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What are the best unprofitable quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is unprofitable!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Ursula K. LeGuin, James Fenimore Cooper or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous unprofitable quote.

When action grows unprofitable, gather information; when information grows unprofitable, sleep. — Ursula K. LeGuin

Party leads to vicious, corrupt and unprofitable legislation, for the sole purpose of defeating party. — James Fenimore Cooper

Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, the mere materials with which wisdom builds, till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; wisdom is humble that he knows no more. — William Cowper

The commercial class has always mistrusted verbal brilliancy and wit, deeming such qualities, perhaps with some justice, frivolous and unprofitable. — Dorothy Nevill

O God, O God, how weary, stale, flat, and unprofitable seem to me all the uses of this world! — William Shakespeare

Sir, I do not call a gamester a dishonest man; but I call him an unsociable man, an unprofitable man. Gaming is a mode of transferring property without producing any intermediate good. — Samuel Johnson

Peace, peace! he is not dead, he does not sleep -- he hath awakened from the dream of life -- 'Tis we, who lost in stormy visions, keep with phantoms an unprofitable strife. — Percy Bysshe Shelley

Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty. Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable, distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves. — Anne Baxter