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