Contentment Quotes, Sayings about Satisfaction
Wishing things were different is a great way to torture yourself.
Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
My to-do list for today:
- Count my blessings
- Practice kindness
- Let go of what I can’t control
- Listen to my heart
- Be productive yet calm
- Just breathe
Stop looking for reasons to be unhappy. Focus on the things you do have, and the reasons you should be happy.
Always appreciate what you have. There is always someone out there who wishes that had what you have.
Today, I will look around & enjoy all the beautiful things that are around me rather than yearn for things that are beyond my control & become miserable.
A man may be happy anywhere that knows how to be contented.
- Wellins Calcott
Life is not hard, it’s us making it hard, because we want more than what we deserve.
Instead of focusing on what’s missing, learn to appreciate what’s there.
There are two ways to get enough.
One is to to continue to accumulate more and more.
The other is to desire less.
- G.K. Chesterton
The happiest people don’t have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything.
I complained to God about having a husky voice,
Then I remembered about the deaf one.
Wealth is not in vast riches but wealth is in self-contentment.
Life is better if you are satisfied and happy with what you do and what you have.
- Dr T.P.Chia
Better to be happy with the cod fish in your plate now, than to linger for the taste of a tuna that is still swimming in the sea.
The best may come the best may leave, you do not know the best unless you know what you already have.
If you can’t be a superstar, be a star.
Sometimes the greenest grass is right beneath your feet.
God give me nothing I wanted. He gave me everything I needed.
Life is like a deck of cards, you get what you’re given. Be satisfied, nobody knows who you really are till you show your hand.
It’s useless, wasting time thinking about what you don’t have.
People are never happy with what they have. They want what they had. Or what others have.
People are always looking for more and forget about what they already have.
We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.
- Frederick Keonig