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Laziness

Feeling Lazy? 25 Quotes That Will Make You Fly Out of Bed

Zak Mustapha | Posted 07.13.2016 | Business
Zak Mustapha

You struggle with staying motivated and wonder if you're the only one with this problem or is everyone same? Good news for you, you're not alone.

How to Trick Your Brain Into Working When it Doesn't Want To

Quora | Posted 04.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

How do you get yourself to work effectively/focused when the motivation isn't there or you don't feel like it? originally appeared on Quora - the know...

How I Changed My Lifestyle In 6 Months

Vishwarath Reddy | Posted 12.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Vishwarath Reddy

Work combined with being away from home gave me a certain freedom to design my lifestyle -- a pretty bad one. I began to panic when I observed some of the effects of my new lifestyle: hair-loss, short attention span and terrible financial discipline. So I started making conscious attempts to change my routine.

The Complete Lazy Person's Guide to Working Out

Thrillist | Posted 10.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Thrillist

By: Laura Williams Credit: Shutterstock If you prefer sweatpants to sweating, TV time to Tabata training, and crunching on chips to performing actu...

Paying For That Missed Workout Class Hurts More Than Just Your Wallet

Alena Hall | Posted 08.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Alena Hall

These fees for our workout plans hold us accountable in a way we aren't for other aspects of our lives. Let's face it -- we will cancel brunch before we cancel a spin class. But that distinction, while it might not be intentional, makes us feel like we are being taxed for being lazy on the occasion that we do need to cancel.

Laziness Is More Complex Than You Think: How a More Nuanced Approach Can Help Us Overcome Laziness When Needed

Jon Jachimowicz | Posted 05.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jon Jachimowicz

We also need to recognize that sometimes, being lazy is far from a sin. After all, isn't getting to take a deserved break why we expend effort in the first place?

This 5-Minute Trick Can Motivate You To Do Anything

Posted 02.03.2015 | Healthy Living

By Melissa Dahl Follow @melissadahl Sometimes, motivation doesn't come easy -- say, in the dead of winter, when it gets dark at 5 p.m. and all yo...

The Virtues Of A Lazy Marriage

Ravishly | Posted 04.04.2015 | Weddings
Ravishly

A good relationship isn't necessarily one in which you're both constantly striving for the best relationship possible... while keeping the garbage cans empty too. Sometimes a good relationship can just be not doing much with someone you love.

The 8 Biggest Excuses That Keep You From Exercising

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Jackie Dishner | Posted 11.29.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Let’s face it: We all want to look good and be healthy, but none of us wants to exercise. “It’s too much work,...

3 Ways Being a Lazy Dad Can Work

Richard Greenberg | Posted 08.02.2014 | Parents
Richard Greenberg

Being able to rely on our children, their judgment and the way they behave has made our job as parents a lot easier.

What A Headache Taught Me About Procrastination

Anne Josephson | Posted 07.30.2014 | Business
Anne Josephson

If I ignore it, it maybe it will go away. Maybe if I just ignored it long enough, my headache would go away without me having to do anything about it. While in this case that is likely true, why wouldn't I do something to speed up the process?

Biting the Hand That Feeds: Entitlements and the Fundamental Attribution Error

Harold Lloyd | Posted 03.04.2016 | Politics
Harold Lloyd

How can otherwise uninsurable voters proudly support candidates opposing universal healthcare? Are such voters simply unintelligent? Even more puzzling, how can voters receiving food stamps or other governmental assistance proudly claim to be "anti-government"?

On George Will, Paul Ryan and Assumptions About Urban Poverty

Tiziana Dearing | Posted 05.24.2014 | Politics
Tiziana Dearing

Yesterday is yesterday, and progress is happening. Nevertheless, George Will's piece about Paul Ryan's comments still carries some assumptions -- assumptions of choice -- at least linked to the past, even while condemning people who hear them as such.

Intellectual Growth in College: Try Slugging

Uloop | Posted 03.31.2014 | College
Uloop

Why did soberly wearing sweatpants to a bar make me feel so superior to everyone else?

Let's Give Millennials a Chance

Sharon Greenthal | Posted 10.15.2013 | Fifty
Sharon Greenthal

Maybe all the millennials need is time, guidance and, in some cases, a good talking-to. Maybe those who are criticizing the way millennials view things should consider taking some responsibility for creating these so-called monsters -- because chances are many of them have millennial children of their own.

Hammering Monkeys

Paul Ratner | Posted 09.18.2013 | Books
Paul Ratner

This story is taken from my upcoming book of surreal anecdotes and flash fiction fairy tales for adults called "The Mundane Uses of Magical Objects" ...

The International Day Of Laziness

Paul Ratner | Posted 09.04.2013 | Books
Paul Ratner

This story is taken from my upcoming book of surreal anecdotes and short fairy tales for adults called "The Mundane Uses of Magical Objects" The ...

Rat Study Points To Surprising Cause Of Laziness

Posted 04.09.2013 | Science

By: Live Science Staff Published: 04/09/2013 08:26 AM EDT on LiveScience New research might help explain why some people have trouble getting off ...

5 Excuses For Laziness That Just Don't Cut It

Posted 03.25.2013 | Healthy Living

By Sam Ferrigno for HooplaHa.com We say we want to work hard. But sometimes, it seems like we just want to want to work, rather than actually work....

COME ON!

Posted 03.19.2013 | Comedy

Effort is overrated. Why actually finish a task thoroughly and creatively when you can get by with the bare minimum? From the most banal advertisem...

An Imagined Conversation With a 15th Century Farmer

Eliza Hurwitz | Posted 04.15.2013 | Comedy
Eliza Hurwitz

Sometimes I think people of the 15th century would be disappointed in me.

14 Absurd Inventions Never Recognized For Their True Genius (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.07.2013 | Business

They say that necessity is the mother of invention. Actually, necessity is the mother of good invention. Boredom and laziness are the parents of many ...

Decorated Couches On The Move

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 06.26.2012 | Small Business

First festival-goers sought to improve the comfort and leisure available at large music events by bringing their own couches to sit on. Now, one Austr...

There Is Great Power to Be Found in Doing the Thing You Don't Want to Do

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 06.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

What "duty" might you perform today that would make you, as Mark Twain says, agreeable with yourself?

Steve Jobs' Job Vs. Your Job

Jen Sincero | Posted 12.10.2011 | Style
Jen Sincero

Dear Jen, Is there such a thing as just being lazy? I want to change my life and know I could be doing so much better, but I'm really lazy about it. ...