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doing nothing Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about doing nothing
  1. #1
    “Too often the people complain that they have done nothing with their lives and then they wait for somebody to tell them that this isn’t so.”
  2. #2
    “People go to the movies instead of moving! Hollywood characters are supposed to have all the adventures for everybody in America, while everybody in America sits in a dark room and watches them having them! Yes, until there’s a war. That’s when adventure becomes available to the masses!”
  3. #3
    “And the worst of it was, and the root of it all, that it was all in accord with the normal fundamental laws of over-acute consciousness, and with the inertia that was the direct result of those laws, and that consequently one was not only unable to change but could do absolutely nothing.”
  4. #4
    “But if there’s anything in which I shine,
    ‘T is in arranging all my friends’ affairs,
    Not having, of my own, domestic cares”