Quotations on Night
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There used to be a lot of acts, which was good, because people don't want to see the same act every night. But, you don't want too many acts, you don't want to over-saturate it.
- Mickey Gilley
(Keywords: People, Act, Night, Want)
I know the game wasn't a classic, but the night was about more than that-it was about bringing back the memories and raising money for former heroes who have now fallen on hard times.
- David Ginola
(Keywords: Money, Heroes, Memories, Night, Now)
Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It's that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that's what the poet does.
- Allen Ginsberg
(Keywords: Poetry, Time, Bed, Expression, Lying, Night, Party, Public, Thinking, World)
I didn't have any real art training, but when I was about twelve nad thirteen, another boy and I went to a sign painter's house every Friday night and took lessons.
- Rube Goldberg
(Keywords: Art, Night, Training)
Abandoning the project was incredibly stressful after having gone through the process of building the room, installing the kiln, collecting the stones, sitting with the kiln day and night as it came to temperature, experiencing the failures.
- Andy Goldsworthy
(Keywords: Building, Day, Night, Project)
Last tour my bass rig was breaking down every other night. That was a pain. We would get on stage and Trey would count off the song, and I'd play the first note and nothing would be there. Those guys would just roll their eyes.
- Mike Gordon
(Keywords: Eyes, First, Night, Nothing, Pain, Play, Song)
We train in the mornings, and then I go home and rest or sleep, and usually I go for a meal with Abel of a night, as we're the two with no family here, so we tend to hang around together.
- Richard Gough
(Keywords: Family, Home, Night, Rest, Sleep)
My instinct was that it was Sidney's childhood in the Bahamas that gave him the fearlessness to fight racism. So this documentary was a kind of rounding out of what had begun in that scene in In the Heat of the Night.
- Lee Grant
(Keywords: Childhood, Fight, Instinct, Night, Racism)
I have long thought that anyone who does not regularly - or ever - gaze up and see the wonder and glory of a dark night sky filled with countless stars loses a sense of their fundamental connectedness to the universe.
- Brian Greene
(Keywords: Thought, Glory, Night, Sense, Sky, Stars, Universe, Wonder)
I could see flames from the windows of my chambers. For the next three or four days we had major rioting here in Washington and I stayed at the court day and night.
- Harold H. Greene
(Keywords: Court, Day, Night, Washington, Windows)
I can write best in the silence and solitude of the night, when everyone has retired.
- Zane Grey
(Keywords: Night, Silence, Solitude)
Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come.
- Matt Groening
(Keywords: Love, Night, Racing)
Every night, whisper "peace" in your husband's ear.
- Andrei A. Gromyko
(Keywords: Husband, Night, Whisper)
In heaven we shall appear, not in armour, but in robes of glory. But here these are to be worn night and day; we must walk, work, and sleep in them, or else we are not true soldiers of Christ.
- William Gurnall
(Keywords: Work, Christ, Day, Glory, Heaven, Night, Sleep, Soldiers)
I've been drinking tequila for a long time now, and it's never been about drinking to get drunk. I don't do that. I never drink tequila during the day, and I don't drive at night.
- Sammy Hagar
(Keywords: Time, Day, Drinking, Night, Now)
There were also horror shows on the radio. Very terrifying and thrilling to me as a kid. They had all these creepy sound effects. They would come on at ten o'clock at night, and I just would scare myself to death.
- Jessica Hagedorn
(Keywords: Death, Horror, Night, Sound)
We need society, and we need solitude also, as we need summer and winter, day and night, exercise and rest.
- Philip Gilbert Hamerton
(Keywords: Society, Day, Exercise, Night, Rest, Solitude, Summer, Winter)
When I read the script sometimes, it's like 'Christ! Enough!' I can't sleep at night sometimes. There's the occasional script that just hammers you, that you can't shower off.
- Mariska Hargitay
(Keywords: Night, Sleep)
I knew that my staying up would not change the election result if I were defeated, while if elected I had a hard day ahead of me. So I thought a night's rest was best in any event.
- Benjamin Harrison
(Keywords: Change, Thought, Day, Night, Rest, Result)
Some people come to our shows and think they're gonna spend the night just listening to love songs, and they're pretty much surprised cause we do a lot of rock and roll.
- Bobby Hatfield
(Keywords: Love, People, Cause, Listening, Night, Pretty, Songs)
On the night before we were married, all of the anxiety in the world came down upon me.
- John C. Hawkes
(Keywords: Anxiety, Night, World)
There's a lot of people out there who have seen us once somewhere in a pub or heard our songs late night on radio. We'd done four years of it before we'd even released a single. It's put us in good stead.
- Dan Hawkins
(Keywords: People, Night, Songs, Years)
When we did that kind of stuff our only rule was... Well, we didn't have any rules, really, but my rule, because I was the drinker of the group, was not at any time of the day before the night we're working.
- Lee Hazlewood
(Keywords: Time, Day, Night, Rules)
Theology is never any help; it is searching in a dark cellar at midnight for a black cat that isn't there. Theologians can persuade themselves of anything.
- Robert A. Heinlein
(Keywords: Help, Midnight, Theology)
I want to keep my dreams, even bad ones, because without them, I might have nothing all night long.
