Quotes: uninteresting

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  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
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    Being too good is apt to be uninteresting.
  • David Malouf
    David Malouf
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    I knew that the world around you is only uninteresting if you can't see what is really going on. The place you come from is always the most exotic place you'll ever encounter because it is the only place where you recognise how many secrets and mysteries there are in people's lives.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    If we were not all so excessively interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that none of us would be able to endure it.
  • Schopenhauer
    Schopenhauer
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    If we were not all so interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that none of us would be able to endure it.
  • Brooks Atkinson
    Brooks Atkinson
    American theatre critic 1894-1984
    Brooks Atkinson
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    In the ideal sense nothing is uninteresting; there are only uninterested people.
  • Francis H. Bradley
    Francis H. Bradley
    British Philosopher 1846-1924
    Francis H. Bradley
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    It is by a wise economy of nature that those who suffer without change, and whom no one can help, become uninteresting. Yet so it may happen that those who need sympathy the most often attract it the least.
  • Margaret Oliphant
    Margaret Oliphant
    British writer, historian 1828-1897
    Margaret Oliphant
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    Perhaps, on the whole, embarrassment and perplexity are a kind of natural accompaniment to life and movement; and it is better to be driven out of your senses with thinking which of two things you ought to do than to do nothing whatever, and be utterly uninteresting to all the world.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    There are no uninteresting things, there are only uninterested people.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    There is no such thing on earth as an uninteresting subject; the only thing that can exist is an uninterested person.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    There was never yet an uninteresting life. Such a thing is an impossibility. Inside of the dullest exterior there is a drama, a comedy, and a tragedy.
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