Illusion Quotes

Illusion is the first of all pleasures

Oscar Wilde

Animation is about creating the illusion of life. And you cant create it if you dont have one.

Brad Bird

Living in cities is an art, and we need the vocabulary of art, of style, to describe the peculiar relationship between man and material that exists in the continual creative play of urban living. The city as we imagine it, then, soft city of illusion, myth, aspiration, and nightmare, is as real, maybe more real, than the hard city one can locate on maps in statistics, in monographs on urban sociology and demography and architecture.

Jonathan Raban

Most of us, no matter what we say, are walking in the dark, whistling in the dark. Nobody knows what is going to happen to him from one moment to the next, or how one will bear it. This is irreducible. And it is true of everybody. Now, it is true that the nature of society is to create, among its citizens, an illusion of safety; but it is also absolutely true that the safety is always necessarily an illusion. Artists are here to disturb the peace.

James Baldwin

Weak mortals, chained to the earth, creatures of clay as frail as the foliage of the woods, you unfortunate race, whose life is but darkness, as unreal as a shadow, the illusion of a dream.

Aristophanes

Inflation: Everyone's illusion of wealth.

Unknown

What if everything is an illusion and nothing exists? In that case, I definitely overpaid for my carpet.

Woody Allen

Tradition is the illusion of permanence.

Woody Allen

Emotional attachment to Maya is created by my God; He Himself misleads us through illusion and doubt.

Sri Guru Granth Sahib

Analysts are great at providing data and information that the average buy-side shop doesn't have the capacity to get on their own. But no one on the buy side was ever under the illusion that these people were objective.

Angela Kohler

Disillusion is a natural stage that follows the holding of an illusion.

Shaughnessy, Susan

We must select the Illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion, if we want to be happy.

Connolly, Cyril

In youth we feel richer for every new illusion; in maturer years, for every one we lose.

Madame Anne Sophie

Great feelings will often take the aspect of error, and great faith the aspect of illusion.

Robert Burton

Love can sometimes be magic. But mag c can sometimes just be an illusion

Javan

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

Lovers of air travel find it exhilarating to hang poised between the illusion of immortality and the fact of death.

Alexander Chase

I realized that if I was going to achieve anything in life I had to be agressive. I had to get out there and go for it... I know fear is an obstacle for some people, but it's an illusion to me.

Michael Jordan

What we gain by experience is not worth that we lose in illusion

Jean-Antoine Petit-Senn

Animation is about creating the illusion of life.

Brad Bird

It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost it; but the young know they are wretched for they are full of the truthless ideal which have been instilled into them, and each time they come in contact with the real, they are bruised and wounded

W Somerset Maugham

We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.

Judy Garland

We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.

Judy Garland

An illusion which makes me happy is worth a verity which drags me to the ground

Christopher Martin-Wieland
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