Quotation Explorer - 'Bored'

I don't know why I started writing. I don't know why anybody does it. Maybe they're bored, or failures at something else. - Cormac McCarthy
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals. - Lou Holtz
fire is beautifuland we know that if we gettoo close it will kill usbut what does that matterit is better to be happy for a momentand be burned up with beautythan to live a long timeand be bored all the while - Don Marquis
The art of being bored is lost. - Ted Klauber
Sometimes the facts in my head get bored and decide to take a walk in my mouth. Frequently this is a bad thing. - Scott Westerfeld
When people say they're unemployed, bored, or have nothing to do, I sigh and think, "If only time were transferable. - Joyce Rachelle
Why is there always this twitchiness, when you introduce a man to a woman friend, about whether the man will be bored or put off? - Alice Munro
Only boring people get bored. - Ruth Burke
Better to step out of your comfort zone, enjoy new experiences & not know what's coming your way, than stick to routines & be bored with the same end results. - April Mae Monterrosa
Punctuality is the virtue of the bored. - Evelyn Waugh
Always carry a book on a date so that when you get bored you can slip into the Ladies for a read. - Sharon Stone
...I also believe that introversion is my greatest strength. I have such a strong inner life that I’m never bored and only occasionally lonely. No matter what mayhem is happening around me, I know I can always turn inward. - Susan Cain
Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work youbelieve in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you willfind happiness that you had thought could never be yours. - Dale Carnegie
Do I get bored from books or films?No, I don't get I get bored from genre so I change it and start something new... - Deyth Banger
I wanted to be bored to death, as good a way to go as any. - Peter De Vries
Girls bored me - they still do. I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I've ever known. - Walt Disney
Kyo Sohma: angrily pointing at Yuki Just like I'll beat you one of these days Yuki: looking bored Wait wait I think I've heard this one before - Natsuki Takaya
Thinking minds doesn't get bored. - Amit Kalantri
I can safely say, on the authority of all that is revealed in the Word of God, that any man or woman on this earth who is bored and turned off by worship is not ready for heaven. - A.W. Tozer
In other people's company I felt I was dull, gloomy, unwelcome, at once bored and boring... - André Gide
Never assume that someone likes you by their sweetNess.Sometimes you are an option when they are bored - Prince simus
I would be bored to death if I didn't control a country--Gin - Mayu Shinjo
Almost everybody gets tired and bored by one lackadaisical topic. If you hit them with something delicious, like a sexy adventure, then the world will want to hear you speak, mind you! Don't become a vulgarian. - Michael Bassey Johnson
If we allow our "high creativity" to remain alive, we will never be bored. We can pray, standing in line at the super market. Or we can be lost in awe at all the people around us, their lives full of glory and tragedy, and suddenly we will have the beginnings of a painting, a story, a song. - Madeleine L'Engle
... he preferred being stimulated to being bored. - Ruth Harris
The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore. - Samuel Butler
It's the place where my prediction from the sixties finally came true: "In the future everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes." I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is, "In fifteen minutes everybody will be famous." - Andy Warhol
People have seen too many common people like them, and they are bored by it. They need heroes. - Amit Kalantri
Any country where I am not bored is a country that teaches me nothing. - Albert Camus
There are oceans of things to discover, to explore, to learn, to invent, to create in this world; especially with its modern possibilities offered. So, I don't understand when people complain they’re bored and have nothing to do. - Sahara Sanders
It`s only the boring who are bored. - W. Somerset Maugham
Popularity comes from allowing yourself to be bored by people while pretending to enjoy it.
If you are really bored with life, just meet a decent magician and have a close up magic show, he will restore inspiration in your life. - Amit Kalantri
Let us not be bored - Joe Buberger
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which has done real evil. - Voltaire
We sometimes reveal how ignorant or bored we were when we read a book by giving it 5-stars. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you. - Nancy Astor
Society is now one polished horde, --- Formed of two mighty tribes, the Bores and Bored. - Lord Byron
Sometimes I get bored riding down the beautiful streets of L.A. I know it sounds crazy, but I just want to go to New York and see people suffer.
Bored with the same type of misery over and over and over again. - Greg Behrendt
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
Never believe a friend who offered you his friendship just because he was getting bored. - Amit Kalantri
When tired, when bored, when happy, when unhappy, when night, when day, when cold, when hot, when nervous, when relaxed you always need music to fly into another dimension, the Dimension of Mindlessness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I’m bored’ is a useless thing to say. I mean, you live in a great, big, vast world that you’ve seen none percent of. Even the inside of your own mind is endless; it goes on forever, inwardly, do you understand? The fact that you’re alive is amazing, so you don’t get to say ‘I’m bored. - Louis C.K.
