Night Quotes

Logan pearsall smith, afterthoughts (1931)
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

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
Leonard bernstein - a liberal is a man or a woman or a child who...
With the fearful strain that is on me night and day, if I did not laugh I should die.
Abraham Lincoln
The family is a court of justice which never shuts down for night or day.
Malcolm De Chazal

The tradition of all the dead generations weighs like a nightmare on the brain of the living.
Karl Marx, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte (by Karl Marx)
Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime and too sleepy to worry at night.
Unknown
We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.
George Orwell
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
Weather forecast for tonight dark.
George Carlin
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
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
Wait until it is night before saying that it has been a fine day.
French Prove
Not snow, no, nor rain, nor heat, nor night keeps them from accomplishing their appointed courses with all speed.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus
Dicky barrett - if it was an overnight success, it was one long,...
Tis the witching hour of night, Orbed is the moon and bright, And the stars they glisten, glisten, Seeming with bright eyes to listen For what listen they.
John Keats
History is a nightmare from which we are trying to awaken.
James Joyce
My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can.
Cary Grant
The gates of Hell are open night and day Smooth the descent, and easy is the way But, to return, and view the cheerful skies In this, the task and mighty labor lies.
John Dryden
To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
Sir Walter Scott