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Positive Quotes about Bored

Let these Bored quotes help you to have a positive attitude toward life, and to think positively.

For those who are bored with life,
the path to happiness almost always comes
through service to the less-fortunate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Inspirational

If we like what we do, if we always do our best,
then we are really enjoying life.
We are having fun, we don't get bored,
we don't have frustrations.
- don Miguel Ruiz

I get bored very easily, ...
I have a voracious appetite and I do not feel alive
if I'm repeating something I'm good at.
So I'm always looking for new challenges.
- Jewel

The wise person often shuns society for fear of being bored.
- Jean de la Bruyere

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I am bored with it all.
- Winston Churchill

Since boredom advances and boredom is the root of all evil,
no wonder, then, that the world goes backwards, that evil spreads.
This can be traced back to the very beginning of the world.
The gods were bored; therefore they created human beings.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Basically, I hate conformity.
I hate people telling me what to do.
It makes me want to smash things.
So-called normal behaviour patterns make me so bored,
I could throw up!
- Wendy O. Williams

 

I started to get bored with that stuff about only drawing
men and I've taken it out of the slideshow.
- Alison Bechdel

To wait, for an actor, is not like someone who's waiting to see the doctor.
It's not the kind of wait where you get bored.
- Catherine Deneuve

I get bored doing one thing only.
I've been very lucky to explore a lot of different
artistic territory and I don't see why I won't continue on that path.
- Bill Mumy

Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.
- Evelyn Waugh

The penalty of success is to be bored by people who used to snub you.
- Nancy Astor

Then you get into it, especially if you start talking about football,
fighting and Muhammad Ali.
Then the ladies get very bored and start delivering ultimatums.
- Oliver Reed

Nobody is bored when he is trying to make something
that is beautiful or to discover something that is true.
- William Ralph Inge

What is it about actors? God knows I get bored with
actors talking about themselves.
- Alan Rickman

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

I learned to write fiction the way I learned to read fiction -
by skipping the parts that bored me.
- Jonathan Lethem

People are worms, and even the God who created them
is immensely bored with their antics.
- Ama Ata Aidoo

You get ideas from daydreaming.
You get ideas from being bored.
You get ideas all the time.
The only difference between writers and other people
is we notice when we're doing it.
- Neil Gaiman

It is formatted, and I'm tired of using vi.
I get really bored.
- Bill Joy

That was the beginning of modern acting for me.
You don't have to tell a camera everything.
It gets bored if you do and wants to look elsewhere.
- Stephen Rea

I'm bored with that line.
I never use it anymore.
My new line is "In 15 minutes everybody will be famous."
- Andy Warhol

There is a vast world of work out there in this country,
where at least 111 million people are employed in this country alone -
many of whom are bored out of their minds.
All day long.
- Richard Nelson Bolles

The penalty of success is to be bored by the attentions
of people who formerly snubbed you.
- Mary Wilson Little

I take the theater seriously in that I loathe it,
I'm bored by it.
- Fiona Shaw

You get bored if you do the same thing too much.
- Shawn Ashmore

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

We don't know all the answers.
If we knew all the answers we'd be bored,
wouldn't we? We keep looking, searching,
trying to get more knowledge.
- Jack LaLanne

I get bored talking about myself, but I can talk about the work.
- Glenn Close

Luckily, I'm doing other things besides just modeling,
because frankly, I'm a little bored with it.
- Rebecca Romijn

I don't know why people think child actresses in particular are screwed up.
I see kids everywhere who are totally bored.
I've never been bored a day in my life.
- Jodie Foster

Only those who want everything done for them are bored.
- Billy Graham

The world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune,
and willing avoids the sight of distress.
- W. Somerset Maugham

We can be bought, but we can't be bored.
- Lynn Fontanne

I find myself thinking: Oh God, now what? I always have to have a new plan,
otherwise I get very, very bored.
- Trisha Goddard

God knows when I'm going to retire.
I think I'm going to be bored.
- Mark Roberts

Is it worse to be scared than to be bored,
that is the question.
- Gertrude Stein

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

We had so much press, and then they get bored...
I think we've done well to keep going.
- Emma Anderson

I'm a gemini, and I get so bored so easily.
I mean, I have moved six times in the last eight years.
- Courteney Cox

When you're bored with yourself, marry and be bored with someone else.
- King Edward VIII

So I am getting a little bored with defining one type
of film as American and the other European or from
somewhere else because the division is no longer true.
- Wim Wenders

Basically, I'm a really bad interviewer.
I love meeting celebrities, but then I get a bit bored.
Once you meet them you thing, 'really,
what an ordinary person'.
- Graham Norton

The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore.
- Samuel Butler

I got quite bored when I was hanging in the air.
I want to do it without a parachute next.
- Rhona Mitra

When people are bored it is primarily with themselves.
- Eric Hoffer

The band's never taken a year off.
Last August we decided to take one, and three months in I was bored to tears.
- Steven Tyler

I'm never bored.
- Jack Prelutsky

I took lots of photographs and had planned to write
a treatise on how it worked,
but I quickly got bored with that idea and wrote a
scientific fairy tale instead.
- Kit Williams

He was not only a bore; he bored for England.
- Malcolm Muggeridge

There's no excuse to be bored.
Sad, yes.
Angry, yes.
Depressed, yes.
Crazy, yes.
But there's no excuse for boredom, ever.
- Viggo Mortensen

I'm not bored; I'm not a guy who has nothing to do.
- Darrell Royal

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

I know many books which have bored their readers,
but I know of none which has done real evil.
- Voltaire

I wanted to be bored to death, as good a way to go as any.
- Peter De Vries

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

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

Sometimes the eye gets so accustomed that if you don't have a change,
you're bored.
It's the same with fashion, you know.
And that, I suppose, is what style is about.
- Bill Blass

It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is
a wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune;
but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful.
- Nicolas de Chamfort

I don't have a plan for a story when I sit down to write.
I would get quite bored carrying it out.
- Michael Ondaatje

For the past couple of years I've been pretty bored with music in general...
just bored with it.
- Les Claypool

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

You can see when an actor gets bored:
Their eyes go dead.
I promised myself I'd never let that happen.
If it does, I'll go and live on a desert island for a year.
- Anna Friel

Author: A fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived with him,
insists on tormenting generations to come.
- Baron de Montesquieu

It's street theater.
You have to make it entertaining so people don't get bored and walk away.
- Jason Statham

Idle people are often bored and bored people,
unless they sleep a lot, are cruel.
It is not accident that boredom and cruelty are great
preoccupations in our time.
- Renata Adler

I have never been bored an hour in my life.
I get up every morning wondering what new strange glamorous
thing is going to happen and it happens at fairly regular intervals.
- William Allen White

My biggest ambition is never to be bored.
I'm not aggressive enough to strongly run after being an actress.
- Anjelica Huston

Yet there are some people - Steve Allen would dissect comedy forever;
he's a really funny guy,
but he would love talking about comedy.
I'm doing it right now and you all seem bored.
- Bob Saget

Twenty can't be expected to tolerate sixty in all things,
and sixty gets bored stiff with twenty's eternal love affairs.
- Emily Carr

I hate getting bored.
- Edward Hall


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