Quotes on Contentment
"Our own words have an effect on our moods, so it is best to say something that will help you feel good rather than something that will make you mad or sad."
Joyce Meyer, eat the cookie. . .buy the shoes
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire. Thomas Fuller
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship. Buddha
In contentment and joy are found the height and perfection of all love towards our neighbor. William Ames
A youthful mind is seldom totally free from ambition; to curb that, is the first step to contentment, since to diminish expectation is to increase enjoyment. Frances Burney
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
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy. Lao Tzu
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure. Abraham Lincoln
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions. Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody. Benjamin Franklin
The recipe for perpetual ignorance is a very simple and effective one: be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.
There is no end of craving. Hence contentment alone is the best way to happiness. Therefore, acquire contentment.
True contentment comes with empathy.
"Happiness consists not in having much, but in being content with little."
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