Tedious Quotes

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 achieving your dreams.

Og Mandino

Mr. Herschel brought with him the calculations of the computers, and we commenced the tedious process of verification. After a time many discrepancies occurred, and at one point these discordances were so numerous that I exclaimed, "I wish to God these calculations had been executed by steam," to which Herschel replied, "It is quite possible."

Charles Babbage

If all the year were playing holidays, To sport would be as tedious as to work; But when they seldom come, they wished for come.

William Shakespeare

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.

Samuel Johnson

To pile up honey upon sugar, and sugar upon honey, to an interminable tedious sweetness.

Charles Lamb

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.

Pierre Charles Baudleaire

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.

Christina Rossetti

It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.

Oscar Wilde

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

Og Mandino

What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease

Alexander Pope

If all the year were playing holidays, to sport would be as tedious as to work.

William Shakespeare

When the philosopher's argument becomes tedious, complicated, and opaque, it is usually a sign that he is attempting to prove as true to the intellect what is plainly false to common sense

Edward Abbey

Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.

Oscar Wilde

They are horribly tedious when they are good husbands, and abominably conceited when they are not.

Oscar Wilde

Whatever you do they will love you; even if they don't love you they are connected to you till you die. You can be boring and tedious with sisters, whereas you have to put on a good face with friends.

Deborah Moggach

How tedious is a guilty conscience

John Webster

What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.

Alexander Pope

It's absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.

Oscar Wilde

It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.

Oscar Wilde

Three blokes go into a pub. One of them is a little bit stupid, and the whole scene unfolds with a tedious inevitability.

Bill Bailey

I found it intellectually numbing, tedious in the extreme. All you were was a sort of high-powered social worker and perhaps not even a good one. So I won't miss that.

Anthony Louis

That which is repeated too often becomes insipid and tedious.

Nicolas Boileau-Despraux

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