155 Sweet Sleep Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of sweet sleep quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about sweet sleep love.

Top 10 Sweet Sleep Quotes (BEST)

  1. By night, Love, tie your heart to mine, and the two together in their sleep will defeat the darkness — Pablo Neruda
  2. Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes. — Alfred Lord Tennyson
  3. You like orchids?... Nasty things. Their flesh is too much like the flesh of men, their perfume has the rotten sweetness of corruption. — William Faulkner
  4. I arise from dreams of thee In the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright. — Percy Bysshe Shelley
  5. Night is longer than day for those who dream & day is longer than night for those who make their dreams comes true. — Jack Kerouac
  6. Before you go to sleep, do not forget to say thanks for everything good that has happened to you in the last 24 hours. — Roy Orbison
  7. Early to bed and early to rise makes a person dull, boring, and despised. — Ernie J Zelinski
  8. How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams. — Bram Stoker
  9. Many things, such as loving, going to sleep, or behaving unaffectedly - are done worst when we try hardest to do them. — C. S. Lewis
  10. The nurse sleeps sweetly, hired to watch the sick, / whom, snoring, she disturbs. — William Cowper

Short Sweet Sleep Quotes

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  • Goodnight moon. Sweet dreams. Smile kindly upon this little blue gum ball of us while we sleep. — Dave Matthews
  • Mothers arms are made of tenderness, And sweet sleep blesses the child who lies therein. — Victor Hugo
  • Good night, Westley. Good work. Sleep well. I'll most likely kill you in the morning. — William Goldman
  • Sleep is sweet to the labouring man. — John Bunyan
  • The world is for those who make their dreams come true. — Harold Gray
  • And i start sleeping and dreaming and i think i'll dream about you, all through the night. — John Mayer
  • Sleep dwell upon thine eyes, peace in thy breast! Would I were sleep and peace, so sweet to rest. — William Shakespeare
  • Sweet the young muse with love intense, Which smiles o'er sleeping innocence. — Christopher Smart
  • Sweet sleep fell upon his eyelids, unwakeful, most pleasant, the nearest like death. — Homer
  • Sweet tastes have sour closes; and he repents on thorns that sleeps in beds of roses. — Francis Quarles
Sweet sleep quote Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.
Sleep doesn't help if it's your soul that's tired.

Sweet Quotes

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it always seems to me as if the lavender was a little woman in a green dress, with a lavender bonnet and a white kerchief. She's one of those strong, sweet, wholesome people, who always rest you, and her sweetness lingers long after she goes away. — Myrtle Reed

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I'm the tower of power, too sweet to be sour. — Randy Savage

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Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love. — Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

Sweet sleep quote A tiger doesn't lose sleep over the opinion of sheep.
A tiger doesn't lose sleep over the opinion of sheep.

I'm the tower of power, too sweet to be sour. I'm funky like a monkey. Sky's the limit and space is the place! — Randy Savage

No good water comes from a muddy spring. No sweet fruit comes from a bitter seed. — Jose Rizal

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We were together. I forget the rest. — Walt Whitman

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How sweet to be a Cloud. Floating in the Blue! — A. A. Milne

Life without you is like a broken pencil, there's no point. — Tyga

I love you because I love you, because it would be impossible not to love you. I love you without question, without calculation, without reason good or bad, faithfully, with all my heart and soul, and every faculty. — Juliette Drouet

A true friend is the one who holds your hand and touches your heart. — Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Sweet Good Night Quotes

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Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow. — William Shakespeare

I just want to say, good night, sweet prince, may flights of angels sing thee to thy rest. — Harry Dean Stanton

No man knows till he has suffered from the night how sweet and dear to his heart and eye the morning can be. — Bram Stoker

Sweet sleep quote It's hard to sleep when your heart is at war with your mind.
It's hard to sleep when your heart is at war with your mind.

Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let the pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place. — Kurt Vonnegut

To hearts which near each other move From evening close to morning light,The night is good; because, my love,They never say good-night. — Sayings

Adieu! 'tis love's last greeting, The parting hour is come! And fast thy soul is fleeting To seek its starry home. — Pierre-Jean de Beranger

Sweet sleep quote Dream... but don't sleep.
Dream... but don't sleep.

