By the midpoint of the twentieth century, America's dreamers were preoccupied with the future—and not just any old future, but the great and glorious future that seemed inevitable.
Fifty thousand boys and girls were persuaded by some pestilent dreamers that their childish innocence would effect what their immoral fathers had failed to accomplish, and so left their homes on an expedition to capture the Holy Land.
parties, the Aifonsistas, who wished for the restoration of the queens son with a regency, the partisans .of the widower king consort of Portugal; those of the duke of Montpensier; the Canlists; and a few purely fantastic dreamers who would have given the crown to the aged Espartero.
It contracts no entangling alliances with any sect of theorists, dreamers or philosophers.
This way have so many dreamers come, and we are seven more, following in their footsteps to America.
Rudloe Manor both for rail and UFO enthusiasts has become a dreamers mirror, you see there what you want to see.
He and other lucid dreamers were able to signal from the dream and then hold their breath.
His father was pre-eminent for practical genius, his mother a woman of half-wild blood, weird, visionary and terrible; and Alexander himself is singular among men of action for the imaginative splendours which guided him, and among romantic dreamers for the things he achieved.
In a lucid dream, dreamers realize they are dreaming while they are asleep.
Some dreamers choose to wake themselves up while others choose to stay in the dream state.
Goethe, the cosmopolitan Weltbierger of the 18th century, had himself no very intense feelings of patriotism, and, having seen Germany flourish as a group of small states under enlightened despotisms, he had little confidence in the dreamers of 1813 who hoped to see the glories of Barbarossa's empire revived.
Zangwill has a brilliant sketch of Sabbatai's career in his Dreamers of the Ghetto.
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