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Quotations on Boredom

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All kinds are good except the kind that bores you.

~ Voltaire

Probably the difference between man and the monkeys is that the monkeys are merely bored, while man has boredom plus imagination.

~ Lin Yutang

Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure.

~ Aldous Huxley

Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.

~ Virginia Woolf

Cherish forever what makes you unique, cuz you're really a yawn if it goes.

~ Bette Midler

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

~ George W. Bush

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