To lose one's self in reverie, one must be either very happy, or very unhappy. Reverie is the child of extremes.
— Antoine Rivarol

Do anything rather than give yourself to reverie.
William Ellery Channing revery quote

Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.
— Andrew Carnegie

Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind.
— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.
— revery quotation by John Locke