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"I took a little celebrational nap." - Renata Adler

"There is always time for a nap." - Suzy Becker

"I got an extra hour's nap." - Bobby Jones

"It's better to crash into a nap than to nap into a crash." - Anonymous

"Remember: What dad really wants is a nap. Really." - Dave Barry

"Let's begin by taking a smallish nap or two." - A A Milne

"The most exciting thing either of us does is nap." - Suzanne Collins

"Take a nap Making the mountain water Pound the rice." - Kobayashi Issa

"With Great power comes great need to take a nap" - Nico

"Figure out what to do, then take a nap." - Adam Carolla

"I'm going to beat Alexis Davis then take a nap" - Ronda Rousey

"Bad news should be followed with soup. Then a nap." - Augusten Burroughs

"I definitely would rather take a nap than get angry." - Natasha Lyonne

"I take a two hour nap between 1PM and 3PM." - Yogi Berra

"It's hard to nap on Saturday or the weekends." - Scott Eastwood

"Sometimes you need to give dishes a nap." - Jose Andres Puerta

"When the going gets tough, the tough take a nap." - Tom Hodgkinson

"I have a hard time getting past the day without the nap, so the nap is a must." - Mohnish Pabrai

"What I recommend is this: after you've talked to everybody, go take a nap! Take a nap. Your body really needs to sleep. It's like washing your face. If you can't afford a three-hour nap, do a one-hour nap. If you can't afford a one-hour nap, do half an hour. If you can't afford half an hour, do fifteen minutes." - Sandra Cisneros

"I never take a nap after dinner but when I have had a bad night, and then the nap takes me." - Samuel Johnson

"I never take a nap after dinner but when I have had a bad night, and then the nap takes me." - Samuel Johnson

"It's hard to put into words. Gorillas are not complainers. We're dreamers, poets, philosophers, nap takers." - Katherine Applegate

"All life is a nap. The more naps you take the better." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I don't generally feel anything until noon, then it's time for my nap." - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"No day is so bad that it can not be fixed by a good nap." - Carrie Snow

"After listening to "Machine Gun" I have to take a nap." - Lenny Kravitz

"Some people, when desperate, retreat to pills or hard liquor. I nap." - Brock Clarke

"After practice, I would have to go back to the dorm and take a nap." - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"All dust is the same dust. Temporarily separated To go peacefully And enjoy the eternal nap." - Dejan Stojanovic

"Nap time would become a national pastime. A man needs his beauty rest!" - Si Robertson

"I don't generally feel anything until noon; then it's time for my nap." - Bob Hope

"A little girl is sugar and spice and everything nice - especially when she's taking a nap." - Anonymous

"No day is so bad it can't be fixed with a nap." - Carrie P. Snow

"My mantra is always, "Take a nap first, Matt! Then think." It's silly, but it works." - Matthew Moy

"A power nap, is when you sleep on someone who's weaker than you" - Demetri Martin

"I love being able to take a nap in the afternoon." - Edie Falco

"When you can't figure out what to do, it's time for a nap." - Mason Cooley

"Take a nap in a fireplace and you'll sleep like a log." - Ellen Degeneres

"With great power... comes great need to take a nap. Wake me up later." - Rick Riordan

"I eat really healthy, and if I'm tired, I take a nap." - Casper Van Dien

"I like to nap. I do like to sleep. Sometimes I sleep in between takes." - Jodie Foster

"Sometimes I try to take a nap before shows. That clears my head." - Louis C K

"Persevere. Plan. Strategize. Focus. Breathe. Write. Let go: relax. Forgive. All this failing: take a nap." - Mary Anne Radmacher

"After practice, I would have to go back to the dorm and take a nap." - Kareem Abduljabbar

"I usually take a two-hour nap from one to four." - Yogi Berra

"No day is so bad it can't be fixed with a nap." - Carrie Snow

"I totally take back all those times I didn't want to nap when I was younger. - T-SHIRT" - Darynda Jones

"I think they're going to force us to eat lots of cake and then take an unreasonably long nap." - Veronica Roth

"Set aside half an hour every day to do all your worrying; then take a nap during this period." - Anonymous

