Quotes by sleeping

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  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    The sleeping fox catches no poultry.
  • Pedro Calderón de la Barca
    Pedro Calderón de la Barca
    dramatist, poet and writer 1600-1681
    Pedro Calderón de la Barca
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    These flowers, which were splendid and sprightly, waking in the dawn of the morning, in the evening will be a pitiful frivolity, sleeping in the cold night's arms.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
    Buddha
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    A woman of the world is anxious to exhibit her form and shape, whether walking, standing, sitting, or sleeping. Even when represented as a picture, she desires to captivate with the charms of her beauty and, thus, to rob men of their steadfast heart.
  • Evelyn Waugh
    Evelyn Waugh
    British novelist 1903-1966
    Evelyn Waugh
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    All this fuss about sleeping together. For physical pleasure I'd sooner go to my dentist any day.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
    Bill Cosby
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    Every closed eye is not sleeping, and every open eye is not seeing.
  • Butch Trucks
    Butch Trucks
    American musician 1947-2017
    Butch Trucks
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    For a long time, our only mode of travel was an Econoline van. Eleven of us, with nine sleeping in the back on two mattresses.
  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard
    American actress and filmmaker 1981-
    Bryce Dallas Howard
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    For me, breastfeeding was even more painful than giving birth. And despite a lactation consultant, I felt incompetent. I forged on, barely sleeping, always either breastfeeding or pumping and never getting the hang of it.
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Lyndon B. Johnson
    American president 1908-173
    Lyndon B. Johnson
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    For this is what America is all about. It is the uncrossed desert and the unclimbed ridge. It is the star that is not reached and the harvest that is sleeping in the unplowed ground.
  • Søren Kierkegaard
    Søren Kierkegaard
    Danish philosopher 1813-1855
    Søren Kierkegaard
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    I divide my time as follows: half the time I sleep, the other half I dream. I never dream when I sleep, for that would be a pity, for sleeping is the highest accomplishment of genius.
  • John Cheever
    John Cheever
    American writer 1912-1982
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    I do not understand the capricious lewdness of the sleeping mind.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
  • Ann Patchett
    Ann Patchett
    American author 1963-
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    I was very influenced by The Magic Mountain. It's a book that had a huge impact on me. I loved that as a shape for a novel: put a bunch of people in a beautiful place, give them all tuberculosis, make them all stay in a fur sleeping bag for several years and see what happens.
  • Barbara McClintock
    Barbara McClintock
    American scientist and cytogeneticist 1902-1992
    Barbara McClintock
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    I've just been so interested in what I was doing [genetic research] that I never thought of stopping, and I just hated sleeping. I can't imagine having a better life.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    If you go out on the Appalachian Trail, you have to bring so much more equipment - a tent, sleeping bag - but if you go hiking in England, or Europe, generally, towns and villages are near enough together at the end of the day you can always go to a nice little inn and have a hot bath and something to drink.
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