- Joseph Heller
(Keywords: Dreams, Night, Nothing, Want)
If you feel like you're getting into a rut with a song, a night off usually fixes it.
- Levon Helm
(Keywords: Night, Song)
I learned never to empty the well of my writing, but always to stop when there was still something there in the deep part of the well, and let it refill at night from the springs that fed it.
- Ernest Hemingway
(Keywords: Deep, Night, Writing)
I felt I had to share Idaho with my friend from New York because he'd shared New York with me, so I was going to share the beauty of nature with a man who went to museums and clubs late at night. But there was nothing to do where I lived at night.
- Mariel Hemingway
(Keywords: Beauty, Nature, Friend, Man, Museums, Night, Nothing)
The next thing I wrote was in a writing class at night school. It was about a poor woman who worked at a dime store and who was all alone for Christmas in Laurel, Mississippi.
- Beth Henley
(Keywords: Christmas, Class, Night, Poor, School, Woman, Writing)
God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger.
(Keywords: War, Peace, God, Day, Hunger, Night, Summer, Winter)
Prayer should be the key of the day and the lock of the night.
- George Herbert
(Keywords: Day, Key, Night, Prayer)
As the knight of the quill never ventured into the fight, and only snuffed the battle afar, he knew nothing accurately of battles, but managed to pick up a few real or supposed incidents from the wounded and from stragglers.
- Daniel H. Hill
(Keywords: Battle, Fight, Knight, Nothing)
Among men and women, those in love do not always announce themselves with declarations and vows. But they are the ones who weep when you're gone. Who miss you every single night, especially when the sky is so deep and beautiful, and the ground so very cold.
- Alice Hoffman
(Keywords: Love, Men, Women, Deep, Night, Sky)
You're here to sweat. This program is live. There's about one thousand million people watching you. So, you remember - one wrong word, one foolish gesture and your whole career could go down in flames. Hold that thought and have a nice night.
- Paul Hogan
(Keywords: Thought, People, Career, Night, Word, Wrong)
The charge was left entirely to himself from midnight until the rising of the sun; and if all the shepherds in the Forest had been there to have assisted him, they could not have effected it with greater propriety.
- James Hogg
(Keywords: Midnight, Sun)
I didn't go nightclubbing much as a teenager in Bournemouth because my friends and I didn't have the money - but we spent a lot of time on the beach, having barbecues, and running into the sea in the middle of the night.
- Amanda Holden
(Keywords: Money, Time, Beach, Friends, Night, Running, Sea)
Then when Gladys Knight came in to do my songs that was the straw that broke the camel's back.
- Brenda Holloway
(Keywords: Knight, Songs)
Like you and your woman ain't gettin' along and you're in love. You can't sleep at nights. Your mind is on her - on whatever. You know, that's the blues. You can't hug that money at night. You can't kiss it.
- John Lee Hooker
(Keywords: Money, Love, Kiss, Mind, Night, Sleep, Woman)
The pause between the errors and trials of the day and the hopes of the night.
- Herbert Hoover
(Keywords: Day, Errors, Night, Trials)
24 isn't like other shows, where you set the look once and you're done. The show started at midnight, then moved to a pre-dawn look, and now we're at dawn and we're warming up the day.
- Stephen Hopkins
(Keywords: Dawn, Day, Midnight, Now)
I had a birthday one night on a farm we were shooting on. I walked into the tent, and there were 150 people waiting for me, all wearing masks of my face.
- Stephen Hopkins
(Keywords: Birthday, People, Night, Waiting)
There is only one thing people like that is good for them; a good night's sleep.
- Edgar Watson Howe
(Keywords: People, Night, Sleep)
If capital and labor ever do get together it's good night for the rest of us.
- Kin Hubbard
(Keywords: Labor, Night, Rest)
I wear my Peggy Fleming T-shirt when I go to sleep every night before I compete, and for the past four years, it's brought me incredible good luck.
- Sarah Hughes
(Keywords: Luck, Night, Past, Sleep, Years)
Strange to say, the luminous world is the invisible world; the luminous world is that which we do not see. Our eyes of flesh see only night.
- Victor Hugo
(Keywords: Eyes, Night, World)
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
- Victor Hugo
(Keywords: Soul, Survival, Dawn, Light, Nations, Night, Stars)
Now we're doing it for different reasons. We're doing it to bring back the families to the game, people who love the game, and make it an affordable night's entertainment.
- Bobby Hull
(Keywords: Love, People, Entertainment, Night, Now)
Geraldo has been in Lebanon. He has done some excellent reporting out of there, and of course, we now know by virtue of the president's speech on Tuesday night that the terrorist organizations that operate in that area are now on the list.
- Brit Hume
(Keywords: Virtue, Night, Now, President, Speech)
To live in Australia permanently is rather like going to a party and dancing all night with one's mother.
- Barry Humphries
(Keywords: Mother, Dancing, Night, Party)
Yeah, I was a local hero. It was great for me, 'cos I had a full house every night all night seven nights a week for five years that I played. The next five years I just played five days a week, but I still had a full house every night.
- John Hunter
(Keywords: Night, Years)