was a dream."
M5G1 "The more grotesque the dream, the fiercer and more powerful its defenses seem to be."
M13A6 "The dream says otherwise, but who would put his faith in dreams, once they are recognized for what they are?"
M13A6 "They watch the dream figures come and go, shift and change, suffer and die."
M13A6 "They recognize that to behold a dream figure as sick and separate is no more real than to regard it as healthy and beautiful."
M13A6 "And it is this God's teachers acknowledge as behind the dream, beyond all seeing and yet surely theirs."
M19A1 "Otherwise salvation would be only the same age old impossible dream in but another form."
M19A1 "Yet the dream of salvation has new content."
M28A1 "Death is the central dream from which all illusions stem."
M29A1 "It is the end of dreams of misery and the glad awareness of the Holy Spirit's final dream."
M29A1 "It is the dream in which the body functions perfectly, having no function except communication."
M29A6 "God's teachers have the goal of wakening the minds of those asleep, and seeing there the vision of Christ's face to take the place of what they dream."
U3A1 "But a dream of what you really are."
U3A1 "But what could come of this except a dream which, like all dreams, could only die?"
U3A6 "In an evil dream that but seemed real while you were dreaming it."
U3A7 "A dream as well."
U3A7 "But look at all the aspects of THIS dream, and you will never question any more."
U8A5 "What is here begun will grow in life and strength and hope, until the world is still an instant and forgets all that the dream of sin had made of it."
P3B2 "When we speak of "the saving illusion" or "the final dream," this is not what we mean, but here is the ego's last defense."
P3F5 "A brother seeking aid can bring us gifts beyond the heights perceived in any dream."
P3F7 "And the truth will come to us only through one who seems to share our dream of sickness."
P4B4 "In that strange dream a strange correction must enter, for only that is the call to awake."
P4B6 "Yet it will not be the same dream for both of them, and so it is not the dream of forgiveness in which both will someday wake."
P4B7 "He has learned that it is no harder to wake a brother from one dream than from another."
P4C3 "Forgiveness, the Holy Spirit's only dream, must have no cost."
P4C3 "Can this be how the dream of sin will end?"
S1F2 "A dream has veiled the face of Christ from you."
S2B4 "Yet it is the only happy dream in all the world; the only one that does not lead to death."
S3C2 "False healing merely makes a poor exchange of one illusion for a "nicer" one; a dream of sickness for a dream of health."
S3D2 "The shifts and change are what the dream is made of."
S3E6 "Dream now of healing."
S3E8 "Help Me to wake My children from the dream of retribution and a little life beset with fear, that ends so soon it might as well have never been."
G1A4 "Nor can there be a shifting of the mind between the two without the fear that every dream must bring."
G1A5 "Deny the dream but do not fail the truth, for what is true alone will never fail."
G2A3 "The gifts of fear, the dream of death, are done."
G3A1 "So fear was made, and with it came the need for gifts to lend the substance to the dream in which there is no substance."
G3A1 "Now the dream seems to have value, for its offerings appear as hope and strength and even love, if only for an instant."
G3A1 "They content the frightened dreamer for a little while, and let him not remember the first dream which gifts of fear but offer him again."
G3A2 "For before he could awaken, he would first be forced to call to mind the first dream once again."
G3A2 "No one would hesitate to leave a dream of shock and terror, merciless decay and sickening contortions, with despair always in sight and death not far behind, if he believed that it was but a dream."
G3A2 "Yet if he thinks that he must first go through a greater terror still, he must see hope in what will now appear the "better" dream."
G3A3 "And now he seeks within his dream to find what gifts it may contain."
G3A3 "What is there that is your special gift within the dream?"
G3A3 "Find these and do not waken from the dream, for it can give you what you think you lack."
G3A4 "But you cannot go past that first dream without a Savior's hand in yours."
G3A4 "Each gift of fear would hold you back unless you let me lift it from your mind by showing you that it is but a dream within a larger dream of hopelessness in which there is no hope."
G3A5 "Do not fall away into the shadows, and a deeper sleep in which the waking seems to be the dream."
G3A5 "Let us share the strength of Christ, and look upon the dream in which illusions started, and which serves to keep their birthplace secret and apart from the illumination of the truth."
G3A5 "There is no need to dream of an escape from dreaming."
G3A5 "For if the dream were real, escape would be impossible, and there would be no hope except illusions."
G3A5 "For I am not a dream that comes in mockery."
G3A7 "How joyful and how holy is our way when death has no dominion, and the dream of separation, agony and loss has been dispelled forever."
G3A8 "Can a dream destroy a truth so holy and so pure that it encompasses all truth, and leaves nothing beyond Itself?"
G3A8 "Let the dream of time be given its appointed end, and let God's Son have mercy on himself."
