Illusions Quotes

Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

It is far harder to kill a phantom than a reality.

The first man to see an illusion by which men have flourished for centuries surely stands in a lonely place.

The other day upon the stair, I saw a man who wasn’t there, He wasn’t there again today, I think he’s with the CIA.

The difference between “illusion” and “delusion:” An illusion is something that is not real. A delusion is when you believe it anyway. Example: true love forever.

If it weren’t for our illusions we’d be free from deceptions, and life free from any interests.

It is our illusions that create the world.

Rob the average man of his life-illusion and you rob him also of his happiness.

All that we see or seem Is but a dream within a dream.

Once upon a time, I dreamed I was a butterfly, fluttering hither and thither. Suddenly I awakened, and there I lay, myself again. Now I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.