Being Tired Sayings and Quotes

Burnout is real. We all get exhausted and with our increasingly busy schedules, being tired is becoming more of a normal part of our lives. Take a break with the collection of wise and insightful quotes about being tired below.


I am sick of the disparity between things as they are and as they should be. I'm tired. I'm tired of the truth and I'm tired of lying about the truth.     

Edward Franklin Albee

When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

A man grows most tired while standing still.     

Chinese Proverbs

Even when you have every right to be tired of everything, Never be tired of living.     

Terry Mark

Once you become poor, tired and time-constrained, you become a much better human being.     

Caitlin Moran

Don't stop when you are tired. Stop when you are done!!     

Brayden Brad

I'm not tired of challenges. I'm tired of people challenging me for nothing.     

Ces Peta

Never be tired of a dream, if not fulfilled. Fear of failure should not deter you from your path of self belief. Your belief and determination will get you to your destination and make the dream come true.     

Anil Sinha

If one could run without getting tired I don't think one would often want to do anything else     

C.S. Lewis

If we want to get over being tired and weary, we have to learn how to go to God on a regular basis. The minute we feel like we cant take it anymore, we have to go spend a little time with him, read his word and talk to him in your prayers, he hears every words you tell him, just leave all your burden with him as soon as you tell him your troubles, feel the ease up on your shoulders, because he took your load of them, the pain in your heart ease up because he comforted you. What a friend we have in our Lord !!     

Glen Rambharack

Retired is being tired twice, I've thought, first tired of working, then tired of not.     

Richard Armour

Whenever I get fed up with life I love to go wandering in nature.     

Andrea Arnold

Sometimes the only way you can feel good about yourself is by making someone else look bad. And I'm tired of making other people feel good about themselves.     

Dan Castellaneta

Life is one long process of getting tired.     

Samuel Butler

Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.     

Newt Gingrich

I just got tired of being sick and tired and feeling down. Unfortunately, you don't realize this until you're getting sober but the reason why you're depressed all the time is it's the drugs that are depressing you.     

Steven Adler

We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.     

Charles Stanley

You never get tired unless you stop and take time for it.     

Bob Hope

I am tired of being tired and talking about how tired I am.     

Amy Poehler

The tired spirit is a hungry spirit.     

Faith Puleston

When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.     

Samuel Johnson

You get very tired, and there was a certain amount of pain and you slow up. Your legs are so tired that you are in fact slowing. If you don't keep running, keep your blood circulating, the muscles stop pumping the blood back and you get dizzy.     

Roger Bannister

So you're tired of living / Feel like you might give in / Well don't. It's not your time     

Tomas Kalnoky

When you've exhausted all possibilities, remember this you haven't.     

Robert H. Schuller

I start to feel like I can't maintain the facade any longer, that I may just start to show through. And I wish I knew what was wrong. Maybe something about how stupid my whole life is. I don't know. Why does the rest of the world put up with the hypocrisy, the need to put a happy face on sorrow, the need to keep on keeping on?... I don't know the answer, I know only that I can't. I don't want any more vicissitudes, I don't want any more of this try, try again stuff. I just want out. I've had it. I am so tired. I am twenty and I am already exhausted.     

Elizabeth Wurtzel

Money and Corruption Are ruining the land Crooked politicians Betray the working man, Pocketing the profits And treating us like sheep, And we're tired of hearing promises That we know they'll never keep     

Ray Davies

My flame has gone out / My fuel has been spent / I forgot how to love / I can't pay the rent.     

Hugh McLeod