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1. "I don't know, Alexander, sometimes it gets so bad you can't think of nothing better to do than make it worse."
Author: Alexander Masters
2. "People, not just writers, are attracted to New Orleans because it's full of stories and listeners who love nothing better to do than to listen to them."
Author: Andrei Codrescu
3. "Gossip is just a tool to distract people who have nothing better to do from feeling jealous of those few of us still remaining with noble hearts."
Author: Anna Godbersen
4. "Idea for a short story. The shore of a lake, a young girl who's spent her whole life beside it, a girl like you She loves the lake the way a seagull does, and she's happy and free as a seagull. Then a man comes along, sees her, and ruins her life because he has nothing better to do. Destroys her like this seagull here."
Author: Anton Chekhov
5. "Julian tried to keep a pleasant smile on his face, though already it felt strained. He was uncomfortable with people who used the word blessed as a part of their everyday speech. The implication was that God was intervening in the minutiae of their lives, hanging around and helping them with their jobs or children or household chores as though He had nothing better to do. Maybe it was true, Julian thought wryly. Maybe that was why there were wars and murders and earthquakes and hurricanes. God was too busy helping real estate agents find new listings to deal with those other issues."
Author: Bentley Little
6. "When I've got nothing better to do, I look down the league table to see how Everton are getting along"
Author: Bill Shankly
7. "Lebedeva's eyes shone. "Masha, listen to me. Cosmetics are an extension of the will. Why do you think all men paint themselves when they go to fight? When I paint my eyes to match my soup, it is not because I have nothing better to do than worry over trifles. It says, I belong here, and you will not deny me. When I streak my lips red as foxgloves, I say, Come here, male. I am your mate, and you will not deny me. When I pinch my cheeks and dust them with mother-of-pearl, I say, Death, keep off, I am your enemy, and you will not deny me. I say these things, and the world listens, Masha. Because my magic is as strong as an arm. I am never denied."
Author: Catherynne M. Valente
8. "I had nothing better to do, had I, except recount my money and repaint my finger-nails and die of frustration?"
Author: Elaine Dundy
9. "I'm coming...but only because I have nothing better to do. - Riph Raph"
Author: J. Scott Savage
10. "All we'd need would be some Polyjuice Potion''What's what?' said Ron and Harry together.'Snape mentioned it in class a few week ago—''D'you think we've got nothing better to do in Potions than listen to Snape?' muttered Ron."
Author: J.K. Rowling
11. "Each morning in every family, men, women and children, if they have nothing better to do, tell each other their dreams.We are all at the mercy of the dream and we owe it to ourselves to submit its powers to the waking state."
Author: La Révolution Surréaliste
12. "If God has nothing better to do than punish schoolgirls for a bit of tomfoolery, then I've no use for God."
Author: Libba Bray
13. "...having nothing better to do, meandered off to a coffee shop and sat facing each other for a couple of hours, neither of them talking much but each coming to the general conclusion that the other was a person rather like himself..."
Author: Ryū Murakami
14. "Yet you're helping me. Why? (Arik)Nothing better to do. Eternity is boring. Really boring. I'm hoping that when you pop the seal on Atlantis, there will be a giant explosion to add some humor and interest to my life. If we're really lucky, Apollymi will come out and thoroughly entertain us with a massive fireworks display. Hell, if she does half of what she did last time, there will be belly rolls aplenty for those of us who hate the Olympians and humanity. (Solin)"
Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
15. "I don't travel anywhere without the PS3 and XBox. There's nothing better to do on long bus trips while on tour."
Author: Soulja Boy
16. "Dodger made haste towards the house of the Mayhews while in his mind he saw the cheerful face and hooked nose of Mister Punch, beating his wife, beating the policeman and throwing the baby away, which made all the children laugh. Why was that funny, he thought? Was that funny at all? He'd lived for seventeen years on the streets, and so he knew that, funny or not, it was real. Not all the time, of course, but often when people had been brought down so low that they could think of nothing better to do than punch: punch the wife, punch the child and then, sooner or later, endeavour to punch the hangman, although that was the punch that never landed and, oh how the children laughed at Mister Punch! But Simplicity wasn't laughing..."
Author: Terry Pratchett
17. "Some foreigners with full bellies and nothing better to do engage in finger-pointing at us. First, China does not export revolution; second, it does not export famine and poverty; and third, it does not mess around with you. So what else is there to say?"
Author: Xi Jinping
18. "What a strange demented feeling it gives me when I realize that I have spent whole days before this inkstone, with nothing better to do, jotting down at random whatever nonsensical thoughts have entered my head."
Author: Yoshida Kenkō

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