Bed Quotes

The best thing about lying in bed late is that you learn to distinguish between first things and trivia, for whatever presses on you has to prove its importance before it makes you move.

I do not like to go to bed without you. But somehow, lately, even when I’m with you, I seem to go to bed without you. (Letter to her husband, Henry Luce)

The bed comprehends our whole life, for we were born in it, we live in it, and we shall die in it.

It is a good plan to print this well-known exhortation in large letters and hang it on the wall opposite your bed. And if that fails, as I am told it sometimes does, another good plan is to buy the loudest alarm clock you can get and place it in such a position that you […]

You make the beds, you wash the dishes, and six months later you have to start all over again.

To go to bed after midnight is to go to bed betimes. (Twelfth Night)

To bed, to bed! there’s knocking at the gate: come, come, come, come, give me your hand. What’s done cannot be undone. – To bed, to bed, to bed! (Macbeth)

I give unto my wife my second best bed. (his will)

My bed is like a little boat; Nurse helps me in when I embark; She girds me in my sailor’s coat And starts me in the dark. At night I go on board and say Good-night to all my friends on shore; I shut my eyes and sail away And see and hear no more. […]

I feel like I’m in a rut. Every time I go to bed at night, I find myself just getting up again in the morning.