Nothing is more boring than some old person going on and on about the way things used to be.
There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees.
Somebody’s boring me. I think it’s me.
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations.
And some poets are far better read off the page because they’re very bad speakers. I’m thinking of one in particular whom I won’t name, a good poet, and he reads in such a dry, boring way, your eyes start drooping.
Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself.
It is necessary to work, if not from inclination, at least from despair. Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself.
Spending a weekend with Hitler would have been boring in the extreme, although you would have had a greater certainty in coming back alive.
Fame is a lot of fun, but it’s not interesting. I loved being noticed and praised, even the banquets. But they didn’t have anything that I wanted. After about six months, I found it boring.
Beauty without expression is boring.