Quotations on Night
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We had to decide: Do we want to do Saturday Night or go to our Senior Prom? We opted for Saturday Night Live.
- Mary-Kate Olsen
(Keywords: Night, Want)
I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.
- Roy Orbison
(Keywords: Dreams, Eyes, Magic, Night, Prayer)
We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.
- George Orwell
(Keywords: Men, Beds, Harm, Night, Sleep, Violence, Visit)
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
- George Orwell
(Keywords: Men, People, Beds, Night, Sleep, Violence)
Sometimes in the dark of night I begin to think. And I wonder if Lee started all this violence.
- Marina Oswald
(Keywords: Night, Violence, Wonder)
Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair.
(Keywords: Darkness, Fault, Night, Woman)
I spent every night until four in the morning on my dissertation, until I came to the point when I could not write another word, not even the next letter. I went to bed. Eight o'clock the next morning I was up writing again.
- Abraham Pais
(Keywords: Bed, Night, Word, Writing)
I'm just one of many moms who will say an extra prayer each night for our sons and daughters going into harm's way.
- Sarah Palin
(Keywords: Daughters, Harm, Night, Prayer, Sons, Will)
And since all things have been named light and night and things corresponding to their powers for each, everything is full alike of light and invisible night, both equal since nothing has a share in neither.
(Keywords: Light, Night, Nothing)
We did a different show every night. We'd open a show, and then two weeks later we'd open the next show. And two weeks later we'd open the third show until we had all eight running. And it was just one of the richest experiences I'd ever had in my theatrical life.
- Mandy Patinkin
(Keywords: Life, Night, Open, Running)
I think any actor would agree that you can't replace theater. It's immediate. You have the energy of the crowd and every single night it's different.
- Austin Peck
(Keywords: Actor, Energy, Night, Theater)
I mean, its hard to be an actor in the city - trying to make it as an actor - because you waitress all night, you get home really late and you're super tired and your feet hurt.
- Piper Perabo
(Keywords: Home, Actor, Feet, Hurt, Night, Trying)
Now I'm seen by more people in one episode than I was in 20 years of theatre and movies. It's gratifying to have an impact on 25 million people a night, but I can say goodbye to my lunch-pail life as a working actor. I'm scared I might be a celebrity.
- William Petersen
(Keywords: Life, Movies, People, Actor, Celebrity, Goodbye, Night, Now, Theatre, Years)
I was in a bar the other night, hopping from barstool to barstool, trying to get lucky, but there wasn't any gum under any of them.
- Emo Philips
(Keywords: Night, Trying)
If I didn't have a recruiting engagement, I was going to be here. I did everything possible to change the recruiting thing. I'm a very small part of this night, but I did want to be a part of it.
- Rick Pitino
(Keywords: Change, Night, Want)
There were air raids at night. The factory was dark and dirty. And I remember thinking - well - I must find somebody or something because like this I cannot go on.
- Ruth Pitter
(Keywords: Night, Thinking)
At the time of the Revolution, dogs howled day and night all over Russia.
- Andrei Platonov
(Keywords: Time, Day, Dogs, Revolution, Night, Russia)
The day, water, sun, moon, night - I do not have to purchase these things with money.
(Keywords: Money, Day, Moon, Night, Sun, Water)
I personally have never made a movie in Hollywood, because I don't want to get up in my own bed and then go to the movie set, and then come home at night to my real life.
- Sydney Pollack
(Keywords: Home, Life, Bed, Hollywood, Night, Want)
Ronald Reagan gave our party a bowling alley image as opposed to a country club image. We were talking to people who go bowling on Thursday night, and they were understanding what we were saying.
- Pete du Pont
(Keywords: People, Country, Night, Party, Saying, Talking, Understanding)
And New York is the most beautiful city in the world? It is not far from it. No urban night is like the night there... Squares after squares of flame, set up and cut into the aether. Here is our poetry, for we have pulled down the stars to our will.
- Ezra Pound
(Keywords: Poetry, Night, Stars, Will, World)
I want so much for my lover. At night when our beds are drawn close together I waken and see his dear yellow head on the pillow - sometimes his arm thrown over on my bed - and I kiss his hand, very softly so that it will not waken him.
- Dawn Powell
(Keywords: Kiss, Bed, Beds, Night, Want, Will)
No sight that human eyes can look upon is more provocative of awe than is the night sky scattered thick with stars.
- Llewelyn Powys
(Keywords: Eyes, Night, Provocative, Sight, Sky, Stars)
Build a man a fire and he'll be warm for the night. Set a man on fire and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
- Terry Prachett
(Keywords: Life, Fire, Man, Night, Rest)
I'm a hypochondriac. Yesterday it was brain damage from the vodka the night before. Today, heart attack - my arm and chest started hurting at the same time.
