Boredom Quotes and Sayings
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.
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
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
– Dylan Thomas
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
People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.
– Jeremy Collier
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
It’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
– Marilyn Monroe
The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore.
– Samuel Butler
Boredom flourishes too, when you feel safe. It’s a symptom of security.
– Eugene Ionesco
Boredom – God’s way of telling you that you’re wasting time.
There is always something to do if they get bored, they just refuse to do it.
There are no uninteresting things, only uninterested people.
– G.K. Chesterton
Life is what you make it…If one refuses to use one’s imagination..it will be boring.