"...It had been a perfect nap - the sort a man runs into now and again by chance..." - Charles Finch

"Once upon a time, Sleeping Beauty decided to take a nap from which she would never wake up." - Rachel Cohn

"There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled." - Edward Lucas

"Nap time over. Gonna go be active. Do it people!!! In the end all you have is your health." - Scott Eastwood

"If you try to target a movie at kids, you end up with something that makes parents take a nap." - Lee Unkrich

"Everything becomes closer once you realize that the world is only as far away as a nap and a meal." - Feist

"There is no point at which you can say, Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap." - Carrie Fisher

"The more nervous you get, the more worried you get about something... Maybe you just need to take a nap." - Jeff Bridges

"There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled." - Ovid

"It was around 4 p.m. in the afternoon. I was just taking a nap. Luckily, my sister was home." - Sherman Austin

"I usually sleep ten to eight hours per night. I sometimes also have a nap in the afternoon." - Romain Grosjean

"There is no point at which you can say, 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'" - Carrie Fisher

"I can get moody sometimes when I wake up after a nap - I'm like a four-year-old." - Ed Westwick

"With two kids it's hard to find down time to write so I often write during their nap time." - Tori Spelling

"I catnap now and then, but I think while I nap, so it's not a waste of time." - Martha Stewart

"Laziness works. And the simple way to incorporate its health benefits into your life is simply to take a nap." - Tom Hodgkinson

"I don't feel old. I don't feel anything till noon. That's when it's time for my nap." - Bob Hope

"Hockey is the only job I know where you get paid to have a nap on the day of the game." - Chico Resch

"I'm beginning to appreciate the value of naps. Naps are wonderful, aren't they? Sometimes now I have to take a nap to get ready for bed." - Marsha Warfield

"Never let stress shape your strategy. Most women think better after a brisk walk, a light meal, a massage and a nap." - Barbara Taylor Bradford

"So I want to ask you a hypothetical question. My favorite kind. Next to rhetorical ones. I can nap equally well through either kind." - Orson Scott Card

"I try to nap through as much of it as possible. I didn't even know about my Christmas movie until this February." - Grumpy Cat

"It is well known that when Thomas A. Eddison was stymied by a problem, he would lie down and take a short nap." - Maxwell Maltz

"It is a poor reverie which invites a nap. One must even wonder whether, in this "failing asleep", the subconscious itself does not undergo a decline in being." - Gaston Bachelard

"I'm a morning person and a night person. So I have to be a nap person, or else I'm a tired person." - Jeri Smith-Ready

"Mahomet was taking his afternoon nap in his Paradise. An houri had rolled a cloud under his head, and he was snoring serenely near the fountain of Salsabil." - Ernest L'Epine

"But the muse wo' always cooperate and she will never be coerced. Sometimes she"d rather take a nap or see a mid-afternoon movie." - Jonathan Tropper

"Is that what death would feel like? The nicest, warmest, heaviest never-ending nap? If that's what it's like, I would' mind." - Gayle Forman

"But the muse won't always cooperate and she will never be coerced. Sometimes she'd rather take a nap or see a mid-afternoon movie." - Jonathan Tropper

"In your 50s, time becomes precious and must not be wasted. Every minute is an excellent opportunity for a good nap. Happy 50th birthday!" - Bill Cosby

"A nap, my friend, is a brief period of sleep which overtakes superannuated persons when they endeavor to entertain unwelcome visitors or to listen to scientific lectures." - George Bernard Shaw

"Yeah, I cut class...I got a D. Cause History meant nothing to me Except a definite nap. That's why I always sat in the back." - Mike G

"People who work hard often work too hard. ... May we learn to honor the hammock, the siesta, the nap and the pause in all its forms." - Alice Walker

"There are two ways to get rid of an anxiety monster,my friend-you either have a bath or a nap." - Andrew Kaufman

"Is that what death would feel like? The nicest, warmest, heaviest never-ending nap? If that's what it's like, I wouldn't mind." - Gayle Forman

"I think a nap or a rest overnight is great. But who needs three days of rest? Please! The second day, you might die." - Maya Angelou

