Idleness Quotes, Sayings about being idle
He who indulges in idleness, deserves no success.
– Dr T.P.Chia
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
– A.A. Milne
Idle hands are the Devil’s workshop.
Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace.
The happiest part of a man’s life is what he passes lying awake in bed in the morning.
– Samuel Johnson
Shun idleness. It is a rust that attaches itself to the most brilliant metals.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments.
– Benjamin Franklin
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.
– Victor Hugo
Idleness is only a coarse name for my infinite capacity for living in the present.
– Cyril Connolly
Hunger is not the worst feature of unemployment; idleness is.
– William E. Barrett