Phantom may refer to:
- Ghost, in traditional belief, a physical manifestation of the soul or spirit of a deceased person
- Illusion, a distortion of the senses
Famous quotes containing the word phantom:
“King Kong, Count Dracula, and the Phantom of the Opera are just looking for love, like the rest of us.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)
“If only the phantom would stop reappearing!
Business, if you wanted to know, was punk at the opera.
The heroine no longer appeared in Faust.
The crowds strolled sadly away.”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)
“Art has a double face, of expression and illusion, just like science has a double face: the reality of error and the phantom of truth.”
—René Daumal (19081944)