Sleep Quotes, Sayings about sleeping - Page 3
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
A sleepless night is as long as a year.
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterwards.
- Baltasar Gracian
Oh sleep! It is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
People who say life is a bed of roses usually complain about sleeping in thorns.
Even were sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing.
The good people sleep much better at night than the bad people. Of course, the bad people enjoy the waking hours much more.
- Woody Allen
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
- Mark Twain
Don’t try to solve serious matters in the middle of the night.
- Philip K. Dick
A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
- Charlotte Bronte
He who sleeps half a day has won half a life.
- Karl Kraus
Life is something that happens when you can’t get to sleep.
- Fran Lebowitz
To achieve the impossible dream, try going to sleep.
- Joan Klempner
Laugh and the world laughs with you. Snore and you sleep alone.
- Anthony Burgess
A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.
- Irish Proverb
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
- Marilyn Monroe
Someone told me sleep was the cousin of death and followin’ the dollar finds nothin’ but stress.
- Mac Miller
Sleep is good, he said, And books are better.
- George R.R. Martin
Eat little, sleep sound.
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
- George Gordon Byron
Two things I dislike about my granddaughter when she won’t take her afternoon nap, and when she won’t let me take mine.
- Gene Perret