No one must be allowed to fall asleep in his presence. No one. Or he will escape into your dreams and you don't want that.The Corinthian in The Sandman, Season 1 Episode 1
Roderick: "The Endless?"
Corinthian: "Did you think Death was the only one in charge? The Reaper has family, you know. Desire, Destiny, Despair."
Roderick: "Which one have I got then?"
Roderick: "What's the good of a god who governs dreams?"
Corinthian: "Not a god. More than a god. And are men not governed by their dreams?"
Why should we confine ourselves to their sleeping minds? Here, in the waking world, we're unstoppable. There is nothing preventing us from taking whoever, whatever we want.The Corinthian in The Sandman, Season 1 Episode 1