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Quotations on Insomnia

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In its early stages, insomnia is almost an oasis in which those who have to think or suffer darkly take refuge.

~ Colette

Sleeplessness is a desert without vegetation or inhabitants.

~ Jessamyn West

A ruffled mind makes a restless pillow.

~ Charlotte Brontė

How do people go to sleep? I'm afraid I've lost the knack. I might try busting myself smartly over the temple with the night-light. I might repeat to myself, slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound; if I can remember any of the damn things.

~ Dorothy Parker

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