Leisure Quotes

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The busier we are the more leisure we have.
View quotes by William Hazlitt

And leave us leisure to be good
View quotes by Thomas Gray

Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.
View quotes by Lord Byron

Leisure time is that five or six hours when you sleep at night.
View quotes by George Allen

The soul is dyed by the colour of its leisure hours
View quotes by William Ralph Inge

Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
View quotes by Oliver Herford

To be able to fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization.
View quotes by Bertrand Russell

It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure that he constructs the true fabric of self.
View quotes by Agnes Repplier

As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.
View quotes by Anthony Trollope

Idlers cannot even find time to be idle, or the industrious to be at leisure. We must always be doing or suffering
View quotes by Johann Georg Von Zimmermann

What is this life if, full of care,
We have no time to stand and stare?
- Leisure
View quotes by W H Davies

Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.
View quotes by Thorstein Veblen

Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness.
View quotes by Aristotle

Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
View quotes by William Congreve

It is most important that we should keep in this country a certain leisured class. I am of the opinion of the ancient Jewish book which says 'there is no wisdom without leisure.'
View quotes by W B Yeats

The walking stick serves the purpose of an advertisement that the bearer's hands are employed otherwise than in useful effort, and it therefore has utility as an evidence of leisure.
View quotes by Thorstein Veblen

Curiosity, or the love of knowledge, has a very limited influence, and requires youth, leisure education, genius and example to make it govern any person
View quotes by David Hume

From marrying in haste, and repenting at leisure; Not liking the person, yet liking his treasure: Libera nos (A New Litany)
View quotes by Elizabeth Thomas

What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time to think. But the sons of heroes - ah, they have all the necessary leisure.
View quotes by Aldous Huxley

A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a book. Haste makes waste, no less in life than in housekeeping. Keep the time, observe the hours of the universe, not of the cars.
View quotes by Henry David Thoreau

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