Leisure, the Basis of Culture: Making Sense Of Managing Life And Work

Could it be that we’ve sucked the life out our work because we don’t get leisure? This got me thinking not only about down time but how I approach my work.

Is work something to escape from and leisure something we strive for? By “strive for” I mean, it can become as if all we’re ever chasing is the next vacation, day off or holiday.

“Leisure lives on affirmation. It is not the same as the absence of activity … or even as an inner quiet. It is rather like the stillness

Source: Leisure, the Basis of Culture: An Obscure German Philosopher’s Timely 1948 Manifesto for Reclaiming Our Human Dignity in a Culture of Workaholism | Brain Pickings

By Blessing Mpofu

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