It is not until you awaken and become fully present that you will realize that you have not been present. It is not until you awaken that you will realize you have been asleep, dreaming that you are awake.
Source: Journey Into Now:Clear Guidance on the Path of Spiritual Awakening, Pages: 3
It is easy to imagine fantasy as physical and myth as real. We do it almost every moment. We do this as we dream, as we think, and as we cope with the world about us. But these worlds of fantasy that we form into the solid things around us are the source of our discontent. They inspire our search to find ourselves.
Source: The Physics of Consciousness: The Quantum Mind and the Meaning of Life, Pages: 1