I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is "In 15 minutes everybody will be famous. - Andy Warhol
My shadow is tired walking with me; but I have yet to be bored walking with myself, all by myself... - Munia Khan
I think it is because I have a habit, when I am bored or disgusted with people of stepping suddenly into my own world and shutting the door. People resent this -- I suppose it is only natural to resent a door being shut in your face. They call it slyness when it is only self-defense. - L.M. Montgomery
A lot of impulsive mistakes are made by people who simply aren’t willing to stay bored a little longer. - Paul Aurandt Jr.
Conversation. What is it? A Mystery! It's the art of never seeming bored, of touching everything with interest, of pleasing with trifles, of being fascinating with nothing at all. - Guy de Maupassant
I would rather be confused for 10 minutes than bored for 5 seconds. - Russell T. Davies
The penalty of success is to be bored by people who used to snub you. - Nancy Astor
I think boredom is the beginning of every authentic act. (...) Boredom opens up the space, for new engagements. Without boredom, no creativity. If you are not bored, you just stupidly enjoy the situation in which you are. - Slavoj Žižek
God created philosophy for all the intellects that got bored of hearing the same bible stories every Sunday. - Shannon L. Alder
Happy people produce. Bored people consume. - Stephen Richards
Babies are cool, until you've done everything to do with 'em and you get bored. That's why T.V. shows about babies don't last more than a year.
Tried living in the real world instead of a shell, but I was bored before I even began. - Morrissey
To you who eat a lot of rice because you’re lonely, To you who sleep a lot because you’re bored, To you who cry a lot because you are sad, I write this down. Chew on your feelings that are cornerned like you would chew on rice.Anyway, life is something that you need to digest. - Chun Yang Hee
I was a weird little kid. I was very irritable, bored, frustrated. I felt my imagination bubbling inside my head without having any way to express itself. Given a crayon and paper, I would not draw a train or a house. I would draw these monsters, beasts and demons. - Clive Barker
I'm bored with it all. - Last Words - Winston S. Churchill
Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored. - George Saunders
Before you get bored of yourself try creativity in your life. - Amit Kalantri
Why people become writers??It's logical, they don't have what to do and they are bored and they want to show people a new world. So they create it!Why people watch films??Because they want to feel the taste of the reality!Everything is logical, think before you ask! - Deyth Banger
A writer's partner should be a good reader...otherwise she/he will get bored what's happening around. - Vikash Shrivastava
As a general man I tried watching movies, playing sports, going to picnics and other entertainments but I still got bored, then I tried heroism and now I am hero, and I never get bored. - Amit Kalantri
Never be bored, and you will never be boring. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Life is so interesting that sometimes it can make you bored. - Debasish Mridha
Do you wanna play? Everyone's dead, so I got bored. Did you come to play with me?--Wrath - Hiromu Arakawa
It is hard not to see into the future, faced with today's blind architecture - a thousand times more stupid and more revolting than that of other ages. How bored we shall be inside! - André Breton
Live an adventurous life. Every adventure freshens your life anew, and you do not get bored. An adventurous person dies only once, but a coward dies thousands of times. - His Holiness Divas
I really don't want to go in a place and to repeat the stuff like to watch Limitless all day, one moment I get bored I need to focus on something else. - Deyth Banger
When I'm not doing something that comes deeply from me, I get bored. When I get bored I get distracted and when I get distracted, I become depressed. It's a natural resistance, and it insures your integrity. - Maria Irene Fornes
If one of the most interesting places to be is your inner world, you will never be bored when you are alone. - Sahara Sanders
What I adore is supreme professionalism. I’m bored by writers who can write only when it’s raining. - Noël Coward
Some people are so boring that you are more bored when you are with them than when you are alone. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
I think I was very often bored as a child, but boredom is not what I knew it as—what I knew was that I worried a lot - David Foster Wallace
When I get real bored, I like to drive downtown and get a great parking spot, then sit in my car and count how many people ask if I'm leaving. - Steven Wright
All terrific but the people. THE PEOPLE. Everyone looks so exalted, or so wretched, or so spiffy, so funny, so splendid. If you are ever bored or blue, stand on the street corner for half an hour. - Maira Kalman
I was bored stiff while reading this. I got so bored I wanted to slit my wrists to see how my flatmate would react. - Zaki
You are not walking slow enough, when taking a walk, if you do not come across as bored or depressed (to the average sane person). - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Boredom is a lack of crazy. Its a lack of creativity. Invention. Innovation. If you're bored, blame yourself. - Katelyn S. Bolds
Even Azathoth is bored of this tune. - Christy Leigh Stewart
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