G3A9 "There is a silence covering the world that was an ancient dream so long ago no one remembers now."
G3A9 "The dream has gone, and all its dreams of gifts have disappeared as well."
G3A9 "The first dream has been seen and understood for merely an illusion of the fear on which the world was based."
G3A9 "Behind the dream, reaching to everything, embracing all, creation and Creator still remain in perfect harmony and perfect love."
G3A10 "And shall we stay to wait upon a dream?"
G3A10 "Father, your Voice has called us home at last: gone is the dream."
MSG19A2 "It disappears when you awaken and decide to dream no more."

Quotes on "Dreams"

T3H5 "This is why he sees it in nightmares, or in pleasant disguise in what seems to be happier dreams."
T6E6 "You have chosen a sleep in which you have had bad dreams, but the sleep is not real, and God calls you to awake."
T6E6 "Your dreams have contained many of the ego's symbols, and they have confused you."
T6E7 "When you awake, you will see the Truth around you and in you, and you will no longer believe in dreams, because they will have no reality for you."
T6F3 "Then you train them to RECOGNIZE THE DIFFERENCE between sleeping and waking, so that THEY will understand they need not be afraid of dreams."
T6F3 "Then when bad dreams come, they will call on the Light THEMSELVES to dispel them."
T6F6 "The Holy Spirit makes NO distinction among dreams."
T6F6 "Nothing lasting lies in dreams, and the Holy Spirit, shining with the light from God Himself, speaks only for what lasts forever."
T6F7 "When your body and your ego and your dreams are gone, you will know that YOU will last forever."
T8I3 "Dreams are ILLUSIONS of joining, taking on the ego's distortions about what joining means, if you are sleeping under its guidance."
T8I3 "But the Holy Spirit, too, has use for sleep, and can use dreams on BEHALF of waking, if you will let Him."
T9H6 "You know, from your own experience, that what you see in dreams you think is real, as long as you are asleep."
T9H7 "Would you bother to reconcile what happened in conflicting DREAMS, or would you dismiss BOTH TOGETHER, if you discovered that REALITY is in accord with neither?"
T9H9 "Dreams will be impossible, because you will WANT only truth, and being at last your will, it will be yours."
T9I1 "And you have REPLACED your knowledge by an awareness of dreams, BECAUSE YOU ARE AFRAID OF YOUR DISSOCIATION, NOT of what you have dissociated."
T10G8 "You who are beginning to wake are still aware of dreams and have not yet forgotten them."
T10G9 "Forgetting of dreams and the awareness of Christ comes with the awakening of others to SHARE your redemption."
T12D7 "The ego teaches that you always encounter your PAST, and because your dreams WERE not holy, the future CANNOT be, and the present is without meaning."
T12E9 "Yet in the darkness, in the private world of sleep, you SEE in dreams, although your eyes are closed."
T12E9 "Dreams disappear when light has come, AND YOU CAN SEE."
T12E11 "Beyond your darkest dreams, He sees God's guiltless Son within you, shining in perfect radiance, which is undimmed by your dreams."
T12G8 "Your first exchange of what you made for what, you want is the exchange of nightmares for the happy dreams of love."
T12G8 "In these lie your true perceptions, for the Holy Spirit corrects the world of dreams, where ALL perception is."
T12G8 "Yet the dreams of love lead UNTO knowledge."
T12G15 "You travel but in dreams, while safe at home."
T13E8 "Can God's Son lose himself in dreams, when God has placed WITHIN him the glad call to awaken and be glad?"
T17A1 "In his dreams he HAS betrayed himself, his brothers and his God."
T17A1 "Yet what is done in dreams has not been REALLY done."
T17A1 "It is impossible to convince the DREAMER that this is so, for dreams are what they are BECAUSE of their illusion of reality."
T17D11 "And what is thus let go, is all the truth the past could ever OFFER to the present, as witnesses for ITS reality, while what is KEPT, but witnesses to the reality of dreams."
T17D13 "Be not separate from me, and let not the holy purpose of Atonement be lost to you, in dreams of vengeance."
T17D13 "Relationships in which such dreams are cherished have EXCLUDED me."
T17E8 "Into the frame are woven all sorts of fanciful and fragmented illusions of love, set with dreams of sacrifice and self-aggrandizement, and interlaced with gilded threads of self-destruction."
T17I4 "But what the 'something else' produced was sorrow and depression, sickness and pain, darkness and dim imaginings of terror, cold fantasies of fear, and fiery dreams of hell."
T18C1 "Does not a world that seems quite real arise in dreams?"
T18C2 "Dreams are chaotic BECAUSE they are governed by your conflicting wishes."
