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Sleep Quotes

Updated on February 3, 2011

Sleep Quotes and Sayings

The sleep quotes written below tells us that sleep is no ordinary subject and many famous people have said interesting and useful things about it like they have said about other important things like education etc. There were many more quotable quotes but I have selected only a few to quote over here.

No day is so bad it can't be fixed with a nap.
Carrie Snow

To achieve the impossible dream, try going to sleep.
Joan Klempner

People who say they sleep like a baby usually don't have one.
Leo J. Burke

I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
Mark Twain

Consciousness:  that annoying time between naps.
Author Unknown

Dreams are answers to questions we haven't yet figured out how to ask.

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying.  It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep.
Dale Carnegie

All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.
Elias Canetti

There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled.
Edward Lucas

Dreams are illustrations... from the book your soul is writing about you.
Marsha Norman

A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book.
Irish proverb

Some More Sleep Quotes

If people were meant to pop out of bed, we'd all sleep in toasters.
Author unknown

To sleep is an act of faith.
Barbara G. Harrison

Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep: And yet a third of Life is passed in sleep.
Lord Byron

A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
Charlotte Brontë

All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of them, when he is asleep, is in a world of his own.

Even where sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing.

We are not hypocrites in our sleep.
William Hazlitt

A light supper, a good night's sleep and a fine morning have often made a hero out of the same man, who, by indigestion, a restless night and a rainy morning would have proved a coward.
Lord Chesterfield

Sleep is like the unicorn - it is rumored to exist, but I doubt I will see any.

Perhaps I am a bear, or some hibernating animal underneath, for the instinct to be half asleep all winter is so strong in me.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.
Anthony Burgess

When I woke up this morning my girlfriend asked me, 'Did you sleep good?' I said 'No, I made a few mistakes.'
Steven Wright

I reached for sleep and drew it round me like a blanket muffling pain and thought together in the merciful dark.
Mary Stewart

Dawn: When men of reason go to bed.
Ambrose Bierce

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?
Ernest Hemingway

Insomnia is my greatest inspiration.
Jon Stewart

There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

If a man had as many ideas during the day as he does when he has insomnia, he'd make a fortune.
Griff Niblack

Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
Albert Camus

It's useless to play lullabies for those who cannot sleep.
John Cage

Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
William Blake

Better to sleep with a sober cannibal than a drunken Christian.
Herman Melville

Actually I ran away from school when I was 13. No one could find me, and the police were called. I was just hiding in a little thicket of grass at my school, and went to sleep.
Zhang Ziyi

Sleep is an excellent way of listening to an opera.
James Stephens

You know, that's the only good thing about divorce; you get to sleep with your mother.
Clare Boothe Luce

I was unable to sleep and I would stay up and draw these little cartoons. Then a friend showed them around. Before I knew it I was a cartoonist.
Lynda Barry

So, what do you think of these quotes? Tell others by commenting below...!


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      Susan Britton 5 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      There was some research that went into this -it is a good idea to write about and I enjoyed some of the Quotes-good job

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      Ultimate Hubber 7 years ago

      Nicomp, LOL!! :)

      Pink, thanks!! :)

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      Sarah Carlsley 7 years ago from Minnesota

      lol these are too cute. Great hub :)

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      nicomp really 7 years ago from Ohio, USA

      I slept like a baby: I woke up and cried every 2 hours.