Contentment Quotes, Sayings about Satisfaction - Page 2
If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.
- Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina
The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.
- Oscar Wilde
Don’t compare. Be contented with yourself. Enjoy, delight – help yourself to be yourself.
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
- Thomas Chandler Haliburton
True humility is contentment.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
True contentment comes with empathy.
- Tim Finn
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
Fortify thyself with contentment: that is an impregnable stronghold.
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
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
– Gautama Buddha
Love came up to me showing me that a contented mind is best for growth.
Contentment is the greatest form of wealth.
– Acharya Nagarjuna
What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life.
- Hermann Hesse
We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.
Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.
- Bertolt Brecht
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
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
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
A Sunday well- spent brings a week of content.
He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature.