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There are only the pursued, the pursuing, the busy and the tired.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Did you know there's a difference between being busy and being fruitful? Did you ever stop to think that just being busy - running around in circles all day but not accomplishing anything - is the same as wasting your time? It's frustrating to expend so much energy and time and not have any fruit from your effort!
A good organizer is key to anyone with a busy social life.
I do not weep at the world I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife.
Zora Neale Hurston
Happiness is a matter of one's most ordinary and everyday mode of consciousness being busy and lively and unconcerned with self.
Keep yourself busy if you want to avoid depression. For me, inactivity is the enemy.
When you have a lot of opportunities, which I am blessed to have had in terms of my work, you get into the habit of not paying attention to certain specifics. And as we get busy, anything we do is the same thing.
We have met the Devil of Information Overload and his impish underlings, the computer virus, the busy signal, the dead link, and the PowerPoint presentation.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
If I'm alone too long I think too much, and I'm not interested in doing that. That won't lead anywhere good, I'm sure. If I'm busy I tend to stay out of trouble. An idle mind is the devil's playground.
Lisa Marie Presley
The day of fortune is like a harvest day, We must be busy when the corn is ripe.
In a crowded marketplace, fitting in is a failure. In a busy marketplace, not standing out is the same as being invisible.
If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle - absolute busyness - then utopia and melancholy will come to coincide: an age without conflict will dawn, perpetually busy - and without consciousness.
You never saw a very busy person who was unhappy.
Your problem is you're... too busy holding onto your unworthiness.
I'm too busy acting like I'm not Naive. I've seen it all, I was here first.
The age we live in is a busy age; in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.
O man you are busy working for the world, and the world is busy trying to turn you out.
Given the slow pace of Washington's bureaucracy, policymakers are often busy solving yesterday's problems. This rearview mirror approach afflicts Mr. Obama and his Democratic allies in Congress.
Solitude is very different from a 'time-out' from our busy lives. Solitude is the very ground from which community grows. Whenever we pray alone, study, read, write, or simply spend quiet time away from the places where we interact with each other directly, we are potentially opened for a deeper intimacy with each other.
You can really only enjoy life when you're extremely busy.
Josephine de La Baume
It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?
Henry David Thoreau
We cannot embrace God's forgiveness if we are so busy clinging to past wounds and nursing old grudges.
T. D. Jakes
When you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
Get busy living, or get busy dying.
I like being busy and juggling a lot of things at the same time. I get bored easily, so I need to do a lot.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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