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.
    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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  • 3.
    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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  • 4.
    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).)
  • 5.
    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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  • 6.
    'The fear and dread of possibly getting insomnia keeps me up at night.'
    (Robert Eichelberg)
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  • 7.
    Insomnia is when night-sleep scatters, instead of uniting for the cause.
    (Walterrean Salley February 2007)
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  • 8.
    My future is so bright I wear sunglasses at night.
    (Danny the Dreamer Boyd, Random Quotes,07/27/2014.)
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  • 9.
    sweet mornings never last long, bitter nights must fall
    (make haste)
    More quotations from: Ekwebelem Chidiebere
  • 10.
    Rising without a father is like sleeping without night.
    (Based on the knowledge and thoughts of the poet.)
    More quotations from: Eljess Rey Cadiz
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