Why are people so boring

10 habits of extremely boring people

We all fear boredom - that we are bored, or worse, that we are bored with others.

For example, in a 2014 University of Virginia study, participants gave themselves electric shocks so that they wouldn't have to spend 15 minutes alone with their thoughts.

On “Quora” the users discussed a similar topic in a thread: What makes people boring?

We have summarized the most important points of this discussion for you so that you can find out which aspects of your life may seem boring to others. In this way you can also prevent yourself from becoming a bore.

Drake Baer contributed to an earlier version of this article.

10 habits of extremely boring people

10 habits of extremely boring people

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  • Boring people have no balance in their conversations

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  • Boring people cannot tell if others are interested in the conversation

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  • Boring people cannot make others laugh

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  • Boring people always do the same thing

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  • Boring people never have anything to say in conversations

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  • Boring people don't have an opinion of their own

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  • Boring people don't know how to tell a good story

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  • Boring people cannot see things from a different perspective

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  • Boring people have nothing new to add

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  • Boring people don't involve anyone in the conversation

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