Quotations About / On: SLEEP
Life itself is a bubble and a skepticism, and a sleep within sleep.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Experience," Essays, Second Series (1844).)
Sleep, ignorant of pain, sleep, ignorant of grief, may you come to us blowing softly, kindly, kindly come king.
(Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Philoctetes, l. 827.)
Cigarette: First it thrills, then it ills, then it's just ‘lls': Lullaby long sleep'
The world can't sleep without words.
(To my students)
Some use it for sleeping, though it is called the waiting room and miss the train.
(Prasanna Mishra, born 1942, from India. He is a former civil servant; a social activist and a columnist.)
Insomnia is when night-sleep scatters, instead of uniting for the cause.
CURIOSITY not only arouses from sleep, but it keeps one from ever going to bed.
Take her in and, take care of her; because, she has nowhere to sleep.
The happiest people among us are those who can sleep when they want to...
Sleep deep with love and, know your ways with the muse of the laws.
(Love and life.)