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Boredom

March 2009

…boredom is a complex phenomenon and by and large a product of repetition. It would seem, then, that the best remedy against it would be constant inventiveness and originality. That is what you, young and new-fangled, would hope for. Alas, life won't supply you with that option, for life's main medium is precisely repetition.

— Joseph Brodsky, Listening to Boredom

KT commented:

Magnificent.

I find expecting less of life works well.