"That's what you need for your writing - to learn how to be present, learn how to be calm. So take that nap, do that meditation." - Sandra Cisneros

"I don't have a power nap when I have training. I take it so I am fresh again for the next session." - Jurgen Klopp

"There are 16 year olds competing at the olympics and i still push on pull doors & struggle getting through the whole day without a nap." - Scott Eastwood

"Two things I dislike about my granddaughter - when she won't take her afternoon nap, and when she won't let me take mine." - Gene Perret

"A nap, my friend, is a brief period of sleep which overtakes superannuated persons when they endeavour to entertain unwelcome visitors or to listen to scientific lectures." - George Bernard Shaw

"The sun had long since in the lap Of Thetis taken out his nap, And, like a lobster boil'd, the morn From black to red began to turn." - Samuel Butler (poet)

"The emotional stakes a memoirist bets with could not be higher, and it's physically enervating. I nap on a daily basis like a cross-country trucker." - Mary Karr

"We have our share of accidents at nap time. However, the one thing we never do is shame the child, or use blaming words." - Jean Parker

"Sometimes, Manny is taking a nap, and you woke up the baby. There's not a better retaliation, something like that. Manny's one of the best at that." - Kevin Millar

"As an actor, if you want to while shooting, you can run back to your trailer and take a nap. But you cannot do that while directing." - Misha Collins

"I would go to work from 9 to 6, go home, nap for two hours, then write from 8 to 2 a.m." - Lena Dunham

"But the important thing is to lie down and fall asleep. That little nap means you wake up fresh again and can continue." - James Levine

"I remember lying down for a nap one day at about 4:00 and walking up at 11:00 the next morning." - April Winchell

"Sleep more at night. If it's allowed at work or home, take a nap in the afternoon. You'll be amazed at how much better you'll feel." - Ben Stein

"I spend all day in museums. I even eat my lunch in the museum, and I take a nap for one hour there." - John Gokongwei

"Tigerkit was nagging his mother. "Why can't I go out?" "You've just come in." "But it's a sunny day." "You need a nap." "I'm not tired." "You will be later." "I'll sleep then." "But you'll be grumpy all afternoon if you don't nap now." "No, I won't." "Yes, you will." - Erin Hunter

"Humans can't live in the present, like animals do. Humans are always thinking about the future or the past. So it's a veil of tears, man. I don't know anything that's going to benefit me now, except love. I just need an overwhelming amount of love. And a nap. Mostly a nap." - Townes Van Zandt

"Believe me, that nap is better than sitting there for three hours and nothing's coming. I've learned that even if I've slept nine hours and I just finished breakfast, if I feel sleepy when I'm in front of that computer, I'll take a nap. And it really does help." - Sandra Cisneros

"If you try to go for a big two-hour nap, you get groggy. You wanna just nap, like close your eyes a little bit and then just fall asleep for a little bit and then get up. Then be like, "okay, I'm up."" - Scott Eastwood

"It's about getting the kids up and fed, getting one to school, getting the other down for a nap, going to the grocery store, picking one up from school, getting the other one down for another nap, cooking dinner... I live my life at these two extremes. I'm either a full-time stay-at-home mom or a full-time actress." - Jennifer Garner

"I like a lot of things about yoga - its an intro to good music; with each good teacher you study with, you learn a lot about them personally; it's not just about specific technique or poses. I also like Shavasana - not too many exercise routines let you nap at the end of them. You don't see nap pods in CrossFit gyms." - Charles Michael Davis

"A nap is not to be confused with sleeping. We sleep to recharge our bodies. We nap to care for our souls. When we nap, we are resting our eyes while our imaginations soar. Getting ready for the next round. Sorting, sifting, separating the profound from the profane, the possible from the improbable. Rehearsing our acceptance speech for the Nobel Prize, our surprise on receiving the MacArthur genius award. This requires a prone position. If we're lucky, we might drift off, but we won't drift far. Just far enough to ransom our creativity from chaos." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"Life is not about warming yourself by the fire, life is about building the fire. And generosity is the match...If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap, but if you want happiness for a lifetime, help somebody." - Larry Lucchino

