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Ripe was the drowsy hour;
The blissful cloud of summer-indolence
Benumb'd my eyes;
It's usually the stupid people that develop long illnesses. You need more than indolence and selfishness, you need endurance to ma ...
It is indolence ... indolence and love of ease; a want of all laudable ambition, of taste for good company, or of inclination to t ...
I look upon indolence as a sort of suicide; for the man is effectually destroyed, though the appetites of the brute may survive.
The great difficulty is first to win a reputation; the next to keep it while you live; and the next to preserve it after you die, ...
Of all the cankers of human happiness, none corrodes it with so silent, yet so baneful a tooth, as indolence.
There are two main human sins from which all the others derive: impatience and indolence. It was because of impatience that they w ...
The present generation, wearied by its chimerical efforts, relapses into complete indolence. Its condition is that of a man who ha ...
Indolence is heaven's ally here,
And energy the child of hell:
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indolence read as abnegation,
slattern thought styled intuition,
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