Laziness Quotes

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired

Mortimer Caplan

Efficiency is intelligent laziness.

David Dunham

Laziness grows on people; it begins in cobwebs and ends in iron chains. The more one has to do the more he is able to accomplish.

Sir Thomas Buxton

The idle man does not know what it is to enjoy rest.

Albert Einstein

To try and to fail, is not laziness

African Proverb

A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he starts out, have condemned himself to second-rate thoughts, and to second-rate friends

Cyril Connolly

Laziness grows on people; it begins in cobwebs and ends in iron chains. The more one has to do, the more he is able to accomplish

Thomas Buxton

A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two different things.

Benjamin Franklin

Laziness may appear attractive,but work gives satisfaction.

Anne Frank

It is the just doom of laziness and a gluttony to be inactive without ease, and drowsy without tranquillity.

Samuel Johnson

Laziness erodes a person of his enthusiasm and energy. As a result the person loses all opportunities and finally becomes dejected and frustrated. The worst thing is that he stops believing in himself.

Sam Veda

Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.

Benjamin Franklin

I don`t think necessity is the mother of invention - invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.

Agatha Christie

Determine never to be idle...It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

Thomas Jefferson

I don't think necessity is the mother of invention - invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.

Agatha Christie

Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.

CHARLES DICKENS

Tomorrow is the only day in the year that appeals to a lazy man.

Jimmy Lyons

Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.

Edgar Bergen

In doing nothing men learn to do evil.

Marcus Porcius Cato

Sloth, if it has prevented many crimes, has also smothered many virtues.

Charles Caleb Colton

Nothing ages like laziness.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Idleness is not doing nothing. Idleness is being free to do anything.

Floyd Dell

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

Victor Hugo

Never be entirely idle; but either be reading, or writing, or praying or meditating or endeavoring something for the public good.

Thomas Kempis

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Updated On : September 30, 2013
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