Rest is best and leisure is pleasure! Funny but true! For more such quotes, browse through the famous quotations and sayings mentioned below!

Rest Quotes

Have you ever felt zonked after a day of hard work? What do you do then? Obviously rest! And when you are done resting, you emerge fresh and ready to face the world. However, have you noticed that whatever happens after severe lack of rest is exactly what happens after too much rest. Yes. leisure has a funny tendency of bothering us both when overdone or underdone, so a balance is indispensable here. Don't believe it? Fine, check the following quotes and you shall know!

Is there no way out of the mind.

- Sylvia Plath

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

- Rudyard Kipling

Dear God, please take care of your servant John Fitzgerald Kennedy.

- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

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

- Jerome K. Jerome

Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don't settle for them.

- Mia Hamm

Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact.

- Bertrand Russell

Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.

- Blaise Pascal

Nothing says holidays, like a cheese log.

- Ellen DeGeneres

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men.

- Herodotus

Leisure is the Mother of Philosophy.

- Thomas Hobbes

They talk of the dignity of work. The dignity is in leisure.

- Herman Melville

Do not let Sunday be taken from you If your soul has no Sunday, it becomes an orphan.

- Albert Schweitzer

Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they will.

- Pythagoras

Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.

- Pythagoras

There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.

- The Odyssey , Homer

O Death, rock me asleep, bring me to quiet rest, let pass my weary guiltless ghost out of my careful breast.

- Anne Boleyn

You'll have time to rest when you're dead.

- Robert De Niro

Rest when you're weary. Refresh and renew yourself, your body, your mind, your spirit. Then get back to work.

- Ralph Marston

If God hadn't rested on Sunday, He would have had time to finish the world.

- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

I'm sort of the comic relief after a hard day at work. My message is that it's OK to relax.

- Larry King

Death is the wish of some, the relief of many, and the end of all.

- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Leisure is a form of silence, not noiselessness. It is the silence of contemplation such as occurs when we let our minds rest on a rosebud, a child at play, a Divine mystery, or a waterfall.

- Fulton J. Sheen

Pain adds rest unto pleasure, and teaches the luxury of health.

- Martin Farquhar Tupper

A lot of people are tired around here, but I'm not sure they're ready to lie down, stretch out and fall asleep.

- Jim Jones

I think Mr. Wilson will have to be the rest of the way alone.

- Flip Wilson

I'll make music, whether or not anyone is listening, for the rest of my life. It's a natural form of expression for me, the same way I draw and write and sing.

- Brandon Boyd

Because politics rests on an irreducible measure of coercion, it can never become a perfect realm of perfect love and justice.

- Christopher Lasch

Basically, particularly in Britain, it's a hegemonic thing that people who write tend to come from the leisure classes. They can afford the time and the books.

- Irvine Welsh

History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice.

- The Story of Civilization , Will Durant

Seek home for rest, for home is best.

- Thomas Tusser

Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury.

- Coco Chanel

I've cried, and you'd think I'd be better for it, but the sadness just sleeps, and it stays in my spine the rest of my life.

- Conor Oberst

Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.

- Tim Duncan

Everybody was saying we must have more leisure. Now they are complaining they are unemployed.

- Prince Philip

A cat pours his body on the floor like water. It is restful just to see him.

- William Lyon Phelps

Eating properly is great. I mean you cut the fat down, cut the cholesterol out, but still you got to get your rest and you got to have some form of exercise.

- Mike Ditka

I really believe the only way to stay healthy is to eat properly, get your rest and exercise. If you don't exercise and do the other two, I still don't think it's going to help you that much.

- Mike Ditka

During meditation your metabolism and your breath rate go down to a level of rest, twice that of deep sleep.

- Mike Love

A professional writer is an amateur who didn't quit.

- Richard Bach

It's not just semis it's passenger cars, too. These people are making mistakes that could affect them the rest of their lives, just because they want to save a few bucks.

- David Smith

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