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Quotes, July 14,2011

Posted by husky004_ z5 NY (My Page) on
Wed, Jul 13, 11 at 22:07

Boredom is a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it. ~Bertrand Russell, The Conquest of Happiness

The war between being and nothingness is the underlying illness of the twentieth century. Boredom slays more of existence than war. ~Norman Mailer

I am never bored anywhere: being bored is an insult to oneself. ~Jules Renard

Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is. ~Thomas Szasz

When I get real bored, I like to drive downtown and get a great parking spot, then sit in my car and count how many people ask me if I'm leaving. ~-Steven Wright

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity. ~Dorothy Parker


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RE: Quotes, July 14,2011

I can't remember ever having been bored, not even in a doctor's waiting room. I don't go anywhere without something to read, unless it's to the convenient store 10 minutes away or my morning ramble. There is always something to see or do at home and the backyard, I just don't get that concept.


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