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Picture quote about creativity

I think it's necessary to let kids get bored once in a while - that's how they learn to be creative.

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There's no time to be bored in a world as beautiful as this. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Soren Kierkegaard about boredom

Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself. ⏤ Soren Kierkegaard

Picture quote by David Foster Wallace about accomplish

If you are immune to boredom, there is literally nothing you cannot accomplish. ⏤ David Foster Wallace

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There's no time to be bored in a world as beautiful as this. ⏤ Sayings

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Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.

Marilyn Monroe, actress

Boredom: the desire for desires.

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

Only those who want everything done for them are bored.

Billy Graham, evangelist

Somebody's boring me. I think it's me.

Dylan Thomas, poet

In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.

Richard Bach, writer

Highly educated bores are by far the worst; they know so much, in such fiendish detail, to be boring about.

Louis Kronenberger, critic

Life is never boring, but some people choose to be bored.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

Boredom is the root of all evil--the despairing refusal to be oneself.

Soren Kierkegaard, philosopher

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, coach

The wise person often shuns society for fear of being bored.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

The nice thing about being a celebrity is that, if you bore people, they think it's their fault.

Henry Kissinger,

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale, radio speaker

The ear tends to be lazy, craves the familiar and is shocked by the unexpected; the eye, on the other hand, tends to be impatient, craves the novel and is bored by repetition.

W. H. Auden, poet

I fell asleep reading a dull book and dreamed I kept on reading, so I awoke from sheer boredom.

Heinrich Heine, poet

Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself.

Gerald Brenan, writer

I have a fear of being boring.

Christian Bale, actor

All kinds are good except the kind that bores you.

Voltaire, writer

People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.

Jeremy Collier, clergyman

A bore is a person who opens his mouth and puts his feats in it.

Henry Ford, industrialist

Against boredom the gods themselves fight in vain.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Too many church services start at eleven sharp and end at twelve dull.

Vance Havner, clergyman

The boredom occasioned by too much restraint is always preferable to that produced by an uncontrolled enthusiasm for a pointless variety.

Osbert Lancaster, cartoonist

Something opens our wings. Something makes boredom and hurt disappear. Someone fills the cup in front of us: We taste only sacredness.

Rumi, poet

The concept of boredom entails an inability to use up present moments in a personally fulfilling way.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age, you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex, and at a certain age, I did that. But I'm past that age.

Katharine Hepburn, actress

And 'tis remarkable that they talk most who have the least to say.

Matthew Prior, poet

It is only a step from boredom to disillusionment, which leads naturally to self-pity, which in turn ends in chaos.

Manly Hall, philosopher

The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.

Voltaire, writer

Nobody bores any man as much as an unhappy female.

Moss Hart, playwright

They sicken of the calm, who knew the storm.

Dorothy Parker, poet

Boring people are a reflection of boring people.

Doug Horton,

I begin with the principle that all men are bores. Surely no one will prove himself so great a bore as to contradict me in this.

Soren Kierkegaard, philosopher

What's wrong with being a boring kind of guy?

George Bush,

Men are seldom more commonplace than on supreme occasions.

Samuel Butler, poet

Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself.

Charles Baudelaire, poet

When you're away, I'm restless, lonely, Wretched, bored, dejected; only here's the rub, my darling dear, I feel the same when you're near.

Samuel Hoffenstein, writer

Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire.

Confucius, philosopher

Only the most acute and active animals are capable of boredom. -- A theme for a great poet would be God's boredom on the seventh day of creation.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Bores bore each other too; but it never seems to teach them anything.

Don Marquis, poet

In love there are no vacations. No such thing. Love has to be lived fully with its boredom and all that.

Marguerite Duras, novelist

When you're bored with yourself, marry and be bored with someone else.

King Edward VIII, royalty

One thing I can say about George... he may not be able to keep a job, but he's not boring.

Barbara Bush, first lady

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.


Before, for me, peace could have been synonymous with boredom.

Isabelle Adjani, actress

The kids out there want something they can relate to, something that's real; most of that whiny stuff isn't real. The cheesy pop songs just bore me to death.

Jonathan Davis, musician

I've lived in good climate, and it bores the hell out of me. I like weather rather than climate.

John Steinbeck, author

When I get bored, I get into trouble.

Angie Harmon, model

I can't remember the last time I was bored.

Carolyn Murphy, model

A bore is a man who has nothing to say and says it anyway.


People of Wealth and the so called upper class suffer the most from boredom.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored.

George Sanders, actor

To do the same thing over and over again is not only boredom: it is to be controlled by rather than to control what you do.

Heraclitus, philosopher

No society ever seems to have succumbed to boredom. Man has developed an obvious capacity for surviving the pompous reiteration of the commonplace.

