Night Quotes

The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils; The motions of his spirit are dull as night, And his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted.
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice
E. e. cummings - to be yourself in a world that is doing its best,...

I think somebody should come up with a way to breed a very large shrimp. That way, you could ride him, then after you camped at night, you could eat him. How about it, science.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Charlie Dad, how can you hate The Colonel Stuart Because he puts an addictive chemical in his chicken that makes ya crave it fortnightly, smartass.
So I Married an Axe Murdere
History is made at night. Character is what you are in the dark.
Lord John Whorfin
Douglas adams, the guardian - the idea that bill gates has appeared like a...

There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.
George Carlin
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Kin hubbard - one of the simple but genuine pleasures in life...
Weather forecast for tonight dark.
George Carlin
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 out their dream with open eyes, to make it possible.
Lawrence of Arabia, Seven Pillars of Wisdom, Suppressed introductory chapter, first published 1939, Penguin edition p. 23
I married a German. Every night I dress up as Poland and he invades me.
Bette Midle
People sleep peacably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
George Orwell
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
Life is like a blanket too short. You pull it up and your toes rebel, you yank it down and shivers meander about your shoulder; but cheerful folks manage to draw their knees up and pass a very comfortable night.
Marion Howard
How many of our daydreams would darken into nightmares if there seemed any danger of their coming true.
Logan Pearsall Smith
When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
Samuel Johnson
This is the night to go to the theatre, like Abraham Lincoln.
John F. Kennedy, 28 October 1962, after receiving word from Khrushchev that he agreed on a plan to end the Cuban Missile Crisis
Eric Draven Jesus Christ Stop me if you heard this one Jesus Christ walks into a hotel. He hands the innkeeper three nails, and he asks... Can you put me up for the night.
Crow, The
There never was night that had no morn.
Dinah Mulock Craik
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
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
I want to live my life so that my nights are not full of regrets.
D. H. Lawrence
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
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
When I am, as it were, completely myself, entirely alone, and of good cheer - Say traveling in a carriage, or walking after a good meal, or during the night when I cannot sleep - It is on such occasions that my ideas flow best, and most abundantly. Whence and how they come, I know not, nor can I force them...
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Not snow, no, nor rain, nor heat, nor night keeps them from accomplishing their appointed courses with all speed.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
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
Every man has a right to a Saturday night bath.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Japanese Prove
Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight always try to be a little kinder than is necessary.
James Barrie
To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
Sir Walter Scott
Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling into at night. I miss you like hell.
Edna St. Vincent Millay, Letters, 1952
The great thing about television is that if something important happens anywhere in the world, day or night, you can always change the channel.
From "Taxi".
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
For the night was not impartial. No, the night loved some more than others, served some more than others.
Eudora Welty
True love is night jasmine, a diamond in darkenss, the heartbeat no cardiologist has ever heard. It is the most common of miracles, fashioned of fleecy clouds, a handful of stars tossed into the night sky.
Jim Bishop
Wait until it is night before saying that it has been a fine day.
French Prove
The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
Wallace Stevens
Do not go gentle into that good night.
Dylan Thomas