Quotes by tedious

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  • Stevie Smith
    Stevie Smith
    English poet and novelist 1902-1971
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    A man may forgive many wrongs, but he cannot easily forgive anyone who makes it plain that his conversation is tedious.
  • Christina Rossetti
    Christina Rossetti
    British poet 1830-1894
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    For there is no friend like a sister in calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, to fetch one if one goes astray, to lift one if one totters down, to strengthen whilst one stands.
  • St. Thomas Aquinas
    St. Thomas Aquinas
    Italian Dominican friar and Catholic priest 1225-1274
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    Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Gossip is charming! History is merely gossip. But scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
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    I consider it useless and tedious to represent what exists, because nothing that exists satisfies me. Nature is ugly, and I prefer the monsters of my fancy to what is positively trivial.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    If all the year were playing holidays, to sport would be as tedious as to work.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    It's absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale, vexing the dull ear of a drowsy man.
    Source: King John (1596)
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven't got the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Scandal: gossip made tedious by morality.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Surely a long life must be somewhat tedious, since we are forced to call in so many trifling things to help rid us of our time, which will never return.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Surely life, if it be not long, is tedious, since we are forced to call in the assistance of so many trifles to rid us of our time, of that time which never can return.
  • Og Mandino
    Og Mandino
    American author 1923-1996
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    The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of setting goals and achieving them. Even the most tedious chore will become endurable as you parade through each day convinced that every task, no matter how menial or boring, brings you closer to fulfilling your dreams.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    They are horribly tedious when they are good husbands, and abominably conceited when they are not.
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