Are these the laziest people ever? Or are they just incredibly clever?

As with most instances when it comes to human behaviour, whether it's drunkenness, loudness, or in this case, laziness - there is someone out there who is taking it one step further than you.

And, as these hilarious photos attest, these people have taken inertia to levels that would make a sloth look productive.

But when many of us would have bitten the bullet and moved a limb or two to get something done, these indolent few have come up with some ingenious ways to make sure they can stay as immobile as possible.

From makeshift devices to make their lives a little easier to lazy ladies captured sitting on a chair in a fast food chain queue, just looking at these snaps will exhaust you.

This article was first published on Daily Mail and is republished here with permission.