112 Proverbs about Idle / Page 2
11. Idleness is the sepulchre of a living man.
12. It is idle to swallow the cow and choke on the tail.
13. Take a horse to the knacker, and throw in bridle and saddle.
14. The devil finds work for idle hands to do.
15. Victory is not gained by idleness.
16. An idle man is the devil's bolster.
17. He devil tempts all, but the idle man tempts the devil.
18. He's a wise man that leads passion by the bridle.
19. Idleness ruins the constitution.
20. Let but the hours of idleness cease, and the bow of Cupid will become broken and his torch extinguished.