Lin Yutang Quote

Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials.


As quoted in Pearls of Wisdom: A Harvest of Quotations From All Ages (1987) by Jerome Agel and Walter D. Glanze, p. 46

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Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of...

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Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of...

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Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of...

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Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of...