Hunter-gatherers make no distinction between work and play, neither should we
In our capitalistic culture, our worth as individuals is measured by how hard we work. From a young age, we learn our value is determined by our productivity.
The only time it is acceptable to not work is on Sundays or vacation. And even then, there’s very little rest and relaxation happening. By the time we finally unwind, it’s time to jump back into the rat race.