Night Quotes

Og mandino, the greatest miracle in the world - beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if...
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
Crowfoot

You shall be free indeed when your days are not without a care nor your nights without a want and a grief, But rather when these things girdle your life and yet you rise above them naked and unbound.
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
Benjamin johnson - it is not growing like a tree in bulk doth make...
Dreaming permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of our lives.
William Dement
James joyce - history is a nightmare from which i am trying to...

No man of genuinely superior intelligence has ever been an actor. Even supposing a young man of appreciable mental powers to be lured upon the stage, as philosophers are occasionally lured into bordellos, his mind would be inevitably and almost immediately destroyed by the gaudy nonsense issuing from his mouth every night.
H. L. Mencken
All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. This I did.
T. E. Lawrence, The Seven Pillars of Wisdom.
Instead of thinking about where you are, think about where you want to be. It takes twenty years of hard work to become an overnight success.
Diana Rankin
Wait until it is night before saying that is has been a fine day.
French Prove
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the winter time.
Crowfoot
Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight always try to be a little kinder than is necessary.
James Barrie
I feel like a million tonight - - - But one at a time.
Mae West
That young girl is one of the least benightedly unintelligent organic life forms it has been my profound lack of pleasure not to be able to avoid meeting.
Marvin, _Life, the Universe, and Everything_ by Douglas Adams
Weather forecast for tonight dark.
George Carlin
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Japanese Prove
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle any human being can fight and never stop fighting.
E e cummings
Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself. To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night. To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.
Kahlil Gibran
It is a rather pleasant experience to be alone in a bank at night.
Willie Sutton
In the night all cats are gray.
Miguel de Cervantes
The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
Wallace Stevens
Cockroaches and socialites are the only things that can stay up all night and eat anything.
Herb Caen
Not snow, no, nor rain, nor heat, nor night keeps them from accomplishing their appointed courses with all speed.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all things easy. He that rises late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night, while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
Benjamin Franklin
I had a dream last night that a hamburger was eating ME!
Jerry Seinfeld, Seinfeld episode "The Van Buren Boys" - Broadcast on February 6, 1997
Every man has a right to a Saturday night bath.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Wait until it is night before saying that it has been a fine day.
French Prove
Contrary to popular belief, English women do not wear tweed nightgowns.
Hermione Gingold
Human consciousness arose but a minute before midnight on the geological clock. Yet we mayflies try to bend an ancient world to our purposes, ignorant perhaps of the messages buried in its long history. Let us hope that we are still in the early morning of our April day.
Stephen Jay Gould
History is made at night. Character is what you are in the dark.
Lord John Whorfin
The family is a court of justice which never shuts down for night or day.
Malcolm De Chazal
There never was night that had no morn.
Dinah Mulock Craik
Do not despair of life. Think of the fox, prowling in a winter night to satisfy his hunger. His race survives I do not believe any of them ever committed suicide.
Henry David Thoreau
I see America, not in the setting sun of a black night of despair ahead of us, I see America in the crimson light of a rising sun fresh from the burning, creative hand of God. I see great days ahead, great days possible to men and women of will and vision.
Carl Sandburg
Neither a borrower nor a lender be; For loan oft loses both itself and friend, And borrowing dulls the edge of husbandry. This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man.
William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 3
How sweet and soothing is this hour of calm! I thank thee, night! for thou has chased away these horrid bodements which, amidst the throng, I could not dissipate; and with the blessing of thy benign and quiet influence now will I to my couch, although to rest is almost wronging such a night as this.
Lord Byron
Vision without action is a daydream. Action with without vision is a nightmare.
Japanese Prove
This above all: to thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.
William Shakespeare, Hamlet
Last night I stayed up late playing poker with Tarot cards. I got a full house and four people died.
Steven Wright
You must read, you must persevere, you must sit up nights, you must inquire, and exert the utmost power of your mind. If one way does not lead to the desired meaning, take another; if obstacles arise, then still another; until, if your strength holds out, you will find that clear which at first looked dark.
Giovanni Boccaccio, Leitch, Vincent B. ed. The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism. New York: Norton, 2001.