- Lisa Marie Presley
(Keywords: Time, Heart, Night, Today, Yesterday)
An orange on the table, your dress on the rug, and you in my bed, sweet present of the present, cool of night, warmth of my life.
- Jacques Prevert
(Keywords: Life, Bed, Dress, Night, Present)
Cured yesterday of my disease, I died last night of my physician.
- Matthew Prior
(Keywords: Disease, Night, Yesterday)
Joy is like restless day; but peace divine like quiet night; Lead me, O Lord, till perfect Day shall shine through Peace to Light.
- Adelaide Anne Procter
(Keywords: Peace, Day, Joy, Light, Night, Quiet)
A sold-out house my first night back. Do you have any idea what kinda pressure that is? I could have been at home in my warm bed, playing Nintendo.
- Richard Pryor
(Keywords: Home, Idea, Bed, First, Night, Pressure)
Someday when peace has returned to this odd world I want to come to London again and stand on a certain balcony on a moonlit night and look down upon the peaceful silver curve of the Thames with its dark bridges.
- Ernie Pyle
(Keywords: Peace, London, Night, Want, World)
From the night, his solitude, the poet finds day and starts a diary that is lethal to the inert. The dark landscape yields a dialogue.
- Salvatore Quasimodo
(Keywords: Day, Night, Solitude)
Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.
- Dan Quayle
(Keywords: Defense, Knight, Nothing, Words)
I read and walked for miles at night along the beach, writing bad blank verse and searching endlessly for someone wonderful who would step out of the darkness and change my life. It never crossed my mind that that person could be me.
- Anna Quindlen
(Keywords: Change, Life, Beach, Darkness, Mind, Night, Writing)
I have never had problems sleeping the night before a race.
- Bobby Rahal
(Keywords: Night, Problems, Race)
I don't know what your childhood was like, but we didn't have much money. We'd go to a movie on a Saturday night, then on Wednesday night my parents would walk us over to the library. It was such a big deal, to go in and get my own book.
- Robert Redford
(Keywords: Money, Childhood, Night, Parents)
Most of those mocking us and our works night after night have not reached the point of suggesting we are going to use those weapons. They are pretty useless right now.
- Richard Reeves
(Keywords: Night, Now, Pretty, Right, Weapons)
Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes, to the very end. Will the day's journey take the whole long day? From morn to night, my friend.
- Grantland Rice
(Keywords: Friend, Day, Journey, Night, Road, Will, Wind)
I play a percussion instrument, not a musical saw; it needs no amplification. Where it's needed, they put a microphone in front of the bass drum. But, I don't think it's necessary to play that way every night.
- Buddy Rich
(Keywords: Needs, Night, Play)
If it is a relief to take your clothes off at night, be sure that something is wrong. Clothes should not be a burden. They should be a comfort and a protection.
- Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards
(Keywords: Burden, Clothes, Comfort, Night, Protection, Wrong)
I remember lying on the floor of the living room with headphones on when I was four or five years old, listening to the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack.
- Kevin Richardson
(Keywords: Listening, Living, Lying, Night, Old, Years)
We can see cities during the day and at night, and we can watch rivers dump sediment into the ocean, and see hurricanes form.
- Sally Ride
(Keywords: Cities, Day, Night, Ocean, Rivers)
Talking about the all night concerts, I did some of the first all night concerts back in the 60's with this little harmonium, and I also had saxophone taped delays.
- Terry Riley
(Keywords: First, Night, Talking)
I consider myself gay because at the end of the night, that's who I want to cuddle with. But when I go out, I go to straight clubs.
- Jai Rodriguez
(Keywords: End, Gay, Night, Want)
So a lot of me is still a little kid, and I think that kind of helps alter my sense of reality - it makes me able to just become Belle every single night.
- Christy Romano
(Keywords: Night, Reality, Sense)
Today the American knight holds the commercial supremacy of the world.
- Betsy Ross
(Keywords: American, Knight, Today, World)
Happy Days, which we did for 11 years, we did with three cameras in front of a live audience. Very special. We had a party every Friday night. The boys, Ron, Henry, they grew up on that show.
- Marion Ross
(Keywords: Boys, Night, Party, Years)
Playing live, you can't survive, certainly not in England. We used to work daytime jobs and play gigs at night. It was very exhausting.
- Gavin Rossdale
(Keywords: Work, England, Jobs, Night, Play)
I saw Ellen and my knees were weak. It was amazing. And it was very hard for me to get her out of my mind after that. Then when I saw her that night, we started talking, and that's that.
- Portia de Rossi
(Keywords: Mind, Night, Talking)
For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.
- Georges Rouault
(Keywords: Life, Forget, Night, Painting)
Men who consistently leave the toilet seat up secretly want women to get up to go the bathroom in the middle of the night and fall in.
- Rita Rudner
(Keywords: Men, Women, Night, Want)