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A few hours of mountain climbing turn a villain and a saint into two rather equal creature. Exhaustion is the shortest way to equality and fraternity, and liberty is added eventually by sleep.
-- Friedrich Nietzsche
A professor is one who talks in someone else's sleep.
-- W.H. Auden
Anyone can escape into sleep, we are all geniuses when we dream, the butcher's the poet's equal there.
-- E.M. Cioran
Behind every advance of the human race is a germ of creation growing in the mind of some lone individual, an individual whose dreams waken him in the night while other contentedly sleeps.
Certain scientists are working on a new scheme to abolish sleep. The new baby has beaten them to it.
Conscience is like a baby. It has to go to sleep before you can.
Death is when eternity becomes a single dreamless nights sleep.
Do you realize how many mistakes you'd make if you didn't sleep a third of your day?
Every closed eye is not sleeping; and every open eye is not seeing.
For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast, and breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'd; and the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill, and their hearts but once heaved, and for ever grew still!
-- Lord Byron
Good communications is as stimulating as black coffee and just as hard to sleep after.
-- Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
-- Mark Twain
He who sleeps late has short days.
Hospital is a place where they wake you up to give you a sleeping pill.
I want to die in my sleep like my grandfather, not screaming and yelling like the passengers in his car.
If you can't sleep, don't count sheep. Talk to the shepherd.
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
If you think that something small cannot make a difference, try going to sleep with a mosquito in the room.
If you want your spouse to listen and pay strict attention to every word you say, talk in your sleep.
If you will regret it in the morning, sleep till noon.
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