Taking a break or a holiday or a vacation - and relaxing. We all need it
from time to time. Let these vacation quotes remind you of this.
Do you spend more time planning a vacation than you do planning your life?
Retirement is like a long vacation in Las Vegas. The goal is to enjoy
it the fullest, but not so fully that you run out of money.
Every man who possibly can should force himself to a holiday of a full month in a year, whether he feels like taking it or not.
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When you plan to take time-off at work, you schedule it ahead of time,
plan for it, and then take it when the time comes
(pretty much no matter what). The same goes for your breaks
Linda Kastiel Kozlowski, Motherhood, Inc. - Seven essential tools for success at home
As a die-hard foodie, my ultimate holiday is of course Thanksgiving.
I wait for this day for 364 days, and the moment it's over I begin running
ideas through the back of my head for the next one.
Jan Charles, Happier Holidays: The cookbook to eat, drink and stay merry!
Sometimes it's important to work for that pot of gold. But other times
it's essential to take time off and to make sure that your most important
decision in the day simply consists of choosing which color to slide
down on the rainbow.
"A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in."
A Vacation Attitude |
Read a lot when you're on vacation, but nothing that has to do with
H. Jackson Brown, Jr
Richard Branson advised that entrepreneurs should also take some
time off from work and enjoy the company of their
family or friends."
Norbert Richards, Richard Branson Unofficial : How to be a successful person in business and life
Take those vacations and do not take your laptop or iphone or blackberry
- you are on vacation and that means having a real break and not just
going to a different location and doing much of the same thing.
Byron Pulsifer, Recognize This
Think about it; how do you feel when you are planning a vacation?
You feel excited and happy. Your stress level is diminished, and
this also affects your work in a positive way.
John Morgan, 100% Active and Productive (2in1): 50 Great Ways To Defeat Your Laziness And Procrastination And Work Smarter Not Harder
"It's not about balance, it's about designing a work-home-family life that
makes you feel good. A life you don't need a vacation from."
Jacqueline Fisch, Unfussy Mom: simplifying your life
The Christmas tree decorated and bright for all to see when we turn
on the lights. May this holiday be one that is
filled with cheer for you and for those that you hold so dear.
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People who work under constant stress must take time off to
be in complete silence and meditate even if it is for ten minutes
during tea or lunch breaks.
Dianne Kane, Anger Management for Partners: Get back love and respect in your relationship
If you really want to find out the level of commitment and dedication
to the job, ask them if they ever take a holiday where they are not
in touch with their company staff by either phone, email or blackberry.
You will be surprised that many of these top executives and company
owners never leave their business totally - they are involved no matter
where they are.
Byron Pulsifer, Success One Word
From shamrocks and leprechauns to green food and drink, this is a
holiday for all ages.
Hillbilly Housewife, On St. Patrick's Day Everyone Can Be Irish
Irish Quotes and Sayings |
Christmas is not just an annual holiday. It is not a day to glorify selfishness
and materialism. Christmas is the celebration of the event that set
heaven to singing, an event that gave the stars of the night sky a
"A good vacation is over when you begin to yearn for your work."
Think of life as a voyage. The truest liver of the truest life is like a voyager
who, as he sails, is not indifferent to all the beauty of the sea around him.
Find what brings you joy and go there.
Holidays are enticing only for the first week or so.
After that, it is no longer such a novelty to rise late and have little to do.
Holiday Harmony |
No matter what happens, travel gives you a story to tell.
Too much work, and no vacation,
Deserves at least a small libation.
So hail! my friends, and raise your glasses,
Work's the curse of the drinking classes.
Laughter is an instant vacation.
Traveling is not just seeing the new; it is also leaving behind.
Not just opening doors; also closing them behind you, never to return.
But the place you have left forever is always there for you to see
whenever you shut your eyes.
New Beginnings |
On vacation, I totally unplug. I don't bring a laptop with me.
Recognize This |
If some people didn't tell you,
you'd never know they'd been away on a vacation.
Is There An Art To Happiness |
We need to develop a "vacation attitude" every day by being focused
on what we need to accomplish by the end of each day.
Catherine Pulsifer, A Vacation Attitude
Vacation - A period of travel and relaxation when you take twice the
clothes and half the money you need.
In simple terms, it is sometimes better to let your mind
go to zero where you are not consciously trying to arrive
at an answer or solution. In order to take this mini zero vacation,
you probably will best be doing something totally different from
whatever it is you are attempting to overcome or resolve.
Byron Pulsifer, The Zero Vacation
The Zero Vacation |
Vacations mean a change of pace,
a gentleness with ourselves, a time of rest and renewal, and
a time to stretch ourselves and encounter new people, new lands,
new ways, and new options.
Anne Wilson Schaef
The point is this: if you do what you love, it doesn't matter in the least
that a vacation has to end. If you love what you do you will not find
yourself wishing for even a few more days of vacation, or wishing that
you could keep enjoying this vacation for much, much longer.
Byron Pulsifer, Happy To Return
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful,
we must carry it with us or we find it not.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man needs a vacation so much as the man who has just had one.
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It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive disenchanted.
It's never too late, for with a purpose, a worthy goal
and a motivation to reach those upper layers on the pyramid,
a person can travel further in a few years than he might otherwise
travel in a lifetime.
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