Top 100 Three O'clock Quotes

#1. A slight concussion of the brain simplifies matters so beautifully.
("Three O'Clock")

Cornell Woolrich

Three O'clock Quotes #1563487
#2. Three o'clock. Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do. An odd moment in the afternoon.

Jean-Paul Sartre

Three O'clock Quotes #1208669
#3. Hope erodes slowly, over time, until you wake up one night at three o'clock in the morning and realize: I am not meant for that kind of thing.

Laura Zigman

Three O'clock Quotes #1223543
#4. I was born on the 5th April 1942. On Good Friday. Round about crucifixion time. Archbishop Ussher, a man for dates, who calculated that the world began on September 27th 4004 BC, says the crucifixion took place at three o'clock in the afternoon on Good Friday in the year 33 AD. I was right on time.

Peter Greenaway

Three O'clock Quotes #1224249
#5. No one is on this road, she thought. No one but us. Everyone knows this isn't the place to be at three o'clock on a summer afternoon. Everyone but us.

V.S. Kemanis

Three O'clock Quotes #1362108
#6. of life she'd seen during the wee hours was an orange tabby that showed up every morning around three o' clock. It would dig through

Ernie Lindsey

Three O'clock Quotes #1398063
#7. Mere humans who root through their refrigerators at three o'clock in the morning can only produce writing that matches what they do. And that includes me.

Haruki Murakami

Three O'clock Quotes #1415528
#8. When the doorbell rings at three o'clock in the morning its never good news

Anthony Horowitz

Three O'clock Quotes #1444600
#9. Blues purists never cared for me. I don't worry about it. I think if it this way: When I made 'Three O' Clock Blues,' they were not there. The people out there made the tune. And blues purists just wrote about it. The people is who I'm trying to satisfy.

B.B. King

Three O'clock Quotes #1552726
#10. Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do.

Jean-Paul Sartre

Three O'clock Quotes #1554060
#11. We've seen with this president, experience matters. When that phone call comes at three o'clock in the morning, I will be up and ready for the call because I will know what's going on in the world around us.

Rick Santorum

Three O'clock Quotes #12772
#12. Ladies bathed before noon, after their three o'clock naps, and by nightfall were like soft teacakes with frostings of sweat and sweet talcum.

Harper Lee

Three O'clock Quotes #1567830
#13. Since I stopped drinking my love life has taken a really serious hit. Romantic encounters that seemed like a really good idea at three o'clock in the morning on the Lower East Side? Less so in sobriety.


Three O'clock Quotes #1665600
#14. We have to have genius creative thoughts precisely four times a year and on exact dates. I actually write them on my calendar. I write, 'Friday, Nov. 8. Three o'clock. Have a genius creative idea.'

Tom Ford

Three O'clock Quotes #1700476
#15. It was almost three o'clock, the most stagnant hour in the day or night.

Carson McCullers

Three O'clock Quotes #1723046
#16. The three-o'-clock in the morning courage, which Bonaparte thought was the rarest.

Henry David Thoreau

Three O'clock Quotes #1783493
#17. Saturday, three o'clock, I confirmed as he turned and walked away. I don't think it would be exaggerating much to say that my feet didn't touch the ground the whole way home.

Amy Plum

Three O'clock Quotes #1797896
#18. The mornings themselves were becoming bad now as I wandered
about lethargic, following my synthetic sleep, but afternoons were
still the worst, beginning at about three o'clock, when I'd feel the
horror, like some poisonous fog bank roll in upon my mind, forcing me
into bed.

William Styron

Three O'clock Quotes #1871641
#19. Don't let a three-o'clock-at-night feeling fog your soul.

L.M. Montgomery

Three O'clock Quotes #5865
#20. D'Artagnan ran home immediately, and although it was three o'clock in the morning and he had some of the worst quarters of Paris to traverse, he met with no misadventure. Everyone knows that drunkards and lovers have a protecting deity.

Alexandre Dumas

Three O'clock Quotes #1138086
#21. When I go out clubbing I can dance 'til three o'clock in the morning with just a water bottle in my hand. I love dancing to anything with a good beat really. My favorite song to dance to at the moment is probably Drake's 'Best I Ever Had.'

