If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep.— Dale Carnegie
Unexpected Lack Of Sleep quotations
Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.
Mother, when your children are irritable, do not make them more so by scolding and fault-finding, but correct their irritability by good nature and mirthfulness. Irritability comes from errors in food, bad air, too little sleep, a necessity for change of scene and surroundings; from confinement in close rooms, and lack of sunshine.
At first, I could lie about my lack of sleep and she'd fall for it, but she started suspecting insomnia when I began seeing purple elephants in the air vents at the office. I knew I shouldn't have asked her about them. I thought maybe she'd redecorated.
A tiger doesn't lose sleep over the opinion of sheep.
You only ever experience two emotions: euphoria and terror.
And I find that lack of sleep enhances them both.
You lack the season of all natures, sleep.
The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest.
Dream... but don't sleep.
You can manage 50 people through the strength of your personality and lack of sleep. You can touch them all in a week and make sure they're all pointed in the right direction.
Sleep is just a symptom of caffeine lack
A lack of restful sleep disrupts the body's innate balance, weakens our immune system, and speeds up the aging process.
It's hard to sleep when your heart is at war with your mind.
Even though conditions such as lack of sleep, insufficient food and various mental stresses may suggest that the inmates were bound to react in certain ways, in the final analysis it becomes clear that the sort of person the prisoner became was the result of an inner decision, and not the result of camp influences alone.
I don't think you're as capable of handling lack of sleep or whatever challenges you throw at your body as you get older. However, I never missed a day of work.
Obviously, I'm suffering from lack of sleep, but it truly is a blessing to be a mother.
The best thing in life are free.
Lack of sleep makes me less productive. I need a good seven or eight hours a night.
So, sleep deprivation, and sometimes an insomnia, which is a little bit of a different form, but just getting a lack of sleep, can lead to a number of different decrements.
Finally one arrives at this: the state of sleep has an ambiguous function;
in sleep, the lack of contact with the culture brings out the worst and also the best in us.
Every morning you pick between two choices: Continue to sleep with your dreams, or wake up and chase them. Good morning.
We saw people sleeping in homeless encampments in Napa Valley and Sonoma.
Horrific ones in Watsonville. It's different because you're looking at homelessness and the lack of housing, less than something that's institutionalized.
I would say a lack of sleep is a cause for feeling not so beautiful.
On those days, I try to drink lots of water and put on the biggest sunglasses I can find.
In general, there are patients with insomnia who - many patients with insomnia will actually over report the lack of sleep that they are getting.
You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep.
Lack of sleep is only bad if you have to drive, or think, or talk, or move.
Acceptable food rots while we are chased from bins behind restaurants, chased from sleeping on the street, chased from relieving ourselves unless we pay for food or gas, until finally we are so hungry, sleepless, smelly, constipated and beaten-down that we simply die of lack of will to live.
Thirst will parch your tongue and your body will waste through lack of sleep ere you can describe in words that which painting instantly sets before the eye.
Wake up determined to go to sleep satisfied.
Thus we see that the lot of the duck hunter is not a happy one.
He is the child of frustration, the collector of mishap, the victim of misfortune. He suffers from cold and wet and lack of sleep. He is punished more often than rewarded. Yet he continues. Why? Because one great day-- and great days do come, days when the ducks are willing and the gun swings true-- repays him many fold for all the others.
I wanted so badly to lie down next to her on the couch, to wrap my arms around her and sleep... Just sleep together, in the most innocent sense of the phrase. But I lacked the courage and she had a boyfriend and I was gawky and she was gorgeous and I was boring and she was endlessly fascinating. So I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was drizzle and she was a hurricane.
Your favorite volhv showed up half an hour ago, complaining about his lack of sleep and stupid gods. He says he brought his Batman belt.
If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.
Have you ever seen the dawn? Not a dawn groggy with lack of sleep or hectic with mindless obligations and you about to rush off on an early adventure or business, but full of deep silence and absolute clarity of perception? A dawning which you truly observe, degree by degree. It is the most amazing moment of birth. And more than anything it can spur you to action. Have a burning day.
How could I be sleeping with this particular man.
... Surely only true love could justify my lack of taste.