Punctuality is the virtue of the bored. Evelyn Waugh Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Punctuality Author Evelyn Waugh Source Journals of Evelyn Waugh Genre Autobiography and memoir Language English Time 1976 1970s 20th century Occupation Novelist Writer From United Kingdom Europe Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Waugh, Evelyn. "Easter (1962)." The Diaries of Evelyn Waugh. Little, Brown, 1976. Citation text copied to clipboard.