Contentment Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Acharya N_G_Rjuna” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is the greatest form of wealth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aesop” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”C. J. Jackson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is accepting what God has given us, and, by His strength, making the most of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Lamb” float=”none” width=”100%”]My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Grayson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment, and indeed usefulness, comes as the infallible result of great acceptances, great humilities of not trying to make ourselves this or that, but of surrendering ourselves to the fullness of life of letting life flow through us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Denis Waitley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is for cows; a challenging purpose is for people.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eliza Cook” float=”none” width=”100%”]Content hangs not so high but that a man on the ground may reach it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth Gilbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]At some point, you gotta let go, and sit still, and allow contentment to come to you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Epictetus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Epicurus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ethel Watts Mumford” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment: The smother of invention.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Francois La Rochefoucauld” float=”none” width=”100%”]When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Tyger” float=”none” width=”100%”]Progress is not created by contented people.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fred Estabrook” float=”none” width=”100%”]A man who is contented with what he has done will never become famous for what he will do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fred Van Amburgh” float=”none” width=”100%”]Neither circumstances nor surroundings can bring contentment. Only by fitting ourselves to meet conditions as they are, calmly and courageously, may we hope to reconcile ourselves to our position and conditions of life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”G. K. Chesterton” float=”none” width=”100%”]True contentment is a real, even an active virtue – not only affirmative but creative. It is the power of getting out of any situation all there is in it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Woodberry” float=”none” width=”100%”]To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problems of contentment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry S. Haskins” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment has been worn as a crown by no end of sleepy heads.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hung Ko” float=”none” width=”100%”]The contented man can be happy with what appears to be useless.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Indian Proverbs” float=”none” width=”100%”]A harvest of peace grows from seeds of contentment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Mackintosh” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is right to be contented with what we have, but never with what we are.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jiddu Krishnamurti” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is never the outcome of fulfillment, of achievement, or of the possession of things; it is not born of action or inaction. It comes with the fullness of what is, not in the alteration of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Balguy” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is a pearl of great price, and whoever procures it at the expense of ten thousand desires makes a wise and a happy purchase.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Ford” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment gives a crown, where fortune hath denied it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joni Eareckson Tada” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment … has an internal quietness of heart that gladly submits to God in all circumstances.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jose Saramago” float=”none” width=”100%”]The wise man contents himself with what he has, until such time as he invents something better.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Addison” float=”none” width=”100%”]A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josh Billings” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is a kind of moral laziness; if there wasn’t anything but contentment in his world, man wouldn’t be any more of a success than an angleworm is.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ken Clark” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is not about getting what you want. Contentment is about wanting what you’ve got.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lao Tzu” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lao Tzu” float=”none” width=”100%”]He who is contented is rich.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lao Tzu” float=”none” width=”100%”]He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lao Tzu” float=”none” width=”100%”]To know when you have enough is to be rich beyond measure.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lin Yutang” float=”none” width=”100%”]The secret of contentment is knowing how to enjoy what you have, and to be able to lose all desire for things beyond your reach.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Linda Dillow” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ultimately, contentment is more a shift in attitude than a change in circumstances.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Luci Swindoll” float=”none” width=”100%”]The key to contentment is to consider. Consider who you are and be satisfied with that. Consider what you have and be satisfied with that. Consider what God’s doing and be satisfied with that. You will be amazed at how much more comfortable you’ll feel with yourself. Finally, consider this: If contentment cannot be found within yourself, you’ll never find it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marie Ebner-Eschenbach” float=”none” width=”100%”]To be content with little is hard; to be content with much, impossible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mohandas Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Man falls from the pursuit of the ideal of plan living and high thinking the moment he wants to multiply his daily wants. Man’s happiness really lies in contentment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nancy Leigh Demoss” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment is just the realization that God has already provided for me today all that I need for my present peace and happiness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Plautus” float=”none” width=”100%”]A contented mind is the best source for trouble.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Plautus” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you are content, you have enough to live comfortably.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Saint Timothy” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good life with contentment is itself a great wealth. For we brought nothing with us into this world, and we can take nothing out of it. So if we have enough of what we need, let us be content with that.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shantidasa” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment has the ability to squeeze out of every situation all the good there is to get.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Socrates” float=”none” width=”100%”]He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Socrates” float=”none” width=”100%”]He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Swami Sivananda” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no end of craving. Hence contentment alone is the best way to happiness. Therefore, acquire contentment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Fuller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discontentment makes rich people poor while contentment makes poor people rich.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]The secret of contentment is the realization that life is a gift, not a right.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vivian Greene” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not our circumstances that create our discontent or contentment. It is us.[/wpsm_quote]