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    sleep Quotes

    When I'm alone, I can sleep crossways in bed without an argument.
    — Zsa Zsa Gabor
    tags: sleep  alone 
    I can never understand why I should eat at one or sleep at eleven, if it is, as it often is, my one and my eleven and nobody else's. For, as between the clock and me alone, one and eleven and all other o'clocks are mine and I am not theirs. But I have known men and women living in hotels who would interrupt a sunset to go to dine, or wave away the stars in their courses to go to sleep, merely because the hour had struck.
    — Zona Gale
    tags: men  women  living  sleep  star  alone  interrupt 
    I am preparing myself for death. When I go to sleep, I try to keep myself smiling. So that when I die, I have a smile on my lips. I want an electric cremation. I don't want any poems or fuss after that. And for heaven's sake, don't bring back my ashes. Flush them down the toilet if the crematorium refuses to keep them. If they tell you that I am dead, I want you to give a big laugh.
    — Zohra Sehgal
    tags: death  sleep  smile  die  poem  heaven  toilet 
    We are born from a quiet sleep, and we die to a calm awakening
    — Zhuangzi
    tags: sleep  awakening  die 
    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
    tags: sleep  school 
    Grief is illness. You cannot breathe; you cannot walk or eat or sleep. The sickness is entire, the body and the spirit.
    — Zelda Popkin
    tags: grief  sleep  illness  body  spirit 
    It's terrible to allow conventional habits to gain a hold on a whole household; to eat, sleep and live by clock ticks.
    — Zelda Fitzgerald
    tags: live  sleep 
    I can't read or sleep. Without hope or youth or money I sit constantly wishing I were dead.
    — Zelda Fitzgerald
    tags: youth  sleep  read  hope  money 
    I take a sun bath and listen to the hours, formulating, and disintegrating under the pines, and smell the resiny hardihood of the high noon hours. The world is lost in a blue haze of distances, and the immediate sleeps in a thin and finite sun.
    — Zelda Fitzgerald
    tags: world  sleep  lost 
    The pig is the most shameless animal on the face of the earth. It is the only animal that invites its friends to have sex with its mate. In America, most people consume pork. Many times after dance parties, they have swapping of wives; many say 'you sleep with my wife and I will sleep with your wife.' If you eat pigs then you behave like pigs.
    — Zakir Naik
    When you are overworked and exhausted, there is a sense of kind of delirium and that's why I think architects do all-nighters and they kind of do those deadlines. For four days I remember doing four nights in one row with no sleep. I mean nobody, unless you are crazy, would do that, but you are totally focused on the project.
    — Zaha Hadid
    tags: sleep  night  crazy 
    You save 15 more minutes of sleep if you are a man and you don't have to shave.
    — Zach Galifianakis
    tags: men  sleep 
    You don't need an alarm clock when you sleep with 20 models a night, one of those broads'll figure out that they better make breakfast in bed or I'll kill all of them.
    — Zach Braff
    tags: sleep  night  breakfast 
    What was life has crumbled. What was form, now falls away. Mortal chains unbind and the soul s free. May you find your way to the ancestors. May you find your path to the gods. May your bravery and courage be remembers in song and story, May your parents be proud, and ma our children carry your birthright. Sleep, and wander no more.
    — Yasmine Galenorn
    Some people may complicate it for you, but the formula is simple: Love God more than anything else. More than your ego. More than your money. More than your desires...More than your sleep at dawn. Love God more than anything else, and submission comes natural. Love God more than anything else, and all goodness will follow.
    — Yasmin Mogahed
    tags: people  sleep  ego  goodness  god  money 
    Fight against your ego with the four swords of training: eat little, sleep little, speak little, and be patient when people harm you... Then the ego will walk the paths of obedience, like a fleeing horseman in the field of battle.
    — Yahya ibn Mu'adh al-Razi
    tags: people  sleep  ego  fight  battle  path 
    I have had the accomplishment of something like this at heart ever since I was a boy.... So I feel tonight like the man who is lodging happily in the inn which lies half way along the journey and that in time, with a fresh impulse, we shall go the rest of the journey and sleep at the journey's end like men with a quiet conscience.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    tags: time  men  heart  journey  lies  sleep  conscience  boys 
    Today, supremely, it behooves us to remember that a nation shall be saved by the power that sleeps in its own bosom; or by none; shall be renewed in hope, in confidence, in strength by waters welling up from its own sweet, perennial springs. Not from above; not by patronage of its aristocrats. The flower does not bear the root, but the root the flower.
