boredom

A Quote by Virginia Woolf on awareness, boredom, happiness, independence, and life

The man who is aware of himself is henceforward independent; and he is never bored, and life is only too short, and he is steeped through and through with a profound yet temperate happiness.

Virginia Woolf (1882 - 1941)

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A Quote by Lisa Kirk on boredom and gossip

A gossip is one who talks to you about others; a bore is one who talks to you about himself; and a brilliant conversationalist is one who talks to you about yourself.

Lisa Kirk

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on boredom and life

Is not life a hundred times too short to bore ourselves?

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

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A Quote by Wayne Dyer on boredom, life, and people

Life is never boring, but some people choose to be bored.

Wayne Dyer

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A Quote by Wayne Dyer on boredom and present

The concept of boredom entails an inability to use up present moments in a personally fulfilling way.

Wayne Dyer

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on boredom

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I'm bored with it all. Before slipping into a coma. He died 9 days later.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on boredom

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With battlements that on their restless fronts Bore stars.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Excursion. Book ii.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on boredom, heart, and music

The music in my heart I bore Long after it was heard no more.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Solitary Reaper.

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on boredom, mind, and world

The sightless Milton, with his hair Around his placid temples curled; And Shakespeare at his side,-a freight, If clay could think and mind were weight, For him who bore the world!

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: The Italian Itinerant.

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A Quote by William Phillips on boredom and criticism

Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism.

William Phillips (1878 -)

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