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Time to Stop and Stare

A look at work as it has been perceived down the ages-and a look at its mirror image. Idleness, once considered one of the deadly sins, now implies the right to slow down, go at your own pace, have time to stop and stare. Idleness is synonymous with wisdom and it confers an incomparable sense of well-being on men and women who embrace it.
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