Those sweet lips. My, oh my, I could kiss those lips all night long. Good things come to those who wait. — Jess C Scott

Sweet sleep be with us, one and all! And if upon its stillness fall The visions of a busy brain, We'll have our pleasure o'er again, To warm the heart, to charm the sight, Gay dreams to all! good night, good night. — Joanna Baillie

Good Night Sweet Prince and a flight of angels sing to thy rest. — Douglas Fairbanks

Now cracks a noble heart. Good-night, sweet prince; And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest. — William Shakespeare

Peaceful Sleep Quotes

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When I die, I want to die like my grandfather who died peacefully in his sleep. Not screaming like all the passengers in his car. — Will Rogers

My good friends, for the second time in our history, a British Prime Minister has returned from Germany bringing peace with honor. I believe it is peace for our time... Go home and get a nice quiet sleep. — Neville Chamberlain

Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity. — Nelson Mandela

Sweet sleep quote Every morning you pick between two choices: Continue to sleep with your dreams,
Every morning you pick between two choices: Continue to sleep with your dreams, or wake up and chase them. Good morning.

Sleep sweetly, tender heart, in peace;Sleep, holy spirit, blessed soul,While the stars burn, the moons increase,And the great ages onward roll. Sleep till the end, true soul and sweet. Nothing comes to thee new or strange. Sleep full of rest from head to feet;Lie still, dry dust, secure of change. — Alfred Lord Tennyson

Silent night, holy night. All is calm, all is bright. Round yon Virgin Mother and Child. Holy Infant so tender and mild. Sleep in heavenly peace. Sleep in heavenly peace. — Joseph Mohr

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A well-spent day brings happy sleep. — Leonardo da Vinci

Sweet sleep quote The best thing in life are free.
The best thing in life are free.

Peace is a rare gift. Peace of mind, peaceful sleeps, and peaceful spirits are all luxuries that few rebels can ever afford. — Assata Shakur

Let me drink from the waters where the mountain streams flood Let the smell of wildflowers flow free through my blood Let me sleep in your meadows with the green grassy leaves Let me walk down the highway with my brother in peace Let me die in my footsteps Before I go down under the ground. — Bob Dylan

Peace is the fruit of activity, not of sleep. — Egyptian Proverbs

The wall is silence, the grass is sleep, Tall trees of peace their vigil keep, And the Fairy of Dreams with moth-wings furled. Plays soft on her flute to the drowsy world. — Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

Sound Sleep Quotes

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A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. — Victor Hugo

Manage distress tolerance and keep the window of well-being wide through exercise, sound sleep, good nutrition, time with family, and deep social connections. — Peter Attia

This is what I say to the most conservative person that's so terrified of gay marriage becoming legal. Just because the state says it's legal, it's not like God's going to let them into Heaven. So you can still sleep sound every night knowing that goal line defense is up at the pearly gates. — Daniel Tosh

Sweet sleep quote Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.

A man can stand almost any hardship by day, and be none the worse for it, provided he gets a comfortable nights rest; but without sound sleep he will soon go to pieces, no matter how gritty he may be. — Horace Kephart

I know only one thing. when i sleep, i know no fear, no, trouble no bliss. blessing on him who invented sleep. the common coin that purchases all things, the balance that levels shepherd and king, fool and wise man. there is only one bad thing about sound sleep. They say it closely resembles death. — Andrei Tarkovsky

I started off when I was seven years old doing musicals. I was in ‘Les Miserables’ and ‘The Sound of Music,’ and my mum’s an actress. My parents divorced when I was young, and when she couldn’t find a babysitter, I was in the wings, sleeping. — Alicia Vikander

Sweet sleep quote You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep.
You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep.

