In a dream, sitting means inactivity, idling, failure, disappointment, paralysis and for an old woman, it may mean ceasing to bear children.
To dream that you are sitting, indicates your indecision and not knowing what you want to do with yourself in the near future. It may also suggest that you are being idle.
Advancement in the world, especially if sitting on a high stool.
1. Unwillingness to get up and take a chance on something.