Quotes of Beds

  1. We could not guard every water pipeline from being blown up and every tree from being uprooted. We could not prevent every murder of a worker in an orchard or a family in their beds – Moshe Dayan
  2. In the beds which the piety of the public has prepared on every side, stricken men await the verdict of fate. – Georges Duhamel
  3. God did not intend the human family to be wafted to heaven on flowery beds of ease. – Frank Knox
  4. The trip I made to Angola to study the prehistoric contents of the gravel beds as a means of deciding the age of the deposits and their economic potential was the first time prehistory had ever been used for such a purpose. – Louis Leakey
  5. My bed is actually two king beds put together. – Cindy Margolis
  6. In the morning he was lying dead on one of the beds fully clothed. He was dead. I got the impression he wanted to go, and I must have killed him. I can't remember strangling him. I just sat there shocked. – Dennis Nilsen
  7. People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf. – George Orwell
  8. We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm. – George Orwell
  9. And he repents in thorns that sleeps in beds of roses. – Francis Quarles
  10. Some astronauts sleep in sort of beds compartments that you can open up and crawl into and then close up, almost like a little bedroom. – Sally Ride
  11. I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds – Joan Rivers
  12. There are pastors who won't go to people's sick beds How can people of God turn their back on the sick, poor and hungry? – James Robinson

Usage examples for Beds

  1. We lay all in several beds in the same room, and W. Joyce full of his impertinent tricks and talk, which then made us merry, as any other fool would have done. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. No great damage had been done, but the sound and the shock had terrified the wounded in their beds – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  3. The floor seems sound, and if there's plenty of moss on the trees, we can make up comfortable beds – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  4. And there was supper to get and beds to make! – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  5. But at first sight Laura had eyes only for the familiar object that stood at the foot of one of the beds – The Getting of Wisdom by Henry Handel Richardson
  6. The beds are clean and they are dry. – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  7. Now, what is to be done about the beds – Rossmoyne by Unknown
  8. We have three beds here." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  9. The air was sharp, beds still warm- whose business was it? – Little Novels of Italy Madonna Of The Peach-Tree, Ippolita In The Hills, The Duchess Of Nona, Messer Cino And The Live Coal, The Judgment Of Borso by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  10. I went to visit the sick, to comfort them, to make their beds – The Autobiography of Madame Guyon by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
  11. The longer I live the more I want to get away from houses, tables, beds and chairs. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  12. Some there were, doubtless, who uttered it with a little shudder as they turned in their beds but said and did nothing more. – The Thorogood Family by R.M. Ballantyne
  13. The beds nearly touched each other. – Christopher and Columbus by Countess Elizabeth Von Arnim
  14. I often say to my wife and daughter: 'You'll see- the day will come when you will have to make your own beds – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  15. From two small beds we have raised during the past eight years twice as much as we could use, and at the cost of very little trouble either in planting or cultivation. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe
  16. We had good home made clothes and good beds – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  17. You gents want beds – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  18. I should think they'd call 'em Morphy beds – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  19. The sleeping Frenchmen started from their beds in terror. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. One sees her making beds all day. – Georgian Poetry 1920-22 by Various

Rhymes for Beds

  • threads, breads, sheds, heads, weds, sleds, spreads, dreads, shreds, edds, treads, reds, feds, keds;
  • embeds, purebreds, redheads;
  • thoroughbreds;