Boredom Quotes and Sayings
Boredom is when you check the fridge over and over hoping that something amazing will appear.
If you’re bored with life – you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things – you don’t have enough goals.
- Lou Holtz
Only those who want everything done for them are bored.
- Billy Graham
Boredom and fear keep us working and obeying the laws.
Against boredom the gods themselves fight in vain.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.
- Nancy Astor
In order to live free and happily, you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
- Richard Bach
When people are bored, it is primarily with their own selves that they are bored.
- Eric Hoffer
A yawn is more disconcerting than a contradiction.
He who reads this quote is bored.
One eventually has enough even of oneself.
The concept of boredom entails an inability to use up present moments in a personally fulfilling way.
- Wayne Dyer
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
When a man bores a woman, she complains. When a woman bores a man, he ignores her.
- Mason Cooley
Being bored is an insult to oneself.
- Jules Renard
People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.
- Jeremy Collier
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
- Dylan Thomas
Boredom flourishes too, when you feel safe. It’s a symptom of security.
- Eugene Ionesco
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal.
- H. L. Mencken
I spent a year in that town, one Sunday.
- George Burns
If you’re always bored then you’re always lazy, if you’re never bored then you’re always in some kind of drama.
There is always something to do if they get bored, they just refuse to do it.
It’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
- Marilyn Monroe