Quotes: busy

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  • Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    As peace is the end of war, so to be idle is the ultimate purpose of the busy.
  • Leo Aikman
    Leo Aikman
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    Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime, and too sleepy to worry at night.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
  • Kin Hubbard
    Kin Hubbard
    American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–1930
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    A bee is never as busy as it seems; it's just that it can't buzz any slower.
  • A man has always to be busy with his thoughts if anything is to be accomplished.
  • Busy Philipps
    Busy Philipps
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    Also, this is what a pregnant Busy Philipps does in her free time, I'm taking master fondant cake decorating class with Anna from 'Ace of Cakes' at Duff's Charm City Cakes. It's, like, 4 three-hour classes.
  • Bono
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    America is not just a country, it's an idea, and real Americans are getting busy.
  • William Faulkner
    William Faulkner
    American writer 1897-1962
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    An artist is a creature driven by demons. He doesn't know why they choose him and he's usually too busy to wonder why.
  • Katharine Whitehorn
    Katharine Whitehorn
    British journalist, writer, and columnist 1928-
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    Any committee that is the slightest use is composed of people who are too busy to want to sit on it for a second longer than they have to.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    Boston is a moral and intellectual nursery always busy applying first principals to trifles.
  • Charles Peters
    Charles Peters
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    Bureaucrats write memoranda both because they appear to be busy when they are writing and because the memos, once written, immediately become proof that they were busy.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
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    Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?
  • Buzz Osborne
    Buzz Osborne
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    By and large musicians are pretty lazy; they don't do a whole lot. They're usually very busy doing nothing.
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