Boredom Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Life is never boring, but some people choose to be bored.
– Wayne Dyer
Boredom comes from a boring mind.
Perhaps the world’s second worst crime is boredom. The first is being a bore.
– Jean Baudrillard
The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.
– Nancy Astor
The concept of boredom entails an inability to use up present moments in a personally fulfilling way.
– Wayne Dyer
When a man bores a woman, she complains. When a woman bores a man, he ignores her.
– Mason Cooley
A yawn is more disconcerting than a contradiction.
Baseball is dull only to dull minds.
– Red Barber
All kinds are good except the kind that bores you.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
– Dylan Thomas
Boredom is the self being stuffed with itself.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
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
When people are bored, it is primarily with their own selves that they are bored.
– Eric Hoffer
Only those who want everything done for them are bored.
– Billy Graham
In order to live free and happily, you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
– Richard Bach
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Against boredom the gods themselves fight in vain.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Being bored is an insult to oneself.
– Jules Renard
People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.
– Jeremy Collier
Boredom flourishes too, when you feel safe. It’s a symptom of security.
– Eugene Ionesco
A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.
– Bert Leston Taylor
The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal.
– H. L. Mencken
The most costly disease is not cancer or coronaries. The most costly disease is boredom – costly for both individual and society.