Contentment Quotes, Sayings about Satisfaction
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
I complained to God about having a husky voice,
Then I remembered about the deaf one.
Love came up to me showing me that a contented mind is best for growth.
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
– Thomas Fuller
Content makes poor men rich; discontentment makes rich men poor.
– Benjamin Franklin
A Sunday well- spent brings a week of content.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
– Joseph Addison
That best of blessings, a contented mind
Sometimes the greenest grass is right beneath your feet.
One often learns more from ten days of agony than ten years of contentment.
– Merle Shain
I don’t look for bliss, just contentment.
– Alison Krauss
There is no treasure equal to contentment and no virtue equal to fortitude.
– Sarada Devi
Contentment is the capital which will never diminish.
– Ali bin Abu- Talib
Contentment is the greatest form of wealth.
– Acharya Nagarjuna
My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more.
– Charles Lamb
When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
– François de La Rochefoucauld
When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment.
Pleasures that we seek are not happiness at its peak. For it is contentment that gives true fulfillment.
Instead of focusing on what’s missing, learn to appreciate what’s there.
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
– Thomas Chandler Haliburton
Fortify thyself with contentment: that is an impregnable stronghold.
We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.
There are some days when I think I’m going to die from an overdose of satisfaction.
– Salvador Dalí
I don’t want to own anything that won’t fit into my coffin.
– Fred A. Allen
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.