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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