All your favorite quotes!
''The penalty for success is to be bored by the people who used to snub you.''
- Nancy Astor
''Bore, n.: A person who talks when you wish him to listen.''
- Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Dictionary
''Every improvement in communication makes the bore more terrible''
- Frank Moore Colby
''Every hero becomes a bore at last.''
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
''The nice thing about being a celebrity is that when you bore people, they think it's their fault.''
- Henry Kissinger
''The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animal.''
- H. L. Mencken
''The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.''
- Ellen Parr
''Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored.''
- George Saunders last words
''Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale
Vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man.''
- William Shakespeare "King John", Act 3 scene 4
''A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you''
- Bert Leston Taylor
''Someone's boring me. I think it's me.''
- Dylan Thomas
''A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.''
- John Updike