quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

Read at every wait; read at all hours; read within leisure; read in times of labor; read as one goes in; read as one goest out. The task of the educated mind is simply put: read to lead.

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Leisure time quote One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you'v

One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.

During the last times, men will be lovers of pleasure more than lovers of God.

When you think of our sports-driven society, and our media-driven society, and our leisure-driven society, then you understand we are living in the last days.

Sexuality is not a leisure or part-time activity. It is a way of being.

Leisure time quote Every time you judge someone else, you reveal an unhealed part of yourself.

Every time you judge someone else, you reveal an unhealed part of yourself.

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All this time I lived with my parents, and wrought on the plantation;

and having had schooling pretty well for a planter, I used to improve myself in winter evenings, and other leisure times.

In the year 2000 you're going to have a problem.

..Leisure time will be a problem in the year 2000. I just want you to realize, I just want to make sure that you know of it now.

The real problem of leisure time is how to keep others from using yours.

Leisure time quote Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the

Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.

This is very important -- to take leisure time.

Pace is the essence. Without stopping entirely and doing nothing at all for great periods, you're gonna lose everything...just to do nothing at all, very, very important. And how many people do this in modern society? Very few. That's why they're all totally mad, frustrated, angry and hateful.

To be successful, you need leisure. You need time hanging heavily on your hands.

Time in nature is not leisure time; it's an essential investment in our chidlren's health (and also, by the way, in our own).

Leisure time quote Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best

Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.

The real dividing line between things we call work and the things we call leisure is that in leisure, however active we may be, we make our own choices and our own decisions. We feel for the time being that our life is our own.

A few years ago, everybody was saying we must have more leisure, everyone's working too much. Now everybody's got more leisure time they're complaining they're unemployed. People don't seem to make up their minds what they want.

Cigars must be smoked one at a time, peaceably, with all the leisure in the world. Cigarettes are of the instant, Cigars are for eternity.

Leisure time quote Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it.

Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.

Spend your leisure time in cultivating an ear attentive to discourse, for in this way you will find that you learn with ease what others have found out with difficulty.

Leisure is the time for doing something useful.

This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.

Low income is related to poorer housing, poorer diet, fewer social amenities, worse working conditions. (...) After adjustment for age, sex, race, smoking, alcohol consumption, sleep habits, leisure-time physical activity, chest pain, diabetes, or cancer, there was still an increase risk of 1.6 for those with inadequate incomes.

Leisure time quote Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at al

Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.

Leisure is the time for doing something useful.

I sort of leave the character at the end of the day.

I don't carry anything around with me - no excess baggage or unnecessary thoughts. I think it's too exhausting to do that. To put things into perspective - your work is your work, and your leisure time is something else.

although I love a rich life, I hate an overcrowded life.

I believe in rumination and lose half the beauty of all things when I am deprived of the time to ruminate.

Leisure time quote Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's

Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.

We should abolish 'work.' By that I mean abolishing the distinction between work and leisure, one of the greatest mistakes of the last century, one that enables employers to keep workers in lousy jobs by granting them some leisure time.

A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a book.

The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches of air and water working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.

Leisure time quote Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a

Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.

What we lack is not so much leisure to do as time to reflect and time to feel.

What we seldom "take" is time to experience the things that have happened, the things that are happening, the things that are still ahead of us.

Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.

He enjoys true leisure who has time to improve his soul's estate.

Leisure time quote Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything

Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.

Creativity is an innate function in a human being, as we see in tribal peoples, who spent their considerable leisure time making religious artifacts and sacred art. That is what I would call a direct culture, in that everybody in it is directly in touch with all the elements, both of the culture and of the environment.

When you master role-playing [gaming], you become immersed in an activity that is peerless among leisure-time pursuits.

I hate to mention age, but I come from an era when we weren't consumed by technology and television. My mother insisted that her children read. To describe my scarce leisure time in today's terms, I always default to reading.

Leisure time quote Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going.

Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.

I'd rather spend my leisure time doing what some people call my work and I call my fun.

I’m interested in so many different things and I’d like to cover a lot of territory. I’m trying to see my show as the Sunday Times. You have the Arts & Leisure section, you have the Op-Ed page, you have the Book Review...even the Style section has those wonderful essays about relationships.

Chronological time is what we measure by clocks and calendars;

it is always linear, orderly, quantifiable, and mechanical. Kairotic time is organic, rhythmic, bodily, leisurely, and aperiodic; it is the inner cadence that brings fruit to ripeness, a woman to childbirth, a man to change the direction of his life.

Leisure time quote Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the old

Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.

I can say that I don't have a lot of leisure time, just sitting around doing absolutely nothing, but that's okay.

Work is only justified by leisure time.

To admit the emptiness of leisure time is to admit the impossibility of life.

It's not a man's working hours that is important, it is how he spends his leisure time.

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.

All too often modern man becomes the plaything of his circumstances because he no longer has any leisure time; he doesn't know how to provide himself with the leisure he needs to stop to take a good look at himself.

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