views on the given topic, that is, Happiness walks on the busy feet. We have a very famous saying
“A free man`s mind is a devil`s workshop”
We have often seen that those who sit idle, develop a very negative attitude towards different matters of life and those who remain busy in there work, never...
Idle Brain is the Devil's Workshop
Man is not made to be idle. "In the sweat of thy face shall thou eat bread" is the curse of God, according to the Bible. It is more a blessing than a curse. We should not be like drones but should...
of these vices has been linked to the scarcity of jobs in Nigeria. The relationship between this two variable is quiet clear “An idle hand or heart is the devils workshop”. In Nigeria youth unemployment has resulted to crime of all capacity, an average Nigerian youth has considered an illegal way of...
5. Selection of books
6. Bad effects of bad books
It is said that an empty mind is devil’s workshop. The moment we sit idle, devil starts instilling evil in our minds. So it is always better to do something constructive in our spare time. Any thing that we do in our spare...
Pre-IB English 9-2
9 February 2015
Negative Effects of Wealth
In Pearl S. Buck’s The Good Earth, describes as story of a poor family gaining wealth. Unfortunately, this wealth is taken too lightly by the sons of the main character. This wealth destroys the traditional values...
unavailable labour market.
THE NIGERIAN YOUTH AND YOUTH EMPOWERMENT
An unemployed youth is an idle minded youth, and ‘an idle mind they say is the devils workshop’. Engaging these idle youthful minds in skill acquisition programs, vocational trainings, and job creation programs gives them an opportunity...
always engage in pursuing some form of activities as a means for spending their energy. On the other hand, it is a common consensus that an idle mind is the devils workshop. Based on this reasoning, failure by individual members of the community to find useful activities to spend their time in implies their...
year from different institutions of higher learning in the country gets comfortable immediately after school.
Philosophers say that an idle mind is the devils workshop. Owing to the level of unemployment among graduates, crime rates gets on the increase.
Frustration causes most of the crimes committed...
relatives and friends when we are separated from them.
o Possible reply is And too much makes it wander or the contradictary proverb, Out of sight; out of mind.
A cat may look at a king.
o Possible Interpretation: This is one of Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes. It means: If a cat may look at a king, I have...
Humans always engage in pursuing some form of activities as a means for spending their energy. On the other hand, it is a common consensus that an idle mind is the devils workshop. Based on this reasoning, failure by individual members of the community to find useful activities to spend their time in implies their...
the master does more than both his hands.
Loin des yeux, loin du cœur
Out of sight, out of mind
L'oisiveté est mère de tous les vices
Idleness is the root of all evil (GB) = Idle hands are the devil's workshop (US)
L'union fait la force
United we stand, divided we fall
Le bon marché détrousse le...
dancing, karate, painting, music and stamp collection I was always kept occupied while growing up. Im sure my parents knew that my idle mind was definitely a devils workshop. An incident I remember was my dance teacher mocking my name and calling me ‘Ricksha’ instead of ‘Richa’. She really struck a sensitive...
monster. Trapped in the one track mind of a killer, Feliks finds himself distracted and “feeling” when he is reminded of love and consequences of offending and hurting the people he uncontrollably feels for. “He remembered the thought that had gone through his mind as he slid down the roof: I don’t...
of private inner experience. There is also no description of objects that are external to the poet’s mind. Nothing is external to his mind. His mind overlaps with things; things overlap with his mind" (Poets 288 & "Introduction" 7). Accordingly, Miller echoes Williams’s claim that a good poet "doesn’t...
tant part of culture and has even greater influence on deep aspects
of people’ life, especially the concept of value, traditional notions,
way of thinking, etc. On most occasions, the surface layer cultural
exchange is easy to carry on. For example, it is easy for us to under⁃
* Better late than never.
* Better lose a prank than a friend.
* Better one-eyed than stone-blind.
* Better the devil you know than the devil you don't.
* Better the foot slip than the tongue.
* Better to do well than to say well.
* Better to reign in hell, than serve...
"Working Men's" College. Now, how do you consider that these several institutes differ, or ought to differ, from "idle men's" institutes and "idle men's" colleges? Or by what other word than "idle" shall I distinguish those whom the happiest and wisest of working men do not object to call the "Upper Classes"...
cat makes a proud mouse. 91. A silent fool is counted wise. 92. A small leak will sink a great ship. 93. A soft answer turns away wrath. 94. A sound mind in a sound body. 95. A stitch in time saves nine. 96. A storm in a teacup. 97. A tattler is worse than a thief. 98. A thief knows a thief as a wolf...
When we are not making an effort to learn, our mind is always processing new information or trying to analyze the similarities as well as the tiny nuances within the context which makes the topic stand out or seem different. If that is the case then the mind definitely holds the potential to learn more...
▪ Easier said than done.
▪ Grasp all, lose all.
▪ Action speaks louder than words.
▪ Waste not, want not.
▪ Talk of the devil and he comes.
▪ Let sleeping dogs lie.
▪ Nothing venture, nothing have.
▪ First come, first served.
▪ East and west, home is best...
an afterschool job teaches students how to manage their time is by giving them something to do after school. Many have heard the saying “Idle hands are the devils play thing.” This means that people who have nothing to do are more likely to be doing illegal things than people who do have something to...
no such comprehensive statute exists
When most tourists think of the Bahamas the picture of clean green pristine care free island paradise comes to mind as advertised and promoted around the world. Many of the tourists do not see the other side of the picture as shown on the brochure. The people of the...
wheel of life continues and man moves along with it, continuously being under enormous stress. He constantly longs for moments when he can leave his mind to roam free in the corridors of relaxation. The onuses beckon him and wherever he goes anxiety chases him. There is no respite whatsoever for him form...
was also poverty stricken, however, Booth experienced war and destruction through the media and footage of the Vietnam War in the 1970’s and the Bosnian War in the 1990’s. Booth was a victim of a violent attack which traumatised him, and his trauma was visible through his distinctive artwork, showing a...
and/or road test vehicle; determine needed action.
When a customer brings their vehicle to the shop for repair, they have a concern or problem in their mind but may have difficulty expressing the problem in words. In most repair facilities, it is the service writer's responsibility to help gather information...
So, providing services can also be a reason of work.
In addition, some people like to help others. They cannot seat idle. There is a saying that, "Idle mind is the devils workshop" and I think this is true. For example, my uncle John, He is very friendly and helping in nature. He likes to help others...
This had an affect on political development of New England. And one of their many teachings was that magicians (such as witches) were advocated of the Devil. So all witch-like behavior was forbidden. One place where this idea was held was in a town known as Salem. In Salem, in the 1600s many trials known...
cat makes a proud mouse.
91. A silent fool is counted wise.
92. A small leak will sink a great ship.
93. A soft answer turns away wrath.
94. A sound mind in a sound body.
95. A stitch in time saves nine.
96. A storm in a teacup.
97. A tattler is worse than a thief.
98. A thief knows a thief as a wolf...
and know what is good and what is bad.
Children have the most tender mind and have the capacity to grasp things quickly whether good or bad. Their minds are like clay and can be shaped in any wanted. It should be joint effort of the parents...
what you fancy does you good
A man who is his own lawyer has a fool for his client
A miss is as good as a mile
A new broom sweeps clean
A nod"s as good as a wink to a blind horse
A penny saved is a penny earned
A person is known by the company he keeps
A picture paints a thousand words