Quotes with leisure
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two different things.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to get leisure.
Whatever is placed beyond the reach of sense and knowledge, whatever is imperfectly discerned, the fancy pieces out at its leisure; and all but the present moment, but the present spot, passion claims for its own, and brooding over it with wings outspread, stamps it with an image of itself. Passion is lord of infinite space, and distant objects please because they border on its confines and are moulded by its touch.
Table-Talk: Essays On Men And Manners
Leisure is the Mother of Philosophy.
Every young man should have a hobby to occupy his leisure hours, something useful to which he can turn with delight. It might be in line with his work or otherwise, only his heart must be in it.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
Take away leisure and Cupid's bow is broken.
Have you so much leisure from your own business that you can take care of other people’s that does not at all belong to you?