Jordin Sparks

Three O'clock Quotes #1207591
#22. Well, it's hard to stumble And land in some muddy lagoon When it's nine below zero And three o'clock in the afternoon.

Bob Dylan

Three O'clock Quotes #67908
#23. According to her watch it was shortly after three o'clock, and according to everything else it was night-time.

Douglas Adams

Three O'clock Quotes #178969
#24. It was about three o'clock at night when the final result of the calculation [which gave birth to quantum mechanics] lay before me ... At first I was deeply shaken ... I was so excited that I could not think of sleep. So I left the house ... and awaited the sunrise on top of a rock.

Werner Heisenberg

Three O'clock Quotes #270037
#25. I think that in the future, clocks won't say three o'clock anymore. They'll just get right to the point and rename three o'clock 'Pepsi.'

Douglas Coupland

Three O'clock Quotes #291533
#26. The novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald said that the real dark night of the soul was always three o'clock in the morning, and those sixty minutes between three o'clock and four were reliably and literally the darkest in the city.

Dean Koontz

Three O'clock Quotes #293851
#27. At three o'clock this afternoon Evelyn Wastneys died. I am Evelyn Wastneys, and I died, standing at the door of an old country home in Ireland...

Mrs. George De Horne Vaizey

Three O'clock Quotes #313113
#28. Love is a cognitive, willful act. Feelings have very little to do with it, particularly around three o'clock in the morning when the baby needs changing or somebody has "lost it" before getting to the bathroom to throw up.

Kevin Leman

Three O'clock Quotes #475153
#29. That's how it is with art. Mere humans who root through their refrigerators at three o'clock in the morning are incapable of such writing.

Haruki Murakami

Three O'clock Quotes #501091
#30. Sometimes I find myself at three o'clock in the morning painting something and throwing things around and seeing what works. I'd like to properly study fine art. I think it would be quite an interesting endeavor.

Ben Schnetzer

Three O'clock Quotes #813968
#31. I want readers turning pages until three o'clock in the morning. I want the themes of books to stick around for a reader. I'm always trying to find a way to balance characters and theme.

Guy Gavriel Kay

Three O'clock Quotes #833486
#32. When it's three o'clock in New York, it's still 1938 in London.

Bette Midler

Three O'clock Quotes #910835
#33. I seldom went to bed before two or three o'clock in the morning, on the theory that if anything of interest were to happen to a young man it would almost certainly happen late at night.

E.B. White

Three O'clock Quotes #943999
#34. I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o clock in the morning.

John Barrymore

Three O'clock Quotes #960593
#35. Some stalkers are quite benign, but finding someone in your garden at three o'clock in the morning with a meat cleaver and a hard-on can't be much fun.

Daniel Craig

Three O'clock Quotes #1057447
#36. The first real thing I heard was Three O'Clock Blues by B.B. King. That's where it all began for me.

Robin Trower

Three O'clock Quotes #1058299
#37. Three o'clock in the morning. The soft April night is looking at my windows and caressingly winking at me with its stars. I can't sleep, I am so happy.

Anton Chekhov

Three O'clock Quotes #549929
#38. My mother talked about the stories I used to spin as a child of three, before I started school. I would tell this story about what school I went to and what uniform I wore and who I talked to at lunchtime and what I ate, and my mother was like, 'This girl does not even go to school.'

Lupita Nyong'o

Three O'clock Quotes #544009
#39. In an interview, former vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan said he does not have a racist bone in his body. However, he admitted he has three sexist bones and his spine is homophobic.

Conan O'Brien

Three O'clock Quotes #538314
#40. As far as I can tell, there are three guarantees in life: death, taxes, and someone deciding they don't love you anymore.

Ryan O'Connell

Three O'clock Quotes #527576
#41. I've been to Africa three times. All right? You can't bring Western reasoning into the culture. The same way you can't bring it into fundamental Islam.

Bill O'Reilly

Three O'clock Quotes #526161
#42. I remember thinking cocaine was subtle until I noticed I'd been awake for three weeks and didn't know any of the naked people passed out around me.

P. J. O'Rourke

Three O'clock Quotes #515602
#43. O come all ye faithful ... " I began.
"Joyful and triumphant ... " Liam joined in.
We made it through the first three words of the second verse, and then realised we didn't know any more.
"We could be the two worst singers in the history of the entire world.

