Leisure Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never. Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.Diligence is the mother of good luck.They who give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all things easy. He that rises late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night, while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.