T18C3 "You recognize that what you see on waking is blotted out in dreams."
T18C3 "In dreams, YOU arrange everything."
T18C4 "Dreams are perceptual temper tantrums, in which you literally scream, 'I want it THUS!'"
T18C5 "Dreams show you that you HAVE the power to make a world as you would have it, and that, BECAUSE you WANT it, you SEE it."
T18C6 "In dreams these features are not obscure."
T18C6 "And what you seem to WAKE to, is but another FORM of this same world you see in dreams."
T18C6 "Your sleeping and waking dreams have different forms, and that is all."
T18C7 "In your WAKING dreams, the special relationship has a special place."
T18C7 "It is the means by which you try to make your SLEEPING dreams COME TRUE."
T18C7 "The Holy Spirit, ever practical in His wisdom, ACCEPTS your dreams, and uses them as means for WAKING."
T18C8 "We once said that the first change, before dreams disappear, is that your dreams of fear are changed to HAPPY dreams."
T18C10 "It is not strange that dreams can make a world that is unreal."
T18C10 "Your relationship has become one in which the wish has been REMOVED, because its purpose has been changed from one of dreams to one of truth."
T18C10 "You are so used to choosing between dreams, you do not see that you have made, at last, the choice between the truth and ALL ILLUSIONS."
T18C11 "In your relationship, the Holy Spirit has gently laid the real world; the world of happy dreams, from which awaking is so easy and so natural."
T18C11 "For, as your sleeping and your waking dreams represent the same wishes in YOUR mind, so do the real world and the truth of Heaven join in the Will of God."
T18D1 "You who have spent your lives in bringing truth to illusion, reality to fantasy, HAVE walked the way of dreams."
T18F1 "For they are all but ASPECTS of the plan to change your dreams of fear to happy dreams, from which you waken easily to knowledge."
T18F4 "NOT because they are dreams, but only because they are HAPPY."
T18F5 "All that remains of dreams within it is that it is still a SPECIAL relationship."
T21H4 "How would an army ACT in dreams?"
T21H4 "Dreams have no REASON in them."
T22C3 "Yet, if the change be real and not IMAGINED, illusions MUST give way to truth, and not to other dreams which are but equally unreal."
T22F3 "See how the means and the material of evil dreams are nothing!"
T23C17 "In truth, it does NOT function, yet in dreams, where ONLY shadows play the major roles, it seems most powerful."
T24D7 "They are lost in dreams of specialness."
T24D7 "Curse God and die, but not by Him Who made not death, but only in the dreams."
T24G1 "He is your Savior from the dreams of terror."
T25E4 "And all their evil thoughts and sinful hopes, their dreams of guilt and merciless revenge, and every wish to hurt and kill and die, will disappear before the sun you bring."
T26F6 "For this is fact, and does NOT change whatever dreams he has."
T27H9 "This is the ONLY picture you can see, the ONE alternative that you can choose, the OTHER possibility of cause, if you be NOT the dreamer of your dreams."
T27H9 "The choice IS yours to make between a sleeping death and dreams of evil, or a happy wakening and joy of life."
T27H10 "An honest choice could NEVER be perceived as one in which the choice is split between a tiny you and an enormous world, with DIFFERENT dreams about the truth in you."
T27H12 "Here is the CAUSE of suffering, the space BETWEEN your dreams and your reality."
T27H12 "YOU are the dreamer of the world of dreams."
T27H14 "Rest in the Holy Spirit, and allow His gentle dreams to take the place of those you dreamed in terror, and in fear of death."
T27H14 "He brings FORGIVING dreams, in which the choice is NOT who is the murderer, and who shall be the victim."
T27H14 "In the dreams HE brings, there IS no murder, and there IS no death."
T27H14 "The sleep is peaceful now, for these are happy dreams."
T27H15 "And do not brush aside his many gifts, because he is not perfect in your dreams."
T27I2 "Sometimes it dreams it is a conqueror of bodies weaker than itself."
T27I4 "How willing are you to ESCAPE effects of all the dreams the world has ever had?"
T27I7 "The guilt for what YOU thought is being placed OUTSIDE yourself, and on a guilty world which dreams your dreams, and thinks your thoughts INSTEAD of you."
T28C4 "It teaches you there IS a choice of dreams while you are still asleep, depending on the PURPOSE of your dreaming."
T28C4 "Do you wish for dreams of healing, or for dreams of death?"
T28C4 "An empty storehouse, with an open door, holds ALL your shreds of memories and dreams."
T28C5 "In dreams of murder and attack are YOU the victim, in a dying body slain."
T28C5 "But, in forgiving dreams, is NO-ONE asked to be the victim and the sufferer."
T28C5 "These are the happy dreams the miracle exchanges for your own."
