Nap Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old nap quotes, nap sayings, and nap proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


When the going gets tough, the tough take a nap.

Tom Hodgkinson

The nap is mightier than the sword.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

Take a nap in a fireplace and you'll sleep like a log.     

Ellen DeGeneres

Naps are nature’s way of reminding you that life is nice – like a beautiful, softly swinging hammock strung between birth and infinity.

Peggy Noonan

A power nap is when you sleep on someone who's weaker than you.

Demetri Martin

A napper lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never naps lives only one.

George R.R. Martin

Naps beyond measure are man's greatest treasure.

Ravenclaw House Motto

If you love naps, don't waste naps, for naps are what life is made of.     

Bruce Lee

Always nap when you can. It is cheap medicine.

Lord Byron

All life is a nap. The more naps you take the better.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson