Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.
Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
Edgar Allan Poe
All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.