Quotation Explorer - 'Sleeping'

Public display of mourning is no longer made by people of fashion, although some flashier kinds of widows may insist on sleeping with only black men during the first year after the death.
If they tell you that she died of sleeping pills you must know that she died of a wasting grief, of a slow bleeding at the soul. - Clifford Odets
Time is like a thief in the night. Don't be caught sleeping on it; One day you'll wake up and everything is gone. - Andrea L'Artiste
No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. I have known mothers who remake the bed after their children do it because there is wrinkle in the spread or the blanket is on crooked. This is sick. - Erma Bombeck
Sleeping is the most common attempt to temporarily escape reality. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Sleeping was her latest discovery. 'It's so wonderful. One simply shuts one's eyes, that's all. It's so delicious. - Katherine Mansfield
True monsters are not those lurking under the bed, but the ones sleeping in it. - Silje Akselberg Iversen
The best was created without sleeping and drinking coca-cola. For what am I talking?For the Future of the computers check out the beginning then check out the "now". - Deyth Banger
It's hard to wake up when you don't know you're sleeping. - Walter E. Jacobson, M.D.
I like the posture, but not the yoga. I like the inebriated morning, but not the opium. I like the flower but not the garden, the moment but not the dream. Quiet, my love. Be still. I am sleeping. - Roman Payne
...he spent whole days and nights over his books; and thus with little sleeping and much reading his brains dried up to such a degree that he lost the use of his reason. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Never underestimate a warrior; the lion in him may be sleeping, but that does not mean he’s dead. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To modernize their sleeping habits, [Peter the Great] declared, 'Ladies and gentlemen of the court caught sleeping with their boots on will be instantly decapitated. - Bob Massie
All this fuss about sleeping together. For physical pleasure I'd sooner go to my dentist any day. - Evelyn Waugh
To be always intending to make a new and better life but never to find time to set about it is as to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to the next until you're dead. - Og Mandino
I felt torn Between living and dying Between sleeping and surviving. - Stacy Morris
Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind. - Miguel de Cervantes.
Sleeping is not a loss of consciousness, but it is a temporary loss of integration of awareness. - Debasish Mridha
Wake up people, you are sleeping your life away! - Monika Zands
A non-religious prison when awaken would make others sleep. Therefore his sleeping is good. A religious person when awaken will awaken others. Therefore his awakening is good. - Lord Mahavira
I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.
My grandma said to me, Lailah; ‘You laugh while sleeping - Lailah Gifty Akita
Sleeping is nice. You forget about everything for a little while. - H.k Ruman
Stop sleeping, Get to work! You will have much time to sleep when you die. - Michael Bassey Johnson
If you stop dreaming, you're just sleeping.
I'm dreaming of sleeping next to you and feeling like a lost little boy in a brand new town I'm counting my sheep and each one that passes is another dream to ashes And they all fall down.- Sleeping to Dream - Jason Mraz
The person you are sleeping with signifies the value upon which you have for yourself. You are attracted to who echoes your deepest thoughts of yourself - Bridget English
In my dreams I am sleepingI am sleeping in my dreamsI wish to dream in my sleepJust wish to dream in my sleep. - Munia Khan
Personally, I like to sleep. And I intend to appropriately confine myself more and more to my living quarters and pass my life away sleeping. - Tsunetomo Yamamoto
Dream mean ,not sleeping and feel,dream is like you cant sleep untill fulfill - MANNA
Do not fear death, fear sleeping without waking up instead. - ABC
Some ghosts or felt presences may simply be the essence of another living person projected outward while sleeping. - Doug Dillon
If you are sleeping that time when you should not sleep!you should sleep forever because you are hopeless - Laxmikant
Some experiences are so wonderful, we are like those who dreamed experiencing it. Yet some are beyond amazing when compared to our best experiences we are as though we had been sleeping all the while. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
The grey of a bitter, starved-looking morning. The town like a mortally wounded creature, torn by shells, gashed open by bombs. Dead streets - streets of death - death in streets and their houses; yet people still able to sleep and still sleeping. - Radclyffe Hall
There are worse things than looking stupid. Sleeping through life is one of them. - Laura Preble
A non-religious person when awaken would make others sleep. Therefore his sleeping is good. A religious person when awaken will awaken others. Therefore his awakening is good. - Lord Mahavira
I feel like I'm sleeping when I'm awake, and really living when I'm asleep. - Michael J. White
Its weird how i dream things that are worth writing.Its like God is writing them into my mind while i am sleeping and the moment i woke up i know i have to write what i dreamt - Tebogo Phakedi