Tammy Blackwell

Three O'clock Quotes #513333
#44. When the citizens of Baltimore banded together to repel the British during the War of 1812, three in five were immigrants, and one in five was black - some were free, some slaves.

Martin O'Malley

Three O'clock Quotes #492700
#45. Behind them the solemn-faced warriors stood, engraved into the vast double doors of the mansion. In front of them, the fountain lay broken into three large chunks and a mass of smaller rocks, scattered around.

A.O. Peart

Three O'clock Quotes #479610
#46. All three of the Abrahamic religions were born and nurtured in arid, disturbed environments.

E. O. Wilson

Three O'clock Quotes #474531
#47. The neo-hippie-dips, the sentimentality-crazed iguana anthropomorphizers, the Chicken Littles, the three-bong-hit William Blakes- thank God these people don't actually go outdoors much, or the environment would be even worse than it is already.

P. J. O'Rourke

Three O'clock Quotes #460928
#48. There are only three indispensable things: the audience, the actor and the author. The rest is dross.

Peter O'Toole

Three O'clock Quotes #445500
#49. Do you not know that King Kong the first was just three foot six inches tall? He only came up to Faye Wray's belly button! If God could do the tricks that we can do he'd be a happy man!

Peter O'Toole

Three O'clock Quotes #411323
#50. I love the Wendy Syred boutique in Taunton. She has fantastic off-the-wall stuff, such as Vivienne Westwood. And I always have huge success in Omah Shoes, which is also in Taunton. I've got such small feet - three and a half - but I always find my size there.

Kate O'Mara

Three O'clock Quotes #406192
#51. The problem with being married to an athlete who is, like, 19 feet tall and can just eat, like, 17 burgers at 11 o'clock at night is, you're like, 'I'll have just three of those burgers,' and you think you're being good because he had 19 and you had three!

Kaley Cuoco

Three O'clock Quotes #399217
#52. My mother died of metastatic colorectal cancer shortly before three P.M. on Christmas Day of 2008. I don't know the exact time of her death, because none of us thought to look at a clock for a while after she stopped breathing.

Meghan O'Rourke

Three O'clock Quotes #395981
#53. I did not believe in the resurrection of the body but I still believed that given the right circumstances he would come back. He who left the faint traces before he died, the Number Three pencil. O

Joan Didion

Three O'clock Quotes #578781
#54. She went from opera, park, assembly, play,
To morning walks, and prayers three hours a day.
To part her time 'twixt reading and bohea,
To muse, and spill her solitary tea,
Or o'er cold coffee trifle with the spoon,
Count the slow clock, and dine exact at noon.

Alexander Pope

Three O'clock Quotes #637690
#55. I'm getting my exercise at five o'clock in the morning, that's good. So far I've managed to hold on to a bike ride on Saturday or Sunday morning, probably at least two weekends out of three.

Tony Abbott

Three O'clock Quotes #679158
#56. There is always a sacred hour in the theatre - after rehearsals and before performances, in the afternoon, between three and five o'clock. Normally the theatre is empty then, and this is a wonderful hour.

Henning Mankell

Three O'clock Quotes #700515
#57. The writer trusts nothing she writes-it should be too reckless and alive for that, it should be beautiful and menacing and slightly out of control ... Good writing ... explodes in the reader's face. Whenever the writer writes, it's always three or four or five o'clock in the morning in her head.

Joy Williams

Three O'clock Quotes #742991
#58. But usually I'll wake up and start writing about nine o'clock. I'll probably write for about three hours, and I'll do that over the next month and a half.

Stanley Tucci

Three O'clock Quotes #751125
#59. He rides in the row at ten o clock in the morning, goes to the Opera three times a week, changes his clothes at least five times a day, and dines out every night of the season. You don't call that leading an idle life, do you?

Oscar Wilde

Three O'clock Quotes #885522
#60. Now a movie goes out to two, three thousand theaters and by Friday night at 10 o'clock they know if you are in or out. That desperate competition is, I think, horrendous. It's awful.

