Boredom Quotes and Sayings
The most costly disease is not cancer or coronaries. The most costly disease is boredom – costly for both individual and society.
A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.
– Bert Leston Taylor
Baseball is dull only to dull minds.
– Red Barber
Life is never boring, but some people choose to be bored, boredom is a choice.
When people are bored, it is primarily with their own selves that they are bored.
– Eric Hoffer
There is something more terrible than a hell of suffering – a hell of boredom.
– Victor Hugo
One eventually has enough even of oneself.
A yawn is more disconcerting than a contradiction.
Being bored is an insult to oneself.
– Jules Renard
Dear brain, please start being able to tell the difference between hungry and bored. Sincerely, I’m getting fat!
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
– Dylan Thomas
When a man bores a woman, she complains. When a woman bores a man, he ignores her.
– Mason Cooley
The concept of boredom entails an inability to use up present moments in a personally fulfilling way.
– Wayne Dyer
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson