Friday, May 06, 2005

Bore Quotes

We all denounce bores, but while we do so, let us remember that there is nobody who isn't a bore to somebody.  ~J.A. Spender There is no bore we dread being left alone with so much as our own minds.  ~James Russell Lowell One out of three hundred and twelve Americans is a bore... and a healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.  ~John Updike, Assorted Prose Every improvement in communication makes the bore more terrible.  ~Frank Moore Colby Everyone is a bore to someone.  That is unimportant.  The thing to avoid is being a bore to oneself.  ~Gerald Brenan A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.  ~B


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