From the movie Fight Club The best cure for insomnia is a Monday morning. Whose laws do we live by? A reward for all that hard work. But if in the first sleep, or near midnight, while the soul was as yet clouded and drowned in libations, they, being wise, refused to give any interpretation. In total, we spend around 25 years of our life asleep. ~ Wilson Mizener Even thus last night, and two nights more I lay, And could not win thee, Sleep, by any stealth: So do not let me wear to-night away. Jackson: Right, you wouldn't, like, sleep with her.
Priestley did, that consciousness continues after disembodiment or death, not forever, but for a long while. ~Terri Guillemets Fantastic dreams amuse my brain, And waft my spirit home again: Though captive all day long, 'tis true, At night I am as free as you. It is not the possession of our being. I can see I've got blue eyes and don't look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame but I can't understand the fuss. Please sign up on the form below to receive my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email. ~ Evelyn Waugh I was so obsessed by this problem that I was thinking about it all the time — when I woke up in the morning, when I went to sleep at night — and that went on for eight years.
~John Steinbeck Nothing cures insomnia like the realization that it's time to get up. Now we barely have any left. That vagina of yours is pure gold, lover. ~Karl Kraus, translated from German by Harry Zohn Sometimes I sit up late with my thoughts, reluctant to fall asleep and leave my thoughts alone by themselves. ~ Homer For sleep, one needs endless depths of blackness to sink into; daylight is too shallow, it will not cover one. ~ Jessamyn West Quotes for Better Sleep Just as people have always had difficulty sleeping, there have always been people willing to chip in with advice on how you can get better sleep.
~Elias Canetti Dreams are only thoughts you didn't have time to think about during the day. Don King Sleep is when all the unsorted stuff comes flying out as from a dustbin upset in a high wind. Some love it, others hate it. It covers a man all over, thoughts and all, like a cloak; it is meat for the hungry, drink for the thirsty, heat for the cold, and cold for the hot. A bureaucracy breaks the complexity down into a series of interlocking systems. Elbert Hubbard ————— If you have any recommended quotations, please let us know via the contact page.
Some people value sleep a nourishing gap in their reality. ~ Marie de Rabutin-Chantal Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after. Then I'd wake up and they'd be gone. ~ Dalai Lama I count it as a certainty that in paradise, everyone naps. Sir William Penn Sleeping is not time wasting.
Edgar Watson Howe Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day. Sleep — the most beautiful experience in life — except drink. We sleeping wake, and waking sleep. Benjamin Franklin I'm not asleep. I love doing things until I hit rock bottom. Most everything we do is habitual. ~Anne Morrow Lindbergh Cut if you will with sleep's dull knife The years from off your life, my friend! It was only in the morning, after awaking and happily falling off into a second sleep, that he enjoyed the peace and repose of both body and soul, which usually characterized his rest.
Without you, I am your dream, only that, and that is all. I don't know if anyone has ever pointed out that great attraction of insomnia before, but it is so; the night seems to release a little more of our vast backward inheritance of instincts and feelings; as with the dawn, a little honey is allowed to ooze between the lips of the sandwich, a little of the stuff of dreams to drip into the waking mind. ~Louis de Bernières A nightmare is only a dream that hits turbulence. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile. Thank You, - Jonathan Lockwood Huie Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.
~Terri Guillemets Dreams say what they mean, but they don't say it in daytime language. Each email contains an unsubscribe link. Brite Sleeplessness is a desert without vegetation or inhabitants. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn. Homer Not being able to sleep is terrible.