Recreation Quotes

Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.

Thomas Jefferson

Art is a deliberate recreation of a new and special reality that grows from your response to life. It cannot be copied; it must be created.


RECREATION, n. A particular kind of dejection to relieve a general fatigue.

Ambrose Bierce

We are closer to the ants than to the butterflies. Very few people can endure much leisure.

Gerald Brenan

Recreation was important because we didn't have any. Here we were a water district and growing by leaps and bounds. It was too large to be governed by a county commission.

Paul Adams

The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well. The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one\'s appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.

Amelia Earhart

The lands to be protected by this deal will protect water quality and air quality and will provide recreation opportunities in a fast-growing state.

Bill Holman

It's a chance to show our recreational activities in winter because a lot of people stay around home.

Dave Richards

The main thing we want to do is give them clean clothes, good, hot meals and a place for recreation.

Dave Scott

For the one who is moderate in eating, recreation, working, sleeping, and waking, this yoga [of meditation] destroys [all] sorrow.

Bhagavad Gita

Period recreation is very difficult unless you make a black-and-white movie.

Alan Parker

To find recreation in amusement is not happiness.

Blaise Pascal

Pleasure is sweeter as recreation than as a business.

Raymond Hitchcock

If there is any larceny in a man, golf will bring it out.

Paul Gallico

If I had no duties, and no reference to futurity, I would spend my life in driving briskly in a post-chaise with a pretty woman.

Samuel Johnson

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