Sleep Quotes

Thomas jefferson, notes on the state of virginia - denouncing the evils of slavery - indeed, i tremble for my country when i reflect...
Rest is for the weary, sleep is for the dead.
Doctor Who

George gordon byron - death, so called, is a thing which makes men...
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
Clive Staples Lewis
Mary stewart - i reached for sleep and drew it round me like a...
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward.
Baltasar Gracian

Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.
Anthony Burgess
Why does no one confess his sins Because he is yet in them. It is for a man who has awoke from sleep to tell his dreams.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
Anatole France, The Red Lily, 1894, chapter 7
In the morning be first up, and in the evening last to go to bed, for they that sleep catch no fish.
English Prove
Now I see the secret of the making of the best persons. It is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
Walt Whitman, Song of the Open Road
Jerry I will not rest until I have you holding a Coke, wearing your own shoe, playing a Sega game *featuring you*, while singing your own song in a new commercial, *starring you*, broadcast during the Superbowl, in a game that you are winning, and I will not *sleep* until that happens.
Jerry Maguire
A dying man needs to dye, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless to resist.
Steward Alsop
Living next to you is in some ways like sleeping with an elephant. No matter how friendly and even - Tempered is the beast, if I can call it that, one is affected by every twitch and grunt. On relations with the US.
Pierre Elliott Trudeau
The only thing that comes from a sleeping man are dreams.
Tupac Amaru Shaku
The only thing that comes to a sleeping man are dreams.
Tupac Amaru Shaku
Death is a veil which those who live call life, Sleep and it is lifted.
Percy B. Shelley
Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
Albert Camus
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
Edgar Allan Poe
I have lived, tomorrow, I shall sleep in glory.
Georges Jacques Danton
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
Aeschylus
California is the only state in the union where you can fall asleep under a rose bush in full bloom and freeze to death.
William Claude Dunkenfield (W. C. Fields)
I am convinced that it is not the fear of death, of our lives ending that haunts our sleep so much as the fear... that as far as the world is concerned, we might as well never have lived.
Rabbi Harold Kushne
The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleepAnd miles to go before I sleep.
Robert Frost
Real programmers are those that can sleep in front of terminals... with their eyes opened.
RicS
For if that last day does not occasion an entire extinction, but a change of abode only, what can be more desirable And if it, on the other hand, destroys and absolutely puts an end to us, what can be preferable to having a deep sleep fall on us in the midst of the fatigues of life and, being thus overtaken, to sleep to eternity.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Sleep is lovely, death is better still, not to have been born is of course the miracle.
Heinrich Heine
Small children disturb your sleep, big children your life.
Yiddish Prove
When important decisions have to be taken, the natural anxiety to come to a right decision will often keep you awake. Nothing, however, is more conducive to healthful sleep than plenty of open air.
Sir John Lubbock
Meditation is not for him who eats too much, nor for him who eats not at all not for him who is over much addicted to sleep, nor for him who is always awake.
Bhagavad Gita
Yes, there is a Nirvanah; it is leading your sheep to a green pasture, and in putting your child to sleep, and in writing the last line of your poem.
Kahlil Gibran, Essay on Robert Frost, quoted in N. Y.. Times: Obit - Editorial, April 1982
Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them.
Edgar Allan Poe
People sleep peacably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
George Orwell
One may as well be asleep as to read for anything but to improve his mind and morals, and regulate his conduct.
Sterne
Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake and when we sleep.
John Milton
And yet, as angels in some brighter dreams Call to the soul when man doth sleep, So some strange thoughts transcend our wonted themes, And into glory peep.
Henry Vaughn
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
William Penn
Sleep after toil, port after stormy seas, ease after war, death after life does greatly please.
Edmund Spenser, 1590
Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.
Evan Davis
Sleep is the golden chain that ties health and our bodies together.
Thomas Dekke