Leisure Quotes (402 quotes)
“As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.”
Letter to G W Rusden dated June 8, 1876, published in The Letters of Anthony Trollope (1983), p. 691.
“Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.”
The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899), ch.iv.