How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank Here we will sit, and let the sounds of music Creep in our ears; soft stillness, and the night Become the touches of sweet harmony — William Shakespeare

You can't find the sound if you just love sleep. — Dennis Brown

He who sleeps without offering the night prayer, may he never enjoy a sound sleep. — Umar

I have always been thinking about the sounds and shades and aromas of words - fitting them together or disrupting their customary march - more or less every second of my life, waking and sleeping. — Robert Pinsky

Love Sleep Quotes

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Come sleep with me: We won't make Love,Love will make us. — Julio Cortazar

The Mexican...is familiar with death. [He] jokes about it, caresses it, sleeps with it, celebrates it. It is one of his favorite toys and his most steadfast love. — Octavio Paz

Sleep late, have fun, get wild, drink whisky and drive fast on empty streets with nothing in mind but falling in love and not getting arrested. — Hunter S. Thompson

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I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know? — Ernest Hemingway

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One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well. — Virginia Woolf

I think men talk to women so they can sleep with them and women sleep with men so they can talk to them. — Jay McInerney

Sweet sleep quote If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquit
If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.

I'd love to hold a koala. They sleep 22 hours a day, eat eucalyptus leaves and just hang out. I want to spend some time with that guy — Milo

Love your country. Your country is the land where your parents sleep, where is spoken that language in which the chosen of your heart, blushing, whispered the first word of love; it is the home that God has given you that by striving to perfect yourselves therein you may prepare to ascend to him. — Giuseppe Mazzini

While sleeping in a hammock, with the touch of a warm wind we remember why we are in love with the life! — Mehmet Murat Ildan

Heaven's ebon vault Studded with stars unutterably bright, Through which the moon's unclouded grandeur rolls, Seems like a canopy which love has spread To curtain her sleeping world. — Percy Bysshe Shelley

Sweet Dreams Quotes

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To be on television and have my nieces and nephews see me, and seeing them wear my shirt to the games and be proud, it's so sweet. Sometimes it feels like it's just a dream. — Sue Wicks

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A house is made with walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

I must down to the seas again, to the vagrant gypsy life, To the gull's way and the whale's way where the wind's like a whetted knife And all I ask is a merry yarn from a laughing fellow rover, And quiet sleep and a sweet dream when the long trick's over. — John Masefield

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If you want sweet dreams, you've got to live a sweet life. — Barbara Kingsolver

May your dreams be sweet and your nightmares be spooky-monster-scary and not grandma-died-scary. — Donald Glover

Let the sun stop burning, Let them tell me love's not worth going through. If it all falls apart, I will know deep in my heart, The only dream that mattered had come true ...In this life I was loved by you. — Bette Midler

Sweet sleep quote Legend says, when you can't sleep at night It's because you're awake in someone
Legend says, when you can't sleep at night It's because you're awake in someone else's dream

I will meet you in the dirtiest city you can dream of. We will drink cocktails so sweet they pucker our cheeks, as we perch on cracked leather bar stools. I will buy you plates of calcium and protein and we will run through the streets in excellent danger. — Michelle Tea

And though age and infirmity overtake me, and I come not within sight of the castle of my dreams, teach me still to be thankful for life, and for time's olden memories that are good and sweet; and may the evening's twilight find me gentle still. — Max Ehrmann

The only reward for love is the experience of loving. — John Le Carre

At the first kiss I felt something melt inside me that hurt in an exquisite way. All my longings, all my dreams and sweet anguish, all the secrets that slept deep within me came awake, everything was transformed and enchanted, and everything made sense. — Hermann Hesse

Good Night Sleep Quotes

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Six hours' sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool. — Napoleon Bonaparte

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Only those who are asleep make no mistakes. — Ingvar Kamprad

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. — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sweet sleep quote Wake up determined to go to sleep satisfied.
Wake up determined to go to sleep satisfied.

