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Letter "C" » contentment
«Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers, and are fatuous preservers of youthful looks»
«Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.»
«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»
«If one's life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the elements. And finally, there is an intense delight in abandoning faulty states of mind and in cultivating helpful ones in meditation.»
Author: Dalai Lama
, The Elements
«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»
«But godliness with contentment is great gain.»
«Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.»
«Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.»
«Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty»
«Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.»