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Bore: one who has the power of speech but not the capacity for conversation.
– Benjamin Disraeli
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Boredom is a finicky creature, never around when you need it, and always popping up when you want it the least.
– Lewis Ward
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Boredom is a sign of satisfied ignorance, blunted apprehension, crass sympathies, dull understanding, feeble powers of attention, and irreclaimable weakness of character.
– James Bridie
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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
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Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time serenity, that nothing is.
– Thomas Szasz
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Boredom is the root of all evil--the despairing refusal to be oneself.
– Søren Kierkegaard
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Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism.
– William Phillips
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Born often under another sky, placed in the middle of an always moving scene, himself driven by the irresistible torrent which draws all about him, the American has no time to tie himself to anything, he grows accustomed only to change, and ends by regarding it as the natural state of man. He feels the need of it, more he loves it; for the instability; instead of meaning disaster to him, seems to give birth only to miracles all about him.
– Alexis de Tocqueville
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Born to be wild -- live to outgrow it.
– Doug Horton
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Borrowers of books --those mutilators of collections, spoilers of the symmetry of shelves, and creators of odd volumes.
– Charles Lamb
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Borrowing money from a bank is sometimes like borrowing money from your children.
– Vikrant Parsai
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Both class and race survive education, and neither should. What is education then If it doesn't help a human being to recognize that humanity is humanity, what is it for So you can make a bigger salary than other people
– Beah Richards
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Both half success and half failure must be considered as a full failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Both mother and God are verb, not noun.
– Vikrant Parsai
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both of them to be important and be either priority by your without knowladge it cant add more imaginationbut imagination always be theres without knowladge
– Albert Einstein
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Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.
– Aristotle
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Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes his aid against the other.... The prayers of both could not be answered--that of neither has been answered fully.
– Abraham Lincoln
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Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy sweat will get you change.
– Jesse Louis Jackson
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Both the cockroach and the bird could get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most.
– Joseph Wood Krutch
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Both the cockroach and the bird would get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most.
– Joseph Wood Krutch
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Both white and black acknowledge women?s sway, So much the better and the wiser too, Deeming it most convenient to obey, Or possibly they might their folly rue.*
– Persian
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Bourgeois society is infected by monomania the monomania of accounting. For it, the only thing that has value is what can be counted in francs and centimes. It never hesitates to sacrifice human life to figures which look well on paper, such as national budgets or industrial balance sheets.
– Simone Weil
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Bowed by the weight of centuries he leans upon his hoe and gazes on the ground, the emptiness of ages in his face, and on his back the burden of the world.
– Edwin Markham
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Boxing is just show business with blood.
– Frank Bruno
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Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious.
– P. G. Wodehouse
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