The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and the Bored.
Ennui has made more gamblers than avarice, more drunkards than thirst, and perhaps as many suicides as despair.
That destructive siren, sloth, is ever to be avoided.
Life is not long, and too much of it must not pass in idle deliberation how it shall be spent.
Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.
To do nothing at all is the most difficult thing in the world, the most difficult and the most intellectual.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
Purity of mind and idleness are incompatible
Idleness is the parent of all psychology
I never remember feeling tired by work, though idleness exhausts me completely
Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.
Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace
For when men labor they keep out of mischief. You remember the old proverb--An idle mind is the Devils workshop..