Quotes of reality

  1. Perhaps women have always been in closer contact with reality than men: it would seem to be the just recompense for being deprived of idealism. – Germaine Greer
  2. The most important thing about my profession is finding the truth, finding the reality of these shows. – Shuler Hensley
  3. You cannot set art off in a corner and hope for it to have vitality, reality and substance. – Charles Ives
  4. Every time economic and technical development takes a step forward, forces emerge which attempt to create political forms for what, on the economic -technical plane, has already more or less become reality – Christian Lous Lange
  5. Thank God I don't live in Los Angeles. I think if you're there the whole time it just gets out of proportion and you lose touch completely with reality – Sam Mendes
  6. I've got to worry about Alonzo Mourning, because a year or two ago there was a chance that Alonzo Mourning wouldn't be standing here talking to you. That's the cold reality of it. – Alonzo Mourning
  7. What is emitted from the divine, though it be only like the reflection from the fire, still has the divine reality in itself, and one might almost ask what were the fire without glow, the sun without light, or the Creator without the creature? – Max Muller
  8. Step outside the guidelines of the official umpires and make your own rules and your own reality – Phil Ochs
  9. How can anybody learn anything from an artwork when the piece of art only reflects the vanity of the artist and not reality – Lou Reed
  10. We need realism to deal with reality – Slick Rick
  11. The words are ludicrous at times, but you add the reality to it and that gives it the balance it has. – Alia Shawkat
  12. Stock market bubbles don't grow out of thin air. They have a solid basis in reality but reality as distorted by a misconception. – George Soros
  13. Planning to play: that's what saving for retirement is today- and it is antithetical to the nature of play, fully within the definition of work, and blissfully ignorant of the reality of death. – John Thorn
  14. I don't think I'll ever escape the fact that I don't belong anywhere in particular. I've often dreamed about going back to Nigeria, but that's a very romantic notion. It's a hideous country to go to in reality – Hugo Weaving
  15. When entertainment was begun, during the Depression, it was supposed to take people's minds off reality People could sing, dance, act or do anything. It was the type of entertainment that was available. – Tina Yothers

Usage examples for reality

  1. The reality of life had never reached him. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  2. We must fight this thing out somewhere; because, as you truly say, we have found each other's reality – The Ball and The Cross by G.K. Chesterton
  3. But how good it felt to me to be free of such reality – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  4. Then I let him do the chief of the work, and in reality only look on; but that also is still too much for me. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  5. He is staring at Monica, but in reality he does not even see her. – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  6. The cry " Kurban" that he had heard on the bridge was a reality a human sacrifice. – Caste by W. A. Fraser
  7. In reality she was nine- and- twenty years old but looked younger. – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
  8. He knew that in reality Nance's heart was not with him, but over the river with Dick and the nurse. – If Any Man Sin by H. A. Cody
  9. It is very hard to say, what was reality what fancy on a night like that. – Over Prairie Trails by Frederick Philip Grove
  10. The happiness I expected in my old age may yet be a reality – The Amulet by Hendrik Conscience
  11. Some there may be who think I talk dreams; they do not know reality – Adventures In Friendship by David Grayson
  12. The first and last were apparently the same, but not so in reality – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  13. " The past is the only human reality – The Red Lily, v2 by Anatole France
  14. It had never fastened upon me as a reality before. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  15. Then he took a little more fire- water, and the dream became a reality – The Big Otter by R.M. Ballantyne
  16. He felt in his heart that he had done right, and he somehow still believed that things were not in reality all that they seemed to be. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  17. There is a sense of reality – PoPHILO by Dom
  18. They would know that in reality it lay but just around the corner. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White
  19. Was it in reality Nancy who had brought about this crisis? – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. Perhaps she could recover reality for him. – The Prelude to Adventure by Hugh Walpole