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Laziness Quotes

If a man will not work, he shall not eat.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Some men are so lazy they won't even feed themselves.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

He also who is slack in his work is brother to him who destroys. [Proverbs 18:9]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

The sluggard does not plow after the season, so he begs during the harvest and has nothing. [Proverbs 20:4]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Laziness. Unwarranted repose of manner in a person of low degree.

Author: Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

Profession: American Author, Editor, Journalist, "The Devil's Dictionary"

I slip from workaholic to bum real easy.

Author: Matthew Broderick (1962)

Profession: American Actor, Director

Laziness grows on people; it begins in cobwebs and ends in iron chains. The more one has to do, the more he is able to accomplish.

Author: Thomas Buxton

Profession:

Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.

Author: Mortimer Caplan

Profession:

Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.

Author: Miguel De Cervantes (1547-1616)

Profession: Spanish Novelist, Dramatist, Poet

A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he set out, will have condemned himself to second-hand thoughts and to second-rate friends.

Author: Cyril Connolly (1903-1974)

Profession: British Critic

A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

The path of least resistance makes all rivers, and some men, crooked.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet

Lack of pep is often mistaken for patience.

Author: Kin Hubbard (1868-1930)

Profession: American Humorist, Journalist