Uncertainty and mystery are energies of life. Don't let them scare you unduly, for they keep boredom at bay and spark creativity.
Highly educated bores are by far the worst; they know so much, in such fiendish detail, to be boring about.
Bore, n.: A person who talks when you wish him to listen.
A scholar knows no boredom.
Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time serenity, that nothing is.
Work saves us from three great evils boredom, vice and need.
The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom.
In the U.S. You have to be a deviant or exist in extreme boredom.. Make no mistake all intellectuals are deviants in the U.S.
My boredom threshold is low at the best of times but I have spent more time being slowly and excruciatingly bored by children than any other section of the human race.
In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
When I write love songs, people think they're really soppy but I see love as a consolation for the boredom of life.
God's people have no assurances that the dark experiences of life will be held at bay, much less that God will provide some sort of running commentary on the meaning of each day's allotment of confusion, boredom, pain, or achievement.
They say that death kills you, But death doesn't kill you. Boredom and indifference kill you.
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.
Airline travel is hours of boredom interrupted by moments of stark terror.
In love there are no vacations No such thing. Love has to be lived fully with its boredom and all that.
The presidency has many problems, but boredom is the least of them.
Boredom is a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.
Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire.
Discussing how old you are is the temple of boredom.
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Economics is a subject profoundly conducive to cliche, resonant with boredom. On few topics is an American audience so practiced in turning off its ears and minds. And none can say that the response is ill advised.
Beauty is a bit of a bore.
I fell asleep reading a dull book and dreamed I kept on reading, so I awoke from sheer boredom.
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
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