Clock Quotes

Death's brother, Sleep.

Virgil (70 BC - 19 BC), Aeneid

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There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep. Homer (800 BC - 700 BC), The Odyssey
Sleep. Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I have no fear of death, Must be wonderful, like a long sleep. But let's face it: it's how you live that really counts. - Katharine Hepburn
Some people talk in their sleep. Lecturers talk while other people sleep. - Albert Camus

Actually, that goes back at least as far as Hesiod's Theogony (8th cent. BCE); Vergil got a lot from him.

By Erechtheides (not verified) on 29 Dec 2006 #permalink