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Contentment Quotes

Mark Twain
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.
Mark Twain
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Abraham Lincoln
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Abraham Lincoln
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Mark Twain
A man cannot be uncomfortable without his own approval
Mark Twain
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 Socrates
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty
Socrates
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God may allow His servant to succeed when He has disciplined him to a point where he does not need to succeed to be happy. The man who is elated by success and is cast down by failure is still a carnal man. At best his fruit will have a worm in it.
W. Tozer
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Mark Twain
Any so-called material thing that you want is merely a symbol: you want it not for itself, but because it will content your spirit for the moment.
Mark Twain
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A Sunday well-spent brings a week of content.
Proverb Proverbs
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Dalai Lama
If one's life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the elements. And finally, there is an intense delight in abandoning faulty states of mind and in cultivating helpful ones in meditation.
Dalai Lama
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Mark Twain
There is no salvation for us but to adopt Civilization and lift ourselves down to its level
Mark Twain
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
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Walter Landor,
Be always displeased at what thou art, if thou desire to attain to what thou art not; for where thou hast pleased thyself, there thou abidest.
Walter Landor,
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Granth Sahib
Let wisdom be your mother, and contentment your father. Let Truth be your brother - these are your best relatives.
Granth Sahib
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Bertolt Brecht
Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.
Bertolt Brecht
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Sathya Baba
A man's well-being depends upon his degree of contentment. 
Sathya Baba
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Sathya Baba
Greed yields only sorrow; contentment is best.
Sathya Baba
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Tenzin Gyatso
The true antidote to greed is contentment. If you have a strong sense of contentment, it doesn't matter whether you obtain the object of your desire or not. Either way, you are still content.
Tenzin Gyatso
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George Bernard Shaw
Go anywhere in England where there are natural, wholesome, contented, and really nice English people; and what do you always find? That the stables are the real center of the household.
George Bernard Shaw
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
Being ''contented'' ought to mean in English, as it does in French, being pleased. Being content with an attic ought not to mean being unable to move from it and resigned to living in it; it ought to mean appreciating all there is in such a position.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
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Think contentment the greatest wealth.
George Shelley
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 Buddha
Reverence, humility, contentment, gratitude and hearing the good Dhamma, this is the best good luck
Buddha
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Henri Frederic Amiel
True humility is contentment.
Henri Frederic Amiel
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To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problems of contentment.
George Woodberry
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The three indispensable of genius are: understanding, feeling, and perseverance; the three things that enrich genius are: contentment of mind, the cherishing of good thoughts, and the exercise of memory
Robert Southey
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Granth Sahib
Intuitive peace and poise, contentment, enduring satisfaction and bliss come through the Pleasure of the Master's Will.
Granth Sahib
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Granth Sahib
O Nanak, the Guru is the tree of contentment, with flowers of faith, and fruits of spiritual wisdom. Watered with the Lord's Love, it remains forever green; through the karma of good deeds and meditation, it ripens.
Granth Sahib
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Granth Sahib
Practice truth, contentment and kindness; this is the most excellent way of life. One who is so blessed by the Formless Lord God renounces selfishness, and becomes the dust of all.
Granth Sahib
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C.S. Lewis
You come of the Lord Adam and the Lady Eve,' said Aslan. 'And that is both honor enough to erect the head of the poorest beggar, and shame enough to bow the shoulders of the greatest emperor on earth. Be content.
C.S. Lewis
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As we become curators of our own contentment on the Simple Abundance path... we learn to savor the small with a grateful heart.
Sarah Breathnach
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The world is full of people looking for spectacular happiness while they snub contentment.
Doug Larson
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William Shakespeare
He that is well paid is well satisfied.
William Shakespeare
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