quote by Robert A. Heinlein

Progress isn't made by early risers. It's made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something.

— Robert A. Heinlein

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Paul Riser tells it in an interesting way;

he dissects it and tells the structure, you know, 'you don't mention that part here.' But that's what's interesting about it and the people who are absent are interesting too.

Early risers are conceited in the morning and stupid in the afternoon.

Triumphant hours are the Lark's Who circles skywards from his home each day: World's early riser, with bubbling golden song, Towards the firmament, guardian of April's gate.

Prince would have been the person I thought would live forever because of the way he took care of himself - not counting the fact he jumped off risers in 6-inch heels. He probably had fractures from his feet all the way up to his head.


Why do early risers always take that self-righteous tone?

He that has the name to be an early riser may sleep till noon.

Just to see him come on the stage was an event.

They had very high risers, and back a little bit, so he'd walk around behind the risers and right across the front of the stage to the podium, remember?

I'm an early riser. I get up between five and six, have coffee, and read for a couple of hours before everyone else gets up.

I am an early riser, and always wake up between 5 and 6am.


Early risers catch the world waking and see its true colors.

Throw high risers at the chin; throw peas at the knees; throw it here when they're lookin' there; throw it there when they're lookin' here.

I am quite an early riser - I usually get up between 5.30 and 6am and take the dogs out.

I'm an early riser and feel that some of the best ideas come to you between 5 and 6 a.m.

I'm a very early riser, and so I like to get up and try hard to write before the day even really gets started. Just me and a pot of coffee -I find I can get a lot done that way.


War makes early risers of us all.

Statistically speaking, the Cheerful Early Riser is rejected more completely than a member of any other subculture, save those with boot odor.

I was always an early riser. Happy the man who is! Every morning day comes to him with a virgin's love, full of bloom and freshness. The youth of nature is contagious, like the gladness of a happy child.

I, a late riser, fantasise about getting up every morning at 5 A.

M. to fetch the horses in from the fields.

It is only your habitual late riser who takes in the full flavor of Nature at those rare intervals when he gets up to go afishing. He brings virginal emotions and unsatiated eyes to the sparkling freshness of earth and stream and sky.


Just head over to the risers, Lady America," she said.

"You may sit anywhere you like. So you know, most of the girls have already claimed the front row." She looked sorry for me, as if she were delivering bad news. "Oh, thank you," I said, and went happily to take a seat in the back.

Give a man a reputation as an early riser and he can sleep 'til noon.

I henceforth tread the world, chaste, temperate, an early riser, a steady grower.

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