Idleness Quotes, Sayings about being idle

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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

There’s never enough time to do all the nothing you want.
Bill Watterson

The only thing wrong with doing nothing is that you never know when you’re finished.

Idleness is fatal only to the mediocre.
Albert Camus

Idleness is the beginning of all vices.
– Proverb

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.
– John Lubbock

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