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.
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.
If you knew what you were doing, you’d probably be bored.
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
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
When a man bores a woman, she complains. When a woman bores a man, he ignores her.
- Mason Cooley
Life is never boring, but some people choose to be bored.
- Wayne Dyer
Boredom: the desire for desires.
- Leo Tolstoy
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