Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
I like the word "indolence." It makes my laziness seem classy.
All of the biggest technological inventions created by man - the airplane, the automobile, the computer - says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness.
Efficiency is intelligent laziness.
People who throw kisses are mighty hopelessly lazy.
Tomorrow is the only day in the year that appeals to a lazy man.
It's true hard work never killed anybody, but I figure, why take the chance?
What is right is often forgotten by what is convenient.
~Bodie Thoene, Warsaw Requiem
Laziness will cause you pain.
~Slogan on T-shirt worn at the Vee Arnis Jitsu School of Self-Defense
There is no cure for laziness but a large family helps.
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.
We have produced a world of contented bodies and discontented minds.
~Adam Clayton Powell, Keep the Faith, Baby!, 1967
The time will come when winter will ask you what you were doing all summer.
That destructive siren, sloth, is ever to be avoided.
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?
The present generation, wearied by its chimerical efforts, relapses into complete indolence. Its condition is that of a man who has only fallen asleep towards morning: first of all come great dreams, then a feeling of laziness, and finally a witty or clever excuse for remaining in bed.
It is easier to mend neglect than to quicken love.
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
People that are organized are just too lazy to get up and look for it.
The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid. Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to encourage in others.
We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork.