More is more and less is a bore.
to my thinking, it is more pitiable to bore than to be bored.
Theatre can entertain, provoke, challenge, investigate, comfort and educate. It's arrogant of a playwright to think education is more important than anything else. Writing for the theatre does not give you permission to lecture, hector or bore.
Don't bore the public with mysterious designs.
In hell they will bore you, in heaven you will bore them.
The way to be a bore is to say everything.
The depth of the feeling continued to surprise and threaten me, but each time it hit again and I bore it. . . I would discover that it hadn't washed me away.
. . . The men eyed her with the automatic mix of curiosity, lust, and aesthetic judgment they always gave young women, subject to object, the way you'd stare at an animal. She pretended not to notice. To remind them she was a person was too much effort. Objects bore no guilt.
He is an old bore. Even the grave yawns for him.
Society is so slow. A feminist is a bore.
A historian has many duties. . . the first is not to slander; the second is not to bore
Every improvement in communication makes the bore more terrible.
They ravaged neither the rivers nor the forest, and if they irrigated, they took as little water as would serve their needs. The land and all that it bore they treated with consideration; not attempting to improve it, they never desecrated it.
Travel is the most private of pleasures. There is no greater bore than the travel bore. We do not in the least want to hear what he has seen in Hong-Kong.
He knew her now. She was the weird girl in the class above him, who dyed her hair pink and always wore a lot of pentragrams and crystals. Right now she was also wearing giant chandelier earings and a violent pink T-Shirt that bore the words ROMEO AND JULIET WOULDN'T HAVE LASTED.
I have a gift for enraging people, but if I ever bore you it will be with a knife.
Crassly put: When I write, I am trying not to bore myself and my readers.
Dear Grandmamma, with what we give. We humbly pray that you may live. For many, many happy years: Although you bore us all to tears.
The kids out there want something they can relate to, something that's real; most of that whiny stuff isn't real. The cheesy pop songs just bore me to death.
I was just very conscious that I could either bore people by having the music be similar for too long, or I could just wear them out and bore them in a different way by having it changing too much every minute or two minutes. So, there was that kind of balance to get right.
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