89 Total Quotes

Vacation Quotes

William James
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.
William James
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Total physical and mental inertia are highly agreeable, much more so than we allow ourselves to imagine. A beach not only permits such inertia but enforces it, thus neatly eliminating all problems of guilt. It is now the only place in our overly active world that does.
John Galbraith
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Eleanor Roosevelt
It is not more vacation we need - it is more vocation.
Eleanor Roosevelt
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A vacation is what you take when can no longer take what you've been taking.
Earl Wilson
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I don't think we're interested in subsidizing second and third vacation homes at substantially low market rates when individuals could be paying higher rates.
Andrew Gray
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Holidays are in no sense an alternative to the congestion and bustle of cities and work. Quite the contrary. People look to escape into an intensification of the conditions of ordinary life, into a deliberate aggravation of those conditions: further from nature, nearer to artifice, to abstraction, to total pollution, to well above average levels of stress, pressure, concentration and monotony -- this is the ideal of popular entertainment. No one is interested in overcoming alienation; the point is to plunge into it to the point of ecstasy. That is what holidays are for.
Jean Baudrillard
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[The president has been on vacation] almost a year now, ... but Sheehan says she can never enjoy another vacation.
Amy Goodman
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It would be a nice vacation.
Angela Jones
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In retail we can't really get together at Christmastime, so we make a vacation of this.
Angie Myers
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Scott Adams
[Ruling the] Dilbert ... You can't take a vacation. For 11 years, I've done nothing more than go to a wedding for a day, or something like that.
Scott Adams
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He was always working, even on vacation.
Sherrie Williams
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This will definitely not be a vacation,
Larry Weber
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He's been on vacation for a year and month. Captain Kirk never left the helm when the Enterprise was under attack.
Eddie Griffin
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Ferrari invited me to come and test, and since I was on vacation, I went,
Valentino Rossi
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Too bad Lassie didn't know how to ice skate, because then if she was in Holland on vacation in winter and someone said "Lassie, go skate for help," she could do it.
Jack Handy
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Vince McMahon
When I'm on vacation here in the States, I can do all kinds of stuff; I can train and keep busy.
Vince McMahon
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The virus writers [are] ... back from vacation and they've started pushing out their creations.
Vincent Gullotto
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Since we signed all these guys, he's been on vacation [in Florida].
Butch Davis
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Conan O'Brien
that's almost half a vacation.
Conan O'Brien
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Jay Leno
Vice President Cheney is also on vacation. He's in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. What better place for a guy who has had 4 heart attacks than a place with thin air, rugged hiking and all-beef dinners? Why don't they get some snow for him to shovel while he's out there, too?
Jay Leno
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There is nothing free or fabulous about these bogus offers, ... These 'discount vacation packages' often cost consumers more than airfare, hotel and fees would cost them separately.
Mark Pryor
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Our game legs have been on vacation for a couple of weeks. We battled through that, and we didn't panic. That's a mark of a veteran team.
Mark Rydbom
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The women use their vacation more because, I think, they feel more responsible for taking care of their families, so their spouses and their children affect their decisions about vacation, whereas the men are more purely focused on work,
Mark Walker
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It's important to learn what works for you so at the end of the vacation you really do feel like you had a break from your work,
Mark Walker
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I'll be out there next week, getting in a little vacation.
Mark Whipple
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I wouldn't really be that disappointed ... I'd go on vacation.
Larry Scott
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They will receive their accrued seniority for vacation and sick leave, but they will have to pay in for a percentage of their retirement and they will not have retirement health insurance for their spouse.
Larry Sanders
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[Let's say you're negotiating with a prospective employer.] What's most important to you? ... A signing bonus? Vacation? Job title? Figure that out and you'll know what you can yield on.
Leigh Steinberg
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Out West, where you vacation, the aspens will already be turning. They turn in clusters, because their roots connect them,
Judith Miller
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That was really our vacation, and I miss it.
Mary Warren
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