Boredom Quotes and Sayings
Boredom is when you check the fridge over and over hoping that something amazing will appear.
Boredom and fear keep us working and obeying the laws.
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
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
Perhaps the world’s second worst crime is boredom. The first is being a bore.
- Jean Baudrillard
In order to live free and happily, you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
- Richard Bach
He who reads this quote is bored.
If you knew what you were doing, you’d probably be bored.
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.
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
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
- Dorothy Parker
I spent a year in that town, one Sunday.
- George Burns
The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore.
- Samuel Butler
Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The thing to avoid is being a bore to oneself.
- Gerald Brenan
One eventually has enough even of oneself.
Boredom comes from a boring mind.
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