Idleness



 



 


Guests: Jeremy Clarkson, Ross Noble, Dara Ó Briain


Aired: 4th May 2012, BBC Two

Series I, Episode 14





 

AGATHA CHRISTIE (1890-1976)

We owe most of our great inventions and most of the achievements of genius to idleness – either enforced or voluntary.


 

FLOYD DELL (1887-1969)

Unemployed at last!

JAMES THURBER (1894-1961)

It is better to have loafed and lost than never to have loafed at all.

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