Boredom Quotes and Sayings
A yawn is more disconcerting than a contradiction.
Baseball is dull only to dull minds.
– Red Barber
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
– Dylan Thomas
All kinds are good except the kind that bores you.
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
Against boredom the gods themselves fight in vain.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
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
Boredom and fear keep us working and obeying the laws.
One eventually has enough even of oneself.
A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.
– Bert Leston Taylor
Only those who want everything done for them are bored.
– Billy Graham
The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal.
– H. L. Mencken
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most costly disease is not cancer or coronaries. The most costly disease is boredom – costly for both individual and society.
Being bored is an insult to oneself.
– Jules Renard
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
In order to live free and happily, you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
– Richard Bach