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Quotes of relaxation

  1. I love doing normal things- movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths- that's a big one for relaxation I also love to go to art and history museums. – Christina Aguilera
  2. My ideal relaxation is working on upholstry. I spend hours in junk shops buying furniture. I do all the upholstery work myself, and it's like therapy. – Pamela Anderson
  3. For mothers who must earn, there is indeed no leisure time problem. The long hours of earning are increased by the hours of domestic labor, until no slightest margin for relaxation or change of thought remains. – Katharine Anthony
  4. It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes. – Thomas Aquinas
  5. I like to follow my favorite team and talk sports with my band or fans. You won't believe how many musicians are sports fans. We have so much time on tour that we need these outlets for relaxation – Garth Brooks
  6. Thus we hope to teach mythology not as a study, but as a relaxation from study; to give our work the charm of a story -book, yet by means of it to impart a knowledge of an important branch of education. – Thomas Bulfinch
  7. That business of relaxation which is so terribly modern today, is all good and well, but my work interests me so much, and is so varied, that many times it seems relaxing when I go from one aspect to another. – Arne Jacobsen
  8. I must confess that, at that time, I had absolutely no knowledge of the slowness of the relaxation processes in the ground state, processes which take place in collisions with the wall or with the molecules of a foreign gas. – Alfred Kastler
  9. True relaxation which would do me the world of good, does not exist for me. – Gustav Klimt
  10. What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter- a soothing, calming influence on the mind, rather like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue. – Henri Matisse
  11. There is an atmosphere about the picture theatre that speaks of entertainment and relaxation The charming surroundings, good music, and the fact that each visitor is determined to enjoy a few hours of holiday all exert an influence on the mind. – Ivor Novello
  12. The average session takes about one to two hours. It's totally amazing because when a person breathes, they go through one stage of relaxation after another, and every stage releases tension. – Leonard Orr

Usage examples for relaxation

  1. The morning wore into mid- day, then the recreation hour brought relaxation from all mental effort. – Dorothy Dale at Glenwood School by Margaret Penrose
  2. So he talked and played with Martha in his moments of relaxation – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith
  3. You've been working too hard of late, and you need relaxation – The Bicyclers and Three Other Farces by John Kendrick Bangs
  4. As to the drag, his father had in a certain measure approved of that, and he would keep the drag, as he must have some relaxation – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  5. He was the best of good company always, as I found out early in our association, in those days when we went out together for our luncheon every day and enjoyed an hour of relaxation between the long morning's work and that of the longer afternoon. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  6. Prince Ugo's composure did not suffer the faintest relaxation under the direct charge of the American. – Castle Craneycrow by George Barr McCutcheon
  7. It was a welcome relaxation from the irksome task that had been so long imposed upon them, and the coat was at length permitted to drop down upon the ledge. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  8. Our Lord permitted him to pursue me, after a surprising manner, into all the places I have been in, without giving me any relaxation – The Autobiography of Madame Guyon by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
  9. The pure air of the country, and relaxation from some of his most pressing work, may do wonders for him. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  10. And even as the necessity of relaxation is greater at Oxford, so is the chance of having fun and of making good friends- of growing used to the ways of the world of men. – An American at Oxford by John Corbin
  11. Just now, however, I consider myself as indulging in the relaxation of private life. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. " She is too tired, that is what she always says; but I cannot help thinking a little music would be a healthy relaxation for her; but she will have it that with her it is waste of time," said mother. – Esther A Book for Girls by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  13. Relaxation of Mr. John Hay from the sentence of suspension. – The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  14. The society of women is usually sought by men during hours of mental relaxation and we naturally find such a charm in their mere presence, especially when they are graceful or beautiful, that we are not very severe or even accurate judges of the abstract intellectual quality of their talk. – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  15. The instant Miss Ward entered the room there was a relaxation of tense muscles and a sigh went over the room. – That Little Girl of Miss Eliza’s by Jean K. Baird
  16. Certainly there was relaxation and in taking it, we sorted out each other. – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  17. That this regulation is emphatically a wise one is proved to all who know anything of the history of our Society by the disastrous results which followed from a very slight temporary relaxation of it. – Clairvoyance by Charles Webster Leadbeater
  18. He wore short side whiskers, but shaved the rest of his face, leaving fully exposed an obstinate chin, and mobile lips, grim and resolute in repose, but capable of relaxation into a smile of almost feminine charm. – Thomas Henry Huxley; A Sketch Of His Life And Work by P. Chalmers Mitchell
  19. And now, he added, with the wide yawn of sudden relaxation you fellows can make a night of it, if you want to, but I'm going to bed. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson

Rhymes for relaxation