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  • Sri Swami Sivananda
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
    Sri Swami Sivananda
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    There is no end of craving. Hence contentment alone is the best way to happiness. Therefore, acquire contentment.
  • G. Woodberry
    G. Woodberry
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    To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problem of contentment.
  • George E. Woodberry
    George E. Woodberry
    American literary critic and poet 1855-1930
    George E. Woodberry
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    To feel that one has a place in life solves half the problems of contentment.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare.
  • Bern Williams
    Bern Williams
    English philosopher 1929-2003
    Bern Williams
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    We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.
  • Hermann Hesse
    Hermann Hesse
    German-born Swiss novelist and poet 1877-1962
    Hermann Hesse
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    What I always hated and detested and cursed above all things was this contentment, this healthiness and comfort, this carefully preserved optimism of the middle classes, this fat and prosperous brood of mediocrity.
  • Sarah Ban Breathnach
    Sarah Ban Breathnach
    American author and philanthropist 1947-
    Sarah Ban Breathnach
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    Whatever we are waiting for - peace of mind, contentment, grace, the inner awareness of simple abundance - it will surely come to us, but only when we are ready to receive it with an open and grateful heart.
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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    When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
  • Thomas Fuller
    Thomas Fuller
    English preacher and writer 1608-1661
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    Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
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