Fantasy Quotes

We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.

Iris Murdoch

Claridge's is elegant but determinedly unglamorous. The only fantasy it has to offer is the illusion that the world is in good working order

Holly Brubach

You feel that nothing you have learned has put down roots, that while youre capable of entering the magical universe, you cannot remain submerged in it. You feel that all of this may be nothing but a fantasy dreamed up by people to fend off their fear of death.

Paulo Coelho

Myth is supposed to bring us together, but fantasy alienates us.

Dustin Hoffman

Science-fiction balances you on the cliff. Fantasy shoves you off.

Ray Douglas Bradbury

Until this week the one thing I knew about the Twilight saga was that it had vampires in it, which was enough to put me off. I didn't realise it was a romantic fantasy aimed at teenage girls. Turns out it's possible to be put off something twice before you've actually seen it.

Charlton

President Barack Obama. President Barack Obama. Nope, still can't get used to it. It's literally too good to be true. I must've died in my sleep and am now having an insane fantasy pumped into my head by the Matrix. Any minute now Salma Hayek is going to float through the door with a tray of biscuits and I'll know the game's up.

Charlton

Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

Andy Warhol

A lot of fantasy players feel now as though winning in their fantasy league is more important than what they will at times describe as their childlike loyalty to one team.

Don Levy

Fantasy should be as close as possible to journalism.

Dino Buzzati

Fantasy mirrors desire. Imagination reshapes it.

Mason Cooley

Fantasy is the only canvas large enough for me to paint on.

Terry Brooks

Fantasy football is not only a good thing, but a great thing.

Jay Mohr

I think fashion is about suspense and surprise and fantasy. It’s not about rules.

Wolfgang Joop

Religion is doing; a man does not merely think his religion or feel it, he ''lives'' his religion as much as he is able, otherwise it is not religion but fantasy or philosophy.

Gurdjieff

In my sex fantasy, nobody ever loves me for my mind.

Nora Ephron

žIf one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.

Maya Angelou

What I wanted to get at is the value difference between pornographic playing-cards when you're a kid, and pornographic playing-cards when you're older. It's that when you're a kid you use the cards as a substitute for a real experience, and when you're older you use real experience as a substitute for the fantasy.

Albee, Edward

Even in a fantasy realm, growing up is accomplished not without cost.

Lloyd Chudley Alexander

She has been condemned to death by hanging. A man may escape this death by becoming the hangman, a woman by marrying the hangman. But at the present time there is no hangman; thus there is no escape. There is only a death, indefinitely postponed. This is not fantasy, it is history.

Margaret Eleanor Atwood

I began plotting novels at about the time I learned to read. The story of my childhood is the usual bleak fantasy, and we can dismiss it with the restrained observation that I certainly would not consider living it again.

James Baldwin

I can't let myself fly with my fantasy because it is against my nature.

Pietro Badoglio

It didn't matter what we did or where we did it as long as we were together. We knew we'd found what most people either pursue in years of futile search or dismiss as a fantasy at the outset: the missing half of ourselves. The real thing.

John Perry Barlow

I'm planning, you see, to try to confine myself to the truth. That's hard for an old, inveterate fantasy martyr and [illegible] liar who has never hesitated to give truth the form he felt the occasion demanded.

Ingmar Bergman

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