Content Quotes

Agur said, “Give me neither poverty nor riches”; and this will ever be the prayer of the wise. Our incomes should be like our shoes: if too small, they will gall and pinch us, but if too large, they will cause us to stumble and to trip. But wealth, after all, is a relative thing, […]

He has the most who is most content with the least.

He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.

Content is the philosopher’s stone, that turns all it touches into gold.

Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.

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 a man has come to that point where he is so content that he says; I do not want to know any more, or do any more or be any more, he is in a state of which he ought to be changed into a mummy.

Contentment iz a kind of moral laziness; if thare want ennything but kontentment in his world, man wouldn’t be any more of a suckcess than an angleworm iz.

Who is content with nothing possesses all things.