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Weariness Quotes


These are some of the best 'Weariness' quotations and sayings.

Can snore upon the flint, when resty sloth Finds the down pillow hard.

For some must watch, while some must sleep; thus runs the world away.

I never sleep comfortably except when I am at sermon or when I pray to God.

One of the most adventurous things left us is to go to bed. For no one can lay a hand on our dreams.

Sleep - kinsman thou to death and trance and madness.

Sleep faster, we need the pillows.

Sleep takes off the costume of circumstance, arms us with terrible freedom, so that every will rushes to deed. A skillful man reads his dreams for his self-knowledge; yet not the details, but the quality. What part does he play in them - a cheerful, manly part, or a poor, drivelling part? However monstrous and grotesque their apparitions, they have a substantial truth.

Sleeping is no mean art. For its sake one must stay awake all day.

That we are not much sicker and much madder than we are is due exclusively to that most blessed and blessing of all natural graces, sleep.

Thou hast been called, O sleep! the friend of woe; But 'tis the happy who have called thee so.

Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep.