The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.
Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers and are famous preservers of youthful looks.
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.
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.
You can't stop loving or wanting to love because when its right, it's the best thing in the world. When you're in a relationship and it's good, even if nothing else in your life is right, you feel like your whole world is complete.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty
There is no end of craving. Hence contentment alone is the best way to happiness. Therefore, acquire contentment.
Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.
We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.
It is better to want what you have than to have what you want.
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
What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life
Contentment is a kind of moral laziness; if thare want ennything but contentment in his world, man wouldn't be any more of a success than an angleworm is
It takes more distress and poison to kill someone who has peace of mind and loves life.
True contentment depends not upon what we have; a tub was large enough for Diogenes, but a world was too little for Alexander.
'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.'
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.
Man never has what he wants, because what he wants is everything.
If the Giver gives you a hill to plough, dont level it.
The time we enjoy wasting is usually a good indicator of our real values The best things in life feel like we feel when we waste our time!
One can endure sorrow alone, but it takes two to be glad.
A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.
I would do what I pleased, and doing what I pleased, I should have my will, and having my will, I should be contented; and when one is contented, there is no more to be desired; and when there is no more to be desired, there is an end of it.
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.