Unwind Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old unwind quotes, unwind sayings, and unwind proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.     

Jerome K. Jerome

Stress is sometimes just an excuse. You choose your own reactions to the world. Kick that excuse over and find smiling up at you the joy of choice and the choice of joy.     

Terri Guillemets

You never know what makes some people tick until they begin to unwind.     


If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles.     

Doug Larson

Give your stress wings and let it fly away.     

Terri Guillemets

Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness.     

George Macdonald

If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun or relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it.     


Loafing needs no explanation and is its own excuse.     

Christopher Morley

Releasing the pressure, it's good for the teapot and the water. Try it sometime.     

Jeb Dickerson

The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.     

Sydney J. Harris

Taking time out each day to relax and renew is essential to living well.     

Judith Hanson Lasater

How body from spirit slowly does unwind, until we are pure spirit at the end.     

Theodore Roethke

Even the most powerful woman needs a place to unwind.     

Barbara Taylor Bradford

Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths.     

Etty Hillesum

Fate will unwind as it must!     

Burton Raffel

It's hard to unwind protectionism.     

Andrew Bernard