Mark Rydell

Three O'clock Quotes #1012360
#61. Three days after the quarrel, Prince Stepan Arkadyevitch Oblonsky - Stiva, as he was called in the fashionable world - woke up at his usual hour, that is, at eight o'clock in the morning, not in his wife's bedroom, but on the leather-covered sofa in his study.

Leo Tolstoy

Three O'clock Quotes #1056970
#62. What do you think of Chicago?
Well, the telephone operator woke me up today and said, 'Good morning, Miss Lee. It's eight o'clock, and three below zero.

Harper Lee

Three O'clock Quotes #1094716
#63. By two o'clock in the morning they had each drunk three brandies, and he knew, in truth, that he was not the man she was looking for, and he was glad to know it. "Bravo, lionlady," he said when he left. "We have killed the tiger.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Three O'clock Quotes #1220010
#64. Trouble at two o'clock. Evil bitch and copycat cohort arriving in three, two, one ... annnd ... they're here.

Ilsa Madden-Mills

Three O'clock Quotes #1344872
#65. I get up early in the morning, 4 o'clock, and I sit at my desk and what I do is just dream. After three or four hours, that's enough. In the afternoon, I run.

Haruki Murakami

Three O'clock Quotes #1434967
#66. You've got to have some fun before games or you make the season too long. We don't start work until seven o'clock. If you're game-ready at three, it's not good for you. This is the only way I know how to do it.

Prince Fielder

Three O'clock Quotes #1552724
#67. Six o'clock means very little to a three-year-old. It works better to say "after dinner," or "as soon as the baby takes her morning nap.

Joanna Faber

Three O'clock Quotes #1753711
#68. The first one, obviously, was walking into my office at eight o'clock in the morning on Wednesday, and being told there was a telephone call saying that there was an incident at Three Mile Island, and that it had shut down and that beyond that we didn't know.

William Scranton

Three O'clock Quotes #1840198
#69. It's six o'clock; my drink is at the three-quarter mark - three-quarters down not three-quarters up - and the night begins.
("New York Blues")

Cornell Woolrich

Three O'clock Quotes #170785
#70. The body consists of three parts: the brainium, the borax and the abominable cavity. The brainium contains the brain. The borax contains the heart and lungs and the abominable cavity contains the bowels of which there are five: a, e, i, o, u.

Tom Magliozzi

Three O'clock Quotes #3104
#71. I always wanted to make a three-record set. 'Sign o' the Times' was originally supposed to be a triple album, but it ended up as a double.


Three O'clock Quotes #30491
#72. If you want to get a child to love you, then you should just go hide in the closet for three or for hours. They get down on their knees and pray for you to return. That child will turn you into God. Lonely children probably wrote the Bible.

Heather O'Neill

Three O'clock Quotes #37772
#73. When John O'Malley was a Jesuit novice, an older priest told him three things to remember when living in community: First, you're not God. Second, this isn't heaven. Third, don't be an ass.

James Martin

Three O'clock Quotes #54917
#74. Anyhow, all mankind's ideas and interests, all human aims and motives, are exhibited, fully formed, in a three-year-old child. The kid is just operating on a smaller scale and lacks the advantage of having made enormous soft-money campaign contributions to political candidates.

P. J. O'Rourke

Three O'clock Quotes #66192
#75. The holy trifecta of directing and filmmaking is character emotion, camera movement and music. When you hit those three, that's magical. That's what I'm trying to do.

David O. Russell

Three O'clock Quotes #80555
#76. The airline industry is full of bullshitters, liars and drunks. We excel at all three in Ireland.

Michael O'Leary

Three O'clock Quotes #102535
#77. In art and mythology, the Goddess appears in three forms. White represents the virgin, red the mother, and black, the crone, or the death-goddess.

Erin O'Riordan

Three O'clock Quotes #109919
#78. I'm actually a hippy in real life. I had three dreadlocks on the back of my head once. They were spawning.

Jack O'Connell

Three O'clock Quotes #111101
#79. In New York the other day, there was a pro-Martha Stewart rally. Only four people showed up ... and three of them were made out of crepe paper!

Conan O'Brien

Three O'clock Quotes #114267
#80. If we could just go back the last two or three years and do our buying a little more carefully, why ... we would be O.K.

Will Rogers

Three O'clock Quotes #137956
#81. I've been married three times, really I should only have been married once.

