Hobby Quotes

By | November 18, 2009

Quotations about Hobbies

The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god. ~ Scott Alexander

I did nothing but work. I made work my hobby. I was lucky that way. ~ Mary Roebling

He that rides his hobby gently must always give way to him that rides his hobby hard. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully. ~ Scott Alexander

If you want to have a happy life, take up giving as a hobby when you’re young. ~ Arthur F. Leneban

Beware the hobby that eats. ~ Benjamin Franklin

Who can afford to do professional work for nothing? What hobbyist can put 3-man years into programming, finding all bugs, documenting his product and distribute for free? The fact is, no one besides us has invested a lot of money in hobby software. ~ Bill Gates

I think climbing is less a sport and more a hobby, and as such, I think everybody’s a beginning climber. ~ Alex Lowe

When your hobbies get in the way of your work – that’s OK; but when your hobbies get in the way of themselves… well… ~ Steve Martin

If you have no problems at your job you don’t have a job you’ve got a hobby. ~ Ronald Dunn

Life’s a hobby. ~ Joshua Lederberg

There are aspects of work that are enjoyable, that you could call a hobby. ~ Heston Blumenthal

The worst of all hobbies are those that people think they can get money at. They shoot their money down like corn out of a sack then. ~ George Eliot

Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of Solitaire. It is a grand passion. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Golf isn’t just my business, it’s my hobby. ~ Lee Trevino

When a habit begins to cost money, it’s called a hobby. ~ Jewish Proverb

Today is life — the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto. ~ Dale Carnegie

A hobby is hard work you wouldn’t do for a living. ~ Unknown

Gardening, I told myself, is the most sociable of hobbies. The very nature of one’s field of activities demands an audience. No one wants flowers to blush unseen or waste their sweetness. ~ Barbara Cheney

A hobby a day keeps the doldrums away. ~ Phyllis McGinley

Men are my hobby; if I ever got married I’d have to give it up. ~ Mae West

The fact that stamp collecting has long been the most popular hobby in the world, with over 16 million enthusiasts in the United States alone, is a good indication of how much fascination and appeal these colorful little pieces of gummed paper exert. ~ Rober Obojski

Artists usually don’t make all that much money, and they often keep their artistic hobby despite the money rather than due to it. ~ Linus Torvalds

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