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  • But women are generally born too indolent to be able to make such an effort. Cited from Life, Leter, and Philosophy of Ninon de L'Enclos, Robinson and Overton
  • I am afraid some of us are too indolent for such things. Cited from Letters of Edward FitzGerald in Two Volumes, V. 1, by Edward FitzGerald
  • Nor did the great minister grow indolent as he grew old. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 9, No. 55, May, 1862, by Various
  • He is tall and straight and very strong, not so indolent as most of our men. Cited from The Doomswoman, by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • Those of the south restored her to a more soft and indolent state. Cited from Summer on the Lakes, in 1843, by S.M. Fuller
  • You know how thin is its population, and how indolent is the character of its inhabitants. Cited from Italian Letters, Vols. I and II,William Godwin
  • Was he too indolent, then, to accept this future that seemed to be offered to him? Cited from Prince Fortunatus, by William Black
  • Her eyes were wide apart, dark and indolent and long -- brown or blue they might have been. Cited from Balloons, by Elizabeth Bibesco
  • Indolent and ill-educated, his natural good sense supplied the place of study. Cited from History of the Girondists, Volume I, by Alphonse de Lamartine
  • My body refused to act, and my mind hardly urged its indolent servant. Cited from The Indiscretion of the Duchess, by Anthony Hope
  • And if the energetic feel heat less than do the indolent, they certainly feel cold less. Cited from The Argosy, Vol. 51, No. 6, June 1891, ed. by Charles W. Wood
  • We are just as poor and proud and indolent as those who are of noble blood. Cited from Comic History of the United States, by Bill Nye
  • In his indolent, rather selfish way, he was much in love with his wife. Cited from K, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Some give them credit for being very industrious, while others again speak of them as indolent. Cited from The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes, by Jagor, et al.
  • She lay back in her chair with the indolent grace that usually characterized her movements. Cited from The Keeper of the Door, by Ethel M. Dell
  • She regarded her brother as weak and indolent, based on the events of a brief period in her life.
  • The moment had arrived when he must set aside the old indolent carelessness. Cited from The Story of the Foss River Ranch, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • We know they are carrying thousands who are too tired or too indolent to walk and think for themselves. Cited from Orthodoxy, by G. K. Chesterton
  • Shall I lap my soul in indolent ease while the work of life is before me? Cited from Holidays at the Grange or A Week's Delight, by Emily Mayer Higgins
  • You are even too indolent to engage in politics, or to go into the army. Cited from A Friend of Caesar, by William Stearns Davis
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