"Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence."
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"The contented man can be happy with what appears to be useless."
"When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere."
"My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more."
"Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content."
"To have what we want is riches; but to be able to do without is power."
"It is right to be contented with what we have, but never with what we are."
"Riches are not from abundance of worldly goods, but from a contented mind."
"One should either be sad or joyful. Contentment is a warm sty for eaters and sleepers."
"If you are content, you have enough to live comfortably."
"A Sunday well-spent brings a week of content."
"A consultant is someone who saves his client almost enough to pay his fee."
"While the doctors consult, the patient dies."
"A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world."
"I don't want to own anything that won't fit into my coffin."
"I have learned in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. [Philippians 4:11]"
"People are never free of trying to be content."
"There's naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion."
"Try to be like the turtle -- at ease in your own shell"
"There are some days when I think I'm going to die from an overdose of satisfaction."
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