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Quotations on Inaction

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What you don't do can be a destructive force.

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

So much attention is paid to the aggressive sins, such as violence and cruelty and greed with all their tragic effects, that too little attention is paid to the passive sins, such as apathy and laziness, which in the long run can have a more devastating and destructive effect upon our society than the others.

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

Perhaps it is impossible for a person who does no good to do no harm.

~ Harriet Beecher Stowe

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

~ Mignon McLaughlin

The biggest sin is sitting on your ass.

~ Florynce Kennedy

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