People tend to be creative and resourceful when they don’t want to exert too much effort in whatever activity they’re doing. Most may not be really lazy but they also discover this ingenuity in them when they can’t be bothered. But, nothing beats lazy people since they are even better at finding ways on how to make things so much easier for their own comfort.
Just be a couch potato as you check out these 52 photos showing how a high level of laziness makes one a genius.
1. Drinking from a coconut without hands
This is what happens when you’re too lazy to drink from a coconut the regular way. Lazy people should all have drinking straws at their disposal no matter where they go.
2. Heating food by tiers
If indolence strikes, one would be doing this to easily heat food simultaneously. Lazy people cannot wait another extra minute to heat the other batch of food. Hence, putting two plates inside the microwave oven speeds up the process.
3. Instant nightstand
Drinking a glass of wine is made easier with this nightstand. What a brilliant idea for a book to be used as a wine glass holder when you like to have wine while reading before lights off.
4. The new faster and easier way to watch videos from the comfort of your bed
You probably know how annoying it can be when you have to get out of bed just to grab your phone? Well, this kid has come up with a brilliant new method to watch a video on his phone without even having to lift a finger to touch it.
5. Badass security guard
Everyone should take security seriously. Working as a security guard has it’s downsides, though. Why not take a short nap on duty while your poster friends steps in to take your place?
6. Smart lawn mower
Whoever thought of this should definitively apply for a patent. This new smart lawn mower will save you time and effort and revolutionize lawn mowing.
7. When you save money on manicures
Doing nails can be incredibly tedious, not to mention expensive if you often visit your nail salon. Here is the ideal and easy solution to both your problems.
8. Merry Christmas everyone!
Why spend all that time and effort on Christmas tree decorations when there’s a far easier way to create the perfect Christmas atmosphere? Jokes aside, this is a striking example of true laziness.
9. Who needs a chair when a box works too
This guy was so busy studying he didn’t even have the time to unpack his brand new rolling chair. We have to admit he found an elegant solution to his problem.
10. The icing on the cake
If this is how the cake looks like, we can only imagine what happened when the time came to unbox the birthday present. That’s one birthday party you probably wouldn’t want to go to.
11. Vacuuming made easier
Vacuuming is one of those chores only a few among us look forward to. This guy probably wanted to save time vacuuming but it ended up being harder than it would have if he just did it the usual way.
12. The smarter way to adjust your clock
Just because an idea is simple doesn’t mean it can’t be brilliant at the same time. Whoever thought of this one deserves an award for his (lack) of effort.
13. Remote control
You probably fantasized about a special kind of remote that would help you watch over the kids from the comfort of your chair. This dad has finally made that dream come true.
14. Who needs a tablet holder?
The problem with tablets is that they are often unwieldy and difficult to hold and adjust while you’re in bed. But you don’t have to buy a tablet holder to be comfortable and this guy proved it.
15. “People call me lazy, I call it smart.”
A wise man once said that laziness is the father of innovation. Let it be an inspiration to you like it was for the guy on the image.
16. Life is a game
The secret to a great gaming experience is to make yourself as comfortable as possible, no matter what it takes. Let’s be honest, we’ve all done something similar.
17. Laziness test
This can be a kind of a test to determine how lazy you really are. On one side you have a staircase and on the other, an escalator. If you’re willing to wait in line at an escalator, your laziness score is probably something like 99 percent.
18. No, this is not a sledge
You only need a dog and you’ll never have to use transportation services again. It costs absolutely nothing and your dog will also get his daily exercise.
19. The shortcut to the gym
Improving your fitness is no easy feat and it takes sacrifice. But some people prefer to take shortcuts, like these two.
20. Grab your popcorn
When we get carried away with work it becomes difficult to focus on anything else or even remember to go to the kitchen to grab a bite. Fortunately, this guy has found the way to take a snack and work at the same time.
21. Remote drinking
Did you notice how the guy to the right facepalming? If it’s a reaction to what his friend is doing, then it speaks volumes.
22. “My friend just took lazy to a new level”
Isn’t it ironic how lazy people end up doing more work in an effort to work as little as possible? It may be the universe’s way of punishing laziness.
23. Time to find a new roommate
This image screams: I’m so lazy I can’t be bothered to replace a toilet paper roll, even if it takes a minute to change it. We bet you wouldn’t want the guy who did this as your roommate.
24. How not to fill-up your gas tank
Laziness inspires people but not always in a good way. This is just wrong.
25. Laziness 101
If you’re in a rush to use the product you’ve just bought, don’t bother opening the package and use it right away. You’ll also help save the environment by reducing plastic pollution.
26. That’s one lazy dog
Did you know that pets take on the personality traits of their owners? We wonder whose personality traits is this dog mimicking.
27. Not a fan of standing
Waiting in lines requires a lot of patience and some people don’t realize that patience is a virtue. In her defense, some fast-food restaurants can be painfully slow. So why not take advantage of it to rest a bit?
28. A gamer or a bat?
All you passionate gamers out there understand how difficult it can be to abandon your gaming post to get some rest. This guy has figured it out.
29. There’s a better way to eat cereals
If you’re not a morning, preparing breakfast each morning can be very annoying and time-consuming. But no longer. You don’t need to use bowls for cereals ever again, thanks to this lazy guy’s brilliant invention.
30. All that I need is to be left alone
Sometimes the only possible way to get some deserved rest is to isolate yourself from the outside world and enjoy alone time. All you need is a box, your phone, and headphones.
While some people call this lazy, we call it creative. From now on, whenever you feel like you need a snack while you’re at your laptop, you’ll know what to do.
32. The future of telephoning is here
Being too busy at work and having to do many tasks at the same time is very stressful. But it doesn’t have to be that way. You only need a little bit of creativity to make it easier to multitask. Like this guy. The downside, quite literally, is that his phone is upside down.
33. Dog walking for the lazy
So far we’ve mentioned only the positive sides of laziness but here we witness one of the negative aspects of being lazy. It’s not only impractical but also dangerous.
34. Somebody broke the vending machine
Every employer’s nightmare is a lazy employee that negatively affects their company’s productivity. That would explain what happened to the vending machine on the image.
35. Winter is coming
Winter driving comes with many responsibilities like cleaning snow and ice off your car, getting snow tires, and much more. It’s all too much for lazy drivers like the owner of this car.
36. Lawn mowing for the lazy
For some, lawn mowing is a pleasure but for others, it’s a chore. There’s little doubt that the guy from the image belongs to the latter category.
37. ‘Please don’t kick daddy in the face, sweetie’
Spending time playing with kids can be incredibly tiring. This dad has found a way to conserve energy and still spent quality time with his kid. Calling him lazy would be unfair, don’t you agree?
38. Best friends forever
Don’t you love how different animal species support each other? This woodpecker is doing a favor to his lazy weasel friend. That’s how a true friendship should look like.
39. The alternative to hands-free mobiles
It’s too bad this guy’s phone was produced before hands-free technology really kicked in. On the other hand, he came up with a pretty good solution.