Quotes about Idleness

Fix’d like a plant on his peculiar spot, To draw nutrition, propa

Indolence and stupidity are first cousins.

Idleness is emptiness; the tree in which the sap is stagnant, rem

Ennui has made more gamblers than avarice, more drunkards than th

There is no remedy for time misspent; No healing for the waste of

The only horrible thing in the world is ennui. That is the one si

Periods of wholesome laziness, after days of energetic effort, wi

The slothful man is a burden to himself, his hours hang heavy on

He who knoweth the precepts by heart, but faileth to practice the

Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity, and in c