Maybe this is *much ado about nothing* but, wikipedia.org states that nothing is associated with nothingness. In nontechnical uses, nothing denotes things lacking importance, interest, value, relevance, or significance. Nothingness is the state of being nothing, the state of nonexistence of anything, or the property of having nothing.
We couldn’t have said it better ourselves, but read on for enlightening quotes from famous people on doing—absolutely nothing.
Ah! To do Nothing and Do it Well!
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. George Bernard Shaw
Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing. Aristotle
Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring – it was peace. Milan Kundera
Doing nothing is better than being busy doing nothing. Lao Tzu