Idleness Quotes

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Worldings revelling in the fields Of strenuous idleness.
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Work with some men is as besetting a sin as idleness with others
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Work is the best of narcotics, providing the patient be strong enough to take it. I dread idleness as if it were Hell.
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Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace.
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Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace
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What heart can think, or tongue express, The harm that groweth of idleness?
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What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery? (Just to give you an idea, Proust's reply was 'To be separated from Mama.') I think that the lowest depth of misery ought to be distinguished from the highest pitch of anguish. In the lower depths come enforced idleness, sexual boredom, and/or impotence. At the highest pitch, the death of a friend or even the fear of the death of a child.
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We cannot afford idleness, waste or inefficiency.
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Too much idleness, I have observed, fills up a man's time more completely and leaves him less his own master, than any sort of employment whatsoever
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Toil is no source of shame; idleness is shame.
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To be idle and to be poor have always been reproaches, and therefore every man endeavors with his utmost care to hide his poverty from others, and his idleness from himself.
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To be idle and to be poor have always been reproaches, and therefore every man endeavors with his utmost care to hide his poverty from others, and his idleness from himself
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Thus idly busy rolls their world away
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There is nothing worse than an idle hour, with no occupation offering. People who have many such hours are simply animals waiting docilely for death. We all come to that state soon or late. It is the curse of senility
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There is no remedy for time misspent; No healing for the waste of idleness, Whose very languor is a punishment Heavier than active souls can feel or guess.
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Their only labour was to kill the time; And labour dire it is, and weary woe, They sit, they loll, turn o'er some idle rhyme, Then, rising sudden, to the glass they go, Or saunter forth, with tottering steps and slow.
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Thee too, my Paridel! she mark'd thee there, Stretch'd on the rack of a too easy chair, And heard thy everlasting yarn confess The Pains and Penalties of Idleness.
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The idle man stands outside of God's plan, outside of the ordained scheme of things; and the truest self-respect, the noblest independence, and the most genuine dignity, are not to be found there
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The idle man does not know what it is to enjoy rest, for he has not earned it
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The hardest work is to go idle
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The frivolous work of polished idleness
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