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)
My mind is not a bed to be made and re-made.
- James Agate
(Keywords: Bed, Mind)
I'm so fast that last night I turned off the light switch in my hotel room and was in bed before the room was dark.
- Muhammad Ali
(Keywords: Bed, Light, Night)
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)
To cure a batting slump, I took my bat to bed with me. I wanted to know my bat a little better.
- Richie Ashburn
(Keywords: Bed, Cure)
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)
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our own table.
- W. H. Auden
(Keywords: Bed, Evil)
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)
I pushed myself way too hard during the first year of Veronica Mars and I got moody and run-down. Now I'll go to bed early instead of going out with friends. It's not always the most fun option, but I know I need at least eight hours of sleep to feel balanced.
- Kristen Bell
(Keywords: Bed, First, Friends, Fun, Now, Sleep)
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)
My second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Bed, Being, Favorite, First)
No one ever died from sleeping in an unmade bed. I have known mothers who remake the bed after their children do it because there is wrinkle in the spread or the blanket is on crooked. This is sick.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Bed, Children, Mothers)
A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you can take it to bed with you.
- Daniel J. Boorstin
(Keywords: Bed, Computer, Contrast)
Reading is like the sex act - done privately, and often in bed.
- Daniel J. Boorstin
(Keywords: Sex, Act, Bed, Reading)
Every morning I jump out of bed and step on a landmine. The landmine is me.After the explosion, I spent the rest of the day putting the pieces together.
- Ray Bradbury
(Keywords: Bed, Day, Rest)
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)
By crying on my bed, drinking quite a lot and feeling tempted by drugs. Well, just not reading it to be perfectly honest with you. I know it's a bit of a copout.
- Jo Brand
(Keywords: Bed, Drinking, Drugs, Feeling, Reading)
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)
What happens when the guy who runs the reactor gets out of bed wrong or decides, for some reason, that he wants to override his instruction sheet some afternoon?
- David R. Brower
(Keywords: Bed, Reason, Wrong)
I'm lying in my bed, blanket is warm, this body will never keep me safe from harm. I still feel your hair, black ribbons of coal. Touch my skin to keep me whole. If only you'd come back to me. To feel you at my side, wouldn't need no Mojo Pin to keep me satisfied.
- Jeff Buckley
(Keywords: Bed, Body, Hair, Harm, Lying, Skin, Will)
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)
We always get up about 5:30, and George gets up and goes in and gets the coffee and brings it to me, and that's been our ritual since we got married. And we read the newspapers in bed and drink coffee for about an hour probably, read our briefing papers.
- Laura Bush
(Keywords: Bed, Coffee, Newspapers, Ritual)
I was getting to bed about 10 P.M. so wound up and not getting to sleep by 11, and because I was putting the prosthetics on for five hours, I had to be up at 3 in the morning.
- Gerard Butler
(Keywords: Bed, Sleep)
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)
The bed is now as public as the dinner table and governed by the same rules of formal confrontation.
- Angela Carter
(Keywords: Bed, Now, Public, Rules)
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)
A revolution is not a bed of roses.
- Fidel Castro
(Keywords: Bed, Revolution, Roses)
Moby Dick - that book is so amazing. I just realized that it starts with two characters meeting in bed; that's how my book begins, too, but I hadn't noticed the parallel before, two characters forced to share a bed, reluctantly.
- Michael Chabon
(Keywords: Bed, Meeting)
I am not young but I feel young. The day I feel old, I will go to bed and stay there. J'aime la vie! I feel that to live is a wonderful thing.
- Coco Chanel
(Keywords: Bed, Day, Old, Will)
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)
Once, the parental bed collapsed because all the children sat on it at once.
- Diane Cilento
(Keywords: Bed, Children)
I am not feeling any better because I cannot stay in bed, having constant cause for walking. They say I leave at night by the window of my tower, hanging from a red umbrella with which I set fire to the forest!
- Camille Claudel
(Keywords: Bed, Cause, Feeling, Fire, Night, Walking)
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)
Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight.
- William Congreve
(Keywords: Bed, Fight)
Every day begins with an act of courage and hope: getting out of bed.
- Mason Cooley
(Keywords: Courage, Act, Bed, Day)
She had the kids during the day and I would have them at night. That way they were never alone. I would put the kids to bed, and then I had nothing to do and nobody to talk to, so I would write.
- Clive Cussler
(Keywords: Bed, Day, Kids, Night, Nothing, Talk)