Dreams usually don't coincide with making a living. What makes money to live on often times comes from a very uninspiring source. So it becomes a huge challenge to find a way to make money IN your dreams, doing what you're passionate about. But you can still do your passions on the side of the main job to keep in touch & keep alive in spirit, for the mean time.
Laugh at yourself often. Find the humor in whatever situation you’re in. Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you. -- read: http://www.marcandangel.com/2015/05/24/40-powerful-mantras-to-help-you-think-positive/