Laziness Quotes, Sayings about being lazy - Page 2

A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.
– Benjamin Franklin

There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is in having lots to do and not doing it.
– Mary Wilson

President Bush says he needs a month off to unwind. Unwind? When the hell does this guy wind?
– David Letterman

Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy.
– Mahatma Gandhi

Turn on the prudent ant thy heedful eyes. Observe her labors, sluggard and be wise.
– Samuel Johnson

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

Failure is not the only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
– Jules Renard

The really idle man gets nowhere; the perpetually busy man does not get much further.
– H. Ogilvie

Some folks can look so busy doing nothing that they seem indispensable.
– Kin Hubbard

The time will come when winter will ask you what you were doing all summer.
– Henry Clay

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
– Jules Renard

The path of least resistance makes all rivers, and some men, crooked.
– Napoleon Hill

Nobody can think straight who does not work. Idleness warps the mind.
– Henry Ford

Idleness is not doing nothing. Idleness is being free to do anything.
– Floyd Dell

We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork.
– Milton Friedman

Idleness and lack of occupation tend nay are dragged towards evil.
– Hippocrates

Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
– Karl Marx

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

Laziness. Unwarranted repose of manner in a person of low degree.
– Ambrose Bierce

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