"If, on the other hand, happiness depends on a good breakfast, flowers in the yard, a drink or a nap, then we are more likely to live with quite a bit of happiness." - Andy Rooney

"Certainly, we do not need to be soothed and entertained always like children. He who resorts to the easy novel, because he is languid, does no better than if he took a nap." - Henry David Thoreau

"To have a child when you're older, it wrenches you up out of your nap and makes you look at things, you know, afresh. It forces the world on you. And I think it's a good thing." - Cormac Mccarthy

"I like to sleep about four or five really solid hours at night, and then sometimes take a nap in the afternoon or early evening after dinner. I love naps." - Dan Chaon

"The moment Aunt March took her nap, or was busy with company, Jo hurried to this quiet place, and curling herself up in the easy chair, devoured poetry, romance, history, travels, and pictures like a regular bookworm." - Louisa May Alcott

"I have a little dog who likes to nap with me. He climbs on my body and puts his face in my neck. He is sweeter than soap. He is more wonderful than a diamond necklace, which can't even bark..." - Mary Oliver

"Be a child again. Flirt. Giggle. Dip your cookies in your milk. Take a nap. Say you're sorry if you hurt someone. Chase a butterfly. Be a child again." - Max Lucado

"My eyes close. I am here and not here. A waking nap? A flight to the end of the galaxy and perhaps a couple of billion light-years beyond?" - Vikram Seth

"I've been playing on Christmas for the last 10, 11, 12 years. So just got to get up early with the babies, and give them their toys and try to get a nap in and just come to play." - Shaquille O'Neal

"Have you slept yet?' 'Sure. I took a power nap on the way over.' 'Didn't you drive there?' 'Yeah. Other drviers kept waking me up. Car horns should be illegal.' - Charley & Cookie" - Darynda Jones

"I built a studio in my house so I can be with my kids. I go out to my approval meetings [for my collection] while they nap, but at least I can sing [at home] while they sleep at night." - Jessica Simpson

"Avoid activities outdoor.If you like to take an afternoon nap sleep under bed net. So these are measures that can be done to minimize [the] chance of infection [with Zika virus]." - Margaret Chan

"Everything I know I learned from my cat: When you're hungry, eat. When you're tired, nap in a sunbeam. When you go to the vet's, pee on your owner." - Gary Smith

"Think what a better world it would be if we all - the whole world - had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down with our blankies for a nap." - Robert Fulghum

"The Sunflow'r, thinking 'twas for him foul shame To nap by daylight, strove t' excuse the blame; It was not sleep that made him nod, he said, But too great weight and largeness of his head." - Abraham Cowley

"There's less critical thinking going on in this country on a Main Street level - forget about the media - than ever before. We've never needed people to think more critically than now, and they've taken a big nap." - Alec Baldwin

"I wouldn't say I was grumpy. It's more pathological - I have seismic tantrums. I get red in the face and cry at least three times a week, and I have to lie down and have a nap afterwards." - Jenny Eclair

"My very first kiss happened when I was 6, underneath some desks during 'nap time', but my first real kiss happened when I was 15 in the parking lot at a Mexican food restaurant." - Armie Hammer

"I make myself lie down every afternoon; otherwise I'll be too exhausted by the night-time. If I can't nap, I'll watch a little bit of TV and just relax for two or three hours." - China Machado

"Homework is not an option. My bed is sending out serious nap rays. I can't help myself. The fluffy pillows and warm comforter are more powerful than I am. I have no choice but to snuggle under the covers." - Laurie Halse Anderson

"Finally, you get the job, and you think you'll be dancing on the ceiling, but I just wanted to go take a nap. It was just like a weight had been lifted off or something." - Josh Duhamel

"I like to keep myself physically and mentally fit before any important match. I usually take a short nap just before the game and do not practice immediately before the tournament." - Viswanathan Anand

"Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap." - Barbara Jordan

"I don't really think of time off as writing blocks. I think that's a western notion of demonizing inactivity. When your imagination decides it needs to take a nap. maybe that's what it needs to do." - Elliott Smith

"I feel alive, fit and active. I have no plans for retirement. My only concession to getting a little older is that I like to have a cat-nap in the afternoon. After that, I can push on through anything." - Olivia Newtonjohn