All that really matters isto feel alive, if only for a single moment –to feel in Intense Sensationthat our existence is not an endless repetitionof sleeping, eating, drinking, and dressing. - Pietros Maneos
Staying with detractors is like sleeping in a room located just behind the public toilet. You will never feel comfortable until you relocate. - Israelmore Ayivor
REVEILLE, n. A signal to sleeping soldiers to dream of battlefields no more, but get up and have their blue noses counted. In the American army it is ingeniously called "rev-e-lee," and to that pronunciation our countrymen have pledged their lives, their misfortunes and their sacred dishonor. - Ambrose Bierce
One hasn't become a writer until one has distilled writing intoa habit, and that habit has been forced into an obsession.Writing has to be an obsession. It has to be something as organic,physiological and psychological as speaking or sleeping or eating. - Niyi Osundare
Men don’t realize that if we’re sleeping with them on the first date, we’re probably not interested in seeing them again either. - Chelsea Handler
Beds ain't for sleeping, and clothes ain't for bed. - treeguy39040
Guys are busy making major moves while we are sleeping. - Cyc Jouzy
Carved deep into my veins but didn't bleedOverdosed on sleeping pills but didn't sleepWhen your heart is heavy, it gets increasingly harder to breatheClearly there's a GodBut why has he forsaken me? - Nomzamo Nhlumayo
I'm going to find whoever is responsible for me sleeping out side with outside without pillows and kick them in the shins!-Enna - Shannon Hale
The little dove, in her nest, in my kitchen window, still awake, all scared, waiting for the storm to pass and we humans are sleeping peacefully, believing that our concrete houses will save us... - Nauman Khan
The house fills with the particular atmosphere that accompanies peacefully sleeping children: a rich narcotic silence that creeps down the stairs and twines itself around the table legs. - Harriet Lane
I sighed immersed in a sleeping sea. A ripple that turned into waves and then storm, stirring and blending our troubled waters - Luca Ferrarini
Never waste any time you can spend sleeping. - Frank H. Knight
I didn’t want to dream of you anymore, so I quit sleeping. - Efdal Korkmaz
I have a picture of the Pont Neuf on a wall in my apartment, but i know that Paris is really on the closet shelf, in the box next to the sleeping bag, with the rest of my diaries. - Thomas Mallon
I don’t see it as my role to save or rescue anybody any more than regular people feel the need to rescue each other from sleeping and dreaming. - Jed McKenna
Perversion is a sleeping monster; art is a fanning mistress. Art serves the perversion that is deep and often dormant within human beings. - Thiruman Archunan
Don't consider my kindness as my weakness, the beast in me is sleeping not dead. - Moosa Rahat
Writers don’t get time off. Every moment - waking or sleeping - a writer is working, observing, thinking and creating. - Graeme Roberts
‎I was satisfied with haiku until I met you, jar of octopus, cuckoo's cry, 5-7-5, but now I want a russian novel, a 50-page description of you sleeping, another 75 of what you think staring at your window. - Dean Young
Two things I can't stand - sitting and sleeping. - J.R. Rim
Because at nightwhen others are sleeping, I drown myself in poetry. - Kamand Kojouri
The person you are sleeping with signifies the value upon which you have for yourself. You are attracted to who reflects your deepest vision of yourself - Bridget English
Huge biceps are an unattractive-uneducated-underpaid man's last attempt to be seen as worthy of dating, or, sleeping with. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I am poppies in the fieldRed and cold I am sleeping alone and I am lightI am lightI am light - Bella Betina
Young people are moving away from feeling guilty about sleeping with somebody to feeling guilty if they are *not* sleeping with someone. - Margaret Mead
R.I.P.Tom Conlon O'Rourke.Not Dead, just Sleeping. - Spike Milligan
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting. - Mark Twain
To a blind man, pawn shop and porn shop are one. To an unintelligent man, oversleeping and sleeping over are opposites. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
No wonder Sleeping Beauty looked so good...she took long naps, never got old, and didn't have to do anything but snore to get her Prince Charming. - Olive Green
Never give up on your dreams. Keep sleeping - Michael Clifford
Beds aren't for sleeping, and clothes aren't for bed. - John L. Neidigh
The only thing that comes to a sleeping man are dreams. - Tupac Shakur
The boss is never your friend, even if you're sleeping with him. - Jacob M. Appel
That night I didn’t say anything. I just watched you leave and in the end, I just stayed sleeping awake. Somewhere between a sweet dream and a beautiful nightmare, hoping one day you’d return to rid me of the demons you left behind. - Robert M. Drake
If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito. - Dalai Lama XIV
A stirring dwarf we do allowance give before a sleeping giant. - William Shakespeare
I do not understand the capricious lewdness of a sleeping mind. - John Cheever
The best sleep imaginable is sleeping in your dreams - Dean Cavanagh
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