Quotations About / On: NIGHT

  • 1.
    Saturday night was for wives, but Friday night at the Copa was always for the girlfriends.
    (Nicholas Pileggi, U.S. screenwriter, and Martin Scorsese. Henry Hill (Ray Liotta), GoodFellas, voiceover as gangsters and girlfriends take in the show at the Copacabana (1990).)
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  • 2.
    NIGHT fosters sleep, when the body closes up shop and 'lies down to rest; ' night is the time to rest.
    (Walterrean Salley December 2006)
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  • 3.
    It's like the doctor was just telling me, "Delirium is a disease of the night." Good night.
    (Billy Wilder (b. 1906), Austrian-born U.S., and Charles Brackett (1892-1969), U.S. screenwriter. Bim (Frank Faylen), The Lost Weekend, to Don (Ray Milland), who is spending his first night in an alcoholic ward (1945).)
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  • 4.
    I dreamed night after night that everyone in the world was dead excepting myself, and that upon me rested the responsibility of making a wagon wheel.
    (Jane Addams (1860-1935), U.S. settlement house founder and social reformer. Twenty Years at Hull-House, ch. 2 (1910). Describing an experience that she had at age six, in her hometown of Cedarville, Illinois.)
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  • 5.
    I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does.
    (Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986), Argentinean author. "A New Refutation of Time," Labyrinths (1964).)
  • 6.
    For the wretched one night is like a thousand; for someone faring well death is just one more night.
    (Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Fragments, l. 377 (Nauplius).)
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  • 7.
    'There is nothing so long and utterly demoralizing as a sleepless night'.
    (M. Walker.Based on much personal experience in the past, but a better situation now.)
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  • 8.
    The stench of jealousy stinks by day and night...An M.G. Quote
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  • 9.
    This night full of jasmines I want to smell you.
    (Jasmine-full night and you)
    More quotations from: Bijay Kant Dubey
  • 10.
    Burquawalli, I named her Night Queen Flower.
    (In love with Burquawalli)
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