Idleness Quotes, Sayings about being idle

He who indulges in idleness, deserves no success.
Dr T.P.Chia

Submitted by: Ivy Lee

People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
– A.A. Milne

Idle hands are the Devil’s workshop.

Submitted by: PeaceLove&Happiness

The happiest part of a man’s life is what he passes lying awake in bed in the morning.
Samuel Johnson

Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace.
– Hesiod

Even the strongest of iron is eaten away by rust.

Submitted by: Maduwa Thabo

There is no greater cause of melancholy than idleness.
– Robert Burton

Idleness is many gathered miseries in one name.

Idleness is only a coarse name for my infinite capacity for living in the present.
– Cyril Connolly

Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments.
Benjamin Franklin

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