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Being on a Michael Bay set is... well, it's the only set I've ever been on. But I would imagine there's no set that's run quite like it. It's big, it's loud, it's powerful, it's intense, it's dirty, it's hot, it's sweaty - and it's really exciting. There's never a dull moment; there's never a quiet moment.
I worry sometimes that I'm a bit moralistic; always writing about men who are learning to grow up, not be so self-absorbed, selfish or badly behaved. I wonder if that's dull and liberal and wimpy? I should probably write something that celebrates wickedness.
Revolution today is taken for granted, and in consequence becomes rather dull.
I've had a lot of books rejected in my time. My first novel, which didn't get published, was, with hindsight, crashingly dull.
You have to be as fully prepared for the dull game as you are for the great game, or else you won't be prepared for the great one.
You can imagine the kind of dinner parties I had to go to at a young age... pretty dull.
Technique! The very word is like a shriek of outraged Art. It is the idiot name given to effort by those who are too weak, too weary, or too dull to play the game. The mighty have no theory of technique.
No one would want to read a book in which I explain the science of cloning because it would be very dull and it would also make no sense.
I maintain that many an inventor, many a diplomat, many a financier is a sounder philosopher than all those who practice the dull craft of experimental psychology.
You have to be careful so you don't make your character dull and predictable. Sometimes you have to bend the script a little... The bad guys are mostly the same on the paper... A bad guy wouldn't think of himself as bad.
A Local Government Stationery Store is something to behold. It's like walking through the back of a cupboard into a really dull Narnia.
In a free country, government is a dull and onerous responsibility. It is a parent-teacher conference.
P. J. O'Rourke
Sarah Palin embarrasses herself almost immediately upon opening her mouth to speak or upon moving her fingers to send messages to her dull flock.
After marriage, a woman's sight becomes so keen that she can see right through her husband without looking at him, and a man's so dull that he can look right through his wife without seeing her.
His life, though none too long, Was never dull: Of woman, wine and song Bill had his full.
Robert W. Service
The man must have a rare recipe for melancholy, who can be dull in Fleet Street.
It is respectable to have no illusions, and safe, and profitable and dull.
The scene is dull. Tell him to put more life into his dying.
My life's actually been quite dull; it's not all that glamorous.
If the individual is a unit in a corporate mass, his life is not merely brutish and short, but dull and mechanical.
It is a sign of a dull nature to occupy oneself deeply in matters that concern the body; for instance, to be over much occupied about exercise, about eating and drinking, about easing oneself, about sexual intercourse.
Just because your ad looks good is no insurance that it will get looked at. How many people do you know who are impeccably groomed... but dull?
Too many church services start at eleven sharp and end at twelve dull.
Sometimes, I wonder where my place in this town called 'Hollywood' is - and that can give you a really dull headache.
The idea that seeing life means going from place to place and doing a great variety of obvious things is an illusion natural to dull minds.
Charles Horton Cooley
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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