“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.”
“Love is the business of the idle, but the idleness of the busy”
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
“Let us be grateful to Adam, our benefactor. He cut us out of the 'blessing'' of idleness and won for us the ''curse'' of labor.”
“Idleness is the mother of all vices.”
“A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labor and there is invisible labor.”
“Do the thing and you will have the power. But they that do not the thing, had not the power.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.”
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