|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Dreams in their development have breath,|
And tears, and tortures, and the touch of joy,
They have a weight upon our waking thoughts,
They take a weight from off our waking toils,
They do divide our being.
Byron.The Dream, Line 5.
|Led by those waking Dreams of Thought,|
That warm the young unpractisd breast.
Langhorne.Owen of Carron, Verse 19.
| Like the dreams,|
Children of night, of indigestion bred.
Churchill.The Candidate, Line 784.
|But if, as morning rises, dreams are true.|
Dante.Inferno, Canto XXVI. Line 7. Ben Jonson.Love Restored, a song. Bruce.Elegy, written in Spring, Verse 19.
|A vision after midnight, when dreams are true.|
Horace.Book I. Sat. 10. Page 179. Bohns Ed. by Buckley.
|Towards dawn, the lamp now flickering, (at the time when true visions are wont to be seen.)|
Ovid.Epi. XIX, page 219, Bohns Ed. by Riley.
| Like the dream|
That oertook me at my waking hour,
This morn; and dreams they say are then divine.
Dryden.Don Sebastian, Act IV. Scene 1.
|At break of day, when dreams, they say, are true.|
Dryden.The Spanish Friar, Act III. Scene 2.