Gustave Flaubert Quotes About Boredom

Quotes about: Boredom
  • Isn’t ‘not to be bored’ one of the principal goals of life?

    Gustave Flaubert, Francis Steegmuller (1980). “The Letters of Gustave Flaubert: 1830-1857”, p.113, Harvard University Press
  • Maybe happiness too is a metaphor invented on a day of boredom

    Gustave Flaubert (2005). “November: Fragments in a Nondescript Style”, Hesperus Press
  • Boredom, that silent spider, was spinning its web in the darkness in every corner of her heart.

    Gustave Flaubert (2010). “Madame Bovary: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)”, p.60, Penguin

Gustave Flaubert

  • Born: December 12, 1821
  • Died: May 8, 1880
  • Occupation: Writer
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