The dreams and nightmares no longer seem to recognize their master. I will remind them.Dream / Morpheus in The Sandman, Season 1
I'm the King of Dreams, ruler of the nightmare realm.Dream / Morpheus in The Sandman, Season 1
Tonight, we will achieve what no one has even attempted. We will summon and imprison death.Roderick Burgess in The Sandman, Season 1
The price of getting what you want is getting what you once wanted.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - A Midsummer Night's Dream
What power would Hell have if those here imprisoned were not able to dream of Heaven?Neil Gaiman in The Sandman
Things need not have happened to be true. Tales and dreams are the shadow-truths that will endure when mere facts are dust and ashes, and forgot.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Dream Country
For love is no part of the dreamworld. Love belongs to Desire, and Desire is always cruel.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - The Doll's House
Never trust the storyteller. Only trust the story.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Fables & Reflections
Dreams shape the world.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Dream Country
For some folks death is release, and for others death is an abomination, a terrible thing. But in the end, I'm there for all of them.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Dream Country
You hurt. It's okay. I hurt too. Hold my hand.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Endless Nights
"I must confess, I have always wondered what lay beyond life, my dear."
"Yeah, everybody wonders. And sooner or later everybody gets to find out."
"Is there a word for forgetting the name of someone when you want to introduce them to someone else at the same time you realize you've forgotten the name of the person you're introducing them to as well?"
"You will forget. Death or life will take him from your minds."
"I know," whispered Despair, in her distant, empty voice. "But I shall remember him."
Writers are liars my dear, surely you know that by now?Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Dream Country
Everybody has a secret world inside of them. All of the people of the world, I mean everybody. No matter how dull and boring they are on the outside, inside them they've all got unimaginable, magnificent, wonderful, stupid, amazing worlds. Not just one world. Hundreds of them. Thousands maybe.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman
Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman
One thing I've learned. You can know anything. It's all there. You just have to find it.Neil Gaiman in The Sandman - Dream a Little Dream of Me
All around me darkness gathers,
Fading is the sun that shone,
We must speak of other matters,
You can be me when I'm gone
Flowers gathered in the morning,
Afternoon they blossom on,
Still are withered in the evening,
You can be me when I'm gone.