Laziness or sluggishness is ubiquitous. The following quotes might inspire you to overcome this feeling. Read more to get some famous sluggishness quotations and sayings.

Laziness Quotes

Couch potato, bludger, slacker - all are words used to describe lazy people or, let's say, people who sleep all day long and wander around bored all the time. Being lazy is considered wrong most of the time but then some also say that "Your future depends on your dreams, so sleep some more!" In effect, it all depends on how you look at it. Some of laziest persons maybe the the best achievers ever while the active ones might just end up slogging some more. But since success is a journey and not a destination, you donít have to keep running to keep up. Read more for some funny and cute laziness quotes!

Gardens are not made by singing "Oh, how beautiful," and sitting in the shade.

- Rudyard Kipling

A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.

- Victor Hugo

It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.

- Jerome K. Jerome

Idleness, like kisses, to be sweet must be stolen.

- Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow , Jerome K. Jerome

I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.

- Three Men in a Boat , Jerome K. Jerome

When all of your wishes are granted, many of your dreams will be destroyed.

- Marilyn Manson

I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness - to save oneself trouble.

- Dame Agatha Christie

Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.

- Milan Kundera

Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose pain.

- The Wild Palms , William Faulkner

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

- Vince Lombardi

My old drama coach used to say, 'Don't just do something, stand there.' Gary Cooper wasn't afraid to do nothing.

- Clint Eastwood

The only thing that comes to a sleeping man is dreams.

- Tupac Shakur

Don't take your toys inside just because it's raining.

- Cher

A contented mind is the best source for trouble.

- Titus

Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.

- Wayne Gretzky

There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it .

- Andrew Jackson

Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.

- Anne Frank

A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

All universal moral principles are idle fancies.

- Marquis de Sade

Get off your butt and join the Marines.

- John Wayne

I'm barely prolific and incredibly lazy.

- Tom Petty

No one is more miserable than the person who wills everything and can do nothing.

- Claudius

If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise.

- William Butler Yeats

Toil is man's allotment; toil of brain, or toil of hands, or a grief that's more than either, the grief and sin of idleness.

- Herman Melville

Somebody's boring me. I think it's me.

- Dylan Thomas

Nowadays, we're more into staying in our rooms and reading Nietzsche.

- Jimmy Page

As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.

- Benjamin Franklin

The only failure is not to try.

- George Clooney

I don't want to be that guy mumbling into his drink at a bar.

- Bill Murray

Idleness is sweet, and its consequences are cruel.

- John Quincy Adams

Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these are perilous paths for a young man, and these lead him constantly into danger.

- Jean Jacques Rousseau

If you wait, all that happens is that you get older.

- Andretti , Mario Andretti

It's a damn poor mind that can only think of one way to spell a word.

- Andrew Johnson

Generally speaking, everyone is more interesting doing nothing than doing anything.

- Gertrude Stein

He's too short, he's too... tall, he's... just not going to work.

- Ed Wood

If you run, you might lose. If you don't run, you're guaranteed to lose.

- Jesse Jackson

I'm not a sedentary person. I've always been active.

- Lauren Bacall

Though men may be deep, mentally they are slow.

- Camille Paglia

You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.

- To Build A Fire , Jack London

Do noble things, not dream them all day long.

- Charles Kingsley

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