I just stumbled on a great quote, but it does it really apply universally?
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
Lovely, really, but not always true.
Think of the two year old who has put his/her hand on top of a hot burner?
What about the kid who discovers the truth about Santa?
In my own life, the dog who can't wait to find out what new goodies are in the trash can.
I don't even want to go into politics ...