In the Morning Mountains, in the Evening Fountains…

By | September 14, 2008

Quotations about Mornings

If you’re going to do something tonight that you’ll be sorry for tomorrow morning, sleep late. ~ Henny Youngman

Early morning cheerfulness can be extremely obnoxious. ~ William Feather

It is early, early morning. It’s that time when it’s still dark but you know the day is coming. Blue is bleeding through black. Stars are dying. ~ Markus Zusak

Morning is the fresh page of nature. ~ Edward Counsel

The sun has not caught me in bed in fifty years. ~ Thomas Jefferson

The older generation thought nothing of getting up at five every morning — and the younger generation doesn’t think much of it either. ~ John J. Welsh

blessedness of this, either to the body or to the soul. ~Sarah Smiley

You can only come to the morning through the shadows. ~ J.R.R. Tolkien

It is in the early morning hour that the unseen is seen, and that the far-off beauty and glory, vanquishing all their vagueness, move down upon us till they stand clear as crystal close over against the soul. ~ Sarah Smiley

Most people do not consider dawn to be an attractive experience — unless they are still up. ~ Ellen Goodman

There is no hope for a civilization which starts each day to the sound of an alarm clock. ~ Unknown

The town was glad with morning light; places that had shown ugly and distrustful all night long, now wore a smile; and sparkling sunbeams dancing on chamber windows, and twinkling through blind and curtain before sleepers’ eyes, shed light even into dreams, and chased away the shadows of the night. ~ Charles Dickens

Never work before breakfast; if you have to work before breakfast, eat your breakfast first. ~ Josh Billings

Not the day only, but all things have their morning. ~ French Proverb

Morning … ’tis Nature’s gayest hour! ~ Sarah Josepha Hale

The mind is found most acute and most uneasy in the morning. Uneasiness is, indeed, a species of sagacity — a passive sagacity. Fools are never uneasy. ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Put yourself in competition with yourself each day. Each morning look back upon your work of yesterday and then try to beat it. ~ Charles M. Sheldon

Early morning does not mince words. ~ John Galsworthy

The sky rejoices in the morning’s birth. ~ William Wordsworth

The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep. ~ Rumi

Be pleasant until ten o’clock in the morning and the rest of the day will take care of itself. ~ Elbert Hubbard

The sun is but a morning star. ~ Henry David Thoreau

Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have. ~ Daniel Handler

I’d like mornings better if they started later. ~ Unknown

Lose an hour in the morning, and you will be all day hunting for it. ~ Richard Whately

Do you know what the greatest test is? Do you still get excited about what you do when you get up in the morning? ~ David Halberstam

Morning is wonderful. Its only drawback is that it comes at such an inconvenient time of day. ~ Glen Cook

Sadness flies on the wings of the morning and out of the heart of darkness comes the light. ~ Jean Giraudoux

The light of morning decomposes everything. ~ Haruki Murakami

Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, with charm of earliest birds. ~ John Milton

The first hour of the morning is the rudder of the day. It is a blessed baptism which gives the first waking thoughts into the bosom of God. ~ Henry Ward Beecher

Morning can always be counted on to bring us back to a more realistic level. ~ Tennessee Williams

No man knows till he has suffered from the night how sweet and dear to his heart and eye the morning can be. ~ Bram Stoker

The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at seven-thirty in the morning feeling just plain terrible. ~Jean Kerr

Charles Sheldon quotation about morning

Charles Sheldon bio-crad

Walk with your whole body



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