Quotes tagged with laziness (21 quotes found)

Paul   Terry
Whenever I feel the need to exercise, I lie down until it goes away.
humor  exercise  laziness  # 92
Roger Ailes
There is a - deep down, underneath all the work I do, I think there's a laziness in me.
work  deep  laziness  # 7703
Kingsley Amis
Laziness has become the chief characteristic of journalism, displacing incompetence.
laziness  journalism  Chief  # 12400
Ambrose Bierce
Laziness. Unwarranted repose of manner in a person of low degree.
laziness  Degree  Low  # 38969
Jerome Bruner
The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion - these are the most valuable coins of the thinker at work. But in most schools guessing is heavily penalized and is associated somehow with laziness.
work  Guess  laziness  # 55906
Miguel de Cervantes
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
good  wish  laziness  # 71946
Anne Frank
Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.
work  laziness  Gives  # 134233
Benjamin Franklin
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.
life  sleeping  laziness  # 136429
Jim Gaffigan
My whole comic persona is that of a guy who explores the id: I romanticize gluttony, I romanticize laziness, and people identify with that.
Guy  laziness  Comic  # 146810
Mary Garden
My block was due to two overlapping factors: laziness and lack of discipline.
Discipline  Lack  laziness  # 158041
Michael Haneke
It's a disease of critics that once they've labeled someone, it's very hard to change their perspective. It's laziness.
change  Once  laziness  # 168328
Anthony Hopkins
My weak spot is laziness. Oh, I have a lot of weak spots: cookies, croissants.
Oh  Weak  laziness  # 186137
John Hurt
Things come in a quieter way to me. It's not laziness, and it's not diffidence. I just know how far you have to bend for work. That's important for me.
work  Far  laziness  # 190323
Sam Keen
Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.
summer  deep  laziness  # 211636
James Cash Penney
Luck is always the last refuge of laziness and incompetence.
Last  luck  laziness  # 325272
Harold Ramis
I never work just to work. It's some combination of laziness and self-respect.
work  laziness  # 337219