On some level we fear boredom. A deeper explanation is that we are afraid that an extended pause would give us the time to realize that our lives are not as meaningful and fulfilled as we would like them to be. The time for contemplation has become an object of fear, a demon.

Brain Pickings

5 thoughts on “Boredom

  1. And I’m thinking that those extended pauses are the times/places in my life when/where I can derive the most benefit, during which I am connected with the messages that enable me to realize how meaningful and fulfilled my life actually is!!!
    In loving spirit, Eleanor


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