T28C7 "He gives HIMSELF the consequences that he dreams he gave his brother."
T28D3 "The end of dreaming is the end of FEAR, and love was NEVER in the world of dreams."
T28D6 "Count, then, the silver miracles and golden dreams of happiness as all the treasures you would keep within the storehouse of the world."
T28E1 "And YOU are free of dreams of pain because you let HIM be."
T28E1 "You can be sure of just ONE thing; that you are evil, for you share in dreams of fear."
T28E2 "Refuse to be a part of fearful dreams, WHATEVER form they take."
T28E2 "You stand apart from them, but NOT apart from him who dreams them."
T28E3 "His body and his dreams but SEEM to make a little gap, where yours have joined with his."
T28E3 "To join his dreams is thus to meet him NOT, because his dreams would SEPARATE from you."
T28E4 "Therefore release him, merely by your claim on brotherhood, and NOT on dreams of fear."
T28E4 "With faith in yours, HE will not be released, and YOU are kept in bondage to his dreams."
T28E4 "And dreams of fear will haunt the little gap, inhabited but by illusions which you have SUPPORTED in each other's minds."
T28E5 "His dreams are yours, because you LET them be."
T28E5 "Your dreams are witnesses to his, and his attest the truth of yours."
T28E7 "If you share not your brother's evil dreams, this IS the picture that the miracle will place within the little gap, left clean of all the seeds of sickness and of sin."
T28F1 "God is the ALTERNATE to dreams of fear."
T28F2 "It is the SHARING of the evil dreams, of hate and malice, bitterness and death, of sin and suffering, of pain and loss, that makes them real."
T28F6 "There IS no gap which separates the truth from dreams and from illusions."
T29D1 "Far beyond his dreams is his reality."
T29D3 "You can overlook your brother's dreams."
T29D3 "So perfectly can you forgive him his illusions, he becomes your Savior from YOUR dreams."
T29D5 "How holy are you, that the Son of God can be your Savior in the midst of dreams of desolation and disaster."
T29E1 "They are dreams BECAUSE they are not true."
T29E1 "COULD it be some dreams are KEPT, and others WAKENED FROM?"
T29E1 "The choice is NOT between which dreams to keep, but ONLY if you want to live in dreams, or to awaken from them."
T29E1 "Thus it is the miracle does not select SOME dreams to leave untouched by its beneficence."
T29E2 "The dreams you THINK you like would hold you back, as much as those in which the fear is seen."
T29E2 "For fear is the material of dreams, from which they ALL are made."
T29E4 "The dreams you THINK you like are those in which the functions YOU have given have been filled; the needs which YOU ascribe to you are met."
T29E4 "Dreams are not wanted more or less."
T29E5 "The core of dreams the Holy Spirit gives is NEVER one of fear."
T29E5 "And dreams of sadness thus are turned to joy."
T29F4 "The quiet that surrounds you dwells in him, and FROM this quiet come the happy dreams in which your hands are joined in innocence."
T29F4 "These are not hands that grasp in dreams of pain."
T29F7 "Yet nothing in the world of dreams remains without the hope of change and betterment, for here is NOT where changelessness is found."
T29F7 "Forgiving dreams are means to step aside from dreaming of a world OUTSIDE yourself."
T29F7 "And leading finally beyond ALL dreams, unto the peace of everlasting life."
T29H6 "For otherwise, the future WILL be like the past, and but a series of depressing dreams, in which all idols fail you, one by one, and you see death and disappointment everywhere."
T29H7 "You CHOOSE your dreams, for they are what you wish, perceived AS IF it had been given you."
T29H7 "Yet where ARE dreams, but in a mind asleep?"
T29J2 "Judge not, because you make yourself a PART of evil dreams, where idols are your "true" identity, and your salvation from the judgment laid, in terror and in guilt, upon yourself."
T29J5 "Nightmares are childish dreams."
T29J7 "Only forgiving dreams can enter here, for time is almost over."
T29J7 "And the forms which enter in the dreams are now perceived as brothers, not in judgment, but in love."
T29J8 "Forgiving dreams have little need to last."
T29J8 "And in these dreams a melody is heard which everyone remembers, though he has not heard it since before all time began."
T29J8 "And where IS time, when dreams of judgment have been put away?"
T29J9 "Forgiving dreams remind you that you live in safety, and have NOT attacked yourself."
T29J10 "So do your childish terrors melt away, and dreams become a sign that you have made a new beginning, NOT another try to worship idols, and to KEEP attack."
T29J10 "And so they bring the dreamer full release from dreams of fear."
T30A1 "And, together, they will lead you both from dreams of judgment to forgiving dreams, and out of pain and fear."
