Boring Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old boring quotes, boring sayings, and boring proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.     

Marilyn Monroe

We are almost always bored by just those whom we must not find boring.     

Francois De La Rochefoucau

There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees.     

Michel de Montaigne

Being dull and boring is far more tragic than being tacky.     

Thom Filicia

There is nothing boring in life except ourselves     

Nadia Boulanger

Never fail to know that if you are doing all the talking, you are boring somebody.     

Helen Gurley Brown

For most people, life would be boring without meaningful work.     

Tim Ferriss

The secret of boring people lies in telling them everything.     

Anton Chekhov

The secret of being boring is to say everything.     


Being bored is an insult to oneself.     

Jules Renard

Perfection is boring. If a face doesn't have mistakes, it's nothing.     

Kevyn Aucoin

The boring thing with taking a walk with someone is that your thoughts are then dictated by the subject or subjects of your conversation; and that is made worse by the fact that most sane people are terrified of silence whenever they are with or near someone.     

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Never be bored, and you will never be boring.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

There is no such thing as a boring person when you are lonely or extremely bored.     

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

It gets so boring you know just to do the same thing over and over again.     

Jennifer Aniston

Boredom is a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half of the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.     

Bertrand Russell

Beauty without expression is boring.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Boredom is only for boring people with no imagination.     

Tim Tharp

Boring is a syndrome of being too simple.     

Deyth Banger

Nothing is boring if you look at carefully.     

Freeman Dyson

The most boring scenes are the scenes where a character is alone.     

Chuck Palahniuk

One way to prevent conversation from being boring is to say the wrong thing.     

Francis Joseph Sheed