Idleness is fatal only to the mediocre.
Albert Camus


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    Albert Camus’ quote suggests that idleness, or being inactive or lazy, poses a greater risk to those who are average or ordinary in their pursuits or abilities. Mediocre individuals who remain idle might face more severe consequences compared to those who excel or strive for greatness. This perspective implies that people who are content with average efforts or lack ambition are more negatively affected by idleness. For those with higher aspirations or exceptional talents, idleness may not be as fatal since their inherent abilities or drive can potentially compensate for periods of inactivity.


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