T30D9 "Completely unaffected by the turmoil and the terror of the world, the dreams of birth and death that here are dreamed, the myriad of forms that fear can take, quite undisturbed, the Thought God holds of you remains EXACTLY as It always was."
T30E6 "God's Son needs NO defense against his dreams."
T30E7 "And you are asked to let yourself be free of all the dreams of what you never were, and seek no more to substitute the strength of idle wishes for the Will of God."
T30E8 "Such is the ONLY rule for happy dreams."
T30E8 "Dreams are for nothing."
T30G1 "Here is the real world given in exchange for dreams of terror."
T30G3 "This understanding is the ONLY change that lets the real world rise to take the place of dreams of terror."
T30H6 "Your dark dreams are but the senseless, isolated scripts you write in sleep."
T30H6 "Look not to separate dreams for meaning."
T30H6 "ONLY dreams of pardon can be shared."
T30I3 "Temptation, then, is nothing more than this; - a prayer the miracle touch not some dreams, but KEEP their unreality obscure, and GIVE to them reality instead."
T30I4 "For you have ASKED it be withheld from power to heal all dreams."
T30I5 "Then let there be no dreams about him that you would PREFER to seeing this."
T31B1 "And CAN he be assailed by dreams?"
T31B2 "But not in dreams you made, that this might be OBSCURED to you."
T31H3 "He would not leave you comfortless, alone in dreams of hell, but would release your minds from everything that hides His Face from you."
T31H6 "A miracle has come to heal God's Son, and close the door upon his dreams of weakness, opening the way to his salvation and release."
W68L2 "For he who holds grievances denies he was created by Love, and his Creator has become fearful to him in his dreams of hate."
W75L1 "There are no dark dreams now."
W80R24 "Do not forget that your will has power over fantasies and dreams."
W92L6 "In darkness it remains to hide itself, and dreams that it is strong and conquering, a victor over limitations which but grow in darkness to enormous size."
W92L6 "It fears and it attacks and hates itself, and darkness covers everything it sees, leaving it dreams as fearful as itself."
W96L9 "These are your own real thoughts you have denied, and let your mind go wandering in a world of dreams, to find illusions in their place."
W104L1 "Today's idea continues with the thought that joy and peace are not but idle dreams."
W104L3 "Then lay aside the conflicts of the world which offer other gifts and other goals made of illusions, witnessed to by them, and sought for only in a world of dreams."
W106L4 "He comes with miracles a thousand times as happy and as wonderful as those you ever dreamt or wished for in your dreams."
W107L6 "Your Father wills these dreams be gone."
W109L1 "We ask for peace and stillness in the midst of all the turmoil born of clashing dreams."
W109L5 "Let these periods of rest and respite reassure your mind that all its frantic fantasies were but the dreams of fever that has passed away."
W109L5 "No more fearful dreams will come now that you rest in God."
W109L5 "Take time today to slip away from dreams and into peace."
W122L2 "It soothes your forehead while you sleep, and rests upon your eyelids so you see no dreams of fear and evil, malice and attack."
W122L8 "God wills salvation be received today, and that the intricacies of your dreams no longer hide their nothingness from you."
W128L5 "We leave it free of purposes we gave its aspects and its phases and its dreams."
W131L13 "A tiny moment of surprise, perhaps, will make you pause before you realize the world you see before you in the light reflects the truth you knew, and did not quite forget in wandering away in dreams."
W134L8 "By its ability to overlook what is not there, it opens up the way to truth, which had been blocked by dreams of guilt."
W134L11 "Across this bridge, as powerful as Love Which laid Its blessing on it, are all dreams of evil and of hatred and attack brought silently to truth."
W135L8 "For it seems to fail your hopes, your needs, your values and your dreams."
W136L16 "There will be no dim figures from your dreams, nor their obscure and meaningless pursuits with double purposes insanely sought, remaining in your mind."
W137L5 "Just as the real world will arise to take the place of what has never been at all, healing offers restitution for imagined states and false ideas which dreams embroider into pictures of the truth."
W137L8 "Healing is freedom, for it demonstrates that dreams will not prevail against the truth."
W140L3 "His happy dreams are heralds of the dawn of truth upon the mind."
W140L3 "They lead from sleep to gentle waking, so that dreams are gone."
W140L5 "Peace be to you who have been cured in God, and not in idle dreams."
W151L8 "He recognizes only what God loves, and in the holy light of what He sees do all the ego's dreams of what you are vanish before the splendor He beholds."
W151L12 "He will select the elements in them that represent the truth, and disregard those aspects which reflect but idle dreams."
W151L14 "Let Him evaluate each thought that comes to mind, remove the elements of dreams, and give them back to you as clean ideas which do not contradict the Will of God."
