Early hours quotes:

  • Men find it difficult because I've got so much energy and hardly sleep at night, only four or five hours. I wake up in the early hours and potter around. -- Susannah York
  • Democracy means that if the doorbell rings in the early hours, it is likely to be the milkman. -- Winston Churchill
  • To those who feel defeated and downtrodden, look to the early hours of the day for your rescue...Shadows of yesterday's grief melt in the rays of early morn's opportunity. -- Russell M. Nelson
  • As a rule, dictatorships guarantee safe streets and terror of the doorbell. In democracy the streets may be unsafe after dark, but the most likely visitor in the early hours will be the milkman. -- Adam Michnik
  • Many years ago, when I lived in the mini-Siberia they call East Anglia, I was awakened in the early hours by the sound of a pantechnicon being loaded. Peeping through the curtains, I observed the grocer doing a runner with all his chattels and his family. -- Clive Sinclair
  • She didn't see him watching as he played, having no idea that Hans Hubermann's accordion was a story. In the times ahead, that story would arrive at 33 Himmel Street in the early hours of morning, wearing ruffled shoulders and a shivering jacket. It would carry a suitcase, a book, and two questions. A story. Story after story. Story within story. -- Markus Zusak
  • We stayed huddled that way until the early hours of the morning. The shootings and explosions had lasted less than an hour, but they had frightened us badly, because none of us had ever heard gunshots in the streets. They were foreign sounds to us then. The generation of Afghan children whose ears would know nothing but the sounds of bombs and gunfire was not yet born... -- Khaled Hosseini
  • I get up every morning early, when the sky is red, and write for 10 hours. -- Isabel Allende
  • I have finally perfected my signature. It took hours of practicing... I decided early on just to write Pippa, not Middleton. -- Pippa Middleton
  • I was an excellent student before I left school. But I graduated early so that I could work longer hours on '90210.' -- Jennie Garth
  • Two hours on television just doesn't automatically happen. I'm up early, I'm reading newspapers online, talking to my staff, coming up with ideas. -- Wolf Blitzer
  • I get into lab early and leave a bit early, too. So I like to have an hour or two before everybody comes in. -- John Gurdon
  • That studies have shown that more people are getting up earlier, they're getting their news earlier. They're getting less sleep, getting up at earlier hours. -- Katie Couric
  • I don't have maids or servants, and my husband and I love waking up early and going to the 24-hour supermarket when there is nobody else there. -- Dolly Parton
  • The soldiers' last meal is generally served out about five o'clock in the afternoon, sometimes earlier; and a stretch of fourteen hours intervenes between then and breakfast. -- Patrick MacGill
  • In today's world, new infections and diseases can spread across the country and even across the world in a matter of days, or even hours, making early detection critical. -- John Linder
  • I wake up early in the morning and walk for an hour. If I have something to write, I prefer to write in the morning until midday, and in the afternoon, I eat. -- Naguib Mahfouz
  • I get up early in the morning, 4 o'clock, and I sit at my desk and what I do is just dream. After three or four hours, that's enough. In the afternoon, I run. -- Haruki Murakami
  • All we can do when we think of kids today is think of more hours of school, earlier age at the computer, and curfews. Who would want to grow up in that world? -- James Hillman
  • I had, early in life, a love for staging, but it is fast dying out. Nine hours over a rough road are enough to root out the most passionate love of that kind. -- Maria Mitchell
  • He would use amphetamines to stay awake because he would have late night maneuvers that would go way into the early morning hours and he was given pills to stay up for the long hours. -- Priscilla Presley
  • If there's a deadline, I work late. If not, I like to have normal hours, and get up early and work. When things are going well, I hate to quit. And then I'll work 'till exhausted. -- Dave Brubeck
  • I used to work very long hours. Then I started to realize that the stuff that I was writing in the late afternoons, I was generally throwing out. So I quit earlier than I used to. -- Robert Caro
  • When I am working it is up early and coffee and 15 hours of being on the set. When I am not working, it is up late and coffee, golf or softball and hopefully a ball game on the television. -- Mackenzie Astin
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  • I believe you should find at least two hours of every day to spend doing the things that make you happy and relieve stress. I try to wake up a little early so I have an hour to work out and try to allow at least an hour a day to hang with friends. -- Jill Wagner
  • Go to bed early and wake up early. The morning hours are good. -- Jeff Bezos
  • I like to get everything done during the early morning hours and the early part of the day. -- Sune Rose Wagner
  • There is an association between the number of hours that the television is on at home and early childhood aggression. -- Catherine Taylor
  • I have finally perfected my signature. It took hours of practicing I decided early on just to write Pippa, not Middleton. -- Pippa Middleton
  • I was an excellent student before I left school. But I graduated early so that I could work longer hours on '90210. -- Jennie Garth
  • I treasure my mornings. I get up early and ignore everything work-related for the first few hours. It's just me and my coffee addiction. -- Rachael Yamagata
  • And let these altars, wreathed with flowers And piled with fruits, awake again Thanksgivings for the golden hours, The early and the latter rain! -- John Greenleaf Whittier
  • The book [ One Thousand Gifts] took just over a year to write, on the fringe hours, early and late, around home educating 6 kids and farming and blogging. -- Ann Voskamp
  • Triumphant hours are the Lark's Who circles skywards from his home each day: World's early riser, with bubbling golden song, Towards the firmament, guardian of April's gate. -- Dafydd ap Gwilym
  • We have to wake up early and make songs everyday. I run my record label. You work at hours where your body isn't designed to work. But it's fun. -- A-Trak