When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everyone will respect you.
Until you make peace with who you are, you'll never be content with what you have.
I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.
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The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.
Since we cannot get what we like, let us like what we can get.
You are rich, when you are content and happy with what you have.
A Sunday well-spent brings a week of content.
Love matches are made by people who are content, for a month of honey, to condemn themselves to a life of vinegar.
When you can think of yesterday without regret and tomorrow without fear, you are near contentment.
He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.
My crown is in my heart, not on my head, Nor decked with diamonds and Indian stones, Nor to be seen: My crown is called content: A crown it is, that seldom kings enjoy.
What progress we are making. In the Middle Ages they would have burned me. Now they are content with burning my books.
He has the most, who is content with the least.
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.
You can't have everything. Where would you put it?
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won't have to hunt for happiness.
Contentment is not the fulfillment of what you want, but the realization of how much you already have.
Be content to be what you are, and prefer nothing to it, and do not fear or wish for your last day.
He has the most who is most content with the least.
Success is getting and achieving what you want.
Happiness is wanting and being content with what you get.
Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content.
To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problems of contentment.
Despite the enormous quantity of books, how few people read! And if one reads profitably, one would realize how much stupid stuff the vulgar herd is content to swallow every day.
I resent the idea that people would blame the messenger for the message, rather than looking at the content of the message itself.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.
A sunday well-spent brings a week of content.
We need much less than we think we need.
A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.
The greatest wealth is to live content with little, for there is never want where the mind is satisfied.
Who with a little cannot be content, endures an everlasting punishment.
The ninety and nine are with dreams, content but the hope of the world made new, is the hundredth man who is grimly bent on making those dreams come true.
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.
What makes us discontented with our condition is the absurdly exaggerated idea we have of the happiness of others.
My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
Try to be like the turtle -- at ease in your own shell
For I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. St. Paul In Philippians 4:11
Riches are not from abundance of worldly goods, but from a contented mind.
If you are content, you have enough to live comfortably.
He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature.
The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear so.
I have learned in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. Philippians 4:11
Content makes poor men rich; discontentment makes rich men poor.
To have what we want is riches; but to be able to do without is power.
One should either be sad or joyful. Contentment is a warm sty for eaters and sleepers.
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.
Most people are content to let perfect days happen at random rather than PLAN for them.
Societies have always been shaped more by the nature of the media by which men communicate than by the content of the communication.
A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race.
There's naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion.
Happy the man who can endure the highest and the lowest fortune.
He, who has endured such vicissitudes with equanimity, has deprived misfortune of its power.
He that is well paid is well satisfied.