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. — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Sleep is like the unicorn - it is rumored to exist, but I doubt I will see any — Dr. Seuss

Happiness, it seems to me, consists of two things: first, in being where you belong, and second -- and best -- in comfortably going through everyday life, that is, having had a good night's sleep and not being hurt by new shoes. — Theodor Fontane

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Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep. — Mahatma Gandhi

Even if I ain’t the famous-est, the richest, the best – as long as I know I kept it real and didn’t backstab nobody – I sleep good at night. — 21 Savage

A good night of sleep depends on a good day of wakefulness, including exercise, sensible eating, minimal alcohol, stress management, and setting boundaries. — Peter Attia

The Alexander Technique helped a long-standing back problem and to get a good night's sleep after many years of tossing and turning. — Paul Newman

Good Sleep Quotes

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The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don't go back to sleep. — Rumi

Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine. — Thomas Aquinas

Try to learn to breathe deeply, really to taste food when you eat, and when you sleep, really to sleep. Try as much as possible to be wholly alive with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell. And when you get angry, get good and angry. Try to be alive. You will be dead soon enough. — Ernest Hemingway

TRUE WEALTH - Worriless sleeping, Clear conscience, Reciprocal gratitude, Absence of envy, Muscle strength, Frequent laughs, No meals alone, No gym classes, Good digestive functions, No meeting rooms, Periodic surprises, Foamy coffee, Crusty bread, Ability to nap, Access to a hammock — Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Every Morning You Have Two Choices: Continue To Sleep With Your Dreams, Or Wake Up and Chase Them. — Carmelo Anthony

Sleep is not a luxury, it’s a necessity for good health. — Rhonda Patrick

Set an alarm for your bedtime instead of your wake-up time. It’s a tiny little hack that I think will do you a lot of good. — Alex Hormozi

In order to have good sleep health, you also need to have good circadian health and there are other ways to set that too, but making sure you have really good sleep hygiene and allow yourself that time to sleep is going to be really important. — Tommy Wood

When I woke up this morning my girlfriend asked me, 'Did you sleep good?' I said 'No, I made a few mistakes.' — Steven Wright

Do your best at every job. Don't sleep! Success generates more success so be hungry for it. Hire good people with a passion for excellence. — Steve Jobs

Sleep And Dream Quotes

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God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man. — Ibn Arabi

Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing. — William Arthur Ward

The sea will grant each man new hope, and sleep will bring dreams of home. — Larry Ferguson

The witness of the three states of consciousness [waking, dream and deep sleep] and of the nature of Existence-Consciousness-Bliss is the Self — Adi Shankara

Dream is not that which you see while sleeping it is something that does not let you sleep. — Abdul Kalam

The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn, the bird waits in the egg, and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities. — James Allen

I’ve dreamed a lot. I’m tired now from dreaming but not tired of dreaming. No one tires of dreaming, because to dream is to forget, and forgetting does not weigh on us, it is a dreamless sleep throughout which we remain awake. In dreams I have achieved everything. — Fernando Pessoa

Now I believe that lovers should be draped in flowers and laid entwined together on a bed of clover and left there to sleep, left there to dream of their happiness. — Conor Oberst

To die, to sleep - To sleep, perchance to dream - ay, there's the rub, For in this sleep of death what dreams may come. — William Shakespeare

The gaze that the colonized subject casts at the colonist's sector is a look of lust, a look of envy. Dreams of possession. Every type of possession; of sitting at the colonist's table and sleeping in his bed, preferably with his wife. The colonized man is an envious man. — Frantz Fanon

People Writing About Sweet Sleep

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More Sweet Sleep Quotes

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Thou who didst waken from his summer dreams The blue Mediterranean, where he lay, Lull'd by the coil of his crystalline streams Beside a pumice isle in Baiæ's bay, And saw in sleep old palaces and towers Quivering within the wave's intenser day, All overgrown with azure moss and flowers So sweet, the sense faints picturing them. — Percy Bysshe Shelley

Happy are those lovers who, when their senses require rest, can fall back upon the intellectual enjoyments afforded by the mind! Sweet sleep then comes, and lasts until the body has recovered its general harmony. On awaking, the senses are again active and always ready to resume their action. — Giacomo Casanova

Abiding in Jesus isn't fixing our attention on Christ, but it is being one with Him... A man is abiding just as much when he is sleeping for Jesus, as when he is awake and working for Jesus. Oh, it is a very sweet thing to have one's mind just resting there. — Hudson Taylor

