Feelings of insecurity, emotions which take away our confidence or sense of value or adequacy.
Symbolic of a trap that can kill you, Ps. 69:2
Quick failure; see “foundation” and “sand”
Spiritual quicksand suggests a situation where we may be on insecure ground insofar as our beliefs are concerned.
Psychological / emotional perspective: To find ourselves trapped in quicksand suggests that we have been put in a difficult situation which is not necessarily of our own making.
Material aspects: In old-fashioned dream interpretation, quicksand represented business difficulties – often due to circumstances beyond our control. Today it tends to signify a lack of security. This is represented by the ground beneath our feet not being stable and indeed being somewhat dangerous.
To dream of being sucked into quicksand indicates you may be in an emotional bind in your waking life.
An activity you are participating in is producing a feeling of judgment, whether of another person or yourself. This may be draining you of important life energy. There is courage needed to pull yourself free from the influences that are keeping you in this negative vortex of attraction.
To dream of pulling another person or yourself from quicksand is alerting you that you can turn around your situation now.
Getting lost in emotions. Treacherous dangers, lost insights, insecure emotions. See Dunes.
If you dream of being caught in quicksand, you are troubled by what your inner mind is telling you about a certain situation in real life.
There is a problem to be avoided.
Dreams of quicksand denote seduction, gluttony, and entropy. You are getting sucked into a belief system that you inherently know isn’t good or healthy for you. Your dream is giving you the message to get out before it envelops you.
1- Quicksand signifies a lack of security. In old-fashioned dream interpretation it represented business difficulties.
2- To find ourselves trapped in quicksand suggests that we have been put in a difficult situation that is not necessarily of our own making.
3- Spiritual quicksand suggests a situation where we may be on insecure ground insofar as our beliefs are concerned.
To find yourself in quicksand while dreaming, you will meet with loss and deceit.
If you are unable to overcome it, you will be involved in overwhelming misfortunes.
For a young woman to be rescued by her lover from quicksand, she will possess a worthy and faithful husband, who will still remain her lover.
You may be experiencing feelings of helplessness and an inability to get out of a situation in your daily life. This common sense approach can easily be applied and with some effort you can examine your feelings and actions symbolized in this dream.
A dream of being slowly engulfed in quicksand is a portent of difficulties which can be overcome only by heroic treatment It foretelis quarrels with a lover, or with someone you esteem highly.
If a maiden dreams of being rescued by her sweetheart from quicksand, it predicts an early marriage with a man who will be praiseworthy in everything he does.
Dreaming of being trapped in quicksand symbolizes feelings of helplessness and an inability to get out of some situation in your daily life.