Quotations on Bed
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Early to bed and early to rise is a bad rule for anyone who wishes to become acquainted with our most prominent and influential people.
- George Ade
(Keywords: People, Bed, Wishes)
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed; he who fears corruption fears life.
- Saul Alinsky
(Keywords: Life, Politics, Time, Mother, Father, Bed, Corruption, Play)
I'm a 7 o'clock act. My people want to go to a show, a dinner and then go home and go to bed.
- Louie Anderson
(Keywords: Home, People, Act, Bed, Want)
I'm very attached to Paris because I have a base there and am also recording there, but New York is home to me when I'm in the U.S., because it's nice to have a bed to go back to.
- Keren Ann
(Keywords: Home, Bed, Paris)
Anyone can write a story based on the kind of horror where you see a guy in car and then there's the bad guy in the back seat. It's infantile to rely on that for telling a story. That's like going to bed and thinking there's a monster under your bed. It's silly.
- Sergio Aragones
(Keywords: Car, Bed, Horror, Silly, Thinking)
Birth control that really works - every night before we go to bed we spend an hour with our kids.
- Roseanne Barr Arnold
(Keywords: Control, Bed, Birth control, Kids, Night)
I'm absolutely strict about it. When I land, I put my watch right, and I don't care what I feel like, I will go to bed at half past eleven. If that means going to bed early or late, that's what I live by. As soon as you get there, live by that time.
- David Attenborough
(Keywords: Time, Bed, Care, Land, Past, Right, Will)
In our story logic which we're making up, if we're saying he's alive, then like a quadriplegic who's in bed he can move his head and shoulders, but he can't move his arms. If he could just turn on that power to his legs and arms, the nerves could get through and he could walk.
- John Badham
(Keywords: Power, Bed, Logic, Nerves, Saying)
I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water: I hate to go to bed, I hate to get up, and I hate to be alone.
- Tallulah Bankhead
(Keywords: Life, Bed, Hate)
One of the secrets of a long and fruitful life is to forgive everybody everything everynight before you go to bed.
- Bernard Baruch
(Keywords: Life, Bed, Secrets)
This life is a hospital in which every patient is possessed with a desire to change his bed.
- Charles Baudelaire
(Keywords: Change, Life, Bed, Desire)
I don't like staying in hotels. I like to be in my own bed. San Diego as a city is really awesome. The only hard part of it for me is that I'm away from my family and my house. But as far as shooting down there, we get amazing locations, and the crew is really, really stellar down there. They are really fun.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Family, Bed, Fun)
Cause at the end of the day, honestly, at the end of the day when you're in your death bed and that's it, I think it's the relationships you've had and the people that you've touched and the people that have touched you that matter.
- Julie Benz
(Keywords: Death, People, Bed, Cause, Day, End, Relationships)
Dawn: When men of reason go to bed.
- Ambrose Bierce
(Keywords: Men, Bed, Reason)
I love coloring books. I keep some by my bed.
- Karen Black
(Keywords: Love, Bed, Books)
Reading is like the sex act - done privately, and often in bed.
- Daniel J. Boorstin
(Keywords: Sex, Act, Bed, Reading)
On one occasion I shared a bed with about seven other people, but we were all having a party overnight.
- Marion Zimmer Bradley
(Keywords: People, Bed, Party)
I'm lucky because I have a job I love. I really miss being away from home, being in my own bed, seeing my animals and siblings, having my moms cookies. I have a couple cats. I got a kitten about a year ago and now Im going on the road so I wont see him for a while. I feel bad.
- Michelle Branch
(Keywords: Home, Love, Animals, Bed, Being, Cats, Job, Now, Road)
When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed. I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly. He cut the legs off the bed.
- Lou Brock
(Keywords: Dad, Animals, Bed, Running)
I like feet. I definitely have a fetish. I love to see a man's bare foot, but its got to be taken care of. If they're not well manicured, you've got to wonder what the rest of him is like. I don't want to get in bed with somebody and feel his gnarly feet.
- Brooke Burke
(Keywords: Love, Bed, Care, Feet, Man, Rest, Want, Wonder)
It's like the code of living by yourself. People who are single know what I'm talking about. You eat standing up, reading the paper. Or you say to yourself, this isn't even cutting it, I'm taking a TV dinner and I'm getting in bed here.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter
(Keywords: People, Bed, Living, Reading, Talking)
A woman should say: "Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?" If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy.
- Barbara Cartland
(Keywords: Love, Wife, Bed, Fault, Trying, Woman)
Women desire six things: They want their husbands to be brave, wise, rich, generous, obedient to wife, and lively in bed.
