Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired. ~Jules Renard
I like the word “indolence.” It makes my laziness seem classy. ~Bern Williams
All of the biggest technological inventions created by man – the airplane, the automobile, the computer – says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness. ~Mark Kennedy
Efficiency is intelligent laziness. ~David Dunham
People who throw kisses are mighty hopelessly lazy. ~Bob Hope
Tomorrow is the only day in the year that appeals to a lazy man. ~Jimmy Lyons
It’s true hard work never killed anybody, but I figure, why take the chance? ~Ronald Reagan
What is right is often forgotten by what is convenient. ~Bodie Thoene, Warsaw Requiem
Laziness will cause you pain. ~Slogan on T-shirt worn at the Vee Arnis Jitsu School of Self-Defense
There is no cure for laziness but a large family helps. ~Herbert Prochnov
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy. ~Charlie McCarthy
We have produced a world of contented bodies and discontented minds. ~Adam Clayton Powell, Keep the Faith, Baby!, 1967
The time will come when winter will ask you what you were doing all summer. ~Henry Clay
That destructive siren, sloth, is ever to be avoided. ~Horace
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young? ~Paul Sweeney
The present generation, wearied by its chimerical efforts, relapses into complete indolence. Its condition is that of a man who has only fallen asleep towards morning: first of all come great dreams, then a feeling of laziness, and finally a witty or clever excuse for remaining in bed. ~Søren Kierkegaard
It is easier to mend neglect than to quicken love. ~Saint Jerome
The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid. Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to encourage in others. ~Oscar Wilde
We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork. ~Milton Friedman