Delirium, youngest brother of the Endless, prevails upon her brother, Dream, to help her find their missing sibling. Their travels take them through the world of the waking until a final confrontation with the missing member of the Endless and the resolution of Dream's relationship with his... read more
“-I didn't know you could stop being a God.-You can stop being anything.”Between Dream and Delirium
“You lived what anybody gets, Bernie. You got a lifetime.”Death
“Um what's the name of the word for things not being the same always. You know. I'm sure there is one. Isn't there? There must be a word for it.. the thiing that lets you know time is happening. Is there a word?(Dream answers - Change)”Delerium
“I like the stars. It's the illusion of permanence, I think. I mean, they're always flaring up and caving in and going out. But from here, I can pretend...I can pretend that things last. I can pretend that lives last longer than moments. God come, and Gods go. Mortals flicker and flash and fade. Worlds don't last; and stars and galaxies are transient, fleeting things that twinkle like fireflies and vanish into cold and dust. But I can pretend.”Destruction
“I know how Gods begin, Roger. We start as dreams. Then we walk out of dreams into the land. We are worshipped and loved, and take power to ourselves. And then one day there's no one left to worship us. And in the end, each little God an Goddess takes its last journey back into dreams...And what comes after, not even WE know.”Ishtar
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