A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.
- Irish Proverb
People who say they sleep like a baby usually don’t have one.
- Leo J. Burke
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterwards.
- Baltasar Gracian
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.
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
Don’t try to solve serious matters in the middle of the night.
- Philip K. Dick
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
To sleep is an act of faith.
Problems always look smaller after a warm meal and a good night’s sleep.
A sleepless night is as long as a year.
Oh sleep! It is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Even were sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing.
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
- Mark Twain
Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep.
- Albert Camus
A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.
- Charlotte Bronte
We are not hypocrites in our sleep.
- William Hazlitt
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.
I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I’m awake, you know?
- Ernest Hemingway
Laugh and the world laughs with you. Snore and you sleep alone.
- Anthony Burgess
Six hours for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool.
- English Proverb
Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake and when we sleep.
- John Milton
Sleep, that deplorable curtailment of the joy of life.
- Virginia Woolf
The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night’s sleep.
- E. Joseph Cossman
For sleep, one needs endless depths of blackness to sink into; daylight is too shallow, it will not cover one.
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh
No day is so bad it can’t be fixed with a nap.
- Carrie P. Snow