Six hours' sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool.— Napoleon Bonaparte
Provocative Good Night quotations
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.
The darker the night, the brighter the stars, The deeper the grief, the closer is God!
How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon.
December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?
Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks differently.
Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.
Dear Mama, don't cry, your baby boy's doin' good, Tell the homies I'm in heaven, and they ain't got hoods. Seen a show with Marvin Gaye last night, it had me shook, Drippin' peppermint Schnapps, with Jackie Wilson, and Sam Cooke.
We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason, if we dig deep in our history and our doctrine, and remember that we are not descended from fearful men ... We proclaim ourselves, as indeed we are, the defenders of freedom, wherever it continues to exist in the world, but we cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
I’m not good-looking. I used to be, but not anymore. Not like Robert Taylor. What I have got is I have character in my face. It’s taken an awful lot of late nights and drinking to put it there. When I go to work in a picture, I say, ‘Don’t take the lines out of my face. Leave them there.’
Do not go gently into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.
We have thousands of opportunities every day to be grateful: for having good weather, to have slept well last night, to be able to get up, to be healthy, to have enough to eat. ... There's opportunity upon opportunity to be grateful; that's what life is.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty.
We must remember always that accusation is not proof and that conviction depends upon evidence and due process of law. We will not walk in fear, one of another.
Life always offers you a second chance. is called tomorrow.
Only those who are asleep make no mistakes.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
All good things must come to an end.
When I am traveling in a carriage, or walking after a good meal, or during the night when I cannot sleep; it is on such occasions that ideas flow best and most abundantly.
When I am...traveling in a carriage, or walking after a good meal, or during the night when I cannot sleep; it is on such occasions that ideas flow best and most abundantly.
Whatever is good for you soul, do that.
Sleep is like the unicorn - it is rumored to exist, but I doubt I will see any
We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty.
Good night, and good luck.
Try no to resist the changes that come in your way. Instead, let life live through you. And do not worry that your life is turning upside down. How do you know that the side you are used to is better than the one to come? How Rumi Can Change Your Life?
I like the night. Without the dark, we'd never see the stars.
Misanthropes have some admirable if paradoxical virtues.
It is no exaggeration to say that we are among the nicest people you are likely to meet. Because good manners build sturdy walls, our distaste for intimacy makes us exceedingly cordial "ships that pass in the night." As long as you remain a stranger we will be your friend forever.
How did it get so late so soon?
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
I did a lot of things that I regretted and I certainly paid for my mistakes.
You have to go and ask for forgiveness and it wasn't until I really started doing good and doing right, by other people as well as myself, that I really started to feel that guilt go away. So I don't have a problem going to sleep at night.
Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said: By his good character a believer will attain the degree of one who prays during the night and fasts during the day.
A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Man must behave like a lighthouse; he must shine day and night for the goodness of everyman.
Tomorrow night is nothing but one long sleepless wrestle with yesterday's omissions and regrets.
To all, to each, a fair good-night, and pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
Every may not be good, but there's something good in every day.
Music is love, love is music, music is life, and I love my life. Thank you and good night.
We don't live alone. We are members of one body. We are responsible for each other. And I tell you that the time will soon come when if men will not learn that lesson, then they will be taught it in fire and blood and anguish. Good night.
Religion is very easy and whoever overburdens himself in his religion will not be able to continue in that way. So you should not be extremists, but try to be near to perfection and receive the good tidings that you will be rewarded; and gain strength by worshipping in the mornings, the nights.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.
The world is a den of thieves, and night is falling.
Evil breaks its chains and runs through the world like a mad dog. The poison affects us all. No one escapes. Therefore let us be happy while we are happy. Let us be kind, generous, affectionate and good. It is necessary and not at all shameful to take pleasure in the little world.
I just want to say, good night, sweet prince, may flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.
The good shine from afar Like the snowy Himalayas.
The bad don't appear Even when near, Like arrows shot into the night.
Every night when I go to bed, I hope that I may never wake again, and every morning renews my grief.
I cannot improve on those spoken for many years by a true legend who preceded me at CBS News. He would say, simply, 'good night, and good luck.'