About 20 years ago I went out and bought the best dream book I could find, and I have been interpreting my dreams and my friends dreams, ever since.
Today I want to share some interesting fact I recently read about dreams.
You forget 90% of your dreams - with in 5 minutes of waking up you forget 50% and after 10 minutes 90%.
Everybody dreams - if you don't think that you dream you are just forgetting them upon waking.
In our dreams we only see faces we already know - We see hundreds of thousand of faces in our life so we have a endless supply for our brain to use in our dreams.
Dreams are symbolic - dream speak is a deeply symbolic language.
Emotions - the most common emotions in dreams is anxiety. Negative emotions are more common then positive ones.
You can have 4 - 7 dreams a night - on average you can dream from 1 - 2 hours every night.
Dream incorporation - our mind takes images we see throughout the day and incorporates them into our dreams. This happens to me all the time, that why I never watch a scary movie or TV show before I go to sleep.
Men and women dream differently - men tend to have more men in their dreams and women dream with equal amounts of men and women. Men tend to have more aggressive emotions when they dream.
Precognitive dreams - 18% - 38% of the population has had a precognitive dream, while 70% have experienced déjà vu.
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Do you know what your dreams mean?