- Geoffrey Chaucer
(Keywords: Women, Wife, Bed, Desire, Husbands, Want)
Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
(Keywords: Experience, Bed, Lying)
I was often very, incredibly naughty, and if I didn't come home at tea time I used to be sent to bed without any dinner. But people used to bring me things: I was better fed in bed.
- Diane Cilento
(Keywords: Home, Time, People, Bed, Tea)
Love melts the rigor which the rocks have bred; a flint will break upon a feather bed.
- John Cleveland
(Keywords: Love, Bed, Will)
I was stuck at home in bed with me and got more and more involved with the Internet. I used it to keep in contact with friends and to make sure I was up to date with everything that was going on in the world.
- Benjamin Cohen
(Keywords: Home, Bed, Friends, Internet, World)
Every day begins with an act of courage and hope: getting out of bed.
- Mason Cooley
(Keywords: Courage, Act, Bed, Day)
Meanwhile, people have to join us and fight back against the federal government that has dropped the ball, that is in bed with these energy companies, that wants them to make more money than they've made before.
- Gray Davis
(Keywords: Government, Money, People, Bed, Energy, Fight)
Isn't it sad to go to your grave without ever wondering why you were born? Who, with such a thought, would not spring from bed, eager to resume discovering the world and rejoicing to be part of it?
- Richard Dawkins
(Keywords: Thought, Bed, Grave, Spring, World)
I don't want to go to work and get into bed with someone else, not even Tom Cruise. It's not like I enjoy it.
- Cameron Diaz
(Keywords: Work, Bed, Want)
A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.
- Marlene Dietrich
(Keywords: Home, Bed, Man, Woman)
I love mysteries, and I read them every night before I go to bed.
- David Herbert Donald
(Keywords: Love, Bed, Night)
Some days the competition would beat me and I'd go home thinking awful thoughts, want to hide under the bed, depressed. But of course, in the news business, when you're working a daily news broadcast, you get your victories and defeats every day.
- Sam Donaldson
(Keywords: Home, Business, Thoughts, Bed, Competition, Day, News, Thinking, Want)
When I was a kid, I'd kneel down at the side of my bed every night before I went to sleep, and my mother and I would say a Greek prayer to the Virgin Mary.
- Olympia Dukakis
(Keywords: Mother, Bed, Night, Prayer, Sleep)
What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
- Bob Dylan
(Keywords: Success, Money, Bed, Man, Night)
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.
- Bob Dylan
(Keywords: Success, Bed, Man, Night)
A person is a success if they get up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
- Bob Dylan
(Keywords: Success, Bed, Night)
Getting out of bed in the morning is an act of false confidence.
- Jules Feiffer
(Keywords: Act, Bed, Confidence)
I go to bed with men, not boys.
- Linda Fiorentino
(Keywords: Men, Bed, Boys)
That's the main reason I gave up my career after John was born and I was pregnant with Andrew. I could not handle going away day after day. The thought of going away before they got up and coming back after they were in bed was intolerable.
- Louise Fletcher
(Keywords: Thought, Bed, Career, Day, Reason)
The work is with me when I wake up in the morning; it is with me while I eat my breakfast in bed and run through the newspaper, while I shave and bathe and dress.
- C. S. Forester
(Keywords: Work, Bed, Dress)
Young people can get very discouraged and get hooked on drugs or on alcohol because of problems they perceive as insurmountable. It is important that they realize a mistake need not ruin their future, but they must also know that not everything in life is a bed of roses.
- Maureen Forrester
(Keywords: Life, Mistake, People, Alcohol, Bed, Drugs, Future, Problems, Roses, Ruin)
The psychoanalysis of neurotics has taught us to recognize the intimate connection between wetting the bed and the character trait of ambition.
- Sigmund Freud
(Keywords: Character, Ambition, Bed, Connection, Psychoanalysis)
When I'm alone, I can sleep crossways in bed without an argument.
- Zsa Zsa Gabor
(Keywords: Argument, Bed, Sleep)
Anyone who thinks the art of conversation is dead ought to tell a child to go to bed.
- Robert C. Gallagher
(Keywords: Art, Bed, Conversation)
I believe in a higher power and I believe in good and bad, right and wrong. You sleep in the bed you make.
- Leif Garrett
(Keywords: Power, Bed, Right, Sleep, Wrong)
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)
My own experience is that a certain kind of genius among students is best brought out in bed.
- Allen Ginsberg
(Keywords: Experience, Genius, Bed, Students)
I was changing a light bulb over Groucho Marx's bed, so I took my shoes off, got on his bed and changed the bulb. When I got off the bed he said: 'That's the best acting you've ever done.'
- Elliott Gould
(Keywords: Acting, Bed, Light)