W153L5 "For you behold the Son of God as but a victim to attack by fantasies, by dreams, and by illusions he has made; yet helpless in their presence, needful only of defense by still more fantasies and dreams, by which illusions of his safety comfort him."
W153L14 "God's ministers have come to waken him from the dark dreams this story has evoked in his confused, bewildered memory of this distorted tale."
W155L11 "When dreams are over, time has closed the door on all the things that pass and miracles are purposeless, the holy Son of God will make no journeys."
W155L13 "Dreams are not a worthy guide for you who are God's Son."
W157L8 "But the Holy One, the Giver of the happy dreams of life, Translator of perception into truth, the holy Guide to Heaven given you, has dreamed for you this journey, which you make and start today, with the experience, this day holds out to you to be your own."
W158L7 "It beholds a light beyond the body; an idea beyond what can be touched, a purity undimmed by errors, pitiful mistakes, and fearful thoughts of guilt from dreams of sin."
W162L3 "His dreams are happy and his rest secure; his safety certain and his body healed, because he sleeps and wakens with the truth before him always."
W163L3 "All things but death are seen to be unsure, too quickly lost however hard to gain, uncertain in their outcome, apt to fail the hopes they once engendered, and to leave the taste of dust and ashes in their wake in place of aspirations and of dreams."
W165L7 "The Thought of Him is still beyond all dreams, and in our minds according to His Will."
W167L9 "It dreams of time; an interval in which what seems to happen never has occurred, the changes wrought are substanceless, and all events are nowhere."
W167L10 "Who changes life because he shuts his eyes, or makes himself what he is not because he sleeps and sees in dreams an opposite to what he is?"
W185L3 "In dreams, no two can share the same intent."
W185L4 "Minds cannot unite in dreams."
W185L5 "To mean you want the peace of God is to renounce all dreams."
W185L5 "Dreams are one to him."
W185L7 "To mean these words acknowledges illusions are in vain, requesting the eternal in the place of shifting dreams which seem to change in what they offer, but are one in nothingness."
W185L8 "Today devote your practice periods to careful searching of your mind, to find the dreams you cherish still."
W185L8 "Let not some dreams be more acceptable, reserving shame and secrecy for others."
W185L9 "You choose God's peace or you have asked for dreams, and dreams will come as you requested them."
W185L10 "And so do all who seem to seek for dreams."
W188L2 "There is no sight, be it of dreams or from a truer source, that is not but the shadow of the seen through inward vision."
W190L7 "Your strange desires bring it evil dreams."
W191L9 "You who perceive yourself as weak and frail, with futile hopes and devastated dreams, born but to die, to weep and suffer pain, hear this: All power is given you in earth and Heaven."
W192L3 "What He makes are dreams, but of a kind so close to waking that the light of day already shines in them, and eyes already opening behold the joyful sights their offerings contain."
W192L7 "We are lost in mists of shifting dreams and fearful thoughts, our eyes shut tight against the light; our minds engaged in worshipping what is not there."
W198L8 "Dreams of any kind are strange and alien to the truth."
W200L6 "Is not the escape of God's beloved Son from evil dreams which he imagines, yet believes are true, a worthy purpose?"
W200L11 "For we have found a simple, happy way to leave the world of ambiguity, and to replace our shifting goals and solitary dreams with single purpose and companionship."
W226L2 "What need have I to linger in a place of vain desires and of broken dreams, when Heaven can so easily be mine?""
W227L2 "The Son of God this day lays down his dreams."
W228L2 "And my mistakes about myself are dreams."
W230W23 "Salvation is undoing in the sense that it does nothing, failing to support the world of dreams and malice."
W230W25 "The song of our rejoicing is the call to all the world that freedom is returned, that time is almost over, and God's Son has but an instant more to wait until his Father is remembered, dreams are done, eternity has shined away the world, and only Heaven now exists at all."
W234L1 "Today we will anticipate the time when dreams of sin and guilt are gone, and we have reached again the holy place we never left."
W250W44 "A madman's dreams are frightening, and sin appears indeed to terrify."
W251L1 "In that, all needs are satisfied, all cravings end, all hopes are finally fulfilled and dreams are gone."
W270L1 "The world forgiven signifies Your Son acknowledges his Father, lets his dreams be brought to truth, and waits expectantly the one remaining instant more of time, which ends forever as Your memory returns to him."
W270W62 "He is the part in Which God's Answer lies; where all decisions are already made, and dreams are over."
W270W63 "The rest is dreams."
W270W63 "Yet will these dreams be given unto Christ to fade before His glory, and reveal your holy Self, the Christ, to you at last."
W270W64 "The Holy Spirit reaches from the Christ in you to all your dreams, and bids them come to Him, to be translated into truth."
