Best 70 of Bedtime quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

Hugh Macdiarmid

Our principal writers have nearly all been fortunate in escaping regular education.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Don Delillo

Writers in repressive societies are considered dangerous. That's why so many of them are in jail.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Melinda K. Trotter

Toilet paper unrolled and slithered then wrapped around my tummy. That paper tried to roll me up into an Egyptian mummy.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Veronica Roth

I suppose a fire that burns that bright is not meant to last.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chrissie Hynde

The so-called feminist writers were disgusted with me. I did my thing, and so I guess by feminist standards I'm a feminist. That suits me fine.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Wallace Shawn

Sleep: a poor substitute for caffeine!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Matt Groening

A lot of our writers, like Conan O'Brien, moved on to other things.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Erin Morgenstern

Bedtime stories Eventide Rhapsodies Anthologies of Memory Please enter cautiously and feel free to open what is closed

By Anonym 15 Sep

Lenore Kandel

Bedtime is daytime, and we come into bloom after midnight.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Straub

On gym days, I don't get to my desk until 4 in the afternoon, and everything except bedtime and the appointment with the liquid narcotic is pushed back a bit.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Robin Roe

Then as he's tucking me into bed, he's supposed to ask, How many stars? On a great day I'm supposed to say nine or ten. But if it was amazing, the best day I ever had, I'm supposed to cheat and say something like ten thousand stars.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Thomas Jefferson

From candlelight to early bedtime, I read.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Lincoln Michel

I lie in bed most nights, thinking of things.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Ian Falconer

Only five books tonight, Mommy," she says. No, Olivia, just one." How about four?" Two." Three." Oh, all right, three. But that's it!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bill Walsh

Writers' bedtimes vary, but few have been spared the shock of a copy editor's early wake-up call.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Mike Brown

Enough, woman who needs no sleep! It is past my bedtime! But I will ponder your suggestions in the morning when I wake up, which will be long after you've already risen.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Jim Mccann

So much is yet to come. Soon will be blankets and pillows, and books by the bed to make the stuff of dreams. And then tomorrows.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jim Gaffigan

Bedtime makes you realize how completely incapable you are of being in charge of another human being. My children act like they've never been to sleep before. "Bed? What's that? No, I'm not doing that." They never want to go to bed. This is is another thing that I will never have in common with my children.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Simon Bolivar

Damn it, how will I ever get out of this labyrinth?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jim Gaffigan

Ironically, to my children, bedtime is a punishment that violates their basic rights as human beings.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Thomas Perry

Contrary to what many writers imply about the process, nobody forces a writer to sell his work to the film industry.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Dufresne

There were the fairy tales my father told to me at bedtime. All the standards. I thought my father invented wolves.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Teresa Nielsen Hayden

Writers say many true things about their own experiences with publicity and promotion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alexander Fleming

Suggested remedy for the common cold: A good gulp of whiskey at bedtime-it's not very scientific, but it helps.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Guillermo Cabrera Infante

I know that many writers have had to write under censorship and yet produced good novels; for instance, Cervantes wrote Don Quixote under Catholic censorship.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Barbara Holland

New York was where we wanted to live when we were finally grown up, and drink martinis and stay out past bedtime.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Koch

I know many writers who first dictate passages, then polish what they have dictated. I speak, then I polish - occasionally I do windows.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dom Deluise

There were five writers on Blazing Saddles.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Shirley Jackson

I looked at the clock with the faint unconscious hope common to all mothers that time will somehow have passed magically away and the next time you look it will be bedtime.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Michael Bassey Johnson

Thinking about the bed leaves you horny, but thinking beyond the bed gives you honor, freedom and wisdom.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Brian Lumley

And I have to consider myself fortunate, because there are plenty of writers who spend most of a lifetime looking for that certain something without ever finding it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Akshay Vasu

Be my bedtime story and the thoughts that won't let me fall asleep. Be the conversation that I always have in my head at 3 AM and that beautiful voice that never lets me sleep.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Guillermo Cabrera Infante

I think writers rush in where everybody is very frightened to tread

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rainbow Rowell

Like, really like you. And i want that kiss to have been the start of something. Not the end.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gore Vidal

Some writers take to drink, others take to audiences.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Charlie Brooker

Most of the books I read these days are children's books at bedtime.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Russell Hoban

(Frances has gotten out of bed again and come to her parents' room...) 'How can the wind have a job?' asked Frances. 'Everybody has a job,' said Father. 'I have to go to my office every morning at nine o'clock. That is my job. You have to go to sleep so you can be wide awake for school tomorrow. That is your job.' Frances said, 'I know, but...' Father said, 'I have not finished. If the wind does not blow the curtains, he will be out of a job. If I do not go to the office, I will be out of a job. And if you do not go to sleep now, do you know what will happen to you?' 'I will be out of a job?' said Frances. 'No,' said Father. 'I will get a spanking?' said Frances. 'Right!' said Father. 'Good night!' said Frances, and she went back to her room.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Dixie Dawn Miller Goode

till, silently without one peep, the angels come, their watch to keep. They'll hold you safe while dreaming deep. The pillow cool beneath your head, all star lit is your feather bed which glides the moonbeams like a sled, above towns which glitter blue and red.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Don Delillo

American writers ought to stand and live in the margins, and be more dangerous.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Brandon Sanderson

Chana knows, I wondered sometimes how I raised that child without strangling her. By age six, [Jasnah] was pointing out my logical fallacies as I tried to get her to go to bed on time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Cheever

Good writers are often excellent at a hundred other things, but writing promises a greater latitude for the ego.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Sara Rich

Lots of children I know are excited to grow up. So I wonder why this man was so happy to become young again?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Stanley Schmidt

And, of course, some SF is set close enough to here and now that Anglo and European do apply. Since many of the writers come from those backgrounds, so does much of the fiction.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ken Follett

Movies have influenced all writers, not just thriller writers.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Julia Scheeres

Survivors told me that sleep was a great escape from the nightmare that was Jonestown. I also longed for bedtime each night at Escuela Caribe; sleep allowed me to forget where I was for a few hours.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jerry B. Jenkins

Writers write. Dreamers talk about it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

John Legend

I think writers are prone to hyperbole sometimes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ian Hunter

I think writers, by nature, are more observers instead of participators.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Suzanne Collins

And then, if you make it to bedtime, you feel the joy of cheating death out of one more day," she said. "Do you see?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mark Haddon

Many childrens writers dont have children of their own