quote by Phyllis Mcginley

A hobby a day keeps the doldrums away.

— Phyllis Mcginley

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You never lose a dream, it just incubates as a hobby.


Hobbies quote The things that we love tell us what we are.
The things that we love tell us what we are.

Today is life-the only life you are sure of.

Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.

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Find what you love and let it kill you.

To be really happy and really safe, one ought to have at least two or three hobbies, and they must all be real.

My specialty is sleeping and my hobby is also sleeping.


The point of my work is to show that culture and education arent simply hobbies or minor influences. They are hugely important in the affirmation of differences between groups and social classes and in the reproduction of those differences.

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.

My hobbies are cooking and gardening, especially growing orchids.

I love soccer, my husband and I support a British team called Chelsea, and I also enjoy tennis. We have 3 cats.

Hobbies are for people that don't like what they're doing.

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.


It's hard to escape when your hobby is your job.

Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.

The Christ within who is our hope of glory is not a matter of theological debate or philosophical speculation. He is not a hobby, a part-time project, a good theme for a book, or a last resort when all human effort fails. He is our life, the most real fact about us. He is the power and wisdom of God dwelling within us.

To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable, impenetrable, irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.

The only consistent hobby I've had is studying Spanish and French because of some delusion of grandeur to work around the world. I love sports but usually I'm looking for the next job.


No man is really happy or safe without a hobby.

The finest thing about a hobby is that you can't do any pretending about it.

You either like it or you don't.

I always treated writing as a profession, never as a hobby.

If you don't believe in yourself, no one else will.

A hobby is, of course, an abomination, as are all consuming interests and passions that do not lead directly to large, personal gain.

Work is my hobby, staying sober is my job.


Beware the hobby that eats.

I always wanted to be a photographer.

I was fascinated with the materials, but I never dreamed I would be having this much fun. I imagined something much less elusive, much more mundane.

Books are not about passing time. They're about other lives. Other worlds. Far from wanting time to pass, one just wishes one had more of it. If one wanted to pass the time one could go to New Zealand.

I race historic muscle cars back in Australia, and that's my hobby.

And I try to race home as soon as I've finished a movie but don't tell anyone.

Music is not a hobby, not even a passion with me;

music is me. I feel what people get out of me is this outlook on life, which comes out in my music. My music is the last expression of all that.


My biggest hobby is airsoft, which is similar to paintball.

Essentially, it's military simulation, but the guns shoot plastic BBs. My friends and I go out in the woods or the desert and play all day long!

Delaying death is one of my favorite hobbies

Parents, first and foremost, it is important to.

.. understand and recognise the activities your child is naturally gravitating towards. It's important also to ensure that your child likes what he or she is doing. I believe in exposing children to as many hobbies and extracurricular activities as possible.

What I always tell people is... Unless you are so passionate about filmmaking that you would rather live out of your car than not do it, find something else to do as a career and do filmmaking as a hobby. This industry is one of the hardest to break into and be successful. It takes a lot of passion and dedication for it to get anywhere.

Now, when I was in the Army, writing was my hobby.


Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken.

If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal.

Drinking coffee is kinda my major hobby.

.. the great benefit of being an actor is you have all this spare time. My ideal is just hanging out with people - I think I am innately lazy.

Calling fishing a hobby is like calling brain surgery a job.

I do what I did as a hobby as a kid, you know, and make a living at it.

And I just feel like I'm one of the luckiest guys in the world 'cuz I get paid to make toys and play with them.