Contentment Quotes, Sayings about Satisfaction
I moaned because I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no feet.
Life is better if you are satisfied and happy with what you do and what you have.
– Dr T.P.Chia
He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.
I complained to God about having a husky voice,
Then I remembered about the deaf one.
When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
– François de La Rochefoucauld
Contentment is not the fulfillment of what you want, but the realization of how much you already have.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
– Joseph Addison
Sometimes the greenest grass is right beneath your feet.
Love came up to me showing me that a contented mind is best for growth.
I don’t want to own anything that won’t fit into my coffin.
– Fred A. Allen
If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.
– Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina
There is no treasure equal to contentment and no virtue equal to fortitude.
– Sarada Devi
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
– Thomas Fuller
Fortify thyself with contentment: that is an impregnable stronghold.
I don’t look for bliss, just contentment.
– Alison Krauss
My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more.
– Charles Lamb
One often learns more from ten days of agony than ten years of contentment.
– Merle Shain
True contentment comes with empathy.
– Tim Finn
When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment.
We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.
True humility is contentment.
– Henri Frederic Amiel
What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life.
– Hermann Hesse
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
– Thomas Chandler Haliburton
He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature.