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Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time serenity, that nothing is.
– Thomas SzaszRate it:
Boredom is the root of all evil--the despairing refusal to be oneself.
– Søren KierkegaardRate it:
Boredom, after all, is a form of criticism.
– William PhillipsRate it:
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 TocquevilleRate it:
Born to be wild -- live to outgrow it.
– Doug HortonRate it:
Borrowers of books --those mutilators of collections, spoilers of the symmetry of shelves, and creators of odd volumes.
– Charles LambRate it:
Borrowing money from a bank is sometimes like borrowing money from your children.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
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 RichardsRate it:
Both half success and half failure must be considered as a full failure!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Both mother and God are verb, not noun.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
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 EinsteinRate it:
Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.
– AristotleRate it:
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 LincolnRate it:
Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy sweat will get you change.
– Jesse Louis JacksonRate it:
Both the cockroach and the bird could get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most.
– Joseph Wood KrutchRate it:
Both the cockroach and the bird would get along very well without us, although the cockroach would miss us most.
– Joseph Wood KrutchRate it:
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.*
– PersianRate it:
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 WeilRate it:
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 MarkhamRate it:
Boxing is just show business with blood.
– Frank BrunoRate it:
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. WodehouseRate it:
Boys are beyond the range of anybody's sure understanding, at least when they are between the ages of 18 months and 90 years.
– James Grover ThurberRate it:
Boys are capital fellows in their own way, among their mates but they are unwholesome companions for grown people.
– Charles LambRate it:
Boys are found everywhere-on top of, underneath, inside of, climbing on, swinging from, running around or jumping to. Mothers love them, little girls hate them, older sisters and brothers tolerate them, adults ignore them and Heaven protects them. A boy is Truth with dirt on its face, Beauty with a cut on its finger, Wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the Hope of the future with a frog in its pocket.
– Alan Marshall BeckRate it:
Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.
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