"I'm a fan of the power nap. About twice a week, I'll stretch out on a little couch in my office for 20 minutes. I don't need a wake-up call; I pop right up, feeling refreshed." - Tim Finchem

"When you're late in a fairy tale, people wind up dead. And not true-love's-kiss, glass-coffin-nap-time dead. Really dead, the kind of dead you don't recover from." - Mira Grant

"Bosses should sanction the nap rather than expect workers to power on all day without repose. They might even find that workers' happiness - or what management types refer to as 'employee satisfaction results' - might improve." - Tom Hodgkinson

"Surely, anyway, a working day of eight or nine hours which is not split by a nap is simply too much for a human being to take, day in, day out, and particularly so in hot weather." - Tom Hodgkinson

"I've been playing on Christmas for the last 10, 11, 12 years. So just got to get up early with the babies, and give them their toys and try to get a nap in and just come to play." - Shaquille Oneal

"They call me Freestyle Freddy and I'm always ready to rap. Even when I wake up from a nap. Economic devastation's kinda sweeping the nation. It's time for us to wake up and get an education." - Fredric Brandt

"Loki," I said. "Hey, Princess." He smiled dazedly as he looked up at me. "What's wrong?" "Nothing." I smiled and shook my head. "Not anymore." "What's this?" He took my hair and held it out so i could see. A curl near the front had gone completely silver. "I take a nap, and you go gray?" "You didn't take a nap." I laughed. "Don't you remember what happened?" He furrowed his brow, trying to remember, and understanding flashed in his eyes. "I remember..." Loki touched my face. "I remember that I love you." I bent down, kissing him full on the mouth, and he held me to him." - Amanda Hocking

"If you find a reluctancy to go into the presence of God, there may be unconfessed, unrepented sin in your life. Part of your quiet time is to get your heart clean and pure. Each of us needs to take ourselves by the nap of our necks and confess and repent before we come into God's holy presence to fellowship." - Adrian Rogers

"Alcohol is necessary for a man so that he can have a good opinion of himself, undisturbed be the facts. Finley Peter Dunne There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled." - Ovid

"But why didn't you just ask me?" I set down my fork and glare at her. "Because you were sleeping," She says, taking a sip if Chardonnay. "I was taking a nap, Mom. It wasn't intended to be some kind of Disney fairy-tale hundred-year snooze." - Alyson Noel

"What do you think they're going to do to us when they find us guilty?" she says after a few minutes of silence have passed. "Honestly?" "Does now seem like the time for honesty?" I look at her from the corner of my eye. "I think they're going to force us to eat lots of cake and then take an unreasonably long nap." - Veronica Roth

"We each get fifteen minutes before the Gamemakers to amaze them with our skills, but I don't know what any of us might have to show them. There's a lot of kidding about it at lunch. What we might do. Sing, dance, strip, tell jokes. Mags, who i can understand a little better now, decides she's just going to take a nap." - Suzanne Collins

"I remember being with a girlfriend who asked me to look over some chess openings with her. I instantly fell asleep. I found that I could always take a nap in any situation by just looking at some opening variation - my eyes would shut right away." - Pal Benko

"I have a sofa on which I never nap, big windows with an ocean view that I rarely see because I keep the pleated shades down at all times while working. I know I'm a potential slacker, so I don't tempt myself." - Dean Koontz

"While I have historically been a late worker, you know, sometimes I even like to get up early and see what's happened in the few hours of the night and then I often take a nap in the middle of the day just to sort of make up for stretching my day out." - Larry Wall

"It would be especially comforting to believe that I have the answer to the question, What happens when we die? Does the light just go out and that's that-the million-year nap? Or will some part of my personality, my me-ness, persist? What will that feel like? What will I do all day? Is there a place to plug in my laptop?" - Mary Roach

"Oh, Rusty, why did you let her in?" Angela said. "We could have just lain down on the floor until she went away. We could've had a nice floor nap." "Have you guys eaten?" Kami asked. "I'm starving." "Cooking is so much trouble," Rusty said mournfully. "You could order in," Kami suggested. "Delivery people are so annoying," Angela responded." - Sarah Rees Brennan



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