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He that can take rest is greater than he that can take cities. Benjamin Franklin

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What is without periods of rest will not endure. Ovid

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For too much rest becomes a pain. Homer

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Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth. Blaise Pascal

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Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time. Sir John Lubbock, 1st Baronet

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No one needs a vacation more than the person who just had one.

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Rest is the sweet sauce of labor. Plutarch

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No rest is worth anything except the rest that is earned. Jean Paul

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Every now and then go away, have a little relaxation, for when you come back to your work your judgment will be surer. Go some distance away because then the work appears smaller and more of it can be taken in at a glance and a lack of harmony and proportion is more readily seen. Leonardo da Vinci

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Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls.

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Our nature consist in motion; complete rest is death. Blaise Pascal

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How beautiful is it to do nothing, and then rest afterward.

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Rest breeds rust.

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Rest is a good thing, but boredom is its brother. Voltaire

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Put off thy cares with thy clothes; so shall thy rest strengthen thy labor, and so thy labor sweeten thy rest. Francis Quarles

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Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed. William Cowper