We estimated that we could make one of four cylinders with 4 inch bore and 4 inch stroke, weighing not over two hundred pounds, including all accessories.
I have ten commandments. The first nine are, thou shalt not bore. The tenth is, thou shalt have right of final cut.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
They really stay just characters to me. I look at them, and I don't see always the same person up there. And hopefully, people will see that too. Because it's very easy to bore people, and that's a killer. So hopefully that won't happen.
Endless motorbike talk can and does bore me.
The international order established at the end of World War II could certainly have been worse. However, this order did contain certain factors which bore within them the seeds of instability.
I tend to like poems that engage me - that is to say, which do not bore me.
If you bore them to death and say, this hurts me more than it hurts you, A, they're not going to believe it, and B, they're going to invest their time in other things anyway.
The downside is that you've outlined so thoroughly that the actual writing can be a bore, and that can come through in the writing.
Peter Ustinov was the first really positive influence in my career. He was real and he bore witness to it. The things he said to you, he lived them.
It's an extraordinary thing about Mozart is that you never tire of him... he never bores me, and he doesn't... not only bore me, that's too strong a word.
I'm a real bore.
No, I don't like recording. It's a bore.
I was a purist bore.
We must believe what is good and true about the prophets, that they were sages, that they did understand what proceeded from their mouths, and that they bore prudence on their lips.
Reading is a huge effort for many people, a bore for others, and, believe it or not, many people prefer watching TV.
If it's a terrible script, it's a terrible bore.
It's such a Bore Being always Poor.
For years I used to bore my wife over lunch with stories about funny incidents.
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.
Unrequited love's a bore.
I get diminishing returns when I bore myself in an interview.
Bore children, and they stop reading. There's no room for self-indulgence or showing off or setting the scene.
His imagination conceived and bore - worlds but nothing in these worlds became alive until he discovered its true and living name. The name was the breath of life and, sooner or later, he invariably found it.
The bore is usually considered a harmless creature, or of that class of irrationa bipeds who hurt only themselves.