Sinead O'Connor

Three O'clock Quotes #141526
#82. I thought of the old proverb: Where there are three physicians, there are two atheists.

Regina O'Melveny

Three O'clock Quotes #146633
#83. I was always furious because you couldn't take out more than three books in one day. You would go home with your three books and read them and it would still be only five o'clock. The library didn't shut till half past, but you couldn't change the books till the next day.

Fay Weldon

Three O'clock Quotes #153851
#84. The Ultimate Day really begins the night before, when you sit up until one o'clock trying to get things into trunk and bags. This is when you discover the well-known fact that summer air swells articles to twice or three times their original size.

Robert Benchley

Three O'clock Quotes #155264
#85. It's why we oppose Citizens United from that right-wing Supreme Court. In 2012, I also said the Tea Party "acted like terrorists" and called a donut shop manager in Milwaukee who wanted lower taxes a "smartass." And I said the number one issue is a three-letter word, J-O-B-S." I'm proud of who I am.

Joe Biden

Three O'clock Quotes #390495
#86. Smokers of the world unite!
On t'count o' three, all light up, right?
You've all been cowed.
I've changed the law and it's allowed.
Try again then. 1-2-3:
all light your fags now after me.

Tony Harrison

Three O'clock Quotes #177217
#87. I have three kids, and I'm a coach for a lot of their sports, so I'm around them a lot, but I see friends of mine with older kids and they don't really interact so much, other than giving them a place to live.

Mike O'Malley

Three O'clock Quotes #178146
#88. I rode horseback three miles each way to get to high school, and in bad weather it was a problem sometimes to make my eight o'clock class on time. Like others, I often missed school to help on the farm, especially in the fall, until after harvest, and in the spring, during planting season.

Ezra Taft Benson

Three O'clock Quotes #189227
#89. If marriage can be redefined so that it no longer means a man and a woman but two men or two women, why stop there? Why not allow three men or a woman and two men to constitute a marriage?

Keith O'Brien

Three O'clock Quotes #198855
#90. Michele Bachmann said she wants her three daughters to learn to shoot a gun. Mostly so they can put her campaign out of its misery.

Conan O'Brien

Three O'clock Quotes #217131
#91. The Three Branches of Government: Money, Television, and Bullshit

P. J. O'Rourke

Three O'clock Quotes #230686
#92. I was born late - what my mother calls the last kick of a dying horse. There's three of us children, but I'm 13 or 14 years younger than my brother and sister.

Paul O'Grady

Three O'clock Quotes #243872
#93. I didn't have any qualifications when I left school - I had three O-levels.

Simon Cowell

Three O'clock Quotes #253664
#94. Potatoes at six o'clock, Marie. Mushrooms at three. Now?

Anthony Doerr

Three O'clock Quotes #280864
#95. The natal chart is like a seed and progressions are the unfolding in time of that into the plant it is to become. Transits, are like a daily weather report. In political astrology, these three factors have to be taken into account!

Alice O. Howell

Three O'clock Quotes #281338
#96. A group of psychologists say they have discovered twenty-three different body language indicators that show whether or not a person is lying. If you would like to see all twenty-three at the same time, they recommend taking a guided tour of the White House

Conan O'Brien

Three O'clock Quotes #291461
#97. The Republican Party had a big day in yesterday's midterm elections and now controls the House and Senate. And don't ask me how this happened, but the Republican Party also gained control of three seats in our show's band.

Conan O'Brien

Three O'clock Quotes #293006
#98. Look, John's last-minute economic plan does nothing to tackle the number-one job facing the middle class, and it happens to be, as Barack says, a three-letter word: jobs. J-O-B-S, jobs.

Joe Biden

Three O'clock Quotes #303988
#99. The Afghans themselves say that if you put two Afghans in a room, you get three factions.

P. J. O'Rourke

Three O'clock Quotes #366870
#100. I've written 26 books and novellas as Molly O'Keefe. I moved through three different Harlequin lines and into single-title romance with Bantam writing under that name. Fun fact: It's not my name, and it's not even one I picked.

Molly O'Keefe

Three O'clock Quotes #377894

Famous Authors

Popular Topics

Scroll to Top