Burnout Quotes


[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Lydiard” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one will burn out doing aerobic running. It is anaerobic running, which the American scholastic athletic system tends to put young athletes through, that burns them out.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bertrand Russell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Boredom is a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Craig Hlas” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes, caregivers just need to refresh their emotional sensibilities or overcome physical weariness. They need to reclaim their sense of mission and motivation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Curtis Tyrone Jones” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just because you take breaks doesn’t mean you’re broken.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dike Drummond” float=”none” width=”100%”]A tragic event at work can add to the usual stress of a busy practice to push you over the edge.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Earl Nightingale” float=”none” width=”100%”]You’ll find boredom when there’s an absence of a good idea.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elena Delle Donne” float=”none” width=”100%”]That’s the thing: You don’t understand burnout unless you’ve been burned out. And it’s something you can’t even explain. It’s just doing something you have absolutely no passion for.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Emily Nagoski” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nearly all the research on burnout is on professional burnout— specifically ‘people who help people,’ like teachers and nurses— but a growing area of research is ‘parental burnout.'[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Exodus 18:18″ float=”none” width=”100%”]You’ll burn out, and the people right along with you. this is way too much for you— you can’t do it alone.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gloria Steinem” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is a way of telling you that your form of activism was perhaps not very full circle.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gloria Steinem” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is a way of telling you that your form of activism was perhaps not very full circle.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Patrick Hickey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is not the result of doing too much; it is the result of not getting enough rest.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Melissa Steginus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is the result of too much energy output and not enough energy self-invested. In other words, it’s burning too much fuel than you’ve put in your tank.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Gungor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is what happens when you try to avoid being human for too long.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mokokoma Mokhonoana” float=”none” width=”100%”]Those who truly love their work have the tendency to get sick and tired of resting, and very quickly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Neil Young” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s better to burn out than it is to rust.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Neil Young” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s better to burn out than to fade away.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ram Dass” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is a state of mind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Raoul Vaneigem” float=”none” width=”100%”]We have a world of pleasures to win, and nothing to lose but boredom.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rex Baker” float=”none” width=”100%”]As long as you can see the light at the end of the tunnel, the burnout isn’t fatal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rex Baker” float=”none” width=”100%”]Changing jobs is not always the right answer to burnout. But if you’re going to leave your job, make sure you’ve got another opportunity in the wings. Leave on your terms, and don’t burn bridges.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sally Ann Berk” float=”none” width=”100%”]Righteous people are not perfect beings who never make mistakes, who never experience burnout. Rather righteous people are those who despite everything, despite falling, despite burnout, stand up, start all over again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sam Keen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout is nature’s way of telling you, you’ve been going through the motions your soul has departed; you’re a zombie, a member of the walking dead, a sleepwalker. False optimism is like administrating stimulants to an exhausted nervous system.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sam Keen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Burnout: nature’s way of telling you that you’ve been going through the motions, but your soul has departed; you’re a zombie, a member of the walking dead, a sleepwalker.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Saul Steinberg” float=”none” width=”100%”]The life of the creative person is led, directed, and controlled by boredom. Avoiding boredom is one of our most important purposes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Kaczmarski” float=”none” width=”100%”]The No. 1 cause of burnout is doing the same thing over and over again and not seeing results.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tenzin Gyatso” float=”none” width=”100%”]In dealing with those who are undergoing great suffering, if you feel “burnout” setting in, if you feel demoralized and exhausted, it is best, for the sake of everyone, to withdraw and restore yourself. The point is to have a long-term perspective.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Paciorek” float=”none” width=”100%”]Having to listen to someone talk about themselves when I want to talk about me.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Warren Austin” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is better that aged diplomats be bored than for the young men to die.[/wpsm_quote]