Idleness Quotes, Sayings about being idle
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
– A.A. Milne
Idle hands are the Devil’s workshop.
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.
Even the strongest of iron is eaten away by rust.
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