I learned that even after a single day’s experience of the outside world a man could easily live a hundred years in prison. He’d have laid up enough memories never to be bored. (“The Stranger”)
Boredom - Boring Quotes
People of Wealth and the so called upper class suffer the most from boredom.
Probably the difference between man and the monkeys is that the monkeys are merely bored, while man has boredom plus imagination.
The two foes of human happiness are pain and boredom.
We’re bored now. We’re all bored. But has it ever occurred to you, Wally, that in the process which creates this boredom that we see in the world now may very well be a self-perpetuating unconscious form of brainwashing created by a world totalitarian government based on money?
Oh, he’s as tedious As is a tir’d horse, a railing wife;… I have rather live With cheese and garlic in a windmill, far Than feed on cates, and have him talk to me. (Henry IV)
If you can’t stand solitude, perhaps you bore others too.
I am one of those unhappy persons who inspire bores to the highest flights of art.
A speaker who does not strike oil in ten minutes should stop boring.
A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.