Idleness Quotes

Idleness

Four be the things I am wiser to know Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.

- Dorothy Rothschild Parker Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

It is better to have loafed and lost than never to have loafed at all.

- James Thurber Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

That man is idle who can do something better.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Idleness is the greatest Prodigality.

- Benjamin Franklin Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.

- Dorothy Rothschild Parker Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have lost at all.

- Samuel Butler, the Younger Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

The life of ease is a difficult pursuit.

- William Cowper Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Shun idleness is the rust that attaches itself to the most brilliant metals.

- Voltaire Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

He that is doing nothing is seldom in need of helpers.

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A nation rushing hastily too and fro, busily employed in idleness.

- Phaedrus Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Purity of mind and idleness are incompatible.

- Mahatma Gandhi Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Work with some men is as besetting a sin as idleness with others.

- Samuel Butler Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears, while the used key is always bright.

- Benjamin Franklin Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

The devil tempts all other men, but idle men tempt the devil.

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For Satan finds some mischief still For idle hands to do.

- Isaac Watts Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

He did nothing in particular, and did it very well.

- William Schwenck Gilbert Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

He that is busy is tempted by but one devil he that is idle, by a legion.

- Thomas Fuller Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

The hardest work of all doing nothing.

- Malcolm S. Forbes Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

An idler is a watch that wants both hands As useless if it goes as when it stands.

- William Cowper Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes

The hardest work of all is to do nothing.

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Stand still and silently watch the world go by and it will.

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It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.

- Jerome Klapka Jerome Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes