As the sun sets, it’s time to say goodnight. These 70 inspiring good night quotes will help you drift off to sleep with a smile on your face. From funny good night quotes to sweet messages, there’s something for everyone here. So why not take a look and share one with a loved one before bed tonight?

Beautiful Good Night Quotes

  • Life begins at night. – Charlaine Harris, Dead Until Dark
  • Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn. – Mahatma Gandhi
  • Goodnight. Sleep awaits those of us who dare to dream. – Anthony T. Hincks
  • As the night gets dark, let your worries fade. Sleep peacefully knowing you’ve done all you can do for today. – Roald Dahl
  • Goodnight. Let the stars light the way to where your dreams can be found awaiting your arrival. – Anthony T. Hincks
  • Before you fall asleep every day, say something positive to yourself. – Enid Bagnold
  • Day is over, night has come. Today is gone, what’s done is done. Embrace your dreams, through the night. Tomorrow comes with a whole new light. – George Orwell
  • Sleep is the best meditation. – Dalai Lama
  • Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer.  – Maya Angelou
  • Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep. – Mahatma Gandhi
  • When I go to bed and cannot sleep, I don’t waste time by counting sheep; I count all my blessings, one by one. – Eldred Herbert.
  • As you lay down to sleep, focus your thoughts on the good of the day. Tomorrow is another day to start afresh. – Catherine Pulsifer
  • To all, to each, a fair good-night, And pleasant dreams and slumbers light. – Sir Walter Scott.
  • I wish for you a goodnight of sleep, sweet dreams, and a smiling morning.- Debasish Mridha
  •  Good night. May you fall asleep in the arms of a dream, so beautiful, you’ll cry when you awake. – Michael Faudet
  • End the day with gratitude. There is someone, somewhere that has less than you. – Zig Ziglar
  • Always end the day with a positive thought. Sending you this wish to help you smile before you rest your eyes. Good night. – Unknown.
  • Some nights are made for torture, or reflection, or the savoring of loneliness. – Poppy Z. Brite
  • Early to bed and early to rise make a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. – Benjamin Franklin.
  • I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night. – Sarah Williams
  • The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night’s sleep. – E. Joseph Cossman

Goodnight quotes


  • Good night now, and rest. Today was a test, You passed it, you’re past it. Now breathe till unstressed. – Lin Manuel Miranda

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Inspirational Good Night Quotes

  • Life is full of new beginnings, and a new day tomorrow brings, sleep well. – Catherine Pulsifer
  • Before you fall asleep every day, say something positive to yourself. – Enid Bagnold
  • As I have discovered, what you feed your mind in the day will affect your quality of sleep at night. – Yvonne Haughton
  • Every night, under the same sky and stars, probably since the emergence of humankind, people around the world have been wishing one another a good night. – Efrat Shoham
  • Here is to hoping that angels will guard you while you dream and the gentle breezes of the night will keep you cool. – Author Unknown
  • Night is the wonderful opportunity to take rest, to forgive, to smile, to get ready for all the battles that you have to fight tomorrow. – Allen Ginsberg
  • Sleep is the best time to repair, but it’s hard to get a good night’s rest when we don’t dial the inner chatter down. – Kris Carr
  • The moon will guide you through the night with her brightness, but she will always dwell in the darkness, in order to be seen. – Shannon L. Alder
  • The day is over, it’s time for rest. Sleep well my dear you gave it your best. Tomorrow comes, oh so soon, close your eyes and awake before noon. – Catherine Pulsifer
  • Fear can keep us up all night long but faith makes one fine pillow. – Philip Gulley
  • Good night, slept tight, awake full of joy at the morning light. – Theodore Higgingsworth
  • As you end this day, before you sleep, remember to count your blessings, not your troubles. – Catherine Pulsifer
  • Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow. – William Shakespeare
  • The longest way must have its close – the gloomiest night will wear on to a morning. – Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • The day is over and the night has covered the sky. Today is done and gone away, allowing you to embrace your dreams. – Unknown
  • This is the end of the day, but soon there will be a new day.” – Bernard Williams
  • Always end the day with a positive thought. No matter how hard things were, tomorrow’s a fresh opportunity to make it better. – Harry Dean Stanton
  • The sea will grant each man new hope, and sleep will bring dreams of home. – Christopher Columbus
  • Night is always darker before the dawn and life is the same, the hard times will pass, everything will get better and sun will shine brighter than ever. – Ernest Hemingway


  • Don’t fight with the pillow, but lay down your head and kick every worriment out of the bed. – Edward Vance Cooke

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Good Night Quotes for Her

  • Sleep, my Bella, dream happy dreams, you are the only one who has ever touched my heart, it will forever be yours. – Edward Cullen
  • Love is one of the simplest feelings. All I dream about is capturing your heart each night. You already have my heart. – Unknown
  • I love that you are the last person I want to talk to before I go to sleep at night. – When Harry Met Sally
  • The day is busy enough to keep me occupied. In the quiet of the night, I begin to really miss you. – Unknown
  • For thousands of nights, I dreamed of making love to you. No man on Earth has ever hated sunrise as I do. – Again the Magic
  • All I wish is that the nights when we are together would never end. When we are apart, I cannot bear it. Good night, my love. – Unknown
  • Night has come. It is time for you to sleep, my love, so we can be happy tomorrow as we usually are. – Ambika 
  • The time between good night to good morning, all poetries are mentioned by her with his love and their good memories. – Vaishal Sheth
  • Every night, I think of you before bed with the hopes of having you in my dreams. – Unknown
  • Goodnight, goodnight. The time has come to close your eyes. Everything needs rest to be their best. Tomorrow will be here in the blink of an eye and a shake of a dog’s tail. – Unknown
  • Goodnight. Let the stars light the way to where your dreams can be found awaiting your arrival. – Anthony T. Hincks
  • And I start sleeping and dreaming and I think I’ll dream about you, all through the night. – John Mayer
  • My night has become a sunny dawn because of you. – Ibn Abbad

Sweet dreams quotes

  • I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you. ― Roy Orbison


Good Night Messages

  • This is the end of the day, but soon there will be a new day. Keep your spirits up because there are always more chances.
  • Maybe one day we can share a bed again and wake up in each other’s arms. Until then, I hope you have sweet dreams and that our love will keep you warm through the night.
  • Sleep tight, my love. I hope you have sweet dreams of us together.
  • No matter how far you are… you are always in my thoughts! Good night.
  • Goodnight to one of the most special people in my life! I cherish our friendship deeply.
  • May your slumber be peaceful and dream-filled.
  • I wish you all the best tonight, friend. May your dreams be filled with happiness and joy.
  • I’ll be thinking of you as I drift off to sleep tonight, friend. Have a peaceful night.
  • Good night, friend! I hope you have a restful sleep and sweet dreams.
  • I hope that the angels watch over you tonight and keep you safe in their wings.
  • Sweet dreams, my love. I’ll be dreaming of you.
  • Rest well, my friend. You’ve had a long day.
  • Each hour is crawling by like years. I cannot wait to be in your arms again tomorrow. Good night my love.

Good night messages

  • Close your eyes, take a deep breath, and have a sweet dream. Good night!

Final Thoughts

As you go to bed, take some time to reflect on the good night quotes that resonated with you most. Let their wisdom and beauty sink in, and allow them to fill your heart with peace as you drift off to sleep. Sweet dreams! Good night!

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