"When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment."
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"It is invariable found that a content man is usually a weak one."
"To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problems of contentment."
"You can't have everything. Where would you put it?"
"I believe that truth has only one face: that of a violent contradiction."
"I have forced myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste."
"Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her inconsistencies in principle."
"All concord's born of contraries."
"Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth."
"How can what an Englishman believes be hearsay? It is a contradiction in terms."
"Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes)."
"The well-bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves."
"Where there is much light, the shadow is deep."
"The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together."
"Only my condemnation injures me."
"If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough."
"Content makes poor men rich; discontentment makes rich men poor."
"Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire."
"Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence."
"The contented man can be happy with what appears to be useless."
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