Night Quotes

In the depths of every heart, there is a tomb and a dungeon, though the lights, the music, and revelry above may cause us to forget their existence, and the buried ones, or prisoners whom they hide. But sometimes, and oftenest at midnight, those dark receptacles are flung wide open. In an hour like this, […]

No sight is more provocative of awe than is the night sky.

In the description of night in Macbeth, the beetle and the bat detract from the general idea of darkness – inspissated gloom.

The other day I heard about a little boy who was spending the night at his aunt’s and complained about the fact that she turned out the light. “What is the matter with you, Tommy?” asked the aunt. “You sleep in the dark at home, don’t you?” – “Yes, Auntie,” replied the boy, “but it’s […]

Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o’clock is a scoundrel.

Night Light Searching in the dark I’m lost with out your touch, The day comes but the sun never shines. It’s a dream yet the candle slowly grows small, I need the net of your love to catch me when I fall.

Thou shalt ever joy at eventide if thou spend the day fruitfully.

Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is truly important becomes whole and sound again. When man reassembles his fragmentary self and grows with the calm of a tree.

I want to live my life so that my nights are not full of regrets.

I know nothing, nothing in the world, equal to the wonder of nightfall in the air.