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  • Quentin Crisp
    Quentin Crisp
    English writer and actor 1908-1999
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    Decency must be an even more exhausting state to maintain than its opposite. Those who succeed seem to need a stupefying amount of sleep.
  • Richard E. Byrd
    Richard E. Byrd
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    Few men during their lifetime comes anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
    American actor 1963-
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    I can't tell you the thrill and joy of when I was cast in my first Broadway show. Granted, it was 'Starlight Express' and it was exhausting, but it was my first time on Broadway, and there was nothing like it.
  • Bertolt Brecht
    Bertolt Brecht
    German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
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    I see with sympathy
    The swollen veins on his brow, showing
    How exhausting it is to be evil.
    Source: The Mask of Evil
  • Angela Davis
    Angela Davis
    American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author 1944-
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    Invisible, repetitive, exhausting, unproductive, uncreative - these are the adjectives which most perfectly capture the nature of housework.
    Source: Women, Race, & Class (2011) 222
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Nothing is so exhausting as indecision, and nothing is so futile.
    Source: The conquest of happiness
  • Antonio Tabucchi
    Antonio Tabucchi
    Italian writer and academic 1943-
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    People with lots of doubts sometimes find life more oppressive and exhausting than others, but they're more energetic - they aren't robots.
  • Wilson Mizner
    Wilson Mizner
    American Author 1876-1933
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    Popularity is exhausting. The life of the party almost always winds up in a corner with an overcoat over him.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    Prolonged, indiscriminate reviewing of books is a quite exceptionally thankless, irritating and exhausting job. It not only involves praising trash but constantly inventing reactions towards books about which one has no spontaneous feeling whatever.
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    American Author 1906-
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    The most exhausting thing in life, I have discovered, is being insincere.
    Source: Gift from the Sea (1955) ch. 2
  • Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
    Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
    American journalist, essayist and memoirist 1934-2002
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    To live exhilaratingly in and for the moment is deadly serious work, fun of the most exhausting sort.
  • Callie Thorne
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    Whatever God or whatever higher power you believe in, they brought us to this earth in a perfect way, and you have to learn to love yourself. Otherwise, it's an exhausting way to be.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do them part.
  • Billy Porter
    Billy Porter
    American actor and singer 1969-
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    When you're doing what you love, it's not exhausting at all, actually. It's completely empowering and exhilarating.
  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
    American writer and columnist
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    Why do I find the fantasy - husband, family, kids - exhausting instead of alluring? Is there something wrong with me? Do I have a life?
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