Symbolic of trying not to conform to the world around you Related DreamsAmish If you dreamed of Amish people, you are striving towards a greater understanding of yourself and the world you live in. Your quality of life will improve if you can “get back to basics” and determine what’s really important.Amish 1. A need in one’s own life to focus on and live the fundamentals, the important things in life. 2. A desire to simplify one’s life.