Up All Night Quotes by Tom Van Vleck, Jodi Picoult, Lorrie Moore, Jim Carrey, Kurt Vile, Dave Barry and many others.
Real programmers don’t work from 9 to 5. If any real programmers are around at 9am it’s because they were up all night.
I love getting fan mail. Often, as a writer, you never know what your readers think of a book… you get critical reviews and sales figures, but none of that is the same as knowing you’ve made a person stay up all night reading, or helped them have a good cry, or really touched their life.
To write a short story, you have to be able to stay up all night.
I’m a hard guy to live with. I’m like a caged animal. I’m up all night walking around the living room. It’s hard for me to come down from what I do.
I was used to hanging out late after playing a gig – you mix adrenaline with alcohol and you can stay up all night.
Basically Ken is a very gentle, home-loving person. I remember when one of his stick insects had a knee infection. He stayed up all night rubbing it with germoline and banging its head on the table.
There are those who say that life is like a book, with chapters for each event in your life and a limited number of pages on which you can spend your time. But I prefer to think that a book is like a life, particularly a good one, which is well to worth staying up all night to finish.
Srila Prabhupada has already had an amazing effect on the world. There’s no way of measuring it. One day I just realized, “God, this man is amazing!” He would sit up all night translating Sanskrit into English, putting in glossaries to make sure everyone understands it, and yet he never came off as someone above you.
Paolo Uccello’s wife told people that Paolo used to stay up all night in his study trying to work out the vanishing points of his perspective. When she called him to come to bed, he would say “Oh what a lovely thing this perspective is!”
I don’t have any time to stay up all night worrying about what someone who doesn’t love me has to say about me.
I remember watching Soulja Boy on YouTube over and over again to prepare for it. For the first one, I was up all night in my kitchen, practicing the dance, because I knew I had to dance with Timberlake and that guy can dance.
I used to stay up all night playing ‘Resident Evil 2,’ and it wouldn’t stop until the sun came up. Then I’d walk outside at dawn’s first light, looking at the empty streets of London, and it was like life imitating art. It felt like I’d stepped into an actual zombie apocalypse.
If you are a student you should always get a good nights sleep unless you have come to the good part of your book, and then you should stay up all night and let your schoolwork fall by the wayside, a phrase which means ‘flunk’.
The first song I sent over was Up All Night. People say that sounds like Angels on a Blink record. Well, no – that’s just me!
Sitting up all night would be pointless if somebody you loved wasn’t sitting up with you, picking out music to play and helping you kill the bourbon. Walking by yourself in the rain is for college kids who think loneliness makes poets.
People in LA seem to have no concept of the time outside of their city. I’ve been trained for thirty years in the film industry of having whether its agents, lawyers, actors, or whoever calling up all night.
There are few overnight successes and many up-all-night successes.