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When the idle poor become the idle rich, you'll never know just who is who, or which is which.
On the idle hill of summer,
Sleepy with the flow of streams,
Perhaps man is the only being that can properly be called idle.
As peace is the end of war, so to be idle is the ultimate purpose of the busy.
Why, he was met even now
As mad as the vexed sea, singing aloud, ...
My love to Hermia,
Melted as the snow, seems to me now ...
Laziness brings on deep sleep; an idle person will suffer hunger.
But these words seemed to them an idle tale, and they did not believe them.
Not only idle, but tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.
One person tells an idle story; ten thousand repeat it as truth.
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