WELLNESS
03/22/2013 01:26 am ET Updated Sep 12, 2014

10 Great Reminders Of How Much We Love Sleep

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It protects our memory, our hearts, our waistlines from expanding. It keeps stroke, diabetes and cancer risk in check. Not to mention, it keeps our dispositions sunny, our minds alert and our bodies energetic.

And yet, all too often, we lament our need for sleep, rather than singing its praises.

No longer! We've compiled the following 10 sayings as our own little love letter to sleep.

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