Oh, the terrible struggle that I have had against sleep so often of late; the pain of the sleeplessness, or the pain of the fear of sleep, and with such unknown horror as it has for me! How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams. — Bram Stoker

When I dance, I dance; when I sleep, I sleep; yes, and when I walk alone in a beautiful orchard, if my thoughts drift to far-off matters for some part of the time for some other part I lead them back again to the walk, the orchard, to the sweetness of this solitude, to myself. — Michel de Montaigne

Now the world has gone to bed, Darkness won't engulf my head, I can see by infrared, How I hate the night. Now I lay me down to sleep, Try to count electric sheep, Sweet dream wishes you can keep, How I hate the night. -Marvin — Douglas Adams

Sleeping only six hours a night for a week in a row will make you feel on that eighth day as if you'd gotten no sleep at all. Seven and a half to eight hours remains the sweet spot. — Sanjay Gupta

Silence is exhilarating at first - as noise is - but there is a sweetness to silence outlasting exhilaration, akin to the sweetness of listening and the velvet of sleep. — Edward Hoagland

So we went to bed, assaulted by sleep that fumed at us from medicine glasses, or was wielded from small sweet-coated tablets -- dainty bricks of dream wrapped in the silk stockings of oblivion. — Janet Frame

Let youth cherish sleep, the happiest of earthly boons, while yet it is at its command; for there cometh the day to all when "neither the voice of the lute nor the birds" shall bring back the sweet slumbers that fell on their young eyes as unbidden as the dews. — Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

Music can be used against us as much as it can be used for us. Muzak can put a whole nation to sleep, whereas a lullaby is intended to put a child to sleep in a sweet way. — Holly Near

I long for scenes where man has never trod; A place where woman never smil'd or wept; There to abide with my creator, God, And sleep as I in childhood sweetly slept: Untroubling and untroubled where I lie; The grass below--above the vaulted sky. — John Clare

Sleep on, Baby, on the floor, Tired of all the playing, Sleep with smile the sweeter for That you dropped away in! On your curls' full roundness stand Golden lights serenely-- One cheek, pushed out by the hand, Folds the dimple inly. — Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Lord, this humble house we'd keep Sweet with play and calm with sleep. Help us so that we may give Beauty to the lives we live. Let Thy love and let Thy grace Shine upon our dwelling place. — Edgar Guest

Not poppy, nor mandrake, Nor all the drowsy syrups of the world, Shall ever medicine thee to that sweet sleep, Which thou owest yesterday. — Edna St. Vincent Millay

I crave the sweet surrender of sleep and my dreams' uncensored communication: no tiresome small talk, sucking up to impress, or tiptoeing around charged topics. Dreams are the naked truth; get ready for it. — Judith Orloff

What early tongue so sweet saluteth me? Young son, it argues a distemper'd head So soon to bid good morrow to thy bed: Care keeps his watch in every old man's eye, And where care lodges, sleep will never lie; But where unbruised youth with unstuff'd brain Doth couch his limbs, there golden sleep doth reign. — William Shakespeare

But the face on the pillow, rosy in the firelight, is certainly that of Clarice Starling, and she sleeps deeply, sweetly, in the silence of the lambs. — Thomas Harris

Sweet as the tender fragrance that survives, When martyred flowers breathe out their little lives, Sweet as a song that once consoled our pain, But never will be sung to us again, Is they remembrance. Now the hour of rest Hath come to thee. Sleep, darling: it is best. — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Take thou of me, sweet pillowes, sweetest bed; A chamber deafe of noise, and blind of light, A rosie garland and a weary hed. — Philip Sidney

The wind has a language, I would I could learn! Sometimes 'tis soothing, and sometimes 'tis stern, Sometimes it comes like a low sweet song, And all things grow calm, as the sound floats along, And the forest is lull'd by the dreamy strain, And slumber sinks down on the wandering main, And its crystal arms are folded in rest, And the tall ship sleeps on its heaving breast. — Letitia Elizabeth Landon

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