Castles In The Air Quotes by Kofi Annan, Elizabeth von Arnim, Jonathan Swift, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton, Henry David Thoreau, Louisa May Alcott and many others.
I am not afraid to dream. You first have to start with a dream. Build your castles in the air and give it foundation. Without a dream, you are not going to get anywhere.
When I got to the library I came to a standstill, – ah, the dear room, what happy times I have spent in it rummaging amongst the books, making plans for my garden, building castles in the air, writing, dreaming, doing nothing.
In all assemblies, though you wedge them ever so close, we may observe this peculiar property, that over their heads there is room enough; but how to reach it is the difficult point. To this end the philosopher’s way in all ages has been by erecting certain edifices in the air.
Castles in the air cost a vast deal to keep up.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Wouldn’t it be fun if all the castles in the air which we make could come true and we could live in them?
No dreams, no visions, no delicious fantasies, no castles in the air, with which, as the old song so truly says, hearts are broken, heads are turned.
I’ve got the key to my castle in the air, but whether I can unlock the door remains to be seen.
There are some people who can never see a little cloud of fantasy float across the horizon of their dreams without building a heavy castle in the air upon it, and bringing it to earth.
And the National Socialists believe that they can afford to ignore the world or oppose it, and build their castles-in-the-air without creating a possibly silent, but very palpable reaction from abroad.
Charming Alnaschar visions! it is the happy privilege of youth to construct you.
Bows and flows of angel hair and ice cream castles in the air and feather canyons everywhere, I’ve looked at clouds that way.
Wishes, like castles in the air, are inexpensive and not taxable.
To know your ruling passion, examine your castles in the air.
There is more pleasure to building castles in the air than on the ground.
Happy season of virtuous youth, when shame is still an impassable barrier, and the sacred air-cities of hope have not shrunk into the mean clay hamlets of reality; and man, by his nature, is yet infinite and free.
If you are going to build something in the air it is always better to build castles than houses of cards.