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bedtime Quotes

31 of the best book quotes about bedtime
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On Christmas eve, many years ago, I lay quietly in my bed. I did not rustle the sheets. I breathed slowly and silently. I was listening for a sound—a sound a friend had told me I’d never hear—the ringing bells of Santa’s sleigh.
Chris Van Allsburg
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The Polar Express
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“Goodnight stars Goodnight air Goodnight noises everywhere”
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“And goodnight to the old lady whispering ‘hush’”
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“A picture of- the cow jumping over the moon And there were three little bears sitting on chairs”
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“It is one of life’s bitterest truths that bedtime so often arrives just when things are really getting interesting.
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“So you’ll read to him from one of your books, and he’ll ask to see the pictures. When he looks at the pictures, he’ll get so excited he’ll want to draw one of his own.”
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“You’ll have to fix up a little box for him with a blanket and a pillow. He’ll crawl in, make himself comfortable and fluff the pillow a few times. He’ll probably ask you to read him a story.”
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″ A is out of bed, and this is what he said: ‘Dare double dare, you can’t catch me. I’ll beat you to the top of the coconut tree.’ ”
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“llama llama red pajama reads a story with his mama.”
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“Llama llama red pajama gets two kissed from his mama, snuggles pillow soft and deep...”
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“Llama llama red pajama in the dark without his mama. Eyes wide open, covers drawn...What if Mama Llama’s gone?”
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“Mama isn’t coming yet. Baby Llama starts to fret.”
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“Baby Llama, what a tizzy! Sometimes Mama’s very busy.”
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“Baby Llama goes to sleep.”
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“Shut the door. Back upstairs. Into the bedroom. Into bed. Under the covers.”
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“Angelina was so busy dancing at Miss Lilly’s that she didn’t need to dance at suppertime or bedtime or on the way to school anymore.”
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“Little Nutbrown Hare, who was going to bed, held on tight to Big Nutbrown Hare’s very long ears. He wanted to be sure that Big Nutbrown Hare was listening.”
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“Big Nutbrown Hare settled Little Nutbrown Hare into his bed of leaves. He leaned over and kissed him goodnight.”
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“It was late one winter night, long past my bedtime, when Pa and I went owling. There was no wind. The trees stood still as giant statues. And the moon was so bright the sky seemed to shine.”
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“It’s getting late, after all, we have a morning bus to catch.”
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“And the Bad Baby went to bed.”
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“I’m going to bed now, Lovis! Not to sleep. But to think and to curse, and woe better anyone who disturbs me!”
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“I’m sure you’ll find that this babysitter will be very nice. Now get along into your baths and I’ll come and tuck you up before we go out.”
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“ ‘The children are just getting into their beds. They sleep in bunk beds, ‘ she explained, and so they did. Two to a bed, head to tail, stacked five beds high.”
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“Morris held open his bag. Everybody disappeared at once. Then he zoomed and mixed and beautified until bedtime.”
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“She took a good look at him. There was no giant. It was just the chair and her bathrobe. So she went to bed again.”
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“There were so many giants and tigers and scary and exciting things before, that I am pretty tired now. That is just a moth, and he is only doing his job, the same as the wind. His job is bumping and thumping and my job is to sleep.”
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“She closed her eyes, but she still could not sleep. So she began to sing a little song about the alphabet. She made it up as she went along.”
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″ ‘Carry me to my room, Father,’ said Frances. ‘All right,’ said Father. ‘Piggyback,’ said Frances. So Father carried her piggyback to her room.”
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“She jumped out of bed and went to tell Mother and Father. When she got to their door, she thought about it some more and decided not to tell them. She went back to her room.”
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“Frances told her teddy bear to watch. They took turns for a while. Then Frances got tired of it and let Teddy do all the watching.”

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