Land of Wisdom - Quotations and sayings
Main menu
 Home
 Categories
 Authors
 Quote of the Day
 Contacts
 Site map
Recommend to visit
 
Quotations by category » Boredom
Quotes: 1 - 20 of 23 Pages: 1 2 Next Last
Bore: a person who talks when you wish him to listen.
Ambrose Bierce
Boredom is a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.
Bertrand Russell
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than inside a situation, and one leads to the other.
Arthur Schopenhauer
Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism
Wendell Phillips
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Dylan Thomas
I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.
Isaac Asimov
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Thomas Carlyle
In order to live free and happily, you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
Richard Bach
In the ancient recipe, the three antidotes for dullness or boredom are sleep, drink, and travel. It is rather feeble. From sleep you wake up, from drink you become sober, and from travel you come home again. And then where are you? No, the two sovere
D.H. Lawrence
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom
Arthur Schopenhauer
Love fed fat soon turns to boredom
Ovid
No man ever dared to manifest his boredom so insolently as does a Siamese tomcat when he yawns in the face of his amorously importunate wife.
Aldous Huxley
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
Voltaire
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
Dorothy Parker
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
Ellen Parr
The two foes of human happiness are pain and boredom
Arthur Schopenhauer
Uncertainty and mystery are energies of life. Don't let them scare you unduly, for they keep boredom at bay and spark creativity.
R. I. Fitzhenry
Unless a man has been taught what to do with success after getting it, the achievement of it must inevitably leave him a prey to boredom.
Bertrand Russell
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire.
Confucius
Quotes: 1 - 20 of 23 Pages: 1 2 Next Last
All quotations are property and copyright of their authors
© 2006-2019, Land of Wisdom