Tag: Laziness (home)

There are those that say, and those that do.

permalink source: Andrew Campbell
tags: Work, Laziness

I like the word 'indolence'. It makes my laziness seem classy.

permalink source: Bern Williams
tags: Laziness, Rationalization

God may give you seeds but he won't plant them for you.

permalink source: Anyonymous
tags: Discipline, Laziness

Sin Cyle of David: Sloth-seeing-sensuality-shame-sorrow-solution

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Sin, Laziness, David

"I love to sleep. In fact, the first thing I do when I wake up in the morning is go back to bed." -Alicia A.

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Laziness, Sleep

"It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong."

permalink source: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
tags: Mistake, Work, Laziness, Experts

Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

permalink source: Thomas Jefferson to Martha Jefferson, May 5, 1787
tags: Discipline, Work, Laziness

I never blame fortune -- there are too many complicated situations in life. But, I am absolutely merciless toward lack of effort.

permalink source: F. Scott Fitzgerald
tags: Grace, Laziness

"You can't teach people to be lazy - either they have it, or they don't." -- Dagwood Bumstead

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Laziness

Iron rusts from disuse; stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind." -- Leonardo da Vinci

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Laziness, Creativity, Practice

I'm not saying there's no such thing as genius. But if you're trying to choose between two theories and one gives you an excuse for being lazy, the other one is probably right.

permalink source: Paul Graham, What You'll Wish You'd Known, http://www.paulgraham.com/hs.html
tags: Genius, Laziness, Sloth

God gave Adam a job before he gave him a woman. Remember that, ladies. And if he's in college, remember that if he's too lazy to go to class he's going to be too lazy to work hard. {paraphrased}

permalink source: Coach Jerry Baldwin, The Uprising, 12/31/2006
tags: Laziness, Dating