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Quotes of reverie

  1. Reverie is not a mind vacuum It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul – Gaston Bachelard
  2. Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie – William Ellery Channing
  3. It is a good idea to be alone in a garden at dawn or dark so that all its shy presences may haunt you and possess you in a reverie of suspended thought – James Douglas
  4. Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding – John Locke
  5. Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  6. To lose one's self in reverie one must be either very happy or very unhappy Reverie is the child of extremes – Antoine Rivarol
  7. One of the best things about paintings is their silence which prompts reflection and random reverie – Mark Stevens

Usage examples for reverie

  1. She starts from her reverie – Wagner's Tristan und Isolde by George Ainslie Hight
  2. “ Banks started from his gloomy reverie – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  3. Suddenly Captain Elisha was awakened from his reverie by hearing his friend utter an exclamation – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  4. “ Henri came out of a reverie to explain to Sara Lee – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. Lady Bassett's return interrupted her reverie – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  6. Then in a reverie he pictured the day he had just spent – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  7. Perhaps you cannot yourself recall how your reverie commenced – The Adventure of the Cardboard Box by Arthur Conan Doyle
  8. He lay as in a reverie – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  9. The distant crash brought Lyveden out of a sleep ridden reverie – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  10. My pearl of snow white he murmured as in a dreamy reverie he subdued the light of his great black eyes ” – The Confessions of a Beachcomber by E J Banfield
  11. Well good night mamma said Blanche breaking in upon her mother's reverie – Belles and Ringers by Hawley Smart
  12. He stood a moment as though lost in some reverie then chuckled – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  13. It was usually when some particularly delightful reverie occupied his mind that his face took on that especial expression – Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett
  14. He seemed to awake out of a little reverie – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  15. It startled Tess from her reverie – Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
  16. Presently in the midst of her reverie she heard a step outside and saw Sir William Farrell approaching the gate – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  17. Then and not for the first time I fell into an uneasy reverie that had to do with Pierre and I asked myself 'What will become of the little boy – The Story of a Child by Pierre Loti
  18. “ Rastignac almost fell into a reverie at that point – Rastignac the Devil by Philip José Farmer
  19. As he sat thus in reverie the door softly opened and Alma looked in upon him – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  20. The traveller fell into a reverie – Coningsby by Benjamin Disraeli

Rhymes for reverie