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Buonaparte has often made his boast that our fleet would be worn out by keeping the sea and that his was kept in order and increasing by staying in port; but know he finds, I fancy, if Emperors hear the truth, that his fleet suffers more in a night than ours in one year. (Quote by - Horatio Nelson)

Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night. (Quote by - Thomas Fuller)

It's nice to know you have support. Last night I got a marriage proposal. I just laughed. (Quote by - Carrie Underwood)

Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done, has earned a night's repose. (Quote by - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

With finger on her solemn lip, Night hushed the shadowy earth. (Quote by - Margaret Deland)

Laughter is day, and sobriety is night; a smile is the twilight that hovers gently between both, more bewitching than either. (Quote by - Henry Ward Beecher)

If people sat outside and looked at the stars each night, I'll bet they'd live a lot differently. (Quote by - Bill Watterson)

Tomorrow night is nothing but one long sleepless wrestle with yesterday's omissions and regrets. (Quote by - William Faulkner)

The night sky is a miracle of infinitude. (Quote by - Noelani Day)

The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows. (Quote by - Gaston Bachelard)

My kids are more precious to me than anything. I'm with them all day, and I write all night. (Quote by - Danielle Steel)

I have always been pushed by the negative. The apparent failure of a play sends me back to my typewriter that very night, before the reviews are out. I am more compelled to get back to work than if I had a success. (Quote by - Tennessee Williams)

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. (Quote by - Allen Ginsberg)

A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future. (Quote by - Leonard Bernstein)

It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it. (Quote by - John Steinbeck)

This is the best night of my life. And it's going to get better. (Quote by - Carrie Underwood)

Twilight drops her curtain down, and pins it with a star. (Quote by - Lucy Maud Montgomery)

Night is a dead monotonous period under a roof; but in the open world it passes lightly, with its stars and dews and perfumes, and the hours are marked by changes in the face of Nature. What seems a kind of temporal death to people choked between walls and curtains, is only a light and living slumber to the man who sleeps afield. (Quote by - Robert Louis Stevenson)

Night, the mother of fear and mystery, was coming upon me. (Quote by - H. G. Wells)

No, and I never, ever eat in between the meals. I control it well enough and with no pills, and I sleep seven hours a night. I go to bed. I fall asleep, and I wake up seven hours later, and this is the most important. (Quote by - Karl Lagerfeld)

I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does. (Quote by - Jorge Luis Borges)

The rain, which had continued yesterday and last night, ceased this morning. We then proceeded, and after passing two small islands about ten miles further, stopped for the night at Piper's landing, opposite another island. (Quote by - Meriwether Lewis)

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. (Quote by - Bob Dylan)

I think people want very much to simplify their lives enough so that they can control the things that make it possible to sleep at night. (Quote by - Twyla Tharp)

I'm a hard guy to live with. I'm like a caged animal. I'm up all night walking around the living room. It's hard for me to come down from what I do. (Quote by - Jim Carrey)

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