W272L1 "Can dreams content me?"
W279L1 "The end of dreams is promised me, because God's Son is not abandoned by His Love."
W279L1 "Only in dreams is there a time when he appears to be in prison, and awaits a future freedom if it be at all."
W279L1 "Yet in reality his dreams are gone, with truth established in their place."
W280W71 "As He must bridge the gap between reality and dreams, perception leads to knowledge through the grace that God has given Him, to be His gift to everyone who turns to Him for truth."
W280W71 "Across the bridge that He provides are dreams all carried to the truth, to be dispelled before the light of knowledge."
W280W72 "The goal the Holy Spirit's teaching sets is just this end of dreams."
W280W73 "If you but knew how much your Father yearns to have you recognize your sinlessness, you would not let His Voice appeal in vain, nor turn away from His replacement for the fearful images and dreams you made."
W280W74 "From knowledge, where He has been placed by God, the Holy Spirit calls to you, to let forgiveness rest upon your dreams, and be restored to sanity and peace of mind."
W280W74 "Without forgiveness will your dreams remain to terrify you."
W280W74 "And the memory of all your Father's Love will not return to signify the end of dreams has come."
W282L1 "This the determination not to be asleep in dreams of death, while truth remains forever living in the joy of life."
W287L2 "And what except the memory of You could signify to me the end of dreams and futile substitutions for the truth?"
W289L2 "Shall I demand that You wait longer for Your Son to find the loveliness You planned to be the end of all his dreams and all his pain?""
W295L1 "And as they are removed from me, the dreams that seemed to settle on the world are gone."
W309L2 ""The step I take today, my Father, is my sure release from idle dreams of sin."
W310W104 "For It alone can heal all sorrow, wipe away all tears, and gently waken from his dreams of pain the Son whom God acknowledges as His."
W322L2 "And so I cannot sacrifice except in dreams."
W325L2 ""Our Father, Your Ideas reflect the truth, and mine apart from Yours but makes up dreams."
W330W122 "It dreams of punishment, and trembles at the figures in its dreams, its enemies who seek to murder it before it can ensure its safety by attacking them."
W330W124 "To know Reality is not to know the ego and its thoughts, its works, its acts, its laws and its beliefs, its dreams, its hopes, its plans for its salvation, and the cost belief in it entails."
W332L1 "Truth undoes its evil dreams by shining them away."
W333L2 "No light but this can end our evil dreams."
W334L1 "Illusions must be vain, and dreams are gone even while they are woven out of thoughts that rest on false perception."
W336L2 ""In quiet may forgiveness wipe away my dreams of separation and of sin."
W342L1 "The key is in my hand, and I have reached the door beyond which lies the end of dreams."
W347L1 "He gives the miracles my dreams would hide from my awareness."
M5G1 "They have no dreams that need defense against the truth."
M9A2 "Finding health a burden, it retreats into feverish dreams."
M9A2 "And in these dreams the mind is separate, different from other minds, with different interests of its own, and able to gratify its needs at the expense of others."
M13A6 "God's teachers choose to look on dreams a while."
M13A6 "Unity alone is not a thing of dreams."
M17A6 "You think you made a power that can save you from all the fearful things you see in dreams."
M28A6 "All dreams will end with this one."
M29A4 "No hidden places now remain on earth to shelter sick illusions, dreams of fear and misperceptions of the universe."
M29A6 "As long as any mind remains possessed of evil dreams the thought of hell is real."
M30A7 "Forget your foolish images, your sense of frailty and your fear of harm, your dreams of danger and selected "wrongs.""
U3A6 "Who has need to seek for an illusion now that dreams are gone?"
U6A4 "And so they were but dreams."
U6A4 "Arise with him who showed you this because you owe him this who shared your dreams that they might be dispelled."
U6A6 "Forget your dreams of sin and guilt, and come with me instead to share the resurrection of God's Son."
U7A5 "And you will be with him when time is over, and no trace remains of dreams of spite in which you dance to death's thin melody."
P3F8 "There is one way alone by which we come to where all dreams began."
P3H8 "And then forget the world and all its little triumphs and its dreams of death."
P3H8 "The room becomes a temple, and the street a stream of stardust brushing lightly past all sickly dreams."
P4B6 "In some relationships this point is never reached, although both patient and therapist may arrive at different dreams in the process."
P4B6 "But only little time is saved and the new dreams will lose their temporary appeal and turn to dreams of fear, which is the content of all dreams."
P4B7 "They take the place of other images, and help with kindly dreams."
P4B8 "The journey is not long except in dreams."
S1A3 "Lay down your dreams, you holy Son of God, and rising up as God created you, dispense with idols and remember Him."
S2D4 "And yet it matters not the form that dreams may seem to take."
