|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|How various his employments, whom the world|
Calls idle; and who justly, in return,
Esteems that busy world an idler too!
Cowper.The Task, Book III. Line 352.
|An idler is a watch that wants both hands,|
As useless if it goes as when it stands.
Cowper.Retirement, Line 681.