John Kenneth Galbraith, economist

Banality is a symptom of non-communication. Men hide behind their clich?s.

Eugene Ionesco, dramatist

The man who suspects his own tediousness is yet to be born.

Thomas Bailey Aldrich, poet

Is boredom anything less than the sense of one's faculties slowly dying?

John Berger, artist

The penalty for success is to be bored by people who used to snub you.

Nancy Astor, politician

A yawn is a silent shout.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

You don't burn out from going too fast. You burn out from going too slow and getting bored.

Cliff Burton, musician

I know when I'm working I seldom get into trouble. My educated guess is that boredom has caused most of the problems with Hollywood celebrities.

Hedy Lamarr, actress

I'm such a chameleon. I never get bored.

Natalie Imbruglia, musician

Plato was a bore.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Boredom is always counter-revolutionary. Always.

Guy Debord, writer

The devil's name is dullness.

General Robert E. Lee,

Sir, you have but two topics, yourself and me. I am sick of both.

Samuel Johnson, author

Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie, writer

The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal.

H. L. Mencken, writer

I never did pal around with actresses. Their talk usually bored me to tears.

Bette Davis, actress

Bore, n. A person who talks when you wish him to listen.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But to be out of it is simply a tragedy.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

The presidency has many problems, but boredom is the least of them.

Richard M. Nixon, president

Bores put you in a mental cemetery while you are still walking.

Elsa Maxwell, writer

A bore is a vacuum cleaner of society, sucking up everything and giving nothing. Bores are always eager to be seen talking to you.

Elsa Maxwell, writer

It's so much easier to pray for a bore than to go and see one.

C. S. Lewis, writer

We can be bought, but we can't be bored.

Lynn Fontanne, actress

Discussing how old you are is the temple of boredom.

Ruth Gordon, actress

Bored people, unless they sleep a lot, are cruel.

Renata Adler, journalist

Is life not a thousand times too short for us to bore ourselves?

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Knowing what I'll write about and what I won't has never really been a problem. I won't write about things that bore me.

Ree Drummond, author

I just get bored easily. As I'm sure other people do too.

Pink, musician

I had been thinking for a while about how bored and tired I was of playing straight-down-the-middle everymanish characters that have what I call white guy problems. And I missed playing characters who lacked dignity and more importantly, lacked social skills.

Justin Long, actor

When I get a fringe, it's because I'm bored or need a change; I always regret it!

Chloe Sevigny, actress

I can't be bothered to go to the gym, though. I honestly just can't be bothered - it's the most boring thing on Earth. I have tried and every six months I go 'right, I'm going to the gym'. Then I do it for two weeks and get so bored by it.

Carol Vorderman, entertainer

We are not forgiven because we are good. We are forgiven because Christ bore our sins.

Joseph Prince, clergyman

Happiness is nothing but temporary moments here and there - and I love those. But I would be bored out of my mind if I were happy all the time.

Zoe Saldana, actress

One sometimes says: 'He killed himself because he was bored with life.' One ought rather to say: 'He killed himself because he was bored by lack of life.'

Victor Hugo, author

I love the physical thing of being on the earth that bore you. I have the same feeling when I walk in a very beautiful place that I have when I play and it goes right.

Jacqueline du Pre, musician

It's the boredom that kills you. You read until you're tired of that. You do crossword puzzles until you're tired of that. This is torture. This is mental torture.

Jack Kevorkian, activist

We always see the innocent victims in the stories, and I am a little bored with that. I am much more interested in the price paid by the people who can fly.

Bill Williams, celebrity

I have complete freedom, and there's no way to get pigeonholed or bored. What could be better than that?

Richard Marx, musician

You can't do a machine without knowing something about how it's going to work. As for the romantics, the costumes bored me and I don't enjoy doing period clothes.

Boris Vallejo, artist

Playing good girls in the 30s was difficult, when the fad was to play bad girls. Actually I think playing bad girls is a bore; I have always had more luck with good girl roles because they require more from an actress.

Olivia De Havilland, actress

The absence of the will to live is, alas, not sufficient to make one want to die.

Michel Houellebecq,

When the shriveled skin of the ordinary is stuffed out with meaning, it satisfies the senses amazingly.

Virginia Woolf, author

Boredom is not an end-product, is comparatively rather an early stage in life and art. You've got to go by or past or through boredom, as through a filter, before the clear product emerges.


Boredom is a disease of the mind and psyche, an insidious disease. It not only takes the joy out of life, but the creativity as well. No one of God's children should ever be bored with life.


A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.

Bert Leston Taylor,

The life of the creative man is lead, directed and controlled by boredom. Avoiding boredom is one of our most important purposes.

Saul Steinberg, artist

Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than inside a situation, and one leads to the other.

Susan Sontag, author

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