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"Even the good Homer is sometimes caught napping." - Horace

"Project Runway' was my guilty pleasure while my son was napping or nursing." - Debra Messing

"My mother buried three husbands, and two of them were just napping." - Rita Rudner

"Thinking very often resembles napping, but the intent is different. -Stephanie Plum" - Janet Evanovich

"No matter what happens, the U.S. Navy is not going to be caught napping." - Frank Knox

"'Project Runway' was my guilty pleasure while my son was napping or nursing." - Debra Messing

"I like to do 'Garfield Mondays': lasagna and napping in a box." - Chris Pratt

"My mother buried three husbands - and two of them were only napping." - Rita Rudner

"My grandmother was a very tough woman. She buried three husbands and two of them were just napping." - Rita Rudner

"My mother's mother is a very tough cookie. She buried three husbands. Two of them were just napping." - Rita Rudner

"Too many of my Senate colleagues overdid it. They stayed on too long - napping through committee hearings when they should have packed up and gone home." - Leverett Saltonstall

"I only date college guys." "You do' know any college guys," Kami pointed out. Angela's gaze went to Kami, and she smiled. "Which leaves me with more time for napping." - Sarah Rees Brennan

"Uncontrolled or covert napping, however, is still probably very common. One need only move through a building surreptitiously and peek at people to find some subset of sleep at any given time." - David F. Dinges

"I only date college guys." "You don't know any college guys," Kami pointed out. Angela's gaze went to Kami, and she smiled. "Which leaves me with more time for napping." - Sarah Rees Brennan

"I always see these landscapes in my dreams, and feel happy. I desperately try to transform these dreams into artwork, so that even while napping, I construct and reconstruct various images." - Yayoi Kusama

"Most important, though, I had to wait until I found the perfect traveling/eating/drinking/napping companion. And I did finally find him, two years ago - my Brazilian-born, French-speaking, wine-worshipping, tripe-consuming, uncomplaining traveler of a sweetheart." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"Short naps are good. Given modern workplace demands, this is not possible for many people - but if you have the option, try napping for ten to twenty minutes in the afternoon, preferably lying down in a darkened room." - Andrew Weil

"You have to be very clear with yourself about how you're going to spend your time. When a child is at school or napping, you need to realize that this is your writing time and you don't spend it surfing the Internet or reading." - Elizabeth Hoyt

"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore-While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As if some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. "'Tis some visitor," I muttered, "tapping at my chamber door-Only this and nothing more." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Napping is too luxurious, too sybaritic, too unproductive, and it's free; pleasures for which we don't pay make us anxious. Besides, it seems to be a natural inclination. ... Fighting off natural inclinations is a major Puritan virtue, and nothing that feels that good can be respectable." - Barbara Holland

"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore, While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of someone gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore, While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door." - Edgar Allan Poe

"I don't think I was awake for much of my childhood. I did a lot of napping. This might have been a defensive measure against encroaching depression. Until about the age of eleven or twelve, I had zero interests other than trying to steal gumballs from supermarket gumball machines." - Michael Ian Black

"After decades spent in rewrite rooms surrounded by other shouting writers, I discovered that I work best alone. I like being in charge of my time, working out the problems according to my own rhythms and being able to nap. That's a big one, the napping on demand!" - Maria Semple

"Since so many people these days don't seem to start their families until around age forty, I predict there will be less child beating, but more slipped disks from lifting babies out of cribs. Even the father of advanced age who's not inclined to spare the rod is likely to suffer more than his victim: The first punch he throws might well be the last straw for his rotator cuff, reducing his disciplinary options to mere verbal abuse and napping." - Sarah Silverman

"The brain has an attentional mode called the "mind wandering mode" that was only recently identified. This is when thoughts move seamlessly from one to another, often to unrelated thoughts, without you controlling where they go. This brain state acts as a neural reset button, allowing us to come back to our work with a refreshed perspective. Different people find they enter this mode in different ways: reading, a walk in nature, looking at art, meditating, and napping. A 15-minute nap can produce the equivalent of a 10-point boost in IQ." - Daniel Levitin



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