S2D4 "Here all dreams are done."
S3C5 "Now are its dreams dispelled in quiet rest."
S3D2 "The healing of the body can be done by this because, in dreams, equality cannot be permanent."
S3E1 "They have chosen holiness, and given up all separate dreams of special attributes through which they can bestow unequal gifts on those less fortunate."
S3E3 "What need have you for shifting dreams within a sorry world?"
S3E6 "Give all your dreams to Christ and let Him be your Guide to healing, leading you in prayer beyond the sorry reaches of the world."
S3E7 "I would recall My weary Son to Me from dreams of malice to the sweet embrace of everlasting Love and perfect peace."
G1A3 "Dreams are dreams, and every one is equally untrue."
G1A5 "Dreams never change."
G1A6 "There are no scraps of dreams."
G1A7 "The tiniest of dreams, the smallest wish for values of the world is large enough to stand between you and the sweet release that God would offer you."
G1A8 "Now the hosts of Heaven come with us, to sweep away all vestiges of dreams and every thought that rests on nothingness."
G2A1 "Then give away these bitter dreams as you perceive them now to be but that, and nothing more than that."
G3A4 "Truth may be concealed from you by evil dreams, but it is only from the dreams that you have need of saving."
G3A6 "My call to you is that you offer help from all the dreams the holy Son of God imagines, from the time that first of dreams was given false reality until all dreaming ends forever."
G3A6 "And could the need within a world of dreams be more acute or more compelling?"
G4A9 "What trifling gifts made out of sickly fear and evil dreams of suffering and death can be the substitute you really want for the remembrance of Christ in you?"

Quotes on "Dreaming"

T6F6 "His light is ALWAYS the call to awake, WHATEVER you may have been dreaming."
T9H6 "You are at home in God, dreaming of exile, but perfectly capable of awakening to Reality."
T18C6 "All your time is spent in dreaming."
T27H9 "So little is his worth that he is but a dancing shadow, leaping up and down, according to a senseless plot conceived within the idle dreaming of the world."
T27I1 "The body is the central figure in the dreaming of the world."
T27I2 "The dreaming of the world takes many forms, because the body seeks in many ways to PROVE it is autonomous and real."
T27I5 "No-one asleep and dreaming in the world remembers his attack upon himself."
T28C12 "Beginning here, salvation will proceed to change the course of every step in the descent to separation, until all the steps have been retraced, the ladder gone, and ALL the dreaming of the world undone."
T28D2 "Yet, in the dreaming, has this been reversed, and separate minds are seen as bodies, which ARE separated, and which cannot JOIN."
T28D8 "This is a feast unlike indeed to those the dreaming of the world has shown."
T29E1 "And dreaming goes with only ONE of these."
W106L4 "They will not fade when dreaming ends."
M13A6 "Awareness of dreaming is the real function of God's teachers."
S3E6 "Then arise and lay all dreaming down forever."
G1A6 "Have you not learned the pain of dreaming yet?"

Quotes on "Dreamer"

T9D4 "Having MADE it real, he then attempts to dispel its EFFECTS by DEPRECIATING THE IMPORTANCE OF THE DREAMER."
T9D5 "This WOULD be a healing approach, IF THE DREAMER were properly identified AS UNREAL."
T9D5 "But if the dreamer is equated WITH the mind, the mind's corrective power, through the Holy Spirit, is DENIED."
T28C4 "The miracle does not awaken you, but merely shows you who the DREAMER is."
W134L11 "They are not kept to swell and bluster and to terrify the foolish dreamer who believes in them."

Quotes on "Dreamed"

T4B13 "You HAVE dreamed of a separated ego, and you HAVE believed in a world which rested upon it."
T13D5 "For you will have ACCEPTED the Atonement, which shone within you all the while you dreamed of guilt, and would not look within and SEE it."
T13H9 "Every decision is made for the WHOLE SONSHIP, directed in and out, and influencing a constellation larger than anything you ever dreamed of."
T17D5 "The only such relationships which RETAIN the fantasies which center on them, are the ones which have been DREAMED of, but have NOT been made at all."
W157L8 "Today we will embark upon a course you have not dreamed of."
S3C5 "Yet first true healing must have come to bless the mind with loving pardon for the sins it dreamed about and laid upon the world."

Quotes on "Dreamless"

W170L5 "For fear becomes your safety and protector of your peace, to which you turn for solace and escape from doubts about your strength and hope of rest in dreamless quiet."
W198L11 "Now is there tranquil light across the face of earth, made quiet in a dreamless sleep."

Quotes on "Undreamed"

T1B40A "It touches many people you may not even know, and sometimes produces undreamed of changes in forces of which you are not even aware."
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