    — Woodrow Wilson
    When I feel well and in a good humour, or when I am taking a drive or walking after a good meal, or in the night when I cannot sleep, thoughts crowd into my mind as easily as my mind might wish.
    — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    tags: humour  thoughts  sleep  night  wishes  mind 
    There are 49 guys that got bored to sleep on my record, so they got knocked out by it.
    — Wladimir Klitschko
    tags: sleep 
    Do what you want, if it is something you did regret the next day, sleep in late.
    — Wiz Khalifa
    tags: regret  sleep 
    I sleep on my stomach with my head under a bunch of pillows so if someone wants to come in and try to kill me they can't tell if I'm there or not, so they'll just leave.
    — Wiz Khalifa
    tags: sleep 
    The Baptist found him far too deep; The Deist sighed with saving sorrow; And the lean Levite went to sleep, And dreamed of tasting pork to-morrow.
    — Winthrop Mackworth Praed
    tags: sleep 
    A little flattery, like a warm bath and soft towel, will let you get along with yourself, lie down with yourself, and sleep.
    — Willis Regier
    tags: lies  sleep 
    Hunger, revenge, to sleep are petty foes, But only death the jealous eyes can close.
    — William Wycherley
    tags: death  sleep  revenge  eyes  hunger 
    As for the system of the Commune, which makes it impossible for a man to rise or fall, it is merely the old caste system revived; if it could be put into force, all industry would be disheartened, emulation would cease, and mankind would go to sleep.
    — William Winwood Reade
    tags: men  sleep  mankind  impossible 
    Passion is power, And, kindly tempered, saves. All things declare Struggle hath deeper peace than sleep can bring.
    — William Vaughn Moody
    tags: peace  power  sleep  struggle  passion 
    It is the great inspector, with a myriad eyes, who never sleeps, and whose daily reports are submitted, not to a functionary or department, but to the whole people.
    — William Thomas Stead
    tags: people  sleep  eyes 
    The mornings themselves were becoming bad now as I wandered about lethargic, following my synthetic sleep, but afternoons were still the worst, beginning at about three o'clock, when I'd feel the horror, like some poisonous fog bank roll in upon my mind, forcing me into bed.
    — William Styron
    tags: horror  sleep  bad  mind 
    My banks they are furnish'd with bees, Whose murmur invites one to sleep.
    — William Shenstone
    tags: sleep 
    Never buy anything that eats while you sleep.
    — William Shatner
    tags: sleep 
    Let women figure out why they won't sleep with you. Don't do their work for them.
    — William Shatner
    tags: work  women  sleep 
    On parent knees, a naked new-born child, Weeping thou sat'st while all around thee smiled; So live, that sinking in thy last long sleep, Calm thou mayst smile, while all around thee weep.
    — William Scott, 1st Baron Stowell
    tags: children  live  sleep  smile  child  parent 
    The great majority gave no signs one way or the other; like birth, their death was a sleep and a forgetting.
    — William Osler
    tags: death  sleep  birth  majority 
    When man ventures into the wilderness, climbs the ridges, and sleeps in the forest, he comes in close communion with his Creator. When man pits himself against the mountain, he taps inner springs of his strength. He comes to know himself.
    — William O. Douglas
    tags: men  sleep  strength 
    Today begins my walk with you. Where you go, I go. Where you stay, I stay. When you sleep, I will sleep. When you rise, I will rise. I will pass my days within the sound of your voice, and my nights within the reach of your hand. And none shall come between us. - Manth Vow
    — William Nicholson
    tags: sleep  night 
    Night by night I will lie down and sleep in the thought of God, and in the thought, too, that my waking may be in the bosom of the Father; and some time it will be, so I trust.
    — William Mountford
    tags: time  thoughts  trust  lies  sleep  night  god 
    For me, the creative process, first of all, requires a good nine hours of sleep a night. Second, it must not be pushed by the need to produce practical applications.
    — William Lipscomb
    tags: sleep  night  process  creative 
    Your skin and hair feel good, you sleep better and you start feeling so much better about yourself when you start eating properly.
    — William Katt
    tags: sleep 
    I went to sleep dreaming of Malawi, and all the things made possible when your dreams are powered by your heart.
    — William Kamkwamba
    tags: heart  sleep  dreaming  dreams 
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