While each dream has an individual interpretation or meaning based on the dreamer [themself], I would suggest that in general, running late in a dream can be an expression of anxiety or stress related to time in waking life, Pam Muller, a trained spiritual director specializing in dreams and author of 33 Ways to Work ...
Why did I dream about going somewhere?
A dream about travelling is a good sign primarily because it suggests that some movement is taking place in your life. Hence, when you dream about travelling, it could indicate that you are either about to begin a new journey in your life or are in transit.
Why can I never walk in my dreams?
Cannot walk Cant walk dreams reflect feelings of powerlessness in waking life to reach a goal or keep up with others. Being unable to walk due to injury or incapacity reflect feelings of being hurt or unsupported respectively in waking life.
What does it mean when you are weak in your dreams?
When we are in REM sleep (where dreaming takes place) our brain turns off all motor functions. This state is called nonreciprocal flaccid paralysis. This is useful to us so that we can be motionless while we sleep and dream, and not act out our dreams.
Why do I move so slow in my dreams?
According to a site called Dreammoods.com, dreams involving slow motion mean that you are presently going through a hard time and experiencing some great stress in your waking life. It may also reflect your actual state of REM paralysis while in the dream state.
Why can I not punch hard in my dreams?
When you try to throw a punch and cant hit, or if you try to run from an attacker but your legs wont move, what you are feeling is the natural paralysis of your body during REM sleep.