Sloth quotes

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Sloth is all passions the most powerful.
Sloth, not ill-will, makes me unjust.
My regimen is lust and avarice for exercise, gluttony and sloth for relaxation.
I am stricken
as never before,
...
Alas for America as I must so often say, the ungirt, the diffuse, the profuse, procumbent, one wide ground juniper, out of which n ...
Bookworm, break this sloth urbane;
A greater spirit bids thee forth
Than the gray dreams which thee detain.
The philanthropists inquire whether Transcendentalism does not mean sloth: they had as lief hear that their friend is dead, as tha ...
He had fathered every folly, every sin. No goat knew gluttony like his, no cat had felt his pride, no crow his avarice. He had sai ...
Now that adolescence is accessible to the multitude and not restricted to gentlemen and lords, many adults are taking alarm at wha ...
No man deserves to be praised for his goodness, who has it not in his power to be wicked. Goodness without that power is generally ...
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