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The first requirement of a statesman is that he be dull. This is not always easy to achieve.
Dean Acheson Category: Dull
In all private quarrels the duller nature is triumphant by reason of dullness.
George Eliot Category: Dull
There is an incessant influx of novelty into the world and yet we tolerate incredible dullness.
Henry David Thoreau Category: Dull
To the dull mind all nature is leaden. To the illumined mind the whole world burns and sparkles with light.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Category: Dull
Sherry is dull naturally dull; but it must have taken him a great deal of pains to become what we now see him. Such an access of stupidity sir is not in Nature. Of Thomas Sheridan (1719–1788) actor lecturer and author:
Dr. Samuel Johnson Category: Dull