Tom Hodgkinson Quotes

Top 59 wise famous quotes and sayings by Tom Hodgkinson

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Tom Hodgkinson quotes: It's easier to robe the poor. It's easier to robe the poor.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Idleness for me is not a giving up on life but a spirited grabbing hold of it. Idleness for me is not a giving up on life but a spirited grabbing hold of it.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Laziness works. And the simple way to incorporate its health benefits into your life is simply to take a nap. Laziness works. And the simple way to incorporate its health benefits into your life is simply to take a nap.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Both on an individual and a national scale, debt imprisons. Both on an individual and a national scale, debt imprisons.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Often, the things that a lot of work has gone into have been incredibly bad because they're over-worked. Often, the things that a lot of work has gone into have been incredibly bad because they're over-worked.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Faffing, of course, does not fit the programme. We are supposed to be busy, productive citizens. Faffing, of course, does not fit the programme. We are supposed to be busy, productive citizens.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Being good to people is the only insurance policy you need. Being good to people is the only insurance policy you need.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: One aspect of fast London life I have never understood, for example, is the custom of the gym. Why do people go to gyms? One aspect of fast London life I have never understood, for example, is the custom of the gym. Why do people go to gyms?
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Career is just posh slavery. Career is just posh slavery.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: My idea of childcare at festivals is to sit at a trestle table with an ale while the kids run around and make up their own games. My idea of childcare at festivals is to sit at a trestle table with an ale while the kids run around and make up their own games.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: When you go for a walk, take seeds with you, poppies, rainbow chard, rocket. Plant them among the weeds in patches of wasteland. See what happens. When you go for a walk, take seeds with you, poppies, rainbow chard, rocket. Plant them among the weeds in patches of wasteland. See what happens.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: The phrase 'work/life balance' encapsulates a depressing outlook. The phrase 'work/life balance' encapsulates a depressing outlook.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: I suddenly realised, hey, I'm not a lazy idiot, I'm an idler! It's something to aspire to, it's part of the creative process! That's fantastic! I suddenly realised, hey, I'm not a lazy idiot, I'm an idler! It's something to aspire to, it's part of the creative process! That's fantastic!
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Sensible people advise against drinking on an empty stomach, but to my mind it is the best sort of drinking. Sensible people advise against drinking on an empty stomach, but to my mind it is the best sort of drinking.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: It seems no body's business to try to better things It seems no body's business to try to better things
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Our dreams take us into other worlds, alternative realities that help us make sense of day-to-day realities. Our dreams take us into other worlds, alternative realities that help us make sense of day-to-day realities.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: When the going gets tough, the tough take a nap. When the going gets tough, the tough take a nap.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: The art of living is the art of bringing dreams and reality together. The art of living is the art of bringing dreams and reality together.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: If you want health, wealth and happiness, the first step is to throw away your alarm clocks! If you want health, wealth and happiness, the first step is to throw away your alarm clocks!
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: When walking, you see things that you miss in a motor car or on the train. You give your mind space to ponder. When walking, you see things that you miss in a motor car or on the train. You give your mind space to ponder.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Meetings, clearly, can take place anywhere, and wouldn't it be nice to see your coworkers lounging on the grass with their shoes off? Meetings, clearly, can take place anywhere, and wouldn't it be nice to see your coworkers lounging on the grass with their shoes off?
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Life is becoming no more than staring at the screen. Life is becoming no more than staring at the screen.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: There is nothing so perfect as pinball and a pint at 11 a.m. There is nothing so perfect as pinball and a pint at 11 a.m.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: The accusation 'unprofessional' means 'You did not behave like a machine today. The accusation 'unprofessional' means 'You did not behave like a machine today.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: You can become very serious as a parent. That's got to be fought against. You can become very serious as a parent. That's got to be fought against.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: All poets are idlers, even if all idlers are not poets. All poets are idlers, even if all idlers are not poets.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Although I played a lot of computer games in my 20s, now I have children of my own, I hate them with a passion. Although I played a lot of computer games in my 20s, now I have children of my own, I hate them with a passion.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Doing something you enjoy at times of your own choosing and making a living from it: now tell me, is that work? Doing something you enjoy at times of your own choosing and making a living from it: now tell me, is that work?
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: If we are to make life into a pleasure rather than a struggle, then I would suggest that we have to start with our own mental attitudes. If we are to make life into a pleasure rather than a struggle, then I would suggest that we have to start with our own mental attitudes.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Travelling fills me with dread. Travelling fills me with dread.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: I seethe at the humiliation of airport security checks. I seethe at the humiliation of airport security checks.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Paradoxically, to be truly idle, you also have to be efficient. Paradoxically, to be truly idle, you also have to be efficient.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Whether you live in the city or in the country, creating time for a leisurely ramble is an easy thing to do. Whether you live in the city or in the country, creating time for a leisurely ramble is an easy thing to do.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Idleness allows you to turn a situation from boredom to pleasure. Idleness allows you to turn a situation from boredom to pleasure.
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: We bore ourselves in order to earn money that we'll later spend on trying to de-bore ourselves We bore ourselves in order to earn money that we'll later spend on trying to de-bore ourselves
Tom Hodgkinson quotes: Boredom is the very opposite of beauty and truth. Life has been sacrificed to profit, and the result is boredom on a massive scale. Boredom is the very opposite of beauty and truth. Life has been sacrificed to profit, and the result is boredom on a massive scale.