Tag: Recreation (home)

Honolulu, it's got everything. Sand for the children, sun for the wife, sharks for the wife's mother. -- Ken Dodd

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Family, Recreation

What we do during our working hours determines what we have; what we do in our leisure hours determines what we are. --

permalink source: George Eastman
tags: Service, Recreation

Most middle-class Americans tend to: - Worship their work; - Work at their play; and - Play at their worship.... That which we worship, we serve, and that which we serve we will give our all - heart, soul, mind and body. By: Gordon Dahl Source: Gordon Dahl, Work, Play, and Worship in a Leisure Oriented Society, 1985

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Work, Worship, Recreation

It appears, on close examination, that work is less boring than amusing oneself. By: Baudelaire

permalink source: Anonymous
tags: Work, Recreation, Leisure

"Let this be our principle: in the use of gifts of Providence, refer them to the end for which their Author destined them...If we consider for what end He created food, we shall find He consulted not only our necessity but also our enjoyment...(so with) colors, gold, silver, ivory, marble. Has God not given many things value without any necessary use? Have done then with that inhuman philosophy (asceticism) which...cannot be realized without depriving man of all his sense."

permalink source: John Calvin
tags: Pleasure, Recreation, Leisure

Bath, wine, and sex corrupt our bodies - but they make life.

permalink source: Corpus of Latin Inscriptions (CIL